To the editor: The article quotes a sports economist who says the way investment bank Goldman Sachs structures deals to build stadiums like the one proposed for the NFL in Carson — by creating a public authority — saves the teams perhaps hundreds of millions of dollars by avoiding property and...
“Three business bigwigs from Blackstone, Saks Fifth Avenue and Goldman Sachs are backing a new app that offers free swag to users in exchange for watching 15-second video ads,” reports our friend Claire Atkinson in the New York Post. The...
This week, Goldman Sachs's research team published a massive note on the future of the global auto industry. Really, it was a note on the future of human mobility. But are these trends inevitable? Will they really transform the way we...Show More Summary
"Determining what's going economically while the world's economic Jumbotron is on the blink is neither that simple nor that obvious."
A former partner at Goldman Sachs has joined forces with an ex-bank robber for a new partnership. It's not one that should worry anyone on Wall Street. In fact, they're all welcome to join. Ex-banker J. Christopher Flowers' foundation...Show More Summary
And backing up the rear for bonus across the pond: Société Générale.
By Jamie McGeever LONDON (Reuters) - Bankers at Goldman Sachs received the highest bonuses in London's banking industry this year but bonuses paid out by the top 10 banks were down overall compared to last year, a survey published on Wednesday showed. Show More Summary
The FBI agent who oversaw the Bernard Madoff investigation is now working for Goldman Sachs Group. ||| Manhattan - The FBI agent who oversaw the Bernard Madoff investigation and helped pioneer the use of wiretaps that yielded dozens of insider-trading convictions is now working for Goldman Sachs Group. Show More Summary
One size really doesn't fit all when it comes to office design. Office design trends tend to come in cycles. The open plan office has been in vogue for years now, with companies from Google to Goldman Sachs to American Express to Bloomberg building workspaces without partitions. Show More Summary
Four-year-old London-based foreign exchange platform Kantox just scored a very important investor — Patrick de Nonneville. De Nonneville was until January a top European executive at Goldman Sachs but left the pinnacle of traditional...Show More Summary
Late last month we outlined an IBTimes report which showed that Goldman Sachs paid nearly a quarter of a million dollars to Bill Clinton for a speech before lobbying the State Department (then run by Hillary Clinton) on legislation tied...Show More Summary
Goldman's recent forecast calls for basically no gains on the S&P 500 over the next 12 months.
Patrick Carroll moves from the FBI to Wall Street
Although it may not be the obvious hero, usually more Vampire Squid than White Knight, Goldman and its cohorts could be responsible for transitioning the renewables sector from a fragmented and esoteric industry to one of mainstream dominance. They’ve facilitated the development of world-encompassing industries before and they will do it again. Read More
Lloyd Blankfein, Chairman and CEO of Goldman Sachs, and Hillary Rodham Clinton. (AP/Mark Lennihan) “Clinton’s campaign staff is working overtime… to show how well she relates to ordinary Americans,” writes Elizabeth Schulte at Jacobin. Show More Summary
Late last month we highlighted an IB Times report which showed that Goldman Sachs paid Bill Clinton some $200,000 for a speech ahead of an effort to lobby The State Department (then led by Hillary Clinton) on Export-Import Bank legislation tied to a $75 million purchase order from a Chinese company to a Goldman-owned aircraft manufacturer. Show More Summary
When San Diego Chargers executives needed help raising $1.7 billion for a football stadium in Carson, they turned to the professionals: Goldman Sachs.
The investment bank, eager to court technology businesses while a boom is luring billions of investor dollars, held its annual meeting in San Francisco.
With stocks crossing new highs ever so often these days, going short can be tricky. And traders at the big hedge funds have their targets on stocks they believe will tumble. Goldman Sachs' latest Hedge Fund Trend Monitor identifies 50...Show More Summary
Hedge funds remain overloaded with shares of Actavis (ACT), Apple (AAPL) and Facebook (FB), but can thank small-caps and energy stocks for decent performance so far this year. Goldman Sachs’ (GS) Ben Snider and team summarized first-quarter hedge fund positioning in the wake of last week’s filing dump, as well as performance trends, on Thursday. [...]