October 17, 2011
The Bonus Boom – Wall Street’s Unjust Rewards, by the Numbers 9 Wall Street Execs Who Cashed In on the Crisis – Meet the moguls who made out like bandits The Real Size of the Bailout How Banks Got Too Big to Fail Federal Campaign Cash From Financial Sector We’re Paying WHOM [...]
August 4, 2011
Today was a really bad day for Wall Street. The Dow fell more than 512 points, with the other indices following suit in a big way. Crude oil fell more than $5, and the price of gas dropped $0.19. The combination of these kinds of drops hasn’t been seen since 2008. So [...]
June 15, 2011
How big was your pay raise last year? Was it anywhere near 36%? Oh, you didn’t get that much you say? Well, you should have been a Wall Street banker. The average pay increase for them was 36%.
If you noticed that the quoted increase is an “average” it’s because some got [...]