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    1. June 22, 2015

      Clearing houses reduce risk, they do not eliminate it

      What innovation has done most to reduce risk in capital markets in the past decade? A leading contender is surely the...

    2. June 16, 2015

      Goldman joins online lenders’ club

      Six months ago Goldman Sachs was a lead underwriter on the initial public offering of Lending Club, the biggest and...

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    1. Brazil & the US 2013

      Politics put to one side in sign of closer ties...
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    1. April 10, 2015

      Goldman Sachs adopts new targets on executive pay packages

      Goldman Sachs placed new targets on the pay package of Lloyd Blankfein and other top executives in response to...

    2. March 19, 2015

      Big banks braced for rate rise boon

      Do not look to Goldman Sachs for a clear forecast on US interest rates: its top executives have different views. Lloyd...

    3. March 2, 2015

      Gordon Dyal to retire from Goldman Sachs

      Gordon Dyal, a former global head of M&A at Goldman Sachs, has decided to retire from the investment bank, according to...

    4. February 10, 2015

      Apple first to top $700bn valuation at close of day

      Apple became the first US company to record a stock market valuation above $700bn at the close of trading, prompting...

    5. The World

      January 22, 2015

      Davos debate focuses on eurozone QE

      There is no doubt what the big issue is at the World Economic Forum on Thursday – the European Central Bank decision...

    6. December 18, 2014

      Goldman elevates Murdoch banker to key job

      Goldman Sachs appointed John Waldron as co-head of investment banking on Thursday, promoting the relatively young...

    7. December 5, 2014

      Jamie Dimon has ‘no evidence of cancer’

      Jamie Dimon, chief executive of JPMorgan Chase, disclosed there was “no evidence of cancer in my body” in a memo on...

    8. November 12, 2014

      Goldman Sachs elevates 78 to partner cadre

      Many are called, few chosen. Goldman Sachs has appointed just 78 new partners, a modest increase on a low of 70 in...

    9. June 11, 2014

      Wall Street loses its man in the House

      From the mountains of Switzerland to the beaches of the Hamptons, Eric Cantor mixed in the milieu of Wall Street. It...

    10. FT Alphaville

      May 28, 2014

      The Closer

      FURTHER FURTHER READING - Mobile is eating global attention. - Google cars: a first drive. - Why have Americans stopped...

    11. May 28, 2014

      Goldman Sachs’ Gary Cohn blames economy for trading declines

      Gary Cohn, president of Goldman Sachs, blamed the world economy rather than regulation for sharp declines in trading...

    12. May 6, 2014

      Goldman provides art-backed loan to Cohen

      Steven Cohen, the billionaire co-founder of SAC Capital, the hedge fund that pleaded guilty to insider trading last...

    13. March 10, 2014

      Virtu IPO to value Viola stake at $2bn

      Few outside Wall Street have heard of Virtu Financial, the proprietary high-frequency trading firm, and its founder,...

    14. February 27, 2014

      Keeping the faith in commodity trading

      The commodities trading landscape is changing. Faced with rising costs, increased regulation and directionless markets,...

    15. July 31, 2013

      Goldman relents in metals warehousing row

      Goldman Sachs has bowed to a barrage of criticism of its activities in the metals markets, proposing a series of...

    16. July 14, 2013

      Finance: Upsetting the narrative

      When Fabrice Tourre steps into a lower Manhattan courtroom on Monday, all of Goldman Sachs’s finely crafted public...

    17. May 30, 2013

      Goldman attracts 17,000 intern applicants

      Goldman Sachs has hired 350 investment banking summer interns out of 17,000 applications, claiming it has “no problem”...

    18. May 16, 2013

      Deal making: Lucrative business transactions help cash flow in both directions

      The day he announced his $28bn deal to buy Heinz, the US food group, Warren Buffett, known as the “Sage of Omaha”,...

    19. April 14, 2013

      Goldman adds new strategy with Motif deal

      Goldman Sachs is diverging from its usual strategies with a bet on the business of everyday retail investors. The...

    20. April 12, 2013

      Blankfein pay up 75% at Goldman Sachs

      Goldman Sachs paid Lloyd Blankfein $21m last year, an increase of 75 per cent on 2011, according to the bank’s annual...

    21. April 4, 2013

      Goldman and JPM benefit as rivals retreat

      Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase are reaping the rewards as rivals suffer a decline in investment banking and capital...

    22. January 2, 2013

      Goldman pays stock awards before tax vote

      Goldman Sachs paid 10 of its top executives $65m worth of restricted stock hours before Congress voted to raise taxes...

    23. November 13, 2012

      Goldman’s Blankfein in warning over cuts

      The financial industry should not go “overboard” in cutting costs in reaction to current market conditions, the chief...

    24. August 14, 2012

      Judge dismisses Goldman shareholder suit

      Goldman Sachs has scored its third legal victory in a week after a New York judge dismissed a law suit filed by...

    25. June 15, 2012

      Goldman shakes up merchant unit

      Goldman Sachs is shaking up the management of its merchant banking division after the departure of three senior...

    26. FT Alphaville

      May 24, 2012

      Showing Goldman how Twitter works...

      Trouble getting this stuff through compliance…? Just the one tweet so far from Goldman Sachs on its own shareholder...

    27. May 18, 2012

      Buffett on list of Gupta trial witnesses

      Warren Buffett, the billionaire investor, and Lloyd Blankfein, Goldman Sachs’ chief executive, are among the business...

    28. April 25, 2012

      Investment banks seek new models for Asia

      Making Asia the seat for a top investment banking role with global responsibilities is a clear statement of intent for...

    29. April 13, 2012

      Goldman cuts Blankfein pay to $12m

      Goldman Sachs cut compensation for Lloyd Blankfein, its chairman and chief executive, to its lowest since 2009...

    30. FT Alphaville

      March 16, 2012

      Spintastic, Jamie

      The saintly Jamie Dimon would like to make something crystal clear: Today’s New York Times op-ed by a Goldman Sachs...

    31. March 15, 2012

      Rivals fear Goldman backlash on Wall St

      Wall Street’s concern over the latest public outcry at Goldman Sachs was underscored when the head of one of its...

    32. March 15, 2012

      Goldman’s ‘muppets’ need treating like true clients

      If the central difference between human beings and animals is our ability to think about the future, our species is not...

    33. March 14, 2012

      The ‘Vampire Squid’ spills its ink

      The most extraordinary aspect of Greg Smith’s opinion piece in yesterday’s New York Times about why he was leaving...

    34. March 14, 2012

      Goldman battles ‘toxic’ culture criticism

      Goldman Sachs on Thursday defended itself after a rare public attack from within its own ranks after a departing...

    35. FT Alphaville

      March 14, 2012

      Gary Cohn with (alleged) clients

      Related link: Why I Am Leaving Goldman Sachs — NYT ...

    36. February 4, 2012

      Goldman Sachs cuts chief executive’s bonus

      Lloyd Blankfein, chief executive officer of Goldman Sachs, has become the latest banker to take a cut to his bonus,...

    37. FT Alphaville

      July 25, 2011

      Further further reading

      For the commute home, - New York Magazine profiles Lloyd Blankfein. - Bloomberg profiles Gary Cohn. - Anthony Lane on...

    38. July 6, 2011

      Ex-Goldman banker to advise TPG

      Jon Winkelried, former co-president of Goldman Sachs, has signed on as an adviser to a new credit fund being raised by...

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