Monthly Archives: August 2014

Reuters: Exclusive: U.S. Options Exchanges Craft Rules to Fend Off Turmoil

The following is an excellent article from the Reuters website written by John McCrank on August 29, 2014 titled “Exclusive: U.S. Options Exchanges Craft Rules to Fend Off Turmoil” and I quote: “Exclusive: U.S. options exchanges craft rules to fend … Continue reading

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Bloomberg Businessweek: Food & Drink: Why Burger King Is Really Buying Tim Horton’s (It’s Not About the Taxes

Food & Drink Why Burger King Is Really Buying Tim Hortons (It’s Not About the Taxes) By Devin Leonard and Venessa Wong August 26, 2014     It’s been entertaining to listen as American politicians fulminate about Burger King’s (BKW) … Continue reading

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The Progressive Populist: Why Does John Brennan Still Have a Job?

The following is an excellent article written by Jim Hightower on his website on  August 12, 2014 which was published in The Progressive Populist in their September 1, 2014 issue on page three titled “Why Does John Brennan Still Have … Continue reading

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Reuters: Exclusive: IRS Enforcement Agent Numbers Could Drop to Lowest Levels Since 1970s

The following is an excellent article from the Reuters website written by Nadia Damouni on August 25, 2014 titled “Reuters: Exclusive: IRS Enforcement Agent Numbers Could Drop to Lowest Levels Since 1970s” and I quote: “(Reuters) – Budget pressures at … Continue reading

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Bloomberg Businessweek: The Hedge Fund and The Despot

The following is an excerpt from the excellent article from the August 25-August 31, 2014 issue of Bloomberg Businessweek written by Cam Simpson and Jesse Westbrook on page 60 titled “The Hedge Fund and The Despot: Did a Wall Street … Continue reading

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The Nation: Editorial: Why Is the Justice Department Falling Short With Mortgage Settlements?

The following is an excellent editorial in the September 1/8, 2014 issue of The Nation titled “Why Is the Justice Department Falling Short With Mortgage settlements?” which was part of the article titled “Jamie Dimon’s Secret: The Inside Story of … Continue reading

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PBS Newshour: Will the $17 B Bank of America Penalty Deter Individuals From Breakign the Law?

The following is an interview that Hari Sreenivasan conducted on the PBS Newshour with Dennis Kelleher of Better Markets and Lynn Stout of Cornell University on August 21, 2014 titled “PBS Newshour: Will the $17 B Bank of America Penalty … Continue reading

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