AIG

AIG CEO apologizes for comments equating bonus criticism and lynching Read more...
Yes, Criticizing AIG Bonuses Is Exactly Like Lynching People
Matt Taibbi responds to recent comments by AIG's CEO. Read more...
CEO Benmosche Compares Outrage Over AIG Bonuses To Lynching Blacks
AIG CEO Compares Outrage Of Their Bonuses To Lynching Blacks Read more...
U.S. Justice Department Sues Bank Of America
The U.S. government on Tuesday filed two civil lawsuits against Bank of America that accuse the bank of investor fraud in its sale of $850 million of residential mortgage-backed securities. Read more...
Gretchen Morgenson of the New York Times had this little bombshell tucked into the business section Saturday: The Federal Reserve is still giving bailouts to big banks. Read more...

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A watchdog group has found that the U.S. Treasury Department allowed big raises for executives at three firms being bailed out during the financial crisis. Read more...
We've covered both of these stories here, whether it's the "too big to jail" corrupt HSBC, or the out of touch greedy AIG, which was considering suing the taxpayers after they'd bailed them out. This Wednesday evening, The Daily Show's Jon Stewart Read more...
“Thank you” really doesn’t mean what it used to. After paying back $182 billion in bailout money -- and running an ad campaign saying “Thank you America” -- insurance company American International Group is considering whether it should sue the government... Read more...
The Bailout: By The Actual Numbers by Paul Kiel ProPublica Quick, how many billions in the red are taxpayers on the bailout of GM? AIG? Fannie and Freddie? Is it true that the government has reaped a profit from bailing out the Read more...
Bailouts a thing of the past, huh? More presents for AIG! Via Yves at Naked Capitalism: First from Bloomberg, “AIG Has $4.1 Billion Charge on Insufficient Reserves“: American International Group Inc. said higher-than-forecast claims Read more...