News links for 15 Mar 2013
What lies beneath, nationalised Dutch bank edition | FT Alphaville
"FT Alphaville is currently experiencing a sensation of rubbernecking around the recently nationalised Dutch financial group SNS Reaal.With two separate wrecks on either side of the motorway to gape at, it’s hard to look away. "
JPMorganChase CEO Jamie Dimon is accused of hiding data about big losses - The Washington Post
"Washington dealt a double blow Thursday to JPMorgan Chase as a Senate report accused its iconic chief executive of hiding information about a massive loss from regulators while the Federal Reserve unexpectedly said it had found a “weakness” in the bank’s capital plans.The twin announcements, both unveiled in the late afternoon, escalates the problems for JPMorgan, the nation...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.