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Goldman Names Shakhnovich to Merge Automated Trading Operations

bloomberg.com — Goldman Sachs Group Inc. named Konstantin Shakhnovich to lead an effort to combine automated trading operations from different units and desks as the firm looks to improve coordination and efficiency. As global head of fixed-income electronic trading and execution strategists, Shakhnovich will oversee the initiative dubbed Systematic Market Making, reporting to Chief Information Officer Marty Chavez and the fixed-income division's business heads, according to a memo obtained by Bloomberg.

U.S. Banks Safer Than Europeans Due to Early Medicine, Cohn Says

bloomberg.com — U.S. banks are in better financial shape than their European counterparts because they took early action after the financial crisis to recapitalize and restructure, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. President Gary Cohn said. "We took our medicine early," Cohn said Tuesday in a Bloomberg Television interview, responding to a question about why Deutsche Bank AG's shares and bonds are plunging.

Goldman Sachs Hired 3% of 313,000 Job Applicants in 2015

bloomberg.com — Goldman Sachs Group Inc. hired 3 percent of the 313,000 people who applied for a job at the firm last year, the same percentage as in 2014. The figure includes summer internships, the New York-based bank said Tuesday in a presentation at a Credit Suisse Group AG conference in Miami.
Feb 09, 2016

$GS Hired 3% of 313,000 Job Applicants in 2015; those accepting offers dropped to 82% from ~90% bloom.bg/1KCUDBi

Feb 09, 2016

RT @dakincampbell: $GS Hired 3% of 313,000 Job Applicants in 2015; those accepting offers dropped to 82% from ~90% bloom.bg/1KCUDBi

Blankfein Says European Banks Have Ample Access to Liquidity

bloomberg.com — European lenders have so much access to funding that worries about the failure of a large global bank haven't kept Goldman Sachs Group Inc. from dealing with them, Chief Executive Officer Lloyd Blankfein said.
Feb 09, 2016

Blankfein sees European lenders having ample access to liquidity; $GS not pulling back from big global banks bloom.bg/1TaxrNA

Feb 09, 2016

Now @GoldmanSachs' Lloyd Blankfein weighs in on European banks, saying they've got funding access bloom.bg/1TaxrNA @dakincampbell $GS

Citigroup Leveraged-Finance Chairman Barbara Matas to Leave Bank

Feb 05, 2016

Matas becomes second leveraged finance exec to leave Wall Street this week bloom.bg/1ocTkPC via @business

Feb 05, 2016

Citigroup Leveraged-Finance Chairman Matas to Depart Bank bloom.bg/1ocTkPC via @business

Oil, Gas Loans Not Likely to Choke Big U.S. Banks, Moody's Says

bloomberg.com — Losses from souring oil and gas loans at the largest U.S. banks are probably manageable, even if fuel prices remain low, according to Moody's Investors Service. At the six biggest banks, funded exposures to the industry amount to 2.3 percent of total loans, Moody's said Friday in a report.
Feb 05, 2016

RT @dakincampbell: Moody's says #oilandgas loan losses more an #earnings issue than balance sheet problem bloom.bg/1mi2WH9 $bac $C $jpm $wfc $GS $MS

Feb 05, 2016

Moody's says #oilandgas loan losses more an #earnings issue than balance sheet problem bloom.bg/1mi2WH9 $bac $C $jpm $wfc $GS $MS

Feb 07, 2016

Losses from souring energy loans are probably manageable for the biggest US banks, Moody's said. bloom.bg/1mi2WH9 @business

Jefferies Said to Cut Fixed-Income Staff Linked to Mortgages

bloomberg.com — Jefferies Group cut employees from its fixed-income unit this week, with a focus on staff handling products tied to mortgages, according to people with knowledge of the matter. Less than 10 percent of the mortgage-related business was affected, one person said.
Feb 04, 2016

Jefferies Said to Cut Fixed-Income Staff Linked to Mortgages bloom.bg/1nHED6m first story with @LauraJKeller on the beat!

Goldman Names Esposito Chief Strategy Officer of Securities Unit

bloomberg.com — Goldman Sachs Group Inc. named Jim Esposito as chief strategy officer of its securities unit as the firm grapples with a slowdown in fixed-income trading. Esposito, 48, was co-head of the global finance group, New York-based Goldman Sachs said Wednesday in an internal memo obtained by Bloomberg.
Feb 03, 2016

Goldman Sachs just merged its U.S. structured & leveraged finance groups. bloom.bg/1nGLVr6 @business

Feb 03, 2016

Goldman Merges Americas Financing Groups as Craig Packer Departs bloom.bg/1nGLVr6 via @business

Blankfein Sees Endorsement as Possible Black Mark for Candidates

bloomberg.com — Lloyd C. Blankfein, chief executive officer of Goldman Sachs Group Inc., declined to endorse a candidate for the 2016 U.S. presidential election, saying his imprimatur could harm that person's chances. "I don't want to help or hurt anybody by giving them an endorsement," Blankfein, 61, said in an interview Wednesday on CNBC, responding to a question about whether he was backing Hillary Clinton.
Feb 03, 2016

Blankfein says his endorsement for president could be a black mark for candidates bloom.bg/1KXcEoN

Feb 03, 2016

'Blankfein Sees Endorsement as Black Mark.' Surprised he didn't endorse Sanders then! @dakincampbell @k_chiglinsky bloomberg.com/politics/artic…

Feb 03, 2016

Blankfein Sees Endorsement as Possible Black Mark for Candidates bloom.bg/1KXcEoN via @bpolitics

Goldman Sachs's Blankfein Says He's ‘Probably Cured’ of Lymphoma

bloomberg.com — Lloyd C. Blankfein, chief executive officer of Goldman Sachs Group Inc., said he's "probably cured" of lymphoma after undergoing 600 hours of chemotherapy. "From the moment I got the diagnosis, I just went about it, I dealt with it, and it turns out, I was able to handle the meds pretty well," Blankfein, 61, said in an interview Wednesday on CNBC, his first public appearance since November.
Feb 03, 2016

Goldman Sachs's Blankfein Says He's ‘Probably Cured’ of Lymphoma bloom.bg/1TDe7I5 via @business

Feb 04, 2016

Goldman Sachs's Blankfein Says He's ‘Probably Cured’ of Lymphoma @business bloom.bg/1TDe7I5

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Feb 09, 2016

RT @BloombergTV: Goldman COO Gary Cohn tells us he's worried about liquidity in global markets. Here's why bloom.bg/1QTDB1f pic.twitter.com/UDlajtWCcH

Feb 09, 2016

Enjoyed the analogy, and the clarity of thinking in this piece twitter.com/DeanBaker13/st…

Feb 09, 2016

$GS Hired 3% of 313,000 Job Applicants in 2015; those accepting offers dropped to 82% from ~90% bloom.bg/1KCUDBi

Feb 09, 2016

Blankfein sees European lenders having ample access to liquidity; $GS not pulling back from big global banks bloom.bg/1TaxrNA

Feb 08, 2016

just to add -- there is national service. and lots of people do it. just maybe not on the scale he imagined twitter.com/Noahpinion/sta…

Feb 08, 2016

Top Clinton Donor Wants a Law Against $1 Million Gifts Like His bloom.bg/1Q4MVCp by @maxabelson

Feb 08, 2016

RT @esmedeprez: revisit: how NH's small size, legislative map & libertarian streak has helped propel women into record books: https://t.co/…

Feb 05, 2016

Matas becomes second leveraged finance exec to leave Wall Street this week bloom.bg/1ocTkPC via @business


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