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Chevron Hunts for Answers on Why Big Foot Stumbled Before Start

bloomberg.com — An equipment failure that's delayed Chevron Corp.'s $5.1 billion Big Foot deepwater oil project will reduce the company's production target by less than 25,000 barrels a day in 2017, the company said.
Jun 10, 2015

RT @BNCommodities: Chevron hunts for answers on why Big Foot stumbled before start bloom.bg/1e3JLxw/s/eyIx by @jcarrollchgo m.twi ...

Carlyle’s Youngkin Feels Short Next to Blackstone’s ‘Wizards’

bloomberg.com — What's it like competing for real-estate assets with Blackstone Group LP, the world's largest property investor? Hard enough to make a tall man feel like he's up against a pro basketball team. "Our competitors at Blackstone have a wonderful real-estate business, they're very much the standard of the industry," Glenn Youngkin, Carlyle Group Inc.'s president, said in an interview on Bloomberg Television.
Jun 04, 2015

Carlyle’s Youngkin Feels Short Next to Blackstone’s ‘Wizards’ bloom.bg/1G8qq8D via @business

Quebec’s Caisse Interested in Buying Some GE Capital Assets

bloomberg.com — Michael Sabia, chief executive officer of Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec, said the pension fund is interested in buying assets from GE Capital, General Electric Co.'s finance unit. "Parts of GE Capital present interesting opportunities, and that is something that we are thinking about and that we are looking at," Sabia said in an interview Thursday with Bloomberg Television.

Here's Who's Hiring and Firing on Wall Street

bloomberg.com — Wall Street keeps shrinking. The six biggest U.S. banks, squeezed by regulation and constrained by the sluggish global economy, cut more than 4,000 jobs in the first quarter. Three firms, Wells Fargo & Co., Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Morgan Stanley, added positions over the first three months of the 2015.
Apr 20, 2015

Who's hiring on Wall Street? $GS, $MS add while $BAC cuts more. ow.ly/LQl6Y

Apr 20, 2015

Wow. The 6 big banks have eliminated 80,000 jobs in the last five years bloomberg.com/news/articles/…

Apr 20, 2015

Bank of America & Citigroup have slashed more than 80,000 jobs over the past 5 years. bloom.bg/1Q9rGwo @erikschatzker @business

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Dimon Says Government Deficits, Spending Are New Global Risk

bloomberg.com — Jan. 28 (Bloomberg) -- The U.S. government's estimated $1.5 trillion deficit and record government spending around the world are the biggest potential threats to the global economy, JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon said. "I'm not just talking about just the United States," Dimon said in an interview on Bloomberg Television in Davos, Switzerland today.

Greece’s Varoufakis counting on ECB to avoid March default

theglobeandmail.com — Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis said he's counting on the European Central Bank to help the country avert default when it runs out of money next month, while bank deposits are also starting to flow back.

Varoufakis counts on Draghi to avoid Greek default in March

ekathimerini.com — Varoufakis, an economics professor at the University of Athens, spoke from his office on the sixth floor in the finance ministry, which lies opposite the Greek Parliament in Syntagma square, scene of demonstrations during the economic crisis. In the elections of Jan. 25, he got more votes than any other candidate in any Greek district.
Feb 26, 2015

Greek FinMin @YanisVaroufakis seems to think the ECB "owes" Greece money. Doesn't he have a staff to brief him? ekathimerini.com/4dcgi/_w_artic…

Greek Yields Would Drop to 1% After Debt Deal, Varoufakis Says

bloomberg.com — (Bloomberg) -- Greece's borrowing costs would plunge to those of other euro area nations if it can agree with international creditors over growth and its debt sustainability, Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis said. Greece's benchmark 10-year bonds yielded 8.86 percent, down from as high as 11.4 percent on Feb.

Varoufakis Counts On ECB to Stave Off Greek Default Next Month

bloomberg.com — (Bloomberg) -- Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis said he's counting on the European Central Bank to help the country avert default when it runs out of money next month, while bank deposits are also starting to flow back. The government must make a payment to the International Monetary Fund in March.
Feb 25, 2015

Greece's finance minister says the ECB owes the nation $2.3 billion, which will help it avert defaulting next month. bloomberg.com/news/articles/…

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Europe QE, Lower Oil Price Ultimately Good for Brazil, Levy Says

bloomberg.com — The drop in oil prices and additional economic stimulus in Europe will be "ultimately" positive for Brazil, the country's Finance Minister Joaquim Levy said.
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Jul 21, 2015

Who's hiring and firing on Wall St. (jobs added/cut in past four quarters): GS +2,500 WFC +2,300 MS -347 C -7,000 JPM -7,733 BAC -16,522

Jul 17, 2015

For those who thought $70M was too rich for a CFO... All Ruth Porat said was "expense management" and Google's market cap soars $56B.

Jul 14, 2015

RT @scottjohnson: The best thing about the Pluto image from NASA today is the silhouette of Pluto the dog right on it. pic.twitter.com/hVqD5QTwGz

Jul 13, 2015

RT @HansNichols: The perils of print. Stories that are DOA. Along with Germany, another clear winner in #Greece: digital and twitter. pic.twitter.com/lmcYCVx2DV

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