27 Apr 2010

Ex-Goldman Trader Bought Major Stake in ACA, Shorted Subprime CDOs

Former Goldman Sachs trader Richard Perry made a major investment in ACA, the company wrapped up in the Goldman-Paulson CDO fraud, at the same time he was betting heavily against subprime-related securities.

10 Dec 2009

Melissa Bean’s backers are key Obama associates

As Melissa Bean works to water down financial reform, a close look at her donor base reveals that it’s dominated by Obama friends, insiders, and fundraisers.