Once you’ve reached a certain point in life, any X amount of dollars past that won’t make you happier. I meet plenty of miserable rich bastards who are angry about all these things. They should be happy and live wonderful lives. But they’re just people.
Bidding money on the accuracy of models makes everyone play fair.
It's a stark contrast to her primary opponent, Senator Bernie Sanders, whose campaign was fueled primarily by small donations and who vocally refused to create super PACs of his own.
Paul Singer is one of the best-known "vulture fund" honchos. Rubio's support for causes dear to him, while lucrative, may cost him voters in Florida.
The coordinated day of action took aim at the private equity firm Blackstone, which protesters say purposely swooped in on housing in the wake of the financial crash and is now forcing people out.
Across the globe there are signs that the world’s most powerful and unaccountable financial institutions are gaining more and more control over housing stock.
Puerto Rico, which defaulted on its debt for the first time, owes $72 billion to creditors; many residents are emigrating to the States, others wary of the future
President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner’s recent comments about an American plot against her speak to her base. But history tells us to take her somewhat seriously.
After European settlers stole their land, the Shinnecock Nation was impoverished. Now they want it back—and the Wall Street bankers gone.
Behold our titans of finance in action.