| Sep 17, 2013
| 7:08 PM
It's hard to remember now, but it was only a few years ago that Jamie Dimon's name was floated as a possible candidate for Treasury secretary. Those frustrated by the sluggish economic recovery believed the JPMorgan Chase & Co. chief executive, whose star...
| Sep 15, 2013
When an airplane crashes, the industry and its regulators come together, accepting the responsibility to address the bad practices and structural defects the incident exposes to improve safety going forward.
When Wall Street crashes, there are plenty of...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 6:54 AM
Here are two large facts about the American system of “justice”:
- The U.S. is a mass incarceration state — the world’s biggest jailer. It imprisons more people, in total and per capita, than any other country in the world. With...
| May 22, 2013
Back when Jamie Dimon still lived in Chicago, before he had ascended to the top of New York-based JPMorgan Chase, his Gold Coast home earned a reputation each Halloween as a must-visit destination, drawing trick-or-treaters from well beyond the...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 9:29 PM
When Bank of America credit officer Dan Petrik and his team sat down in early 2007 to analyze Sam Zell's plan to take control of Tribune Co., their numbers showed that the complex deal failed to meet five of the bank's 10 lending guidelines.
| Jan 14, 2013
| 8:54 PM
Tribune Tower was in crisis, and the illustrations of penguins installed in the building's ornate lobby were meant as a constant reminder.
With Tribune Co. revenues sliding and managers struggling to adjust to an Internet revolution, executives in early...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 3:22 PM
One of the best parts about last week's Senate hearing on JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s London Whale trades is that we finally got a clear picture of whose side the regulators were on during the early days while the bank's executives tried to contain the...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 5:59 AM
The following guest commentary was written by Carl Levin, the senior U.S. senator from Michigan.
In April 2012, Americans were confronted with a story of Wall Street excess and derivatives disaster now known as the JPMorgan Chase whale trades. Those...
| May 16, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Brian Rogers, manager of the T. Rowe Price Equity Income Fund in Baltimore, won't be voting the fund's shares in support of splitting the role of CEO and chairman at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Jamie Dimon has been CEO at JP Morgan since 2005 and became...
| May 12, 2013
JPMorgan Chase, one of the nation's largest banks, survived the financial crisis better than most — only to have the $6 billion "London Whale" trading loss last year expose embarrassing flaws in its accounting and risk controls.
| Sep 24, 2012
| 4:32 PM
By Megan Crepeau Remember Jamie Dimon and his "London Whale" financial scandal? You know, the one where JP Morgan lost $6 billion, the one that CEO Dimon called a "tempest in a teapot?" Maybe that's not such an understatement after......