Matthew Rutherford played a key role as the Treasury navigated the global financial crisis, the first downgrade of U.S. government securities and a record budget deficit. What lies ahead for him will be much subtler.
It looked like the start to another fine year for one of Mexico’s most powerful bankers. Citigroup Inc. Co-President Manuel Medina-Mora held court last month at a Mexico City breakfast where colleagues talked shop over mango, melon and banana. He sat at the right arm of the nation’s president at another February meeting when Enrique Pena Nieto toasted the bank’s drive, charity and influence.
Jeffrey Corzine, the youngest son of Jon Corzine, the former co-chairman of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and governor of New Jersey, killed himself in Mexico after a struggle with depression, representatives of the family and the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City said yesterday.
Jeffrey Corzine, the son of Jon Corzine, the former co-chairman of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. who went on to be governor of New Jersey, has died in Mexico, according to spokesmen for the family and the U.S. Embassy.
Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s current and former employees, including former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, have helped Republican Neel Kashkari raise almost $1 million in his bid for California’s governorship.
Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson stepped off the elevator into the Third Avenue offices of hedge fund Eton Park Capital Management LP in Manhattan. It was July 21, 2008, and market fears were mounting. Four months earlier, Bear Stearns Cos. had sold itself for just $10 a share to JPMorgan Chase & Co.
What should we make of the revelation last week -- courtesy of Richard Teitelbaum and Bloomberg Markets magazine -- that in July 2008 Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson shared some confidential musings with a group of plugged-in New York hedge-fund executives at the offices of Eton Park Capital Management LP?
Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson said the U.S. will emerge relatively unharmed from the debt crisis in Europe as efforts by Greece, Spain and other nations to stabilize their economies persist for the long-term.