“I want people to know I have nothing against you personally,” Davis, 81, tells C.E.O. Lloyd C. Blankfein. “And you are not a bad looking guy.” She then gives Mr. Blankfein a free copy of her newsletter Highlights and Lowlights…Davis [later asks] Mr. Blankfein if his wife Laura was present. [Dealbook, earlier]
As you may have heard, Goldman Sachs will hold its annual shareholder meeting tomorrow. Unlike the past 12 years, in which the event has been held in New York, Friday’s meeting will go down in the Garden State. The bank has not explained the move, and while it does have a building across the river, one would hope you’re not falling for that. Read more »
A letter to Albany: Read more »
Like Lloyd Would Have Time To Be Treasury Secretary While Filling The Void Left By Oprah, Getting Us To Mars, Convincing The Networks To Bring Back Three’s Company**By Bess Levin
“Lloyd is never going to be treasury secretary.”– Money and Power author William Cohan, who apparently isn’t aware that the gig of Treasury Secretary of the US will be so far beneath Blankfein’s next pivot.
**Gary Cohn will take the Ritter part
Sssssh. Don’t talk about trading. Read more »
Net income dropped 21 percent but it still beat expectations so high-fives all around! Read more »