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    Leo Hindery Believes Wall Street is the Root of All Evil

    We knew Leo Hindery, private equity investor, founder of the YES Network and staunch Democrat, was not a big fan of Wall Street. But his latest column on regulatory reform basically blames financiers for, well, just about everything.

    / May 25, 2010 at 11:24 AM
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    UBS Trader Pleads Guilty in Massive Bid Rigging Scandal

    Mark Zaino, a former UBS trader who worked on the firm’s derivatives and municipal securities desk, pleaded guilty to fraud and conspiracy charges today in the wide-ranging investigation into sham auctions and bid rigging in financial products sold to municipalities.

    / May 19, 2010 at 5:23 PM
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    Behind the Massive Conspiracy to Rig the Muni Bond Market

    If you thought the SEC’s charges against Goldman Sachs poured fuel on an already-raging populace fire, Wall Street’s involvement in a massive bid rigging scandal in the $2.8 trillion municipal bond market will fan the flames even more.

    / May 18, 2010 at 11:58 AM