Wall Street firms led by Goldman Sachs are close to buying a stake in chat and instant messaging startup Perzo in pursuit of an alternative to a similar application from Bloomberg, sources familiar with Goldman's plans said.
Goldman Sachs is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of services worldwide. It has offices in every major financial center.
Barrick Gold has appointed former Goldman Sachs Vice Chairman J. Michael Evans as a director, joining his former colleague John Thornton on the board of the world’s largest miner of the precious metal.
Goldman Sachs denied gender bias in compensation and tolerating a 'boys’ club' atmosphere of excessive drinking and strip-club trips as it sought to quash a bid to unite female associates and vice presidents in a class action for discrimination.
Goldman Sachs is spearheading an effort among Wall Street's leading banks to develop a chat tool called 'Babble' that could replace the instant messaging service on Bloomberg's ubiquitous terminals.
Upon James J. Schiro’s retirement, the Board of Directors of Goldman Sachs has announced that the independent directors of the Board have appointed Adebayo O. Ogunlesi as Lead Director, and he will serve as Chair of the Board’s Corporate Governance, Nominating and Public Responsibilities Committee.
A $5.6bn hedge-fund unit of UBS hired former Credit Suisse corporate-debt trader Nathan Bohn as it expands its credit group.
Yuzo Kano quit Goldman Sachs twice: once for a rival bank, the second time to open Japan’s first bitcoin exchange since the collapse of Mt. Gox.
Sad to report.
Almost half of all finance professionals expect bonuses to be smaller this year, if they get one at all, according to a Bloomberg Global Poll.
Former Goldman Sachs director Rajat Gupta, serving a two-year prison term, has failed to persuade a federal appeals court to overturn his insider trading conviction.
We thought it would be interesting to republish something we first posted over 2 years ago about the impact of not making the grade at Partner Managing Director level over at Goldman Sachs.
A Goldman Sachs unit is a final bidder for a Tokyo office tower in a deal that could fetch about £1.19bn, said people familiar with the deal, which could be the biggest office property deal in six years.
In 1844, 23-year-old Henry Lehman, the son of a cattle merchant, emigrated to the United States from the town of Rimpar, in the German state of Bavaria. He settled in Montgomery, Alabama, where he opened a dry goods store, 'H. Lehman'. In 1847, following the arrival of Emanuel Lehman, the Firm became 'H. Lehman and Bro'. With the arrival of their youngest brother, Mayer Lehman, in 1850, the Firm changed its name again and 'Lehman Brothers' was founded.
Goldman announced the appointment of 272 new Managing Directors Thursday.
It's tough to come up with a list of true Wall Street legends, as so many have got their detractors - and not all of them have / had unblemished track records.
Andrew Hubbard, Credit Suisse’s head of structured credit trading in the U.S., left the bank amid a slump in the market in which he specializes.
Sad to report.
Goldman Sachs, this year’s top-ranked takeover adviser, hired Paul Parker to be a co-chairman of its mergers and acquisitions group less than three months after he left Barclays.
Goldman Sachs said it was being investigated for its U.S. alternative trading system and for the potential misuse and circulation of non-public information related to its corporate developments.
By William D. Cohan