All posts tagged "financial crisis"
Portugal’s New President Demands Financial Discipline
LISBON, Portugal – A center-right candidate scored a resounding victory in Portugal’s presidential election Sunday, warning he would use the largely ceremonial post to prevent the center-left anti-austerity government from worsening the debt-heavy country’s financial health. Marcelo...
- Posted January 24, 2016
Goldman Sachs to Pay $5 Billion in Mortgage Settlement
NEW YORK – Goldman Sachs said Thursday it will pay roughly $5 billion to settle federal and state probes of its role in the sale of shoddy mortgages in the years leading to the housing bubble and...
- Posted January 14, 2016