Author: InvestAdvocate

The crisis next time

      August 27 2010   Never again, or at least not for a long time. That sentiment was widespread at the worst of the financial crisis. It is being expressed hundreds of times by the world’s central bankers gathered in Jackson Hole. But many investors and economists are […]

J.P. Morgan’s Sweet Mortgage Deal

      Large banks struck some advantageous deals in the midst of the credit crisis. Now, one appears to be paying off for J.P. Morgan Chase.   The deal in question relates to mortgage repurchases. During the boom, banks frantically made mortgages and then sold them to bond investors […]

Economists: Another Financial Crisis on the Way

  Nonpartisan Group Led by Nobel Winner Calls for Stronger Financial Reforms By MATTHEW JAFFE, March 2, 2010   Even as many Americans still struggle to recover from the country’s worst economic downturn since the Great Depression, another crisis – one that will be even worse than the current one […]