Goldman's insider connections, conflicts of interest getting noticed

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Goldman's Success Brings Unwanted Attention

By Joseph A. Giannone
Reuters
Sunday, December 16, 2007

http://www.reuters.com/article/ousiv/idUSN1433734020071216?sp=true

NEW YORK -- At Goldman Sachs Group, success has become something of a liability.

Paul Krugman echoes James Turk: Insolvency is the problem, not liquidity

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After the Money's Gone

By Paul Krugman
The New York Times
Friday, December 14, 2007

http://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/14/opinion/14krugman.html

India's gold rush is investment and tax avoidance as well as jewelry

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India's Gold Rush: Tradition, a Booming Economy, and a Desire to Hide Income from the Taxman Are Leading to Record Sales

By Tarquin Hall
The Times, London
Sunday, December 16, 2007

http://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/industry_sectors/natural_...

Deepcaster Letter details how U.S. govt. manipulates major markets

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3p ET Saturday, December 15, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Jim Cramer gushes over Ron Paul on CNBC's 'Mad Money'

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1:36p ET Saturday, December 15, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Now we've seen everything....

A year ago, interviewed on TheStreet.com's "Wall Street Confidential" Internet television program, Jim Cramer, the manic host of CNBC's "Mad Money" program, confessed to market manipulation during his days as a hedge fund manager:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GOGLvxqAk4A

Another Gold Rush 21 conference is coming, but we need a name

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4:45p ET Friday, December 14, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

State Street aims to launch Japan's first true gold ETF

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By Jim Hawe
Dow Jones Newswires
via CNN Money
Thursday, December 13, 2007

http://money.cnn.com/news/newsfeeds/articles/djf500/200712132053DOWJONES...

How Goldman won big on mortgage meltdown

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On Mortgage Meltdown
A Team's Bearish Bets
Netted Firm Billions;
A Nudge From the CFO

By Kate Kelly
The Wall Street Journal
Friday, December 14, 2007

Central bankers worry whether action plan will work

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By Mike Peacock
Reuters
Friday, December 14, 2007

http://www.reuters.com/article/ousiv/idUSL1339203520071214?sp=true

LONDON -- Top European central bankers expressed concern on Friday about the success of a concerted action plan to grease the wheels of seized-up money markets, as U.S. banking giant Citigroup faced fresh strife.

Ambrose Evans-Pritchard: More liquidity without inflation?

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World Bankers Resort to Firebreak

By Ambrose Evans-Pritchard
The Telegraph, London
Thursday, December 13, 2007

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/money/main.jhtml?xml=/money/2007/12/13/ccbank...