Jesse Eisinger

  1.  A muppet
    Investing Basics

    Goldman, the Muppets and the Mystery of ‘Pretty Fishy; Dodgy’ ...

    Georgetown finance professor James J. Angel along with other investors are battling Goldman Sachs over the takeover of a hotel company. It's a "Muppet revolt," he says.
  2. Ken Lewis, Bank of America's former CEO, got off lightly for losses from the financial crisis.
    Investing News

    How the Case Against BofA's Ken Lewis Fizzled

    The regulatory cloud has lifted for Kenneth D. Lewis. Last week, the former head of Bank of America received a modest penalty, paid for by his former employer, and a temporary ban from an industry he is ...
  3. Collateralized loan obligations, as the acronym is known, are bundles of loans, usually made to junk-rated companies. They use the same techniques as collateralized debt obligations, which were often made up of subprime mortgage investments and were the rotten core of the financial crisis.
    Investing News

    As Regulators Target CLOs, Bankers Predict Doom For Main ...

    Collateralized loan obligations are the latest Wall Street invention to give regulators headaches.