Posts filed under “Digital Media”

Citigroup CDOs

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Source:
Citigroup Saw No Red Flags Even as It Made Bolder Bets
ERIC DASH and JULIE CRESWELL
NYT, November 22, 2008

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/23/business/23citi.html

Category: Blog Spotlight, Credit, Derivatives, Digital Media

The No Votes

Details on the Republican and Democratic representatives who voted against the $700 billion financial bailout plan. via NYT

Category: Bailouts, Digital Media

Wall Street Crisis Overviews

I have been meaning to get to these two links: They are the huge overviews of the Credit, Housing and Wall Street Crises via the NYT and the WSJ: click to launch new page Credit Crisis — The Essentials NYT: http://topics.nytimes.com/topics/reference/timestopics/subjects/c/credit_crisis/index.html The Financial Crisis WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/public/page/wall-street-in-crisis.html

Category: Bailouts, Digital Media, Financial Press

Reshaping US Banking

click for interactive graphic > Sources: Citi Faces Pressure to Slim Down U.S. Seeks Change as Part of Rescue Deal; Talks Began on Fears of Client Exodus DAVID ENRICH and DEBORAH SOLOMON WSJ, NOVEMBER 25, 2008 http://online.wsj.com/article/SB122753629931853007.html Citigroup Should Be Held Accountable, Obama Aide Podesta Says Edwin Chen Bloomberg, Nov. 28 2008 http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=akf_DTv.v8ic&

Category: Bailouts, Credit, Digital Media, Finance

The Crisis in Logos

Hat tip Prieur

Category: Bailouts, Digital Media

Visual Guide to the Financial Crisis

Via Mint, comes this not quite perfect (some causation omissions) but close enough to be intriguing enough visualization of the credit crunch: > Source: A Visual Guide to the Financial Crisis WallStats.com, 11/13/2008 http://blog.mint.com/blog/finance-core/a-visual-guide-to-the-financial-crisis/

Category: Bailouts, Digital Media

Underwater Cars

Here is the latest minor consumer insult: owing more on your vehicle then its worth. Its not the same as being underwater on a house — you can always drive the car until it falls apart, so its market value is irrelevant. “For consumers, the credit crunch may have a silver lining. “Dealerships are desperate…Read More

Category: Digital Media, Markets

2008 Design Challenge

My favorites: More here: 2008 Design Challenge

Category: Digital Media

Citi Credit

This is circulating around:

Category: Credit, Digital Media

Mr. President

Amusing weekend fun:

Category: Digital Media, Politics