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How the AIG bailout worked

Chart from the fine folks at Clusterstock, who also brings us news that just-released AIG documents show Goldman was deeply involved in the collapse of AIG. These are the very same documents that the SEC ordered sealed on the utterly…

AIG timeline

Bloomberg provides a detailed time-line of events at AIG that can be used as a handy reference during tomorrow’s Congressional hearings about them. This includes a demand that the NY Fed turn over phone logs and emails from Timmy “The…

The vampire squid makes another enemy

WSJ Let me get this straight. Is [Ex-CEO of AIG Hank] Greenberg saying the machinations of Goldman Sachs were responsible for the disastrous failure of AIG amid the recent financial crisis? “Well, it certainly wouldn’t be difficult to come to…