Blog categorized as Financial Services Industry

Greed or Protest?

February 02, 2021 01:19 PM By alex.locker - Comment(s)
Greed or Protest?

The last several days have been consumed by the GameStop battle between a Reddit message board called WallStreetBets and hedge funds, which has been fascinating to watch.  The back story is that GameStop has been struggling, as more games are streamed online vs bought (or traded in) at brick-an...

Bigger Isn't Always Better

September 22, 2016 03:04 PM By alex.locker - Comment(s)

Suppose you just found out that someone recently opened a credit card account in your name. Concerned?  Then you find out it was the representative at your local branch who did it without your authorization.  Confused?  To make it worse, you find out that he, his manager, and even the CEO of the com...