Category: Mark Williams

Goldman’s rotten trading quarter is a familiar smell on Wall Street

Reuters quoting Mark Williams, Questrom School of Business “Big Wall Street banks have spent billions of dollars and untold man-hours in recent years transforming their trading desks from hedge-fund like operations trading on their own account into market-making businesses offering a price based on what customers want to buy or sell…” Expert quote: “Throwing more […]

Paul Manafort Received Loans From Another Former Trump Adviser’s Bank

Wall Street Journal Mark Williams, Questrom School of Business Paul Manafort, the onetime campaign chairman for President Donald Trump who did lucrative consulting for Ukrainian tycoons, faced foreclosure on several real-estate investments but received a $16 million lifeline through another former Trump adviser, real estate and court records show… Expert quote: “Mark Williams, a Boston University professor and […]