Lloyd Blankfein


  • Ex-Goldman Worker Said to Seek Book Deal Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 7:13 AM ET
    The Goldman Sachs booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    Greg Smith, the former Goldman Sachs executive who resigned in spectacular fashion last week by blasting the firm in an Op-Ed page article in The New York Times, is now shopping a book proposal to major publishers in New York, several people with knowledge of the conversations said, the New York Times reports.

  • Goldman Sachs' Gay Marriage Spat  Monday, 19 Mar 2012 | 2:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells breaks down the details of the dispute regarding Lloyd Blankfein's participation in a human rights PSA for same-sex marriage.

  • Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein

    "When the history books are written about Goldman Sachs," wrote Greg Smith in his very public resignation, "they may reflect that the current chief executive officer, Lloyd C. Blankfein, and the president, Gary D. Cohn, lost hold of the firm’s culture on their watch." But Blankfein and Goldman are creating another split—between groups supporting gay marriage.

  • What's Happening Inside Goldman  Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 1:11 PM ET

    CNBC's John Carney reports on how JPMorgan's Jamie Dimon is responding to the Op-Ed piece by a former Goldman Sachs executive, and also what's happening within Goldman Sachs.

  • Goldman Has 'Serious Trust Issue': Yale's Sonnenfeld Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 1:08 PM ET
    The Goldman Sachs booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    The reaction to a departing Goldman Sachs official's scathing column in the New York Times Wednesday shows the bank has "a serious trust issue here and they have to acknowledge that," Jeffrey Sonnenfeld told CNBC Thursday.

  • Public Rebuke of Culture at Goldman Opens Debate Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 10:15 AM ET
    The Goldman Sachs booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    Over three years after the financial crisis, the perception that little has changed on Wall Street  still looms large in the public consciousness, the NY Times reports.

  • Goldman's Image Takes 'Nail in the Coffin': Author Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 8:44 AM ET
    The Goldman Sachs booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    A former Goldman Sachs executive’s vitriolic attack against the firm’s "toxic and destructive" culture is just another blow to the investment bank’s reputation, according to “Cityboy” whistle-blower Geraint Anderson.

  • Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein

    Greg Smith lobbed a verbal Molotov cocktail in The New York Times against his former firm, Goldman Sachs, and reaction to his resignation might lead you to believe a lot of people inside the firm agree with his negative assessment of CEO Lloyd Blankfein. Mmmmm...not so fast

  • We spotted Lloyd at the Knicks game.

  • Blankfein May Leave Goldman Sachs by Summer: Report Tuesday, 21 Feb 2012 | 9:37 AM ET
    Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein testifies before a Senate investigative committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, April 27, 2010.

    Lloyd Blankfein may step down as chief executive of Goldman Sachs as early as this summer, according to Fortune magazine, and Gary Cohn is the lead Goldman candidate to replace him.

  • Taibbi On Goldman Sachs Thursday, 9 Feb 2012 | 3:35 PM ET

    Something about Goldman Sachs must really inspire Matt Taibbi. He does his best writing with Goldman on the brain.

  • Same-sex wedding cake topper figurines

    Blankfein, the chief executive of Goldman Sachs, is stepping onto a prominent and politically charged stage, the New York Times reports.

  • Is Gay Marriage Good For Business? Monday, 23 Jan 2012 | 4:27 PM ET

    Washington state may be the next American state to legalize gay marriage. It has the support of several major companies, but Microsoft is the most high-profile business to back it. Prominent figures in the business community support marriage equality, as was the case in New York, the last state to legalize it.

  • Goldman Sachs Departures Causing Concern Thursday, 12 Jan 2012 | 1:14 PM ET

    The unexpected departures of two young Goldman Sachs star partners has triggered rumors and confusion inside of the Wall Street firm.

  • The Goldman Sachs booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    John Carney shares his predictions for 2012.

  • Wall Street: Running of the Bulls Thursday, 1 Dec 2011 | 2:35 PM ET
    The Goldman Sachs booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    Two big CEOs step down, a political crisis emerges in China and the euro survives.

  • For Goldman, Trading Losses on 21 Days in Third Quarter Wednesday, 9 Nov 2011 | 10:34 AM ET
    The Goldman Sachs booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    Hit by losses in its private equity portfolio and broader economic woes at home and abroad, the firm reported a loss of $428 million, the New York Times reports.

  • Hackers Take Aim at Jamie Dimon Friday, 30 Sep 2011 | 7:47 PM ET
    Jamie Dimon

    Looks like JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon is the most recent target of hackers.

  • Jamie Dimon's Tirade Against Bank Regulators Monday, 26 Sep 2011 | 11:19 AM ET
    Jamie Dimon

    The battle over bank capital requirements boiled over once again late last week when JPMorgan Chase chief Jamie Dimon delivered an angry “tirade” against the idea of a “capital surcharge” for systemically important banks.

  • Colleges With CEO Alumni Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 5:12 PM ET
    “If you don’t do better in school, you won’t get into a good college.”This stern warning is intoned by parents the world over, as they shake their heads over a disappointing report cards dotted with the Cs and Ds. While this admonition is surely true, many parents aren’t sure what constitutes a “good school.” Most believe it’s one with name recognition--and not much else.One way a school can distinguish itself is by the track record of its graduates. Indeed, what is a better gauge of a school’s

    CNBC.com looked at the top ten colleges and discovered which CEOs spent time there as underclassmen. Check out what we found.