Lloyd Blankfein


  • CNBC.com Market Outlook  Friday, 26 Aug 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    The week's top business and investment news, including Hurricane Irene and banking plays.

  • Shares of Goldman Sachs Are Priced Wrong Tuesday, 23 Aug 2011 | 10:22 AM ET
    The Goldman Sachs booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    Shares of Goldman Sachs slumped badly Monday after we learned that Goldman's chief executive had lawyered up. One thing I am certain of today is that Goldman's shares are mispriced.

  • Blankfein Hires Defense Attorney  Monday, 22 Aug 2011 | 4:36 PM ET

    Attorney Andrew Stoltmann provides perspective on Lloyd Blankfein's hiring of an attorney as lawmakers continue to investigate Goldman and its involvement in the financial crisis.

  • Why Did Goldman Sachs' CEO Hire Outside Counsel? Monday, 22 Aug 2011 | 4:27 PM ET
    Lloyd Blankfein, CEO of Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. participates in a Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission hearing on Capitol Hill on January 13, 2010 in Washington, DC.

    The news that Goldman Sachs chief executive Lloyd Blankfein has hired a high-profile Washington, DC criminal defense attorney likely means that at least one of the government inquiries into Goldman is advancing. And it may indicate that Blankfein himself faces potential legal liability.

  • Is the Era of Goldman Sachs Over? Friday, 29 Jul 2011 | 11:26 AM ET
    Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein

    For a few months now, and certainly peaking with its miserable second quarter earnings release, it felt like something about Goldman Sachs had changed. Not just its aura, but other quantifiable cogs in the business.

  • Wall St. CEOs Urge Congress to Solve Debt Problem Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 10:57 AM ET

    Wall Street's biggest CEOs weighed in to the nation's debt ceiling debate Thursday, firing off a letter to every member of Congress and the president of the United States urging compromise in the debt ceiling debate and action "this week."

  • Blankfein vs. The Haters Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 1:31 PM ET

    New York Magazine's Jessica Pressler looks under Lloyd Blankfein's skirt.

  • David Viniar, CFO of Goldman Sachs

    Perhaps we were all focusing our attention on the wrong succession race at Goldman Sachs.

  • David Solomon

    The head of Goldman Sachs's investment bank, David Solomon, is the "dark horse contender" to succeed CEO Lloyd Blankfein, according to Reuters.

  • The Fine Print of Goldman’s Subprime Bet Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 10:04 AM ET
    Lloyd Blankfein

    Perhaps Lloyd Blankfein told the truth in the Senate after all. The New York Times reports.

  • Goldman's Blankfein Has a Way With the Ladies Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 12:29 PM ET
    Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein

    Goldman Sachs' CEO Lloyd Blankfein will be presented with an award Wednesday for the firm's 10,000 Women program.

  • Is Lloyd Blankfein Being Investigated for Perjury? Friday, 20 May 2011 | 10:47 AM ET
    Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein

    Goldman Sachs executives expect to receive subpoenas in the next few days from federal prosecutors seeking more information about the securities firm’s mortgage-related business, according to Liz Rappaport and Jean Eaglesham of the Wall Street Journal.

  • Levin in ‘Real Hope’ of Fresh Goldman Probe Thursday, 19 May 2011 | 1:38 AM ET
    Goldman Sachs

    Carl Levin, chairman of the Senate investigative subcommittee, said there was “real hope” law enforcement authorities would act on his panel’s report accusing Goldman Sachs of misleading investors and Congress, the FT reports.

  • Evelyn Y. Davis at the Ford Motor Company's annual meeting last year.

    Activist shareholder Evelyn Davis planted a kiss on Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein at the firm's annual shareholder meeting, according to people at the meeting.

  • Blankfein Could Still Leave Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 2:37 PM ET
    Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein

    Start the clock counting down the days until Lloyd Blankfein steps down as the chief executive of Goldman Sachs.

  • Blankfein Tells Board He's in for Two More Years Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 9:28 AM ET
    Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein testifies before a Senate investigative committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, April 27, 2010.

    After the financial media furor over a possible Blankfein exit earlier this year, some sources close to Goldman Sachs' main man are saying that actually, he plans to stay for another two years.

  • The Next Golden Boy at Goldman Sachs Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 1:26 PM ET
    Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein

    Will he or won’t he? Or rather, when will he?

  • Seeking Clues in Goldman's Succession Plan Monday, 18 Apr 2011 | 9:43 AM ET
    Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein testifies before a Senate investigative committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, April 27, 2010.

    From the canyons of Wall Street to the City of London and beyond to Hong Kong, an intense guessing-game has begun: who will succeed Lloyd C. Blankfein when he eventually steps aside as chief executive of Goldman Sachs? The New York Times reports.

  • What Is It With Goldman Sachs and Voicemail? Thursday, 24 Mar 2011 | 12:36 PM ET
    Goldman Sachs

    The disclosure by Lloyd Blankfein that he rarely uses email, preferring to check the daily profits and losses at Goldman Sachs over voicemail, is a reminder that at the highest levels, Goldman is still a “voicemail” shop.

  • Goldman Clients Wonder About Their Rank Thursday, 24 Mar 2011 | 11:59 AM ET
    The Goldman Sachs booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    Goldman Sachs chief Lloyd Blankfein admitted that not all Goldman Sachs clients are created equal in the eyes of the firm.