Goldman Sachs will pay about 50 executives bonuses of $25 million or more, according to CNBC's Charles Gasparino.
Much of the big money will be paid to traders--particularly commodities traders, people familiar with the situation told Gasparino.
"This is why every mother wants their kids to work at Goldman Sachs," Gasparino said in an installment of "Street Stories" on CNBC's "Power Lunch."
"Let's face it, Goldman Sachs is the premier investment bank on Wall Street. It is the premier trading house on Wall Street, and it is apparently the place that pays its people the best," he said (Play-By-Play: Goldman Sachs Wins Holiday Bonus Race).