Government Programs TARP


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    European officials are working on a detailed plan aimed at shoring up European bank stability, according to an official who spoke with CNBC’s Steve Liesman.

  • The Currency Trade Behind the Euro Bailout Friday, 23 Sep 2011 | 7:26 PM ET

    Germany is set to vote September 29 on new European stability fund powers, and that's just one of several big risk events looming in the euro zone. Here's how to trade on them.

  • Europe Isn't Another Lehman—Or Is It? Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 3:50 PM ET

    Major banks stop lending to each other. A liquidity scare sets in. Policy makers contemplate fillingl the void with dollars meant to stave off fears that the banking system is failing.

  • Give Europe Banks a TARP Program Like the US: Bove Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 12:32 PM ET
    Dick Bove

    European banks susceptible to shocks from the debt crisis in Greece and other nations should get access to a program similar to what US banks had during the financial crisis, analyst Dick Bove said.

  • More Talk of TARP for Europe Tuesday, 30 Aug 2011 | 10:31 AM ET

    The Wall Street Journal's editorial today reads the recent statements coming out of Europe exactly as NetNet did yesterday—indicating a possible TARP solution for the sovereign debt crisis.

  • Steve Rattner's Tarp Mania Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 10:18 AM ET
    Steven Rattner

    Steven Rattner, the former Obama administration point man for the bailout of Chrysler and General Motors, launches into a sort of mania on the opinion page of the New York Times today.

  • Will the Market Tank After the Debt Ceiling Passes? Monday, 1 Aug 2011 | 3:58 PM ET

    The markets that refused to panic on instructions from pundits and politicians last week refused to rally as instructed today.

  • Close to TARP II Style Moment? Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 5:30 PM ET
    Close to TARP II Style Moment?

    CNBC's Ron Insana explains why we're getting close to a "Tarp II style moment."

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    Astute analysts have been predicting for months that the debt ceiling deal wouldn't happen until markets experienced a "TARP vote" moment, whereby investors really panicked and forced politicians to cut a deal.

  • Italy Nears 'TARP' Moment Monday, 18 Jul 2011 | 5:10 PM ET
    Italy Nears 'TARP' Moment

    The debt crisis in Europe continues to dog the global stock market, with Whitney Tilson, T2 Partners.

  • Debt Ceiling No Longer a Laughing Matter: Analyst Friday, 3 Jun 2011 | 7:17 AM ET
    The Federal Reserve headquarters in Washington, DC.

    Following Moody’s decision fire a shot across the bows of talks over raising the US debt ceiling a key option facing Vice President’s working committee on the debt ceiling has been removed according to Jeremy Batstone-Carr, the director of private client research at Charles Stanley in London.

  • TARP Prevented Disaster, but Full Exit a Long Way Off Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 1:54 PM ET
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    The HBO movie “Too Big To Fail” ends just after the early stages of the financial crisis in 2008, when Congress dramatically reversed course and passed the massive TARP program in the face of a cratering Dow Jones Industrial Average and fears of an economic apocalypse.

  • Chrysler Repays TARP Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 12:55 PM ET
    Chrysler Repays TARP

    The Treasury announced Chrysler has repaid its TARP obligations. So, how is the government's auto bailout program doing? Ron Bloom, Special Assistant to President Obama for manufacturing policy weighs in.

  • Tarp Shows That US Can Break Political Deadlock Thursday, 12 May 2011 | 11:51 PM ET
    U.S. Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid and Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner.

    Not many things have emerged from the quagmire of US Congress recently which have produced a truly pleasant surprise. But could the troubled asset relief programme - better known as Tarp - turn out to be one?

  • Five Things to Watch: AIG Road Show and More Tuesday, 10 May 2011 | 8:31 PM ET

    A pair of TARP pariahs meet shareholders, a pair of big-cap companies report tough quarters and a pair of would-be wed wireless names face scrutiny. Here's what we're watching.

  • Government Lost Out on Billions With Bailout Thursday, 31 Mar 2011 | 2:42 PM ET
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    The government has been touting the profitability of the bank bailout. But those profits lag tens of billions of dollars behind what a private investor in the bailed out banks would have made.

  • Dimon Addresses the Chamber Wednesday, 30 Mar 2011 | 12:45 PM ET
    Dimon Addresses the Chamber

    JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon discusses regulation and the government, municipal defaults, and what a failure to extend the U.S. debt limit would really mean.

  • If TARP is So Profitable, Why Not Bail Out Everyone? Wednesday, 23 Mar 2011 | 2:49 PM ET
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    As Treasury feeds us a steady diet of how much money taxpayers are making off the Troubled Asset Relief Program, you have to wonder why nobody thought of this idea sooner.

  • Citigroup Tops List of Banks Who Received Federal Aid Wednesday, 16 Mar 2011 | 1:05 AM ET
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    The bank that exposed the federal government to the greatest potential loss during the government bailout was Citigroup, which received a grand total of $476.2 billion in cash and guarantees, according to a new report of the Congressional Oversight Panel which oversees the TARP program.

  • When to Buy A Bank Stock? Cramer's 2 Criteria Monday, 14 Feb 2011 | 7:55 PM ET

    BB&T has both elements, so Cramer chats with CEO Kelly King.