Markets Timothy Geithner

  • Except this time, rather than Tim Geithner helping, as he did as U.S. Morgan, a TARP recipient, to help back his investment in a fund managed by his firm, private equity house Warburg Pincus, according to a Bloomberg story and a filing with the New York State Department of State. This revolving door between Washington and Wall Street is really not how the system ought to...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 30- Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will chair a group that will push to establish a clearing hub for China's renminbi currency in the United States, the group said on Monday. The group said enabling renminbi-denominated transactions to be cleared in the United States would improve U.S. companies' competitiveness.

  • Sept 18- Washington's inaction on the debt ceiling crisis, government shutdowns and immigration have slowed America's economic growth, JPMorgan Chase& Co Chief Executive Jamie Dimon told NBC News' "Meet the Press" in an interview to be broadcast on Sunday. Dimon said the economy would have grown faster without the Washington gridlock, but said he did not blame the...

  • Bart Chilton: Dodd-Frank is alive at five Wednesday, 22 Jul 2015 | 10:58 AM ET
    Former CFTC Commissioner Bart Chilton

    Former US trading commissioner Bart Chilton channels his inner Dr. Seuss in talking about Dodd-Frank five years later.

  • Is Wall Street pay too high? Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Fistfull of money

    Five years after Dodd-Frank, we’re still waiting for Wall Street pay reform, says Sarah Anderson.

  • New crisis possible, but not like 2008: Geithner Thursday, 7 May 2015 | 8:37 AM ET
    Timothy Geithner

    Former Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner says a financial crisis will happen again at some point, but reforms undertaken after 2008 can serve to mitigate the damage.

  • Yellen doing 'excellent' job: Tim Geithner Thursday, 7 May 2015 | 7:38 AM ET
    Yellen doing 'excellent' job: Tim Geither

    Former Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner, shares his thoughts on the U.S. economy, Janet Yellen's comments on the markets, and his new job in the private sector.

  • Financial system more stable today: Tim Geithner Thursday, 7 May 2015 | 7:35 AM ET
    Financial system more stable today: Tim Geithner

    Former Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner, explains why he thinks the U.S. financial system is stronger now that before the 2008 financial crisis, and weighs in on the Dodd-Frank Act.

  • Another crisis will happen again: Tim Geithner Thursday, 7 May 2015 | 7:32 AM ET
    Another crisis will happen again: Tim Geithner

    CNBC's Steve Liesman talks to former Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner about measures the Treasury Department took during the 2008 financial crisis, loss of American confidence, and why another crisis is likely.

  • Rising bond yields could contain stocks Thursday, 7 May 2015 | 6:02 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The rise in interest rates can affect stocks as traders wait for the job reports coming out on Friday.

  • Rising rates could contain stocks Wednesday, 6 May 2015 | 7:27 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The rise in interest rates can affect stocks as traders wait for the job reports coming out on Friday.

  • Paulson, Rubin, Geithner: USA is still No. 1 Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 6:12 PM ET
    Former Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin

    Three former U.S. Treasury Secretaries agree: The U.S. has plenty of problems, but it's still in a dominant global position.

  • Wall Street jets west for 'Davos with palm trees' Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 11:54 AM ET
    Ken Griffin speaks at the 2013 Milken Institute Global Conference.

    The financial community—including Steve Schwarzman, Ken Griffin and Steve Cohen—will once again figure prominently at Milken.

  • Bernanke to be 'most vilified of century': Trader Saturday, 18 Apr 2015 | 4:03 PM ET
    Former US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke in 2009.

    Who does Guy Adami think is going to be one of the most vilified people of the 21st century?

  • Fed official Stein heads to hedge fund Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 12:27 PM ET
    Jeremy Stein, a former governor of the Federal Reserve.

    Another former senior government official has signed up to be a paid advisor to a multibillion-dollar hedge fund firm.

  • Testimony to end, but AIG case far from over Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    AIG headquarters in New York City.

    The last witness in an eight-week trial is expected to be called Friday, but a verdict is still months away.

  • Bernanke defends AIG bailout in court Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 6:59 PM ET
    Former Chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke.

    In court, former Fed Chair Ben Bernanke defended the government's bailout package for AIG, including an equity stake taken by the government.

  • AIG shareholders say treated unfairly in bailout Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 8:04 AM ET
    AIG shareholders say treated unfairly in bailout

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner's testimony suggests AIG had no other options at the time of its government bailout.

  • AIG bailout trial: Geithner on the stand Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 10:34 AM ET
    AIG bailout trial: Geithner on the stand

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports former New York Fed president and Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner is on the stand answering questions about the AIG bailout.

  • AIG trial: Paulson's testimony Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 11:43 AM ET
    AIG trial: Paulson's testimony

    Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson's testimony wrapped up quicker than expected at the AIG bailout trial, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.