Henry Paulson

 
Obama team working on overhaul of financial rescue
Obama team working on overhaul of financial rescue
President-elect Barack Obama's economic team is working on an overhaul of the $700-billion financial rescue programme, with the aim of doing more...
Bail-outs? Can we have some too?
Bail-outs? Can we have some too?
In the season of goodwill, Henry Paulson is proving to be an American Santa Claus, doling out sacks of money to aid ailing businesses across the...
US to invest directly in banks
US to invest directly in banks
The United States government plans to invest directly in US banks for the first time since the Great Depression, Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson...
World govts rush out financial emergency plans
World govts rush out financial emergency plans
Governments rushed out new emergency measures in a desperate bid to stop the haemorrhaging of confidence on Thursday, bringing some calm to...
Europe rescues more banks as US rejects bailout
Europe rescues more banks as US rejects bailout
Bank rescues spread in Europe on Tuesday and some investors expressed faith that the US Congress would eventually pass a $700-billion bailout plan...
'Great progress' on US financial plan
'Great progress' on US financial plan
United States Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and leading lawmakers early on Sunday reported "great progress toward" reaching a multibillion-dollar Wall Street bail-out plan before markets reopen after the weekend, saying the accord would likely be finalised later in the...
Paulson, Bernanke push bailout; Lehman deal looms
Paulson, Bernanke push bailout; Lehman deal looms
The architects of a $700-billion bailout for the United States financial system urged lawmakers on Tuesday to move quickly, and the sale of Lehman...
Oil rises in face of US financial bailout
Oil rises in face of US financial bailout
Oil prices rose on Monday as investors grappled with the possible effects on crude demand of a $700-billion United States proposal to buy bad...
US Congress examines $700bn market bailout plan
US Congress examines $700bn market bailout plan
The Bush administration asked Congress on Saturday for $700-billion to bail out firms burdened with bad mortgage debt, seeking extraordinary...
US launches all-out attack on credit crisis
US launches all-out attack on credit crisis
The United States surged into action on Friday to launch an all-out attack against the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, readying...
US govt takes over Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac
US govt takes over Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac
The United States government on Sunday seized control of mortgage finance companies Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in an aggressive move to help the...
Paulson says China market reforms to continue
Paulson says China market reforms to continue
China is too far down the road toward a market economy to turn back from reforms now, even if United States financial market turmoil is causing it...

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