Tag: banks

Jon Stewart On The FIFA Corruption Scandal [VIDEO]

Last night Jon Stewart went after FIFA over the corrupt behavior its top officials have been indicted on. β€œFinally,” Stewart said, β€œsoccer is getting its perp walk.” He made some soccer jokes, asked what the hell took so long for people to finally get indicted, and even jokingly asked if β€œtheir balls were underinflated.” But…

5 Banks Plead Guilty To Global Currency Manipulation [VIDEO]

5 Banks Plead Guilty To Global Currency Manipulation in a scheme set up in online chat rooms by forex dealers & traders on a massive global scale. Authorities fined five of the world’s largest banks, including JPMorgan Chase & Co and Citigroup inc, roughly $5.7 billion, and four of them agreed to plead guilty to…

Cyberattack on JPMorgan Hits 83m People

A cyberattack this summer on JPMorgan Chase compromised the accounts of 76 million households and seven million small businesses, a tally that dwarfs previous estimates by the bank and makes the intrusion among the largest ever. Until just a few weeks ago, JP Morgan had said it believed only one million accounts had been affected.…

JPMorgan and Other U.S. Banks Are Hit by Hackers

A number of United States banks, including JPMorgan Chase and at least four others, were struck by hackers in a series of coordinated attacks this month, according to four people briefed on a continuing investigation into the crimes, Nicole Perlroth reports. The hackers infiltrated the networks of the banks, siphoning off gigabytes of data, including…