- Goldman 'Unlikely' Bank Buyer. // American Banker;7/31/2008, Vol. 173 Issue 147, p2
The article reports that it is unlikely securities firm Goldman Sachs Group Inc. will buy a retail banking operation. According to the article, Goldman will most likely grow through the acquisition of distressed mortgage assets. The company raised several billion dollars to buy such assets, and...
- Acquisitions Drive Consolidation And Convergence of Stock Specialists. Shearer, Brent // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Jul2002, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p19
Reports on the consolidation and convergence of stock specialist firms due to the acquisitions made by Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Firms acquired by Goldman Sachs; Function of specialists on stock exchanges; Status of the specialist sector.
- Goldman Sachs joins heavyweights with CMBS deal. O'Leary, Chris // Investment Dealers' Digest;08/25/97, Vol. 63 Issue 34, p8
Reports on Goldman Sachs & Co.'s launch of $979 million worth of commercial mortgage-backed securities. Debut in large-volume loan field with the direct goal of securitizing and selling them; Competition with Nomura Securities International.
- New Goldman prepay model promises more accurate relative valuation; CPR faster than previously thought. Donovan, Kevin // Asset Securitization Report;7/29/2002, Vol. 2 Issue 30, p12
Focuses on the mortgage-backed securities valuation methodology of Goldman Sachs. Key features of the framework; Description of the updated prepayment model; Mortgage rates approach of the system.
- Goldman's Next CMBS Has Big Dose of Split Loans. Colomer, Nora // Structuredfinancenews.com;10/5/2015, p1
GSMS 2015-GC34, is backed by 56 loans that are secured by 75 properties. Five of them, representing 34.1% of the pool, are split loans; they are backed by property that also serves as collateral for other loans outside the trust.
- Goldman Eyes Litton. Muolo, Paul // Mortgage Servicing News;Dec2007/Jan2008, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p1
The article reports on the move of Goldman, Sachs & Co. to purchase Litton Loan Servicing LP in New York City. It cites that the purchase, which will acquire Litton's loan portfolios and subprime bonds, was motivated by the bankruptcy of C-BASS LLC, Litton's parent company. However, according to...
- Big Banks Demand More Collateral for Derivatives. // American Banker;3/16/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 40, p16
This article reports that large banking companies such as Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co. are demanding increased collateral from hedge fund firms in regards to over-the-counter derivatives trading. Comments are included from the Goldman Sachs spokesman Michael DuVally in...
- Options Ripe for Algo Explosion. Jaworski, Alexa // Securities Industry News;4/14/2008, Vol. 20 Issue 15, p9
The article looks at various algorithmic suites for electronic trading used in the options market. As reported, UBS, BNY ConvergEx Group and Goldman Sachs have engaged in algorithm launches in 2008. According to Ahik Oron, director of product marketing at SuperDerivatives, it is difficult to...
- Interest Grows in DTCC Swaps Matching Service. Clary, Isabelle; Kentouris, Chris; Kite, Shane; Sandman, John // Securities Industry News;6/9/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 23, p14
Financial services companies Goldman Sachs & Co., BNP Paribas SA, Credit Suisse First Boston Corp. and Bear Stearns & Co. Inc. have joined Depository Trust & Clearing Corp.'s (DTCC) automated, real-time credit default swaps matching service. The service will allow buyers and sellers of...