• Trump appoints ex-Goldman exec as Treasury Sec, bank's stocks hit highest levels since 2007

    9 days ago - By RT

    Goldman Sachs' stock price jumped to levels not seen since before the financial crash, thanks to President-elect Donald Trump's announcement of his intended Treasury Secretary, Steven Mnuchin, a former Goldman exec and hedge fund manager.
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  • Trump's Pick For Treasury Secretary Has Strong Ties To Hollywood

    Trump's Pick For Treasury Secretary Has Strong Ties To Hollywood

    9 days ago - By NPR

    NPR's Audie Cornish talks to Erich Schwartzel, a reporter who covers the film industry for the Wall Street Journal , about Steven Mnuchin, Trump's choice for treasury secretary, and his ties to Hollywood.
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  • Progressives Blast Donald Trump's Treasury Pick

    Progressives Blast Donald Trump's Treasury Pick

    9 days ago - By The Huffington Post

    Progressive lawmakers and groups eager to expose President-elect Donald Trump as a populist in name only have found fertile ground in Steve Mnuchin, Trump's choice for Treasury secretary.
    Thanks to his professional record , Mnuchin, a former second-generation partner at Goldman Sachs and hedge fund founder, would likely draw liberal criticism regardless of the president who appointed him.
    Mnuchin and his partners took over troubled bank IndyMac in 2008, renaming it One West and ramping up home foreclosures with a disproportionate focus on the reverse mortgages typically held by elderly...
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  • Trump taps Wall Street executive and Hollywood producer Steven Mnuchin for Treasury secretary

    9 days ago - By Los Angeles Times

    President-elect Donald Trump has chosen Steven Mnuchin, a wealthy Wall Street executive and Hollywood movie producer who served as his campaign finance chairman, to be the next Treasury secretary. Although there was no official announcement, Mnuchin confirmed the appointment Wednesday morning during...
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  • Trump to name Hollywood financier Steven Mnuchin as Treasury secretary

    9 days ago - By The Real Deal New York

    From the Los Angeles website: It's official: Hollywood financier Steven Mnuchin will be named as Treasury Secretary by President-elect Donald Trump. The Goldman Sachs exec-turned-movie producer was the national finance chairman for Trump's campaign. His position in the cabinet is set to be announced as early as Wednesday, according to multiple media reports. [more]... [more]
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