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SHOCKED! Pew Research Center Says Americans’ Views of Wall Street Less Positive

Positive views of Wall Street have slipped, though only modestly, since the advent of Occupy Wall Street and an increased focus on economic inequality. Currently, 58% agree that “Wall Street makes an important contribution to the American economy,” down from 63% in 2009. A larger majority (72%) agrees that “Wall Street only cares about making…

F.B.I. Begins Preliminary Inquiry Into JPMorgan – NYTimes.com

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is examining potential wrongdoing surrounding JPMorgan Chase‘s $2 billion trading loss, people briefed on the matter said Tuesday. The investigation, which is at an early stage, will focus on several possible lines of inquiry, the people briefed on the matter said. Among other things, investigators will examine JPMorgan’s accounting practices…