Archive for February, 2009

Hot Links: Zombie Banks, the Trader Tax & Doug Kass

February 28, 2009

hot-linksHot Links for Weekend Reading

On The Big Picture this week, Barry Ritholtz explained the definition of a Zombie Bank, complete with a table of companies that currently qualify as zombies.‘s James “Rev Shark” DePorre has certainly been busy this week with the launch of his petition to combat the “Trader’s Tax“.  It seems that Congressman Peter DeFazio introduced some horrifically absurd piece of nonsense called H.R. 1068: “Let Wall Street Pay for Wall Street’s Bailout Act of 2009.