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Greg MacSweeney is editorial director of InformationWeek Financial Services, whose brands include Wall Street & Technology, Bank Systems & Technology, Advanced Trading, and Insurance & Technology.

Articles by Greg MacSweeney
posted in December 2008

Where Did the Bailout Money Go?

12/23/2008
CNBC's Jim Cramer, host of Mad Money, discusses what happened to the bailout money on MSNBC and says that Hanl Paulson, Treasury Secretary, maybe didn't even have a plan in place when he handed checks to all of the major banks. Cramer is astonished that there isn't an investigation into what has happened to all of the money. And, surprise, Cramer is outraged.

Low Latency Spending Moves Full Speed Ahead

12/22/2008
Trading firms still need to focus on reducing data latency to keep up with the competition. With spending cuts and reduced IT spending forecasts, CIOs will still find the funds to invest in technology that speeds up the trading process.

2009 CIO Challenges: Regulation

12/17/2008
Industry experts look at the impact of regulation in 2009, and how CIOs can deal with the requirements of new regulations.

Weekend at Bernie's

12/15/2008
The Bernard Madoff alleged $50 billion Ponzi scheme will have everyone talking for a long time.

I Knew Bernie Madoff Was Cheating (Video)

12/12/2008
If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. Alleged smoke and mirrors from a Wall Street legend, Bernie Madoff, fooled many investors for a long time, but it seems that some knew he was cheating all along.

The Walking Zombies of Wall Street (video)

12/10/2008
WSJ's Dennis Berman tells colleague Evan Newmark that although tens of thousands of people have managed to hold on to their jobs, there isn't much work to go around. Instead, he says, Wall Streeters are working to appear busy.

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