Hamilton Nolan · 11/08/13 01:01PM

"A former JPMorgan Chase banker who managed Bernard Madoff's account said the con man was on track to receive a $200 million loan less than a month before his arrest." Whoops.

Hamilton Nolan · 02/05/13 05:01PM

Colleges sue poor students for defaulted loans so they can loan that money to new poor students. Perhaps a new system?

Borders Gets a Loan For Some Reason

Hamilton Nolan · 01/28/11 09:27AM

When we last checked in with dinosaurlike "book store" Borders, it was desperately seeking a loan to stave off bankruptcy. Well, they got their $550 million loan! But there's a fair chance they'll still go bankrupt. Showing good effort! [Dealbook]