Ian Katz

TARP watchdog quits; went after bailout fraud

Neil Barofsky, who criticized the Treasury Department's handling of taxpayer-funded bailouts as special inspector general for the Troubled Asset Relief Program, resigned effective March 30.

Big bonuses coming at 3 big banks

Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and JP Morgan Chase's investment bank, survivors of the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, are set to pay record...

Executive-pay plans face scrutiny

Kenneth Feinberg's mandate to set pay guidelines for top managers at seven companies bailed out by the U.S., including Bank of America CEO Kenneth Lewis,...