Roger Altman Archive

Altman Sees Dealmaking Recovery Surpassing $4 Trillion Record

As previously discussed on this website, the stock market continues to be stacked against investors. Management is too often incented to sell shareholders down the river in securing it’s own fortunes. For example, management thinks nothing of issuing highly dilutive preferred’s and convertible’s, etc. This means the shares are worth more if ...Read More

Altman is back

America’s disastrous debt is Obama’s biggest test By Roger Altman April 21 (FT) — The global financial system is again transfixed by sovereign debt risks. This evokes bad memories of defaults and near-defaults among emerging nations such as Argentina, Russia and Mexico. Yes, all fixed FX blowups. But the real issue is ...Read More