Tag: Volcker Rule

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

Mensch: Noun, informal. A decent, upright, mature and responsible person. Schlemiel: Noun, slang. An awkward, clumsy, or unlucky person whose endeavors tend to fail; a loser. * Mensch of the Week: Robert Rubin Co-chair, Council on Foreign Relations¬†&¬†Former U.S. Treasury…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review for the Week of October 15th to October 21st – CMBS Originators Consider Joining Forces – Mortgage REITs are Falling Behind – APG Acquires Stake in Retail Portfolio