Today marks an end to the long, funny, twisted tale of former car czar Steven Rattner — published author, tangler with the Securities and Exchange Commission and foister of terrible movie Chooch upon the world.
Former Obama administration auto industry czar Steven Rattner has agreed to pay Read More
There have been some excellent, low-voice, black-room Charlie Rose interviews this year, as always. Just last month, in fact, there was one with troubled financier Steven Rattner. He was back last night, but this time he had spectacles on. Another difference is that his disgust for New York State Attorney General and Governor-Elect Read More
General Motors’ gargantuan initial public offering should have made this a good day for Steven Rattner, the troubled former car czar and private equity kingpin.
It has not been.
In one of his final acts as Attorney General, Governor-Elect Andrew Cuomo filed two lawsuits against Mr. Rattner, who co-founded the multibillion-dollar firm Read More
Fresh off a reported settlement of kickback charges and the publication of his financial crisis account Overhaul, former car czar Steven Rattner has taken to the pages of the Financial Times to reassure us that, yes, the U.S. economy has gone to pot, but it’s “not quite the basket case” everyone Read More
Fines & Misdemeanors
At a party where Jamie Dimon gabbed with Lloyd Blankfein and the mayor cracked wise about George Clooney, the most important people in New York City gathered this month to celebrate Steven Rattner, the former private equity guru and car czar. Within 24 hours, the news that Mr. Rattner was settling longstanding charges Read More
The Times is reporting that Steven Rattner, the former car czar and private equity potentate, is settling the S.E.C.’s kickback charges connected to the gargantuan New York State pension fund scandal. He will have to pay over $5 million, but, no matter how big that sum ends up, the money won’t be nearly as Read More