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Bain Capital

  1. rich guy humor
    Goldman Sachs Gloats: It’s Not BainWe’re No. 2!
  2. bain of his existence
    Private Equity Firms Subpoenaed Over Tax ProcessNew York’s attorney general is looking into their use of management fee waivers, which allow income to be taxed at the capital gains rate.
  3. the fact-check brigade
    Did Mitt Romney Get Bailed Out at Bain?Only sort of.
  4. let’s get charticle
    Know Your Bain/BaneWhich is the private equity corporation and which is the Batman villain?
  5. stuck in the mittle
    Frank Rich on Face the Nation: Bain Capital Issue Confuses Voters“The problem for Romney is a lot of Americans don’t really know him, and Bain is the biggest part of it.”
  6. the national interest
    Republicans Advise Mitt: Attack! Defend!Something! There’s a lot of brilliant free campaign advice out there.
  7. stuck in the middle
    Romney Goes on Offensive, Accuses Obama of Political CronyismWill America find talk of political payoffs as exciting as Swiss bank accounts?
  8. bain of his existence
    Adviser Explains That Mitt Romney ‘Retired Retroactively’ From BainThat clears that up!
  9. bain of his existence
    Mitt Romney Feels the Obama Campaign Owes Him an Apology [Updated]Meanwhile, he doesn’t owe anyone any tax returns. 
  10. stuck in the mittle
    Mitt Romney Responds to Bain AttacksRomney states over and over that he had no real role at Bain Capital after February 1999.
  11. stuck in the mittle
    The Difference Between Running and ‘Running’ a Private Equity FirmThere is one, and it’s important.
  12. 2012
    Heilemann: Bain Attacks Will ContinueBecause it’s working!
  13. stuck in the mittle
    Bain Capital Horror Stories Continue to Haunt Mitt Romney’s CampaignThe Washington Post and the New York Times took a look at some old SEC filings.
  14. business
    Bain Capital May Buy HuntsmanThe Huntsman family biz is reportedly on the block.
  15. stuck in the mittle
    The Obama Team Is Sticking With the Bain Attack Strategy Super-PAC Priorities USA has released another ad featuring people laid off by Mitt Romney.
  16. stuck in the mittle
    Bill Clinton Does Not Think Mitt Romney Should Be President Just to be clear.
  17. stuck in the mittle
    Bill Clinton Pulls a Cory Booker, Calls Romney’s Bain Career ‘Sterling’Being a friend of Bill isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.
  18. the national circus
    Frank Rich on the National Circus: Booker, Bain, and Bipartisan NarcissismI hope no one is nauseated if I suggest that the Newark mayor was engaged in idle self-promotion.
  19. synonyms
    James Clyburn: Romney and Bain Involved in ‘Raping Companies’A Clyburn spokeswoman says he used the term as “a synonym for rob or plunder.”
  20. early and obvious
    Morgan Stanley Executive Doesn’t Approve of Attacks on Private EquityFilm at 11. 
  21. equal opportunity bashing
    Newark Super-Mayor Cory Booker Slams Obama Campaign for Anti-Bain Ad [Updated]He calls it “nauseating.”
  22. 2012
    Steelworkers Slam Mitt Romney and Bain Capital in Harsh New Obama Ad “It was like a vampire. They came in and sucked the life out of us.”
  23. stuck in the mittle
    Pro-Gingrich Super PAC Demonizes Romney and Bain in 30-Minute DocumentaryThirty minutes of Romney personally killing jobs to increase his personal wealth.
  24. eye of newt
    Things That Are Obama’s Fault, Part MCVI: Newt Gingrich’s Bad Campaign StrategyCome on, Obama!
  25. stuck in the mittle
    Mitt Romney Is Still Making Bain MoneyMillions and millions since his retirement in 1999.
  26. Mitt Romney: Turnaround Whiz or Slash-and-Burn Profiteer?Times digs into Romney’s buyout past.
  27. company town
    Fannie and Freddie Get Some Good NewsThe mortgage giants have seen their largest profits in ten years. Plus, who buys a friend a $3 million apartment, and who wants a truck depot in Soho?
  28. company town
    Ashley Alexandra Dupré Drops Suit Against ‘Girls Gone Wild’Technically, the famous call girl is forced to admit, she exploited herself. Plus! Boutique hotels in Brooklyn are fighting, NBC gets a bargain on the Weather Channel, and we all may all end up paying for the Fed bailout of Bear Stearns, in our daily roundup of law, real estate, media and finance news.
  29. company town
    Gawker Media Spins Off Wonkette, Gridskipper, and IdolatorSting buys a new place, the West Side is in jeopardy, and Wachovia raises $7 billion in our daily news roundup.
  30. company town
    Finance Types Split Over Hillary and RomneyFINANCE • Wall Street hopes Hillary has a super Super Tuesday, but private equity is standing by one of its own. Fourth-quarter campaign-financing reports show Senator Clinton taking in the lion’s share of donations from the Street’s top ten financial firms. Meanwhile, Bain Capital co-founder Mitt Romney is still tops among the PE crowd. [NYT/Dealbook] • So, what’s it gonna be, boy? Stuck between Microsoft’s rock and Google’s hard place, Yahoo! CEO Jerry Yang has limited options for saving his company at his disposal. [NYP] • If you believe the latest hype, Citadel is paving the way for an IPO after all. Ken Griffin’s asset-management firm has split its proprietary hedge-fund business from its client-based options-making business. “Legally, it makes it cleaner,” said Josh Galper in an interview. [Bloomberg]