00:00    |    
Initial credits
00:20    |    
Introduction
01:02    |    
Ethical behavior in banking
03:16    |    
Government intervention in banking
Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) and Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac)
04:41    |    
Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP)
Fiduciary responsibilities
08:09    |    
Change in values in the United States
Automobile industry
10:02    |    
How did BB&T obtain such enormous assets?
Poor performers
Selfishness
14:21    |    
How do you feel about large financial institutions?
Hedging
17:16    |    
What happened in the banking crisis and what can be done to solve it?
Federal Reserve intervention
Housing market bubble
Government policy failure
Return to American values
Quotes  Atlas Shrugged, Ayn Rand
Health care
Elections for U.S. Congress
Social security
Future political policies
29:54    |    
How does BB&T transmit their values to its employees?
Honesty
33:02    |    
Congratulations to UFM
35:28    |    
Southern United States ethics
36:40    |    
Final words
37:28    |    
Final credits



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Ethical Behavior in Banking

08 de mayo de 2010   | Vistas: 15 |   Banking Economy Ethics Social Security

In this interview, John A. Allison IV talks about the current economic situation in the United States from the beginning of the problem up to the solutions it currently needs.  Allison explains how this country got into the financial crisis, which he attributes enormously to erroneous politic and economic government policies, summarized in great public intervention.  Allison observes that the main problem the United States faces is the abandonment of American values, such as justice, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness, which have been put aside for more social and less individual focuses by the government and society.  Amongst this economic entire debacle, Allison explains how the institution he directed, Branch Banking and Trust Company (BBandT), was able to resist and survive this crisis throughout responsible libertarian policies that eluded governmental intervention in every possible way and managed to evade any type of unethical behavior in the markets.




John A. Allison IV fue presidente de Branch Banking & Trust Company (BB&T) de 1989 a 2008 y actualmente, es…

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