Violation Tracker Individual Record

Goldman Sachs & Co.
Current Parent Company: 
Goldman Sachs
Primary Offense: 
toxic securities abuses
Secondary Offense: 
investor protection violation
Violation Description: 

The Securities and Exchange Commission announced that Goldman, Sachs & Co. agreed to pay $550 million and reform its business practices to settle SEC charges that Goldman misled investors in a subprime mortgage product just as the U.S. housing market was starting to collapse.

Securities and Exchange Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
HQ Country of Parent: 
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
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Parent company note: 
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