Items Tagged with 'Anthony Scaramucci'


  • Anthony Scaramucci’s SkyBridge Capital planning big investment in Opportunity Zones

    Partners with EJF Capital to launch Opportunity Zone REIT
    There’s a new notable name among those who plan big investments in Opportunity Zones – Anthony Scaramucci. Scaramucci famously served as White House communications director last summer, before flaming out in just 10 days. After returning to his Wall Street roots, Scaramucci's firm is planning to invest in Opportunity Zones.
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  • Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Another Goldman Sachs alum joins Trump team

    Plus, forest fires and the CFPB complaint database
    The appointment of Anthony Scaramucci adds another Goldman Sachs alum to the Trump team. Steven Mnuchin, Treasury Secretary, Gary Cohn, head of the National Economic Council, and Dina Powell, deputy national security advisor, are all former Goldman partners, while Steve Bannon, the president's top strategist, was a vice president at Goldman Sachs in the 1980s. 
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  • Wall Street veteran Anthony Scaramucci assumes leading White House role

    But don't call him Gordon Gecko
    In addition to chronicling Sean Spicer’s “abrupt and angry departure,” news stories Friday morning scrambled to provide information on Anthony Scaramucci, who is well known in political and financial circles, but not a household name. Depending on where you get your news, he was alternatively described as a "wealthy financier" or a “loudmouth Wall Street creep.” Other descriptors include “smooth-talking Long Island native” and one of Trump’s “most aggressive television surrogates.”
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