Stories tagged: Kerry Killinger
Thu., July 7, 2011
Settlement talks wrap up over WaMu allegations
Talks have ended between three former Washington Mutual executives and the federal government over possible settlement of a lawsuit alleging that their “gross mismanagement” led to the giant thrift’s demise. …
Sun., April 18, 2010
Killinger captained loose ship to financial demise
Kerry Killinger spent seven years in Spokane in the late 1970s and early 1980s. He was an executive at Murphey Favre Inc., a small investment company that managed two small …
Tue., April 13, 2010, 11:16 a.m.
Ex-WaMu execs defend bank’s actions before failure
The former CEO of Washington Mutual, the biggest U.S. bank ever to fail, on Tuesday defended the bank’s actions to reduce risks from the looming housing bust.
Sun., Oct. 5, 2008
Tracing the collapse of WaMu
Kerry Killinger rose from a job in Spokane as strategist at the brokerage firm Murphey Favre to become Washington Mutual’s chief executive in 1990. He made his first significant money …