April 2016: Goldman Sachs Fined
Updated August 5, 2020 | Infoplease Staff
Here's a slideshow depicting the major U.S. news events of April 2016.
1. Supreme Court Rules: One Person, One Vote 2. Villanova: NCAA Champions 3. Mississippi: Religious Freedom Bill 4. UCONN Women Win NCAA Championship 5. Cruz, Sanders Win in Wisconsin 6. Don Blankenship Sentenced 7. American Idol: Final Performance 8. Edward Lin Charged with Spying 9. Goldman Sachs Fined 10. N.C. Governor Pat McCrory: Transgender Law 11. Warriors Set NBA Win Record 12. Microsoft Sues Government 13. Harriet Tubman on the $20 14. Singer Prince Dies 15. Dennis Hastert Sentenced
- Goldman Sachs Fined
- Investment bank Goldman Sachs said Tuesday, April 19, 2016, its first quarter profits dropped by 56% from a year earlier, as the Wall Street firm was not immune from the difficult trading environment last quarter that hurt much of its competition. In a settlement, Goldman Sachs will pay $5.1 billion for its role in the financial crisis.
- Photo source: AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File