Jim Zarroli

Jim Zarroli appears in the following:

Trump May Have A Lot Of Money, But Documents Show He Owes A Lot, Too

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Over the years, the president has had an up-and-down relationship with big commercial lenders. But while in the Oval Office, he could find himself in a conflict of interest with any amount of debt.

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Trump's Financial Documents Reveal Hundreds Of Millions Owed To Lenders

Monday, June 19, 2017

As a young man, Trump's father co-signed his loans. Once he became famous, banks rushed to lend him money. But they became skeptical about Trump following his many bankruptcies. So his main lenders became Deutsche Bank and Ladder Capital, but both securitize his debt to spread the risk.

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Trump's Financial Disclosure Forms Are Released

Monday, June 19, 2017

President Trump took in more than $500 million last year at his various hotels, golf courses and other businesses. That's according to financial disclosure forms released voluntarily by Trump.

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Russian Businessman With Ties To Ex-Trump Campaign Official Comes Under Scrutiny

Monday, June 05, 2017

Oleg Deripaska sued over a report that he paid former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort to further the Russian government's interests. The story brought new focus to the billionaire and his career.

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Russia Probe: Investigators Want To Know More About Oleg Deripaska

Monday, June 05, 2017

Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska was once a close associate of ex-Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, who offered to cooperate with congressional panels investigating Russia's role in the election.

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Already Under Pressure, Ivanka Trump's Brand Faces A New Challenge

Thursday, June 01, 2017

The disappearance of three activists at a Chinese factory that makes Ivanka's products is the kind of scandal companies like to avoid.

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Chinese Labor Conditions Threaten Value Of Ivanka Trump's Brand

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Brand experts discuss whether news about labor conditions in China could have an impact on the value of Ivanka Trump's brands in the U.S.

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Robert Mercer Is A Force To Be Reckoned With In Finance And Conservative Politics

Friday, May 26, 2017

He and his daughter Rebekah have quietly emerged as powerful donors to Republican candidates and causes, including President Trump.

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The Reclusive Hedge Fund Billionaire Behind Trump's Campaign

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Robert Mercer, a reclusive hedge fund manager, is widely seen as a major force behind the Trump election and administration. But many wonder what he wants in exchange from Trump.

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Saudis And The UAE Will Donate $100 Million To A Fund Inspired By Ivanka Trump

Sunday, May 21, 2017

As a candidate, President Trump regularly criticized the Clinton Foundation for taking money from Middle East despots. But these donations are different.

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As Trump Built His Real Estate Empire, Tax Breaks Played A Pivotal Role

Thursday, May 18, 2017

President Trump says he wants to simplify the tax code, but his own record as a real estate developer suggests he's not above taking advantage of a good property tax abatement.

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Looking Into Trump Campaign's Russia Ties, Investigators Follow The Money

Monday, May 15, 2017

A Senate panel says it will look into a large database of possible money-laundering activities maintained by the Treasury Department to explore Trump associates' links to Russia.

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FBI Investigates Former Trump Campaign Manager Paul Manafort's Ties To Russia

Thursday, April 27, 2017

As the Trump administration settles in, questions continue to pop up about a figure from last year's campaign: Paul Manafort. Why do his business dealings continue to stir such interest? Who is he, really?

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What Trump's Taxes Would Not Show About His Finances

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Demonstrators are calling on the president to release his tax returns. But even if the returns were released, a tax expert says, they might not reveal much about specific sources of revenue and debts.

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Trump's Travel Costs Add Up, Setting Him On Path To Outspend Obama

Saturday, April 15, 2017

President Trump is again at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, meaning his already-high travel costs are now higher. A group that tracks presidential travel says the visits could cost $1 million each.

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Trump Organization Says It Is Closing Its Modeling Agency

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

While Trump Model Management "enjoyed many years of success," the Trump Organization said in a statement that it was choosing to focus on its core businesses of real estate, golf and hospitality.

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Trump Organization Shuts Down Modeling Agency After Boycott

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

The Trump Organization is shutting down its New York-based modeling agency. The agency became the target of a boycott by some fashion industry directors, make-up artists and stylists.

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Trump Advisers Under Scrutiny In Russia Investigations

Friday, March 31, 2017

As investigations into the Trump campaign's potential connections to Russia get underway, Trump associates Roger Stone, Paul Manafort and Carter Page are all expected to face intense scrutiny.

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Jared Kushner To Answer Questions About Meeting With Russian Bank Officials

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

After President Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner met with Russia's ambassador in December, he then met with an official from the Russian development bank VEB. The bank is closely tied to the Russian government and was sanctioned by the U.S. Treasury Department in 2014.

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When Is A Deal Just A Deal? When Trump Sells A Property, It's Not Always Clear

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

President Trump's properties have been attracting a large and generous circle of buyers, from wealthy Russians to a Chinese businesswoman. Many questions are being raised about the deals' ethics.

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