2. Worst Deal of 2012?
Worst trade of 2012? Not the London Whale -- the publisher who paid Greg Smith (pictured at right) $1.5 mil.
—Joshua Brown, as @ReformedBroker, tweeted about Greg Smith's windfall for his tell-all book about Goldman Sachs.
Greg MacSweeney is editorial director of InformationWeek Financial Services, whose brands include Wall Street & Technology, Bank Systems & Technology, Advanced Trading, and Insurance & Technology. View Full Bio