Here is a bit from Anderson Cooper's program on CNN. He makes it very clear that the financial crisis of 2008 was a criminal conspiracy. He has expert witnesses, Eliot Spitzer and Matt Taibbi, confirm that it was a criminal conspiracy. But the US Justice Department under Barak Obama has no interest in pursuing any criminal cases:
Notice the point that the head of Goldman Sachs, Lloyd Blankfein, got an income of $100 million while presiding over the whole mess.
If you want to read the gory details of the Senate investigation, click here. It is a 650 page report, so it isn't light reading.