Your TARP money at work, on Wall Street

Pfizer’s blockbuster $68 billion acquisition of Wyeth sure has the whiff of nostalgia about it. Not only was the deal announced on a Monday morning after a weekend of furtive negotiating — when was the last time a major deal, rather than a bailout, was announced on a Monday morning? — but also its massive size and the fact that seven banks „advised” on it also seemed to be a return to the good old days of 2006 and early 2007 when Merger Mondays were all the rage.img src=”″ height=”1″ width=”1″/