David Welch


David Welch is a reporter for Bloomberg News and Bloomberg Businessweek in Detroit. Previously, at BusinessWeek, he was a correspondent in the Detroit bureau and then the Detroit bureau chief. Welch joined BusinessWeek in 2000 after being an auto writer for The Detroit News. Prior to that, he was an associate editor at the Dallas Business Journal. He is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh.

David Welch

Articles by David Welch


  • GM Slashes the UAW's Equity Stake
    As a deadline looms for bondholders, details emerge of a deal to trim labor costs and hand 17.5% of General Motors to the United Auto Workers
  • Next Up: GM's Bondholders
    Owners of $12 billion worth of bonds signal that it won't be easy to strike a deal and keep General Motors from filing for bankruptcy as well
  • Chrysler Files for Bankruptcy
    The historic move hinges on a fast trip through court, billions more in federal dollars, and an alliance with Fiat
  • GM: The Vultures Circle
    Bondholders, dealers, the UAW, and Treasury are all jockeying for a piece of a restructured General Motors, Chapter 11 or not
  • GM: Some Bondholders Want Bankruptcy
    While many bondholders would be wiped out, others would be richly rewarded through credit default swaps. Also, Pontiac may close




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