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Shahien Nasiripour

Wall Street May Win As Federal Reserve Prepares To Punt On Physical Commodities

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Big banks are poised to reap a significant victory in their fight to maintain lucrative businesses hoarding, selling and trading physical commodities ...

Shahien Nasiripour

Wall Street Guzzles Millions Off Beer Drinkers, Brewing Company Gripes

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 07.23.2013 | Politics

The Federal Reserve should toughen oversight of big banks such as Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase due to their negative influence over commodities, i...

Shahien Nasiripour

Wall Street's Commodities Profit Threatened As Federal Reserve Launches Review

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 07.19.2013 | Politics

The Federal Reserve said late Friday it is revisiting a landmark ruling that allowed big banks to enter the lucrative commodities business, raising th...

Shahien Nasiripour

Metal Market Mayhem: Brewers Blast Banks

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A loose coalition of beer brewers, automakers, Boeing and Coca-Cola is accusing big banks, including Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase, o...

LOOK: Tiny Giraffe Wins Art Competition

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 05.30.2012 | Green

When engineering student Shaahin Amini magnified the chemical elements nickel, aluminum and carbon under his high-powered microscope, he was surprised...

You Say 'Aluminum,' I Say 'Aluminium'

Laurence Watts | Posted 03.31.2012 | Comedy
Laurence Watts

What follows is my account of a conversation between me, my partner, and our friend Jarrod Chlapowski. It's October, and we are three miles into what ...

Alcoa Posts Strong First Quarter Profit

Posted 06.11.2011 | Business

NEW YORK – Alcoa Inc (AA.N) reported a first-quarter profit that beat estimates as the price of aluminum, its primary product, rose sharply and ...

Let's Save the Real Avatar

Bianca Jagger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Bianca Jagger

I am surprised that share-tipsters continue to recommend Vedanta as a desirable investment. Regrettably, many shareholders, content to read about the share price, remain silent about Vedanta's detrimental impact on local communities.

Struck Off the Posters

Bharati Chaturvedi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bharati Chaturvedi

A bird's eye view shows marginal communities standing up to the big players, even the government, in India. They ask for justice and struggle to conserve the planet their way.