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How the One Percent Is Stealing Your Money in the Stock Market

Anthony W. Orlando | Posted 05.19.2014 | Politics
Anthony W. Orlando

You think that the broker has your best interest at heart. They are, after all, working for you. You are paying them a commission. And you are living in America, the land of "everyday low prices." But you have been misled.

Institutional Corruption in High Frequency Trading

Luka Orešković | Posted 06.08.2014 | Business
Luka Orešković

A big portion of this trend can be blamed on the great recession, and what is seen as a suddenly realized peril of even seemingly solid and famous institutions going down as they succumbed to high-risk operations in the market.

Flash Boys Puts a Flashlight on Dark, Predatory HFT Trading

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 06.03.2014 | Business
Dennis M. Kelleher

The industry counters by denying these facts and boldly claiming that they provide liquidity and lower costs, but it has been demonstrated that HFT is more often a liquidity taker than a liquidity provider and, if anything, raises the costs of trading.

The Market Is Rigged And You're Getting Screwed

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 03.31.2014 | Business

The U.S. stock market is rigged, with elite traders buying access to a high-speed network that allows them to figure out what you've just ordered, ord...

The Buck Stops Here

Jill S. Tietjen | Posted 04.05.2014 | Business
Jill S. Tietjen

On February 1, Janet Yellen made "Her Story" when she became the Chair of the Federal Reserve Bank, the first female to hold that position. Many firsts for women in the financial services industry preceded Yellen's appointment.

Young Girl Fighting Child Slavery Rings NYSE Bell On Twitter IPO Day

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 11.11.2013 | Impact

One of Twitter’s youngest users rang the bell of the New York Stock Exchange the morning the company went public -- and she did it in a Twitter-blue...

Investors Are Already Very Worried About Twitter's IPO

Reuters | John McCrank | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

By John McCrank NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York Stock Exchange on Saturday did a test run of Twitter's highly anticipated market debu...

Wells Fargo Lays Off Even More Mortgage Employees

Reuters | Posted 11.19.2013 | Business

By Peter Rudegeair NEW YORK, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co, the largest U.S. mortgage lender, said on Thursday that it will cut...

Why I Flashed the Shaka Sign at the NYSE Opening Bell

Andrew Wang | Posted 11.13.2013 | Hawaii
Andrew Wang

When I saw the cameras broadcasting the 60-second long excitement of the Opening Bell festivities, I was suddenly inspired to send a friendly "howzit" via a spontaneous "shaka" from the New York Stock Exchange -- the financial epicenter of the world.

Wall Street's First Woman: Muriel Siebert

Natalie Pace | Posted 10.28.2013 | Business
Natalie Pace

Muriel "Mickey" Siebert, who passed away on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, in Manhattan, is a legend on Wall Street. Needless to say, Siebert knew a thing or two about Wall Street, about bonds and about regulatory oversight (or lack thereof).

BATS, Direct Edge To Merge, Creating Second-Largest U.S. Stock Exchange

Reuters | Posted 08.26.2013 | Business

(Reuters) - BATS Global Markets Inc and Direct Edge Holdings said on Monday they would merge in a deal that would create the second-largest U.S. stoc...

First Female Member Of New York Stock Exchange Dies

AP | DAVID PITT and MARLEY SEAMAN | Posted 10.25.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — Muriel "Mickie" Siebert, the first woman to become a member of the New York Stock Exchange, has died of complications of cancer at ag...

The NYSE Helps to 'Combat' the US Veteran Unemployment Rate: An Interview With Ashley Parker-Roman

Steve Mariotti | Posted 10.09.2013 | Impact
Steve Mariotti

Through 2012, the unemployment rate for former service members who are veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars -- about 2.6 million men and women -- was 9.9 percent. i=It means a great deal to help those who have served our country with a smooth transition back into civilian life.

Cute, Ashton

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.06.2013 | Business

The floor of the New York Stock Exchange got a bit more attractive Tuesday morning. Ashton Kutcher, known for his roles in "That 70s Show," "No St...

Libor To Be Taken Over After Global Rigging Scandal

Reuters | Posted 07.09.2013 | Business

LONDON, July 9 (Reuters) - NYSE Euronext, the operator of the New York Stock Exchange, has been chosen to run Libor, the benchmark interest rate that ...

Listen to Nana

Michael Farr | Posted 07.03.2013 | Business
Michael Farr

Happy July 4th Eve! Tomorrow America will celebrate 237 years of independence. Happy Nana's birthday, too. Today my grandmother, Margaret DuFief Reed,...

APPLIX: Apple and Netflix and the case for staying private

Brian Hamilton | Posted 07.02.2013 | Business
Brian Hamilton

As I look at Wall Street headlines I better understand why so many owners and stakeholders of privately held companies aren't jumping into the IPO line and some publicly traded firms are jumping out.

Bitcoin's Problem With Liquidity And Market-making

Max Keiser | Posted 06.23.2013 | Business
Max Keiser

Bitcoin exchanges are still struggling to find a trading model that offers depth and scalability. If you compare the current exchanges with the workin...

Dow Regains More Than Half Of Monday's Plunge

AP | Posted 06.16.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — Stocks are posting their biggest gain since the beginning of the year thanks to strong reports on housing and earnings. The increase...

Dow Takes Big Hit

AP | Posted 06.03.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are closing broadly lower following weak reports on the U.S. economy. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 111 points, its w...

Dow Jones Touches Record High

AP | DANIEL WAGNER | Posted 06.02.2013 | Business

U.S. stocks closed at a record highs Tuesday after reports on auto sales and factory orders provided the latest evidence that the U.S. economy is stre...

ALL-TIME HIGH

Reuters | Posted 03.28.2013 | Business

NEW YORK, March 28 (Reuters) - The S&P 500 set a record closing high on Thursday, finishing a fifth consecutive month of gains to extend a four-year l...

Dow Winning Streak Contineus

Reuters | Posted 05.13.2013 | Business

NEW YORK, March 13 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks edged up on Wednesday, with the Dow rising for the ninth straight session to another record and the S&P 5...

Dow Records New Two-Year Milestone

AP | Posted 03.12.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- The Dow is logging its longest winning streak in two years – barely. A tiny gain gave the Dow Jones industrial average its eighth s...

Report: NYSE Readying Plan To Run Without Humans

Reuters | Posted 03.10.2013 | Business

(Reuters) - The New York Stock Exchange is readying plans to be able to operate without human traders in case another disaster, such as Superstorm San...