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Mandating that stocks trade in set time intervals would negate some of the problems posed by high-frequency trading, according to an analysis.
The $17 billion valuation of taxi service Uber was eye-popping, but here's why it's justified, says Michael Yoshikami.
Blackstone exec Bruce Wrobel did well and wanted to do good—and that may have had tragic consequences.
What's the opposite of a financial crisis? We may be about to find out.
Drug giant Merck said it would purchase Idenix Pharmaceuticals for $3.85 billion, a deal already approved by both companies' board of directors.
U.S. Treasury yields, not far off 11-month lows, could fall further and even match perennially low-yielding Japanese bonds, one analyst says.
Time Inc., the magazine company that is home to People, Sports Illustrated, and Time, will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Monday.
President Barack Obama will issue an executive action aimed at making it easier for young people to avoid trouble repaying student loans.
A lunch with Warren Buffett has been bought by Andy Chua from Singapore for 2,166,766 in an annual charity auction.
Hungary's central bank should keep its benchmark interest rate on hold and adopt a tightening bias, the IMF said late on Friday.
High-profile attorney Michael Lewis filed a class-action lawsuit against 13 stock exchanges over high-frequency trading.
"Hope to continue our streak of value enhancement," Icahn said, in a tweet.
Uber said Friday that it raised $1.2 billion of primary capital at a $17 billion pre-money valuation.
Standard & Poor affirmed in a release the current AA+/A-1+ rating for U.S. sovereign credit and called the outlook "stable."
Pope Francis sacked the entire Italian board of the Vatican's financial watchdog, making another break from the murky past.
Wall Street’s top banks bet on a bear market for bonds this year. But with bonds rising, some firms are worried about their bottom lines.
U.S. authorities negotiating with BNP Paribas over alleged sanctions violations at one point suggested it pay a penalty as high as $16 billion.
Funds of hedge funds continue to lose assets, but a handful of top firms continue to consolidate market share.
Mary Jo White spoke of the need for a "comprehensive review" of market structure, including rules adopted a decade ago that helped create high-speed trading.
High-frequency trading firms will thrive despite finding themselves this week in the crosshairs of federal regulators, according to industry experts.
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Scott Minerd of Guggenheim thinks quantitative easing in Europe could work, but not for the reason you might think.
Central banks are in combat mode. On the front lines: Europe, Denmark, Canada, Switzerland, Peru and India.
Some investors believe that declining oil prices are a good thing—for now—with $30 a barrel as the break point.