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  • Correction coming for Chinese stocks, chart shows Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 2:13 AM ET

    The Shanghai Composite Index has developed a shocking rally breakout in the past week, rallying over 6 percent to hit levels not seen since December.

  • Fed up? Yellen facing challenges from within Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 1:29 PM ET
    From left: Janet Yellen and Richard Fisher

    While Fed chair Janet Yellen may win monetary policy battles within the Fed, she still risks losing the economic war.

  • Bain snaps up $1.3 billion JPMorgan loan book Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 11:29 AM ET
    Sankaty Advisors home page

    JPMorgan found the perfect suitor for a big book of loans it had made around the world but wanted to get rid of: Bain Capital.

  • China and big mergers help brighten up a down day Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 10:21 AM ET

    China's extended rally and two mega-mergers are helping cap the downside of a suddenly dour market.

  • DC roundtable to feature Who's Who of Wall Street Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 7:10 AM ET

    There have been several hearings on stock trading since "Flash Boys," but this one is a little different. Here's why.

  • Ultrawealthy pile into private equity Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    The rich are increasingly enamored with private equity investing after a decade of strong returns.

  • Cities, taxis and airports pump rideshare's brakes Friday, 25 Jul 2014 | 2:01 PM ET
    A Lyft customer gets into a car on January 21, 2014 in San Francisco.

    Rideshare services like Uber and Lyft are butting heads with regulators over laws that they claim are outdated and hurt their companies.

  • Greenlight gains on Micron, Apple Friday, 25 Jul 2014 | 1:32 PM ET
    Greenlight Capital president David Einhorn pauses during an interview in New York.

    Greenlight Capital, David Einhorn's hedge fund firm, gained 7.9 percent in the second quarter, according to a letter sent to investors Friday.

  • IPOs off to damp start (again) ahead of tidal wave Friday, 25 Jul 2014 | 9:40 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The market has absorbed more disappointing IPO pricings ahead of a potentially huge week.

  • Billionaire hedge fund manager Griffin to divorce Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 2:45 PM ET
    Ken Griffin, founder and chief executive officer, Citadel

    Ken Griffin, the billionaire founder of investment firm Citadel, has filed for divorce from his wife and fellow hedge fund manager Anne Dias Griffin.

  • Emerging markets rally to continue? Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 2:29 PM ET

    While U.S. indexes suffer from the dog days of summer, emerging markets look to be on a tear.

  • Hedge fund: This 'mania' health stock will fall 90% Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 2:19 PM ET
    Afrezza is a rapid-acting, inhaled insulin for the treatment of diabetes.

    A rising hedge fund star thinks that MannKind is so over-hyped that the health-care company's stock will fall 90 percent.

  • PMI data gives markets a lift; CAT spoils party Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 10:19 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Flash manufacturing data came in mostly stronger than expected, but a mixed report from Caterpillar tempered hopes.

  • The rally in emerging markets: Should you get in? Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 4:49 PM ET
    People pass in front of the Brazilian Stock Exchange, Bovespa, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

    CNBC's Bob Pisani explains why emerging market economies are turning around and growing more aggressively again, despite a lack of evidence to support a rally.

  • Ackman's clients shrug off Herbalife embarrassment Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 2:53 PM ET
    Bill Ackman

    Pershing Square Capital Management clients aren't very concerned about Herbalife's big gain yesterday.

  • Miller: Economy First Tuesday, 24 Feb 2009 | 4:01 PM ET

    Now is not the time to push through narrow, costly special interest projects which at best don’t create jobs and at worst will cost them, says Bill Miller the National Political Director at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

  • The big money still loves hedge funds Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 1:08 PM ET

    Big investors plan to keep pouring money into hedge funds despite mixed returns.

  • Mangiero: No Pension Checks for the Postman to Deliver? Thursday, 23 Jun 2011 | 1:20 PM ET
    Postal worker

    The mail gets delivered in rain or snow but it might not include pension checks for postal workers. According to a June 22, 2011 press release from the United States Postal Service, it intends to suspend what it owes to its pension plan as a way to “conserve cash and preserve liquidity.” By doing so, it frees up $800 million in cash for the current fiscal year.

  • Whirlpool's quarter goes down the drain Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 10:28 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Whirlpool missed profit and revenue expectations by a wide margin, and cut their full year forecast.

  • Winskie: The NFL — More Than Just a Game Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 1:07 PM ET

    There was a lot more hanging in the balance than just the $3 billion in advertising revenue that football generates each season. Few franchises present better opportunities for brands and marketers to capture the hearts and minds of consumers than the NFL.

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