Occupy Wall Street


  • Inside a Wall Street 'secret society' party Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 1:48 PM ET
    Wilbur Ross

    That infamous Wall Street party in 2012 was a "private party," not a meeting of a secret society, billionaire investor Wilbur Ross says.

  • Bitcoin: Fad of all fads?     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    Andrew Ross Sorkin on bitcoin, the return of Occupy Wall Street and who he thinks might venture into porn.

  • Big business loses sway over House GOP Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 11:09 AM ET
    U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) (L), U.S. Rep. Eric Cantor (R-VA) (C) and U.S. Rep. Dave Camp (R-MI).

    With the federal government pushing toward a budget default, big business groups are worried they have lost sway over the GOP majority in the House.

  • Just when Congress ought to be doing things to reinforce the recovery, House Republicans are committed to "doing another self-inflicted wound," says Neal Wolin, former deputy Treasury Secretary, discussing the standoff on Capitol Hill.

  • Occupy Wall Street, two years later     Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 10:57 AM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis looks back at the movement that began in lower Manhattan's Zucotti Park.

  • How did Domm rate in 2012? Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 11:49 AM ET
  • States With the Most 'One Percenters' Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 11:12 AM ET

    CNBC.com presents a list of the 10 states with the most ultra-high net worth individuals on a per capita basis.

  • Backlash as Starbucks UK Tax Avoidance Revealed Tuesday, 16 Oct 2012 | 10:56 AM ET

    Revelations surrounding the U.K. tax affairs of coffee chain Starbucks have angered many campaigners, but some have told CNBC that the U.K.'s tax rules rather than the company itself are to blame.

  • Occupy Wall Street: a Frenzy That Fizzled Tuesday, 18 Sep 2012 | 3:13 AM ET
    Protestors affiliated with Occupy Wall Street are arrested by NYPD officers while attempting to form a ‘Peoples Wall’ to block Wall Street on September 17, 2012 in New York City. Today is the one year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street and protestors are planning various actions and events throughout the day.

    12 months after Occupy Wall Street first gathered momentum, it can and should be said that the movement was - perhaps this is going to sound indelicate - a fad, the New York Times reports.

  • 'Occupy' Turns One Year Old     Monday, 17 Sep 2012 | 1:02 PM ET

    Hundreds of protesters march in Manhattan's financial district on the one-year anniversary of "Occupy Wall Street's" beginning. CNBC's Kayla Tausche and John Carney share details of the day's protests.

  • Occupy Wall Street: 1 Year Later     Monday, 17 Sep 2012 | 6:46 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports protesters are set to commemorate the first anniversary of Occupy Wall Street in lower Manhattan today.

  • How 'Lynching' the Rich Could Hurt Stocks Friday, 24 Aug 2012 | 12:05 PM ET
    Businessman hiding in limo

    Rising political anger against the rich, along with a push to tax them more, may cause the rich to stop buying high-profile luxury goods, according to financial analysts. Could that hurt luxury stocks?

  • The Fear and Loathing of the One Percent Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012 | 12:18 PM ET
    Bank Vault Door

    A new survey shows that the One Percent are hoarding cash and piling up savings. But they also support higher taxes on themselves.

  • Occupy Wall Street Protester & Unsolved Murder     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 1:19 PM ET

    Jonathan Dienst of WNBC-TV reports on a disturbing story that could involve an Occupy Wall Street protester and an unsolved murder from 2004. Investigators are still searching for suspects.

  • 'Occupy Wall Street' Weighs In on JPMorgan     Monday, 14 May 2012 | 11:50 AM ET

    Is it time to tighten regulations on big banks? Michael Kink, Strong Economy for All executive director, and Akshat Tewary, Occupy the SEC co-founder, weigh in on JP Morgan's $2 billion trading loss, the Volcker Rule and the need for stricter Wall Street oversight.

  • Occupy Wall Street Organizer on Protesting BofA     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 3:47 PM ET

    Bank of America is in the news today as an estimated 500 protesters stand outside its shareholders' meeting. "We're here to support equality and fairness," says Occupy Wall Street organizer Max Berger.

  • BofA Shareholder Meeting Kicks Off     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 10:00 AM ET

    Financials dragged the broader markets lower yesterday as uncertainties over European exposure weighed on investors' minds. Anthony Polini, Raymond James, and Paul Miller, FBR Capital Markets, discuss the health of the banks ahead of BofA's shareholder meeting.

  • CNBC's John Harwood reports the President made an unannounced trip to Afghanistan today on the first anniversary of Osama bin Laden's death. Debating whether the President is using the trip as political leverage, with Dan Gainor, Media Research Institute; Ari Melber, The Nation Magazine; and Kevin Williamson, National Review. Also, a look at Occupy Wall Street protesters across the country.

  • OWS May Day protesters in Bryant Park, NYC.

    The boisterous musical parade of Occupy Wall Street protesters took an unfortunate right turn in Manhattan Tuesday and wound up in some unfriendly territory.

  • Facebook: How to Save a Life     Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 1:54 PM ET

    Discussing today's major headlines, including Facebook urging members to become organ donors; May Day protesters around the globe; and stick shift cars gaining popularity, with CNBC's Tyler Mathisen, Scott Cohn and Jon Fortt.