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Ask A Banker: What’s The Deal With High Frequency Trading?

Hi! I’m back. I was once a banker and now I write for Dealbreaker and answer your questions about the […]

Business, Labor Groups Laud Obama Victory

Exit polls showed the economy was Issue No. 1 with voters in this presidential election. And it didn’t take long […]

Foreclosures Are Falling In States Where It’s Easy To Foreclose

In New York, it takes an average of about three years for a bank to foreclose on a house. In […]

Job Growth Beats Forecasts; Unemployment Rate Is 7.9 Percent

The nation’s unemployment rate edged up to 7.9 percent in October from 7.8 percent in September, the Bureau of Labor […]

Some Mixed Signals From Latest Jobs Numbers

Three closely watched employment indicators are out this morning: – Unemployment Benefits. There were 363,000 first-time claims for jobless benefits […]

Consumer Confidence Hits Highest Point In Nearly Five Years

By at least one measure, in October consumers were the most confident they’ve been since February 2008, the private Conference […]

The Robots Haven’t Taken Over The Stock Market (Yet)

Note: This story was originally published on Oct. 30. It was updated on Nov. 1 to include a radio version […]

The Force Is Strong With This One: Disney Buys Lucasfilm For $4B

Fanboys and girls, get ready to celebrate – or be disappointed: Disney announced Tuesday that it was buying Lucasfilm Ltd. […]

Obama Campaign Slams Romney’s Jeep Ad

The impact of superstorm Sandy has become the main focus of both presidential candidates, but what politicking does remain has […]

Why Economists Love Price Gouging, And Why It’s So Rare

I’m holed up in my Brooklyn apartment right now with my wife and our two young daughters. Even if we […]

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