It wasn't that long ago that Gordon Gekko's "greed is good" anthem was the unofficial creed of Wall Street. And yet today, with stocks up 30% in the last y ..
Advocates of the digital currency bitcoin say it is ready to emerge from its fringe status and become a common method of retail payment. ..
Is it tax increases and blunt cuts from the sequester or the nebulous impact of uncertainty stemming from budget fights? Here's what Jefferies' Ward McCarthy, says i ..
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits declined largely as expected last week as the impact of a California computer glitch worked its way out of ..
Taken together, low volatility and seasonality hint at a year end in Wall Street's favor, says Ryan Detrick, senior technical strategist at Schaefer's Investment Res ..
High debt levels and weak job prospects have made it hard for many young, educated Americans to buy homes, and that could be a drag on the housing market for years to come. ..
The Basel Committee of banking supervisors from nearly 30 countries published a second round of consultation on reforming how risks on trading books could be added up after fi ..
Puerto Rico has been called the next Detroit and the next Greece. It's buried in debt and possibly teetering on the edge of bankruptcy. But that isn't scaring away hedge funds ..
RIO DE JANEIRO—In 2006, Eike Batista strode into Rio's opulent Copacabana Palace hotel for cocktails with a Canadian pension fund looking to play Brazil's rise. Mr. Batista di ..
A onetime engineer who earned his law degree at night has been behind the government’s campaign to punish Wall Street for the financial crisis ..