Heidi N. Moore is The Guardian's U.S. finance and economics editor. She was formerly the New York bureau chief and Wall Street correspondent for Marketplace.

Prior to joining Marketplace, Moore was a reporter for the Wall Street Journal, where she was the lead writer for the paper’s award-winning Deal Journal online and daily newspaper column during the height (and depths) of the world financial crisis. In addition, she wrote an analysis of banks and mergers and broke news of SEC investigations, big acquisitions, and Barclays Capital buying most of Lehman Brothers out of bankruptcy.  Before that, she was U.S. Bureau Chief for London-based, Dow Jones-owned weekly newspaper and daily website, Financial News. For six years, she was a senior writer covering Wall Street banks and power brokers for The Deal magazine.

Moore’s articles on Wall Street banks and finance have been published in The New York Times, Washington Post, New York Magazine, Financial Times and Slate.  

Moore is a graduate of Columbia University and a native New Yorker. In her free time, Moore enjoys running and traveling.

Features By Heidi N. Moore



Credit Suisse makes life a little harder for aspiring rogue traders

Take an extra week off and disconnect from your computers and BlackBerry, the bank tells employees as it steps up efforts to thwart nefarious trading within its ranks
Posted In: rogue traders, mandatory block leave, Jerome Kerviel, Credit Suisse, Kweku Adoboli

Wall Street braces for smaller bonuses

Bankers and traders could receive as much as 30 percent less in year-end bonuses. Some just hope they keep their jobs amid mounting layoffs
Posted In: Wall Street, Wall Street bonuses

A brief, ignoble history of the BlackBerry on Wall Street

The addictive little device has connected the financial industry, but also plagued it with high costs and compulsive behavior.
Posted In: Blackberry, misadventures in finance, impulsiveness, traders, cold turkey

Carole Geithner Publishes First

Carole Geithner, wife of Secretary of the Treasury Timothy F. Geithner, adds "author" to her resume with her new book, "If Only."
Posted In: Timothy Geithner, Carole Geithner

Was Jon Corzine Right About European Bonds?

During his third grilling in the Senate today, The former CEO of MF Global continues to defend the firm's investments in the European bond market
Posted In: Corzine, MF Global, insolvency

Former MF Global CEO testifies before Congress

Jon Corzine will have to explain how the bank lost $1 billion of customer money.
Posted In: MF Global

Rating agency again steps into political fray

First, the U.S. debt ceiling debate; now Europe. Standard & Poor’s threat to cut countries’ credit ratings appears meant to prod political action.
Posted In: Standard & Poor's, S&P

Germany, France moot tougher EU budget rules

Merkel and Sarkozy propose amending the European Union treaty to impose budget discipline on spendthrift countries. Will markets be satisfied?
Posted In: Eurozone, Europe debt crisis

Do payroll tax cuts help the economy?

The Senate yesterday failed to agree on a deal that would extend payroll tax cuts, a key part of President Obama's stimulus
Posted In: politics, Washington D.C., Senate, payroll tax


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