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

Hedge funds face autumn uncertainty

Big fund investors are more cautious than usual over uncertainty over the upcoming fall presidential election and the European financial crisis.

The Must-Read Wall Street Books of the Summer of 2012

With only a few days left until the fall starts, you can still get in some beach reading. Here are the best books about investing and Wall Street to come out this summer.

Quiet Wall Street summer coming to an end

After several years of summer drama on Wall Street, the first August in a while without a worrisome a bailout or some other economic calamity is drawing to a close. But vacationing traders should prepare for a wild September.
Posted In: Wall Street

Explainer: The Romney Tax Documents, Part I

Gawker.com dumped a ton of data about presidential candidate Mitt Romney's finances. This is the background that may help you explain it.

Citigroup CEO: Kudos to Me on a Job Well Done

In a speech in Singapore, Citigroup CEO Vikram Pandit said the firm needed to be restructured after the financial crisis.

States pursuing banks on LIBOR rate rigging

The attorneys general of New York and Connecticut have sent subpoenas to several banks, including JPMorgan Chase and Citigroup. When it comes to banking scandals, it's state regulators who are out in front.
Posted In: Banks, LIBOR

States investigate JPMorgan, Citigroup, and others over LIBOR

today, there's word that a number of other banks -- including JPMorgan Chase and Citigroup -- are being subpoenaed by regulators in New York and Connecticut. It's all about charges that the banks rigged an interest rate called LIBOR.
Posted In: Banks, LIBOR

Major retailers team up for mobile payment plan

We've got news this morning that a group of major retailers, including Walmart, Target and 7-Eleven, are teaming up to create their own network for mobile payments. It's one more way for stores to draw you closer -- and get a jump on outsiders, like Google.
Posted In: mobile payments, Walmart, Retail

Standard Chartered shares up after settlement

Standard Chartered was on the brink of going to court because of allegations that it hid thousands of financial transactions with Iran. Instead, the bank settled without admitting any wrongdoing.
Posted In: Banks, Standard Chartered, settlement

Retail sales up for first time in four months

Retail sales in the U.S. jumped by almost a percent last month. That was the first uptick in four months, as consumers spent their money on everything from cars to electronics.
Posted In: Retail, consumer


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