Jul 12, 2013 The French Revolution -- and much of the France we know today -- was born at a time of economic crisis and famine.
Jul 11, 2013 Susan Schmidt, head of equities at Mesirow Financial, discusses the key takeaways of the latest notes from the Federal Reserve.
Jul 11, 2013 Players are signing up for Wall Street Magnate in droves, in part, because the simulated experience reflects the stock market in real time.
Jul 8, 2013 Is ok to pay to get the jump on market-moving news? Thomson Reuters is expected to suspend the practice of selling so-called sneak peeks of certain economic data to select clients today.
Jul 4, 2013 Markets in Egypt rose so quickly this morning officials had to temporarily suspend trading.
Jul 3, 2013 In the years climbing out of the great recession, regular investors were leary of buying stock, thrice burned, enduringly shy. But in the last six months, as the S&P 500 index has gone up 13 percent, the masses are back to buying.
Jul 3, 2013 Europe's financial crisis flared anew on Wednesday, after Portugal's finance minister quit and the government teetered on the edge of collapse.
Jul 2, 2013 With protesters, the military and the Egyptian government heading for new confrontations, the stock market in Cairo is up.
Guy De Launey
Jul 1, 2013 The EU gets its first new member in six years, but it's something less than a celebration.
Jun 27, 2013 After hours of high stakes negotiations, European finance ministers have struck a deal to help shield taxpayers from bank failures.