Dec 10, 2012 Hedge funds and private-equity funds are buying up hundreds of foreclosed homes at a time, turning them into rentals, crowding out first-time home buyers looking for bargains.
Nov 19, 2012 Wall Street rallies on optimism that a deal will be reached to avoid the fiscal cliff. Nevermind that Congress is on recess and Obama is in Asia.
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Nov 14, 2012 In London this week, executives from global financial companies held a summit to discuss how to make work culture more LGBT-friendly.
Nov 14, 2012 One of the father's of modern anti-virus software, John McAfee, is a suspect in a Belize murder. Jeff Wise discusses the exclusive story on McAfee he recently wrote for Gizmodo.
Nov 7, 2012 Share prices tanked the day after Obama’s re-election. Wall Street had rooted for Romney and his corporate, investment and personal tax cuts.
Oct 30, 2012 Wall Street gets back to business tomorrow now that the storm has passed by NYC. How will investors react following the layoff?
Oct 19, 2012 The markets tumbled Friday, but the declines were nothing compared to the Black Monday crash of Oct. 19, 1987. The Dow Jones shed 22 percent -- the equivalent of a 3,000-point drop today.
Sep 27, 2012 The personal computer is dead, and more on the future of tech from New York City
Aug 28, 2012 Marketplace's senior producer of personal finance breaks down economics plainly and simply in his new book, "Man vs. Markets."
Aug 27, 2012 Will the "Lance" brand survive? Usually August means panic on the stock market, but this year we've seen the S&P 500 hit a four-year high and Apple stock rocket to over $670 a share. Have we bucked the trend? And an analyst has a model that predicts an Obama victory in November.