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Bonds to bands

Mar 10, 2006
Junk bond trader turned rock guitarist Pete Veru talks to host Cheryl Glaser about his transition from Wall Street to the music business.
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Of jobs and interest rates

Mar 10, 2006
The Labor Department releases its February job statistics today and economists expect them to show the economy created nearly a quarter million new jobs. But Alisa Roth tells us what's good news for job seekers might be bad news for Wall Street.
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Keeping curbs on Wall Street

Mar 9, 2006
Now that the New York Stock Exchange is a for-profit institution, lawmakers are worried about abuses. Amy Scott reports.
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The news from Warren Buffet

Mar 9, 2006
Host Scott Jagow and personal finance expert Chris Farrell deconstruct the Oracle of Omaha's latest annual letter to shareholders of Berkshire Hathaway holding company.
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Wall Street policing Wall Street

Mar 9, 2006
Critics and supporters of efforts to facilitate Wall Street's practice of regulating itself are expected to turn out at a Senate Banking Committee hearing today. Amy Scott reports.
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NYSE goes public

Mar 8, 2006
For the first time, the Big Board is operating as a profit-making enterprise that has to answer to shareholders. That may mean some big changes in the way Wall Street does business. New York Bureau Chief Bob Moon reports.
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Hedge fund disappearing act

Mar 8, 2006
A hearing is scheduled today into allegations that an Atlanta-based hedge fund defrauded clients who invested hundreds of millions of dollars. But the lead defendant and the money are nowhere to be found. Bob Moon has more.
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Take note of Treasuries

Mar 7, 2006
The yield on 10-year treasury notes has reached its highest level in almost two years. Why care? Those yields play into everything from inflation to how much you pay for your mortgage. Alisa Roth reports.
Posted In: Economy, Investing, Wall Street

The new NYSE

Mar 7, 2006
The New York Stock Exchange's 213-year run as a member-owned enterprise comes to an end today with completion of its merger with the electronic exchange Archipelago Holdings. Alisa Roth reports.
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Retirees oppose GM/UAW deal

Mar 7, 2006
More than 1200 retired GM autoworkers have lodged formal complaints against a deal between the automaker and the United Auto Workers to require pensioners to pay more for their healthcare. A federal hearing into the matter concludes today and Judge Robert Cleland has until April 1 to approve or reject the deal. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports.
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