Posts Tagged “wall street”

Herbalife shares rise as Ackman attack fizzles

by Wall Street Job Report on July 23, 2014

Bill Ackman promised a bombshell, but the activist investor’s latest attack against Herbalife landed with a thud on Wall Street. Shares of the Los Angeles nutritional products company jumped 25% on Tuesday after the longtime Herbalife critic unveiled what he (…)

Read the rest of this entry »

Citigroup Has $280 Million in Loans at Two China Ports

by Wall Street Job Report on July 21, 2014

Citigroup Inc. (C) Chief Financial Officer John Gerspach said the bank has about $280 million in loans tied to commodities at two ports in China, the nation where authorities are investigating whether stockpiled metals fall short of collateral obligations. Citigroup made the loans (…)

Read the rest of this entry »

Barclays Dark Pool Volume Fell 66% Week After Lawsuit

by Wall Street Job Report on July 21, 2014

Barclays Plc (BARC) saw the number of U.S. shares traded in its dark pool decline for a second week after it was sued byNew York for allegedly lying to customers. About 66 million U.S. shares were traded in the dark pool in (…)

Read the rest of this entry »

Value of worldwide mergers and acquisitions hits $2 trillion this year

by Wall Street Job Report on July 21, 2014

Worldwide mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity has reached $2 trillion so far this year, 75 percent higher than last year, according to Thomson Reuters weekly data, helped by a string of large-cap companies striking high value deals. Eight deals valued at more (…)

Read the rest of this entry »

Where Morgan Stanley Is Doing Better Than Goldman Sachs

by Wall Street Job Report on July 21, 2014

Morgan Stanley is doing a pretty good Goldman Sachs impression these days. In fact, it’s topping the Wall Street titan in a number of critical categories. Although Goldman’s investment bankers and bond traders can still thump their chests over happy hour beers on (…)

Read the rest of this entry »



Web Design by Dashing Web Design