Alan C. 'Ace' Greenberg (born September 3, 1927, died 25 July, 2014) was a former Chairman of the Executive Committee of The Bear Stearns Companies, Inc.
The FIFA World Cup, often simply the World Cup, is an international association football competition contested by the senior men's national teams of the members of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the sport's global governing body. (wiki)
Barcelona head coach Gerardo Martino said on Monday he was "not concerned" about Lionel Messi's lack of goals in recent games, the Argentine has scored just once in Barca's last five matches.
Here are a few posts sent in by our readers, describing what happened to them on September 11th, when the terrorists struck the Twin Towers:
Robert Parker, head of strategic advisory group at Credit Suisse, talks with Anna Edwards about improvement in global economic data and why he feels it's time to put money back into the European markets.
Mashable's Adam Ostrow takes a look at the wave of short-form video products from Vine, Instagram and Mixbit. What are their business models? And what do they signal about the escalating race to monetize video?
Here's a quick preview of Motorola's new smartphone, the Moto X. With it's virgin Android installation, vast customisation options and unique features (think always on Siri) and this could prove to be the Android device that truely takes the battle to the iPhone.
Here's a quick look at some of the trading disasters which have occurred in recent years. Note that these are genuine foul-ups (or 'fat-fingered' trades), and not losses down to rogue traders.
Here's an important eye test for all you bankers
Here's an oldie we've dusted off. Send it to a friend to make them smile.
Each year thousands of graduates / MBAs find work in the financial markets. All start at (or near) the bottom of the ladder, and hope that one day they will make it big. Few do. And those who eventually achieve success usually face a relatively long wait. Not so one young man who, at 23, just might be the youngest VP ever to attain that position in a major investment bank.
Here's the testimony of Mark Froeba, who, before leaving in 2007, was jointly responsible for evaluating all Moody's new CLO rating guidelines, before the US Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission Wednesday.
Here's some famous football quotes provided courtesy of Goldman Sachs.
Bloomberg reports that, according to the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission, Citigroup's US fixed income unit was warned in 2005 'that it was taking too much risk' and that management oversight was considered 'less than satisfactory' - three years before mortgage losses in the unit led to a near collapse of the firm.
For more than a decade, Greg Secker has been an extremely successful trader, coach and business leader. He was vice-president at 24 at a major US investment bank, responsible for the online trading of billions of dollars in the currency markets.
The pods have landed, offering an oasis of calm for busy city workers.
Here are a few examples of how candidates fouled up at interview:
After a number of our readers wrote in, we are now publishing the list of 'Trader Monthly' magazine's Top Traders Under 30, which appeared in the August/September issue.
Here are the final results in this year's CTO CIO Poll, which was sponsored by top IT recruitment specialists Deep Blue Associates: