Former star trader Raj Mahal breaks down what really goes on in a trader's brain, from being a tiny hustler to winning big at the casino.
Yes, traders do have brains.
President Barack Obama’s critique of trader bonuses at Wall Street banks as still risky to the economy drew objections from financial executives who said the compensation system already has been fixed.
So what's been distracting all those traders ?
Barclays has appointed John Chang and Vikesh Kotecha to lead its equities sales and trading business in Asia Pacific, a spokesman for the bank said on Tuesday.
First JPMorgan, now Barclays.
JPMorgan said Wall Street’s trading slump has deepened and could last through the second quarter.
Tales from the trading floor.
Federal agents are investigating whether high-frequency trading firms break U.S. laws by acting on non-public information to gain an edge over competitors.
Citigroup and JPMorgan are bracing investors for a fourth straight drop in first-quarter trading, a period of the year when the largest investment banks typically earn the most from that business.