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The bull has an identity crisis. (cover story)

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Forbes. 4/5/1999, Vol. 163 Issue 7, p108-114. 7p. 5 Color Photographs, 1 Black and White Photograph, 2 Charts, 7 Graphs.

Abstract: Focuses on Merrill Lynch and what has brought it to the point where it is ready to sell out. The firm's $900 million bond trading loss in 1998; How a possible merger with Chase Manhattan would benefit Merrill Lynch; Management history of the firm; Its...

Amateur hour on Wall Street. (cover story)

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Forbes. 1/25/1999, Vol. 163 Issue 2, p82-85. 4p. 1 Chart, 1 Cartoon or Caricature.

Abstract: Discusses the practice of amateur investors in buying stocks from Web sites. Suggestion that the feverish interplay of technology and stock prices is most visible in technology stocks; The benefit of on-line investing; Comments from purchasers of stoc...

Nobody wants to kill the golden goose.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Forbes. 12/14/1998, Vol. 162 Issue 13, p50-53. 4p. 6 Color Photographs, 2 Black and White Photographs, 1 Diagram.

Abstract: Reports on hedge funds and the large amount of business they create for Wall Street. Risk involved for investment houses; Why financial houses are secretive about the business; What a typical broker charges for lending to the hedge fund; Some of the t...

God and the devil.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Forbes. 11/30/1998, Vol. 162 Issue 12, p118-121. 4p. 5 Color Photographs.

Abstract: Focuses on the Sisters Yvette Dicaire, Helene Pelletier and Denise Rodrigue of the Sisters of the Good Shepard. Their participation in a sting operation against advisers accused of defrauding the order of (Canadian) $80 million in assets; How the grou...

Radio - active men. (cover story)

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Forbes. 6/1/1998, Vol. 161 Issue 11, p130-135. 6p.

Abstract: The article focuses on the success of Texan businessman Thomas Hicks in investing in radio stations in the U.S. through his leveraged buyout fund that can generate revenues that are growing by 10% annually. Topics discussed include the high average cas...

Free enterprise comes to Wall Street. (cover story)

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Forbes. 4/6/1998, Vol. 161 Issue 7, p114-119. 6p. 3 Color Photographs, 2 Graphs.

Abstract: Highlights several so-called guerrilla marketmakers who are bringing free enterprise to Wall Street as of March 1998. The trade activities of 25-year-old Serge Milman; His use of software that links him directly to Nasdaq marketmakers and private trad...

LBO MADNESS.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Forbes. 3/9/1998, Vol. 161 Issue 5, p128-134. 7p.

Abstract: The article assesses the opportunities and risks in investing in leveraged buyout (LBO) funds in the U.S. Topics discussed include the growth of LBO funds in 1998, the omissions and vague generalities of LBOs, and the reasons why LBOs are an expensive ...

Financial services.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Forbes. 1/12/1998, Vol. 161 Issue 1, p152-156. 4p. 1 Chart.

Abstract: Looks at the United States financial services industry. The possible effect of the millennium on bank mergers; Charted data on companies, such as Citicorp and First Chicago NBD, showing industry medians for profitability, growth, sales, and more.

The new enablers--chief information officers.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Forbes. 6/2/1997, Vol. 159 Issue 11, p138-143. 5p. 2 Color Photographs, 1 Chart, 1 Graph.

Abstract: The article focuses on the increased importance of chief information officers (CIO) in corporations. It provides an insight into the importance of Denis O'Leary at the Chase Manhattan Bank and the extent of the operations he supervises. It further offe...

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