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The Moment When Humans Matter.

Publication Type: News

Source(s): Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 9/2/2015, Vol. 266 Issue 54, pC1-C2. 2p. 1 Color Photograph, 1 Diagram.

Abstract: The article discusses the differences in effectiveness between humans and machines in handling stock market volatility and uncertainty as was experienced in August 2015. It examines the rivalry between the organization Intercontinental Exchange Inc.'s ...

It Isn't Time to Dive Into Oil Yet.

Publication Type: News

Source(s): Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 8/24/2015, Vol. 266 Issue 46, pC1-C8. 2p. 1 Color Photograph, 1 Graph.

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Abstract: The author presents his thoughts on waiting to invest in oil futures and petroleum industry stocks following a nearly 30 percent drop in the price of crude oil between June 2015 and late August 2015. The article examines investments in energy exchange-...

Online Lender SoFi Raises Cash, and Its Profile.

Publication Type: News

Source(s): Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 8/20/2015, Vol. 266 Issue 43, pC1-C2. 2p. 1 Color Photograph.

Abstract: The article states that San Francisco, California, online lending company Social Finance Inc. (SoFi) raised $1 billion during a fundraising round in mid-2015 and increased the its valuation to about $4 billion, which would make it the highest-valued fi...

Online Firms Seek to Eat Banks' Lunch.

Publication Type: News

Source(s): Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 6/29/2015, Vol. 265 Issue 150, pC1-C6. 2p. 1 Color Photograph, 1 Graph.

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Abstract: The article discusses the significance of online small-business lenders known as fintech companies in displacing banks in consumer and business lending. It discusses the New York City fintech company Bond Street, online credit firm Credit Karma, and th...

Why This Tech Bubble Is Less Scary.

Publication Type: News

Source(s): Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 6/29/2015, Vol. 265 Issue 150, pB1-B6. 2p. 1 Color Photograph.

Abstract: The author presents his thoughts concerning what is referred to as a high-technology stock market bubble as of mid-2015 and why it is not a cause for as much concern as the high-tech bubble of 1997-2000. He argues that firms such as Postmates and Shyp ...

Calpers to Pare External Managers.

Publication Type: News

Source(s): Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 6/8/2015, Vol. 265 Issue 132, pC1-C3. 2p. 1 Color Photograph, 1 Graph.

Abstract: The article states that the Sacramento, California, pension fund the California Public Employees' Retirement System (Calpers) planned to inform its investment board on June 15, 2015, that it would reduce its relationships with private-equity, real-esta...

Silicon Valley Grits Teeth Over Activist Investors.

Publication Type: News

Source(s): Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 5/27/2015, Vol. 265 Issue 122, pB1-B6. 2p. 1 Color Photograph.

Abstract: The article discusses reactions by high technology firms headquartered in the Silicon Valley, California, to activist investors seeking to change strategy and business plans during the early 21st century. According to the article, activist investors su...

Project Funded by Pockets, Not Banks.

Publication Type: News

Source(s): Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 5/21/2015, Vol. 265 Issue 118, pC1-C2. 2p. 2 Color Photographs.

Abstract: The article discusses a project jointly funded by the LeFrak family of New York and the Soffer family of Miami, Florida, to build a 183-acre commercial and residential development called SoLeMia on a former landfill and Superfund site in North Miami, F...

Rare-Disease Drugs Draw Frenzied Bids As Deals Surge. (cover story)

Publication Type: News

Source(s): Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 5/7/2015, Vol. 265 Issue 106, pA1-A6. 2p. 1 Chart.

Abstract: The article discusses an offer from Cheshire, Connecticut, biotech firm Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. to pay a 124 percent premium over the average share price for shares of the company Synageva BioPharma Corp. during early May 2015. According to the ar...

The New Bookkeeper Is a Robot.

Publication Type: News

Source(s): Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 5/5/2015, Vol. 265 Issue 104, pB1-B7. 2p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Abstract: The article discusses the use of computer software by finance departments in several U.S. corporations including Pilot Travel Centers LLC, Verizon Communications Inc., and GameStop Corp. According to the article, software developed by firms such as Ora...

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