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Even on Wall Street, Pope Francis attack on 'idolatry of money …

It is rare for the denizens of Wall Street, the centre of global capitalism, to give the time of day to a man who has attacked the core of their existence, denouncing the “idolatry of money�, corporate greed and shameful inequality.

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Our Financial Future: Infinite Greed Meets a Funny Thing Called …

The distinction between earning a profit and maximizing private gain by any means angers not just the few benefiting from the useful delusion that Infinite Greed is simply profit on overdrive; it seems to anger everyone who believes the Status Quo of burning …. The opinions expressed in these reposts are not those of the Wall Street Examiner or Lee Adler and no endorsement of the content so provided is either expressed or implied by our posting the content. Some of …

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Did Etsy's IPO herald a pivot from Wall Street's 'greed is good …

In a lot of ways, last week's IPO of Virtu Financial was the epitome of what we think of as a classic Wall Street IPO. Its entire business model is built around a form of greed, in that its high-speed trading business strives to help …

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Horizons: I'm Not Buying O'Malley on Wall Street Reform

To do so, he wrote an op-ed in the Des Moines Register titled: Prevent Another Crash, Reform Wall Street. I'm sorry to say that all he's done is demonstrate that he doesn't understand what caused the financial crisis of 2008 or …

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Average Wall Street bonus is $172,860

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The Pathetic 'Talk Therapy' Of Janet Yellen

Submitted by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog , What in god’s name does Janet Yellen think she is doing? Just a few weeks ago she established the ridiculous Fedspeak convention that “patient”  means money market rates will not rise from the zero bound for at least two meetings. Now she has modified that message into “not exactly”. As her Wall Street Journal megaphone, Jon Hilsenrath, was …

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The Pathetic 'Talk Therapy' Of Janet Yellen

What are the differences between capitalism and socialism?

Discover the differences between capitalism and socialism. Take a look at the ideology and arguments for each of these modern economic models.

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What are the differences between capitalism and socialism?

Wall Street bets on Staples-Office Depot marriage

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Office Depot stock rallies 18% and Staples rose 10%.

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How does the invisible hand affect a capitalist economy?

Take a deeper look at how the invisible hand of the market works and why it is so crucial for understanding how capitalist economies function.

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How does the invisible hand affect a capitalist economy?

Vulture Capitalist: Avoid That Box IPO!

My friend the Vulture is a venture capitalist in Silicon Valley. He recently wrote a piece for us and I've been hoping he would do another one. I asked him what he thought of the Box IPO, which is taking place today . Shares last night priced at $14 per share, which will imply a valuation of $1.7 billion for Box — which last July raised a private round at $2.4 billion. Meaning: Box is limping …

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