Wall Street

Wall Street Elite Stunned at Trump Triumph

By Lawrence Delevingne, Suzanne Barlyn and Jennifer Ablan NEW YORK, Nov 9 – From plush penthouse apartments on the Upper East Side to bars in midtown Manhattan, New York’s financial community watched in stunned dismay on Wednesday as Republican Donald Trump clinched the White House. An early party mood quickly soured as donors and supporters

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Hillary Clinton: Wall Street’s Favorite Enemy

By Amanda Becker WASHINGTON, Nov 2 – Hillary Clinton began her presidential campaign by promising to do what it takes to rein in Wall Street. Boosted by Wall Street’s toughest critics, U.S. senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, the Democratic candidate has declared “the deck is still stacked in favor of those at the top”

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Transcripts of Clinton’s Wall Street Talks Released in New Wikileaks Dump

By Emily Stephenson and Luciana Lopez Oct 16 – U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s full remarks to several Wall Street audiences appeared to become public on Saturday when the controversial transparency group Wikileaks dumped its latest batch of hacked emails. The documents showed comments by Clinton during question-and-answer sessions with Goldman Sachs Chief Executive

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Asia Shares Shrug Off Losses, Dollar Wallows

By Lisa Twaronite TOKYO, April 11 – Asian stocks erased early losses and edged up on Monday as Chinese inflation data fanned optimism Beijing will continue with loose monetary policies, while Japanese shares slid as the dollar notched a fresh 17-month low against the yen. Financial spreadbetters expected subdued openings for European bourses, with Britain’s

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