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Obama - Four More Years

Barack Obama Smiles

Barack Obama, the post-partisan candidate of hope who became the first black U.S. president, won re-election today by overcoming four years of economic discontent with a mix of political populism and electoral math.

Goldman Has New Board Member

Lloyd Fonzie Blankfein

The Board of Directors of The Goldman Sachs has announced the appointment of Mark Edward Tucker as an independent director of the firm, effective immediately.

New York Remains Vulnerable To Disasters

NYSE Wall Street

The longest weather-related shutdown of U.S. stock trading since 1888 ended October 31st without incident, while underscoring how vulnerable the world’s biggest financial market remains to disasters.