Ten Years After Barings - Where Are They Now ?

It is coming up to the 10th anniversary of when Nick Leeson bust the bank that was Barings. The Observer has had a quick look at what happened to the few who enjoyed their 15 minutes of fame as a result of the scandal.

Jefferies Expands Global Metals And Mining Equity Research

New York and London – Jefferies has announced the hiring of Christopher LaFemina and Peter Ward as Senior Equity Research Analysts covering the global Metals and Mining sector, and Luke Folta as a Senior Equity Research Analyst covering the U.S. Steel industry, Steel Distribution and Specialty Metals.

Wall Street Legends No 4 - Jay Gould

Jason 'Jay' Gould (May 27, 1836 – December 2, 1892) was a leading American railroad developer and speculator. He has long been vilified as an archetypal robber baron, whose successes made him the ninth richest American in history.