CNBC celebrates 25th anniversary

CNBC anchor Bob Pisani writes about the business news network on the 25th anniversary of its launch, which was April 17, 1989. Pisani writes, “A few months later, we survived our first More »

Lang joins Variety from The Wrap

Entertainment journalist Brent Lang has joined Variety as a senior film and media reporter in New York to cover all aspects of the movie business as well as other media, breaking news More »

A new model for business journalism

Paul Glader, a journalist and King’s College professor, writes about how business news organizations should change how they cover issues, people and companies. Glader writes, “Leading in the new era of business More »

Bloomberg TV’s Ruhle: Why I called foul on investment manager

Bloomberg Television anchor Stephanie Ruhle posted a response Wednesday on Daily Beast/Women in the World to an interview yesterday with prominent investment manager Cliff Asness, who said on live TV, “You’re giving More »

Labor/environmental reporter Hamby to join BuzzFeed

Labor and environmental reporter Chris Hamby, who earlier this week won a Pulitzer Prize for the Center for Public Integrity, is leaving that organization to join the investigative team at BuzzFeed. Johana More »


Citigroup’s troubles In Mexico


Well, the good times at Citigroup didn’t last long. The bank had yet another public relations blow when it reported fraud was discovered in its Banamex Mexico unit.


Talking Biz News Today — April 2, 2014


Wednesday’s top business stories:

Market frenzy

Goldman may sell floor trading


In a week where much of Wall Street has been talking about Michael Lewis’ new book and high-frequency trading, on Tuesday, the news broke that Goldman Sachs might sell its New York Stock Exchange floor-trading unit.


Yellen works to reassure markets


After her debut to mixed results, Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen worked to clarify her earlier comments on how long the Fed would continue its easy money policy.


Talking Biz News Today — April 1, 2014


Tuesday’s top stories:


Talking Biz News Today — March 31, 2014


Business news headlines for Monday:


How the growing GM recall is being covered


General Motors Co. announced yet another recall, adding to the totals this year as new Chief Executive Mary Barra works to stem the bad press from the company’s handling of problems. The move comes before Barra testifies in front of Congress this week, giving lawmakers even more ammunition in questioning her.

economic data

How to take the economy’s measure


An economist told business and financial journalists Saturday to beware of aggregated data because sometimes it hides important trends.

Money Under 30

Blogging and business journalism


Financial blogging is like gambling: You can never predict when it’s going to take off.

Quartz tablet

Making business journalism that doesn’t taste like medicine


Delivering informative news and not making it taste like medicine is one of the key challenges of business journalism.