Co-host of 'What'd You Miss?' on BloombergTV. Editor at @markets. Fan of poker, chess, handball, country music, and Chinese food.

Memories of you E*Trade Still Haunt Me So…

Memories of you E*Trade Still Haunt Me So…
dealbreaker.com — everytime I hear your name, I almost Cry. - Bill Monroe & His Bluegrass Boys. The one real big mover today was E*Trade, whose shares shot up 25 percent on speculation that it might get bought out by Ameritrade or Schwab. The last two weeks for this company have been as volatile as any other we can remember.

Odd Lots Podcast: The Brexit Referendum

Odd Lots Podcast: The Brexit Referendum
bloomberg.com — Subscribe to the Bloomberg Odd Lots podcast (iTunes) Every week, hosts Joe Weisenthal and Tracy Alloway take you on a not-so-random walk through hot topics in markets, finance, and economics. This week we examine one of the most pivotal events of the upcoming summer: The U.K.'s Brexit referendum, which takes place on June 23.

Odd Lots Podcast: The Misery Index

Odd Lots Podcast: The Misery Index
bloomberg.com — Subscribe to the Bloomberg Odd Lots podcast (iTunes) Every week, hosts Joe Weisenthal and Tracy Alloway take you on a not-so-random walk through hot topics in markets, finance, and economics. On this week's episode we look at the intersection of markets, economics and the U.S.

Odd Lots: How Merle Hazard Became the Most Important Country Singer in Economics

Odd Lots: How Merle Hazard Became the Most Important Country Singer in Economics
bloomberg.com — Subscribe to the Bloomberg Odd Lots podcast (iTunes). Every week, hosts Joe Weisenthal and Tracy Alloway take you on a not-so-random walk through hot topics in markets, finance, and economics. Country music lost a legend when Merle Haggard passed away earlier this month at the age of 78.

Odd Lots: Iceland Sent Its Bad Bankers to Prison But People Are Still Angry

Odd Lots: Iceland Sent Its Bad Bankers to Prison But People Are Still Angry
bloomberg.com — Subscribe to the Bloomberg Odd Lots podcast (iTunes). Every week, hosts Joe Weisenthal and Tracy Alloway take you on a not-so-random walk through hot topics in markets, finance, and economics. This week we embark a little trip. Iceland is known for geothermal beauty, fishing, and being the birthplace of Björk.

Odd Lots: That Time NYSE Floor Traders Tried to Prank the U.S. President

Odd Lots: That Time NYSE Floor Traders Tried to Prank the U.S. President
bloomberg.com — Subscribe to the Bloomberg Odd Lots podcast (iTunes) Every week, hosts Joe Weisenthal and Tracy Alloway take you on a not-so-random walk through hot topics in markets, finance, and economics. For years the image of a stock market trader was synonymous with groups of macho men wheeling and dealing on the floors of big exchanges.

Behold! The First Covered Bond to Be Sold With A Negative Yield

Behold! The First Covered Bond to Be Sold With A Negative Yield
bloomberg.com — What would Frederick the Great think? Some 250 years ago the Prussian King, seeking to boost his empire's flow of credit in the aftermath of the Seven Years' War, invented a system of credit that would later develop into a stalwart of modern European capital markets known as the covered bond.

Odd Lots: How an Obscure Government Report Launched a $3 Trillion Industry

Odd Lots: How an Obscure Government Report Launched a $3 Trillion Industry
bloomberg.com — Subscribe to the Bloomberg Odd Lots podcast (iTunes) Every week, hosts Joe Weisenthal and Tracy Alloway take you on a not-so-random walk through hot topics in markets, finance, and economics. In 1987, investors watched in horror as the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 22 percent in a single day, an event that became known as "Black Monday."

EU's Push to Streamline Rules Would Help Britain, Katainen Says

bloomberg.com — The European Union's efforts to bolster its common market will strengthen British Prime Minister David Cameron's case to keep the U.K. in the 28-nation bloc, EU Commission Vice President Jyrki Katainen said. The EU is liberalizing its regulations to create a better single market that will foster growth, Katainen said in an interview on Monday in New York.

Odd Lots Podcast: Allen Stanford

Odd Lots Podcast: Allen Stanford
bloomberg.com — Every week, hosts Joe Weisenthal and Tracy Alloway take you on a not-so-random walk through hot topics in markets, finance, and economics. In late 2008, the world was reeling from a global financial crisis. As markets tanked and funding became scarcer by the day, two massive Ponzi schemes unraveled.
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May 03, 2016

RT @MxSba: POLL: Marine Le Pen ranks 1st among 18-25 year-old voters. Only challenged by Alain Juppe. ifop.fr/media/poll/337… pic.twitter.com/kfg4QsfhYDfg4QsfhYD

May 03, 2016

RT @boes_: Looking like drop in U.S. auto sales in March was a one-off: @StoneMcCarthy projecting domestic sales of 13.7MM SAAR in April, same as Feb.

May 03, 2016

@TheEashinator I don't care one way another. None of my business what they should do. Only interested in what they will do.


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