Sometimes I break news, sometimes I break chops, sometimes I break hearts. // Senior editor @ThisIsFusion + deputy HBIC @nycbeachbus

How some in San Francisco and New York pay low rent

fusion.net — The median renter in a pricey city like San Francisco or New York is undoubtedly paying a lot to live there. However, new data show that young, college-educated adults are paying much less than their neighbors in hot real estate markets across the U.S.

Why are stocks crashing?: An explainer

fusion.net — Stocks around the globe crashed on Friday and then again on Monday. This left people who hadn't been paying attention to wonder: what the heck is going on?

Cheaper college: Hillary Clinton makes it sound easy. It isn't.

fusion.net — A central theme of Hillary Clinton's student-loan alleviation program is not just that students should pay less for college, but that college should cost less overall. Is that even possible? The cost of college has been rising much faster than the rate of inflation for decades.
Aug 13, 2015

.@LaurenLaCapra explains why it's going to be so hard for anyone, let alone Hillary, to bend the college cost curve fusion.net/story/182042/m…

My faith in Apple may have shattered with my iPhone screen

fusion.net — I've been using iPhones for six-plus years. I've never protected them with strongman cases. I've dropped them many, many times. And I'd never broken my screen...until last weekend. Now I harbor serious doubts about my longstanding intention to buy another iPhone next month. My broken screen was the straw that broke the camel's back.
Aug 11, 2015

When you shatter your iPhone screen with one shallow drop after years of safekeeping, it becomes the proverbial straw fusion.net/story/180604/m…

Aug 11, 2015

My faith in Apple may have shattered with my iPhone screen fusion.net/story/180604/m… via @thisisfusion

Aug 11, 2015

Literally everything about this story is ridiculous and crazy fusion.net/story/180604/m…

Aug 11, 2015

Fusion presents that most #millennial of tragedies, I Might Not Buy Another iPhone fusion.net/story/180604/m…

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SPECIAL REPORT-Blackstone champions hedge funds for the little guy

reuters.com — By Lauren Tara LaCapra NEW YORK, July 22 (Reuters) - John McCormick has been on a mission for the past five years: to bring hedge funds to the masses. That may seem like a tough sell. Traditional hedge funds, those lightly regulated investment pools open exclusively to large institutions and rich individuals, have been duds lately, trailing the U.S.
Jul 22, 2015

My last story for @Reuters about the swelling "liquid alternatives" market & Blackstone's role as its crusader. reut.rs/1MI78I1

Jul 22, 2015

RT @IvanTheK: Nice swan song by @LaurenLaCapra on Liquid Alts - a product for moms and pops who think they need hedge funds. reuters.com/article/2015/0…

Jul 22, 2015

RT @LaurenLaCapra: My last story for @Reuters about the swelling "liquid alternatives" market & Blackstone's role as its crusader. http://t…

Jul 22, 2015

RT @LaurenLaCapra: My last story for @Reuters about the swelling "liquid alternatives" market & Blackstone's role as its crusader. http://t…

Jul 22, 2015

RT @LaurenLaCapra: My last story for @Reuters about the swelling "liquid alternatives" market & Blackstone's role as its crusader. http://t…

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Special Report: Blackstone champions hedge funds for the little guy

reuters.com — That may seem like a tough sell. Traditional hedge funds, those lightly regulated investment pools open exclusively to large institutions and rich individuals, have been duds lately, trailing the U.S. stock market's performance every year since 2009 by an average of 10 percentage points, according to Hedge Fund Research Inc data.
Jul 22, 2015

A must read for lots of people loading up on risk: Blackstone champions hedge funds for the little guy reut.rs/1MI81jY via @Reuters

Jul 22, 2015

A parting @Reuters scoop by @LaurenLaCapra, who we'll miss dearly: Blackstone champions hedge funds for little guy reut.rs/1MI81jY

Jul 22, 2015

Special Report: Blackstone champions hedge funds for the little guy reut.rs/1MI81jY via @Reuters nice swan song, @laurenlacapra

Jul 22, 2015

I love a good swan song. @LaurenLaCapra's last piece for @reuters on @blackstone is a must-read reut.rs/1DuToLC

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Blackstone champions hedge funds for the little guy

dailymail.co.uk — NEW YORK, July 22 (Reuters) - John McCormick has been on a mission for the past five years: to bring hedge funds to the masses. That may seem like a tough sell. Traditional hedge funds, those lightly regulated investment pools open exclusively to large institutions and rich individuals, have been duds lately, trailing the U.S.

Symphony's Wall Street messaging system aims to widen reach

businessinsider.com — By Lauren Tara LaCapra NEW YORK (Reuters) - Symphony Communication Services LLC, a Wall Street-backed messaging and information startup, is about to start offering its product more widely. The company, which has more than 30,000 users in a "beta" version of its product, will roll out a new interface and iPhone application for them on Monday, Chief Executive David Gurle told Reuters in a recent interview.

Symphony's Wall Street messaging system aims to widen reach

reuters.com — The company, which has more than 30,000 users in a "beta" version of its product, will roll out a new interface and iPhone application for them on Monday, Chief Executive David Gurle told Reuters in a recent interview. Most of the current users work at one of the 14 financial firms that invested $66 million in Symphony last fall.
Jul 17, 2015

Symphony, the Wall Street-backed messaging system, will soon open up to anyone who wants to use it. mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKC…

Symphony's Wall Street messaging system aims to widen reach

reuters.com — The company, which has more than 30,000 users in a "beta" version of its product, will roll out a new interface and iPhone application for them on Monday, Chief Executive David Gurle told Reuters in a recent interview. Most of the current users work at one of the 14 financial firms that invested $66 million in Symphony last fall.
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Aug 28, 2015

"her overlapping roles make it difficult to determine when she was working for the public & when her work was benefiting a private interest"

Aug 28, 2015

How Huma Abedin operated at the center of the Clinton universe wapo.st/1WWuxw8

Aug 28, 2015

@NRafter i also enjoyed the one that said only go to this cave if you like caves

Aug 27, 2015

@SarahNEmerson hurt like mofo at a bad place when i did one last year, then almost entirely painless when i got it redone at a good place

Aug 27, 2015

Oil soars over 10 percent, biggest gain in six years as shorts scramble reut.rs/1JALiqP via @Reuters

Aug 27, 2015

'Awesomesauce', 'hangry' and 'beer o'clock' among 1,000 new words added to Oxford Dictionaries abc.net.au/news/2015-08-2… via @ABCNews

Aug 27, 2015

I love everything rumored about the iPhone 6C & am going to buy the crap out of it immediately upon release. bgr.com/2015/08/27/iph…


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