Courtesy of Julian Marchese Julian Marchese. A college dropout is prepping his own hedge fund. Julian Marchese, 20, left New York University last year to focus on his business, Marchese Investments. “NYU is extremely expensive,” Marchese told Business Insider. “I felt that the next three years that I would have spent at school, I could have spent on building […]

Screenshot, Bloomberg Eddy Elfenbein talking CWS on Bloomberg It’s just every kid’s dream: grow up, start blogging about your stock picks, and then one day — maybe, just maybe — you’ll have your own exchange-traded fund. Like I said, it’s every kid’s dream, and Eddy Elfenbein, writer of popular financial blog Crossing Wall Street just made […]

Some American Airlines employees are claiming that their new uniforms are causing them to have headaches and break out in hives, according to a report from Chicago Business Journal.  The world’s largest airline by fleet introduced new uniforms for pilots, flight attendants, and customer service employees earlier this month. It was the first time the company […]

Francois Lenoir/Reuters Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives at a European Union leaders summit over migration in Brussels, Belgium, March 17, 2016. Deutsche bank is under siege, and according to noted bank analyst Christopher Whalen of Kroll Bond Rating Agency, the fault lies with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. “The problem with Deutsche Bank may be the […]

Suzanne Plunkett / Reuters Liam Fox, the Brexiteer and UK international trade secretary, gave a speech on Wednesday which offered an impassioned defence of free trade. He said that, although the principles of free trade have remained the same for centuries, “the trading environment has changed beyond recognition.” Technological advances are “dissolving away the barriers […]

Goh Kiang Kian, director of G-Asiapacific Majlis Bandaraya Petaling Jaya (MBPJ) is adopting cloud computing technology to leverage on Google Apps for Work to harness greater operational efficiency and productivity while improving service delivery. The move also aims to further reduce operating costs by migrating from a CAPEX-heavy legacy infrastructure and systems to […]

Reuters Margrethe Vestager, EU Competition Commissioner. The European Union’s competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager and her office are forcing Apple to pay €13 billion (£11.2 billion, $ 14.5 billion) in tax to Ireland, a move Apple CEO Tim Cook called “total political crap.“ In interviews both before and after the fine, Cook hit out at Vestager […]

The US is seeking a deal to fine Barclays, Credit Suisse and Deutsche Bank billions of dollars before the November election, according to a report in the Financial Times. The banks face fines from the US Department of Justice, led by Attorney General Loretta Lynch, for the illegal sale of mortgage bonds in the US […]