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Business Insider Is Hiring A Markets Research Editor

Business Insider is looking for a finance geek to join our growing Markets team. The ideal candidate should be comfortable working with a wide array of financial market and economic topics. Work experience in finance is a plus. The research...Show More Summary

Weekly Summary of Research Findings: 10/27/14 – 10/31/14 [PREMIUM]

Below is a weekly summary of our research findings for 10/27/14 through 10/31/14. These summaries give you a quick snapshot of our content the past week so that you can quickly decide what’s relevant to your investing needs. Subscribers: To receive these weekly digests via email, click here to sign up for our mailing list. More

What Political Reform Looks Like in China

BEIJING -- The Fourth Plenary Session of the 18th Party Congress of the Chinese Communist Party, completed last week, decided that modernizing the state governance system and the state's governing capacity will be the general goal of...Show More Summary

Business Insider Is Hiring A Markets Contributors Editor

Business Insider is looking for a financial markets junkie to join our growing Markets team. The ideal candidate should have experience in finance or financial markets reporting. The candidate should be familiar with the popular financial...Show More Summary

U.S. Stock Market: Favorable Sentiment for a 4th Quarter Rally

In today's report we display and discuss the latest investor sentiment data according to surveys of futures traders, brokerage and advisory firms, and active Registered Investment Advisors (RIAs), plus the latest money market asset flows.

Daimler Buys Into Agusta As Motorbike And Car Tech Converge

By Edward Taylor FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Daimler AG will buy 25 percent of Italian motorcycle maker MV Agusta - the latest sign that motorbike and car technologies are converging, driven by a push to lower emissions and improve safety....Show More Summary

These five charts show the progress made in fighting homelessness

  The colder it gets, the easier it is to count the number of homeless people. Bad weather tends to drive the homeless into shelters, where it’s easier to keep a tally, which is why the government’s annual count of the homeless population takes place in late January. In 2013, the weather was so cold […]

Alcatel Continues Rise: Q3 Highlights Improved Routing Sales

Shares of Alcatel Lucent (ALU) are higher by 6 cents, or almost 2%, at $3.03, following a 16% surge yesterday after the company reported Q3 revenue and earnings per share below consensus, but said its profit margin improved in several of its businesses, which allowed the company to beat operating income estimates. Something both bull and [...]

Chip Deal Provides a Ray of Hope for Silicon Startups

Venture capitalists have a well-known aversion to putting money in chip startups.

Recommended Reading: China's Skyscraper Lessons; Designing Inclusive Playgrounds

Welcome to Curbed's weekly roundup of architecture, real estate, and urban planning-related feature stories. Please be in touch if you have a story to recommend. Photo via City Lab 1. By the end of 2015, one out of every three...

The identity behind the internet's favorite dancing pumpkin is finally revealed

Every year, much like the Great Pumpkin, it resurfaces on the web: a video, under two minutes, of a man in a black body suit and a pumpkin mask dancing to the Ghostbusters theme song. Originally uploaded in 2006, the video didn't gain...Show More Summary

Market Volatility Alone Can Cause Inequality

A new paper by French economists Emmanual Saez and Gabriel Zucman discusses a new technique for using tax returns to estimate top wealth shares. They find that wealth inequality has been increasing such that the top 1 percent now control...Show More Summary

2:00PM Water Cooler 10/31/14

Today's Water Cooler: 2014, party like it's 2010, Hong Kong and Ferguson, corruption and payola in New York, "Sex, drugs, and broomsticks."

Despite Android TV push, Google Play Movies & TV app comes to Roku set-top boxes

The latest app making its debut in the Roku Channel store today is Google Play Movies & TV, which is the search giant’s digital media store for buying and renting videos. The move is a tad interesting because Google is currently in the middle of a big promotional push for its own Android TV operating […]

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