The Financial Times is running a good series this week on Amazon, one of the country's most fascinating and frustrating companies. This piece on how Amazon has transformed itself from an online book retailer into a retail and outsourcing giant is particularly interesting. The Wall Street Journal reported a couple of weeks ago that some of Amazon's...
"Amazon is confirming its critics' worst fears," said Farhad Manjoo at The New York Times. While the online retailing giant "has marketed itself as a book buyer's best friend," the company's escalating dispute with publisher Hachett... Read Post
Paulson & Company, the hedge fund linked to civil fraud charges against Goldman Sachs, will launch a new fund open to retail investors, the Financial Times reported. Read Post
Dealbook's Susanne Craig has a fascinating piece this morning about Goldman Sachs redeeming itself since the financial crisis via charitable giving. The Goldman Sachs Foundation has helped the investment banking giant establish itse... Read Post