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After Ramping Up, Barclays Sheds NYSE Floor Operations

After Ramping Up, Barclays Sheds NYSE Floor Operations

Barclays, the British bank whose high frequency trading activity had been the subject of consternation, has continued its global pullback, exiting its long-held post at the New York Stock Exchange. Barclays sheds NYSE posts following other major banks Barclays surrendered […]

Robert Shiller, Govt Regulation And South America

Robert Shiller, Govt Regulation And South America

In their new book, Phishing for Phools, Nobel-prize winning economists George Akerlof and Robert Shiller use a behavioral economics approach to criticize the “manipulation and deception” that can exist between businesses and consumers. According to Shiller, [a] fundamental concept of […]

HIV Developing Resistance To Most Common Drugs [Study]

HIV Developing Resistance To Most Common Drugs [Study]

The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is increasingly becoming resistant to some of the most common drugs used to prevent and treat the deadly virus. According to a new study published in The Lancet Infectious Diseases Journal, patients will be forced to choose […]

Swiss – US Tax Evasion Saga: Where Are We Now?

Swiss – US Tax Evasion Saga: Where Are We Now?

Swiss – US Tax Evasion Saga: Where Are We Now? by Matthew Allen – swissinfo.ch swissinfo.ch charts the evolution of the long-running tax dodging dispute between Switzerland and the United States and looks at how far there is still to […]