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It’s Monday Again: It’s the outcry that will follow on the shame!, Free People, Anthropologie and Boeing gone(The Week Ahead: Nov 18, 2013 – Nov 22, 2013, US Economy & Markets) ICE-W:US BA:US NYX:US BAC:US JPM:US PG:US WMT:US Dow kicks the 16k mark starters

  The low key ICE buyout of NYSE seems to have cleared almost all hurdles with EU antitrust and SEC having given the go ahead as early as June and … Continue reading

November 18, 2013

US Morning Report: Draghi says to take the high road, honey!

Here’s what happened. Someone punched in call credentials on a Conference Call to promise only those who take the high road will survive. Corny meatballs which dish out platitudes like, … Continue reading

August 2, 2012

Facebook’s back in Business | The Deal Economy

Facebook stayed above $30 thru this week as shorts finally seemed to have their fill on the scrip. It trades wonderfully close to its $100 B valuation dream before more … Continue reading

June 20, 2012

Apple gets an equal on NASDAQ, finally? | Deal insight

Image via CrunchBase Facebook’s FB ticker has decided to list itself on NASDAQ as it fills the final blanks on its IPO registration statement, The company would not be joining … Continue reading

April 5, 2012 · 1 Comment

Citi, Morgan Stanley and BofA: Top 3 retail banks to lose ratings power | Banking Insight

NYTimes ( was first with the scoop of course and I for one never suspected that there could be such astorm in a tea cup waiting to derail the banks … Continue reading

March 30, 2012

CBOE gets Earnings Kicker | Earnings insight

With Average Daily Volumes of 4,830 contracts, the $500 mln+ revenue from the Exchange got CBoE a $1.60 EPS with the operating margin jump to nearly 48% from a respectable … Continue reading

February 9, 2012

The NYSE – Deutsche Borse Deal again | Advantage Dealbook

After more than ten years since its last important failed attempt, the NYSE Deuitsche Borse went to the extent of sharing the CEO to work out its strategy for a … Continue reading

December 13, 2011 · 1 Comment

MF Global sires new problem for Traders – more money missing

Jon Corzine led MF Global was blamed for misappropriating and using clients’ monies for their own trading. Till now $600 mln was supposedly missing from client accounts after a good … Continue reading

November 22, 2011 · 1 Comment

The new Private Equity Funding taps: Carlyle and Oaktree Capital

Carlyle selected leads for its IPO Friday as J P Morgan gets another chance to pip Goldman Sachs with a lead left for the issue. The lead left position means … Continue reading

June 19, 2011

Advantage Dealbook | Neiderauer still batting for a deal

Having a stock exchange of your own – IV While SGX has given up after ASX firmly told it to go away, NASDAQ-ICE teamed up to get a better deal for NYSE … Continue reading

April 25, 2011