Merrideth Chase

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Foggy River Sunrise

BILL GATES IS THE RICHEST MAN IN THE WORLD AGAIN

Bill Gates is once again the world's richest man, according to Bloomberg News.<p>It says Gates has taken the lead from Mexican magnate Carlos Slim thanks to Microsoft's rising stock price. It's at a 5-year high trading at ~$34 a share.<p>Bloomberg's Billionaire Index hasn't yet updated to reflect Gates' …

Terra Incognita

“Something to ponder while hoping for the best”: Cyprus and the IMF

2013-05-15T14:49:07.000Z<p>By: Joseph Cotterill<p>Quite a lot to ponder really. Members of the IMF’s executive board were set to meet on Wednesday to …

Bloomberg cannot take Wall Street for granted

In the three decades since Michael Bloomberg launched his electronic terminal to supply financial information and analytics, his company has been …

An unusual bear market

2013-05-15T23:52:53.000Z<p>By: Neil Hume<p>We are, of course, talking about iron ore which has slipped into bear market territory overnight (defined here …

Special Report: Brazil & the US

“The growing sense of bonhomie between the two countries makes sense,” writes Joe Leahy, the FT’s Brazil bureau chief, in a new FT Report: Brazil & …