Wednesday Jul 23
Opening Bell: 07.23.14
Herbalife Bashing Brings Bill Ackman Behind Where He First Began During a more than three-hour presentation yesterday, billionaire investor Bill Ackman choked up while describing his family's immigrant beginnings, called Herbalife Ltd. Chief Executive Officer Michael Johnson "a predator" and labeled that company "a criminal enterprise."
Happy 4th birthday Dodd-Frank! Everyone hates you
It was just four short years ago today that President Barack Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 into law.
On 4th anniversary of Dodd-Frank, adviser issues remain unresolved
As financial regulators slog through hundreds of required rulemakings in the sprawling Dodd-Frank financial reform law on its fourth anniversary, many provisions that affect investment advisers sit at the back of the line because they're not mandatory.
St. Petersburg Times
Peace Corps plans major changes
The Peace Corps, formed more than 50 years ago to send Americans abroad to perform good works, is in the midst of its most serious challenge, with the number of applicants falling rapidly, leaving the volunteer force at its lowest level in more than a decade.