Latest Andrew Ross Sorkin Stories

2014-03-27 12:25:58

PHOENIX, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Wall Street Journal retains position as the most influential financial media outlet - - Online sources, Yahoo! Finance and Business Insider break into the top 10 for the first time - - Andrew Ross Sorkin again voted the most influential financial journalist by peers - -...

2011-01-03 08:50:00

Social networking giant Facebook has received a $500 million investment from American bank Goldman Sachs and Russian firm Digital Sky Technologies as part of a deal that places a $50 billion value on the Mark Zuckerberg-owned website, the New York Times reported Sunday. The agreement could double Zuckerberg's value and makes Facebook worth more in the eyes of investors than eBay, Yahoo, and Time Warner, Times reporters Andrew Ross Sorkin and Evelyn M. Rusli said in their story, citing unnamed...

2010-09-07 10:30:00

STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- In the current issue of ai5000, Andrew Ross Sorkin confesses he is perplexed by the degree of criticism directed at Goldman Sachs. The Gerald Loeb Award winning financial columnist for The New York Times told ai5000 editor-at-large Joe Flood, "The one firm that probably did a better job than anyone else during the downturn is being vilified more than anyone. It's more than a little strange." Sorkin attributed this phenomenon to schadenfreude,...

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