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2011-05-20 05:04:00

NEW YORK, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- An overwhelming 83% to 14% majority of adults think that recent events have shown that "Wall Street should be subject to tougher regulation". At the same time, by almost 2-to-1, a strong 62% to 34% majority believes that "Wall Street is absolutely essential". The problem is that few U.S. adults trust or have confidence in the people who run Wall Street, and think they are overpaid. By more than 2-to-1, they believe that most people on Wall Street...

2011-04-27 12:17:00

NEW YORK, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gene Marcial, who wrote the market-moving column "Inside Wall Street" at BusinessWeek for more than 25 years, has started writing a new column at Forbes.com. His new column, called "Street Beat," will maintain Mr. Marcial's trademark theme of providing readers with behind-the-scenes investment opportunities. Through the column, he provides an experienced insight into stock investing and perspective on Wall Street activity. Mr. Marcial talks...

2010-10-28 05:38:00

LONDON, October 28, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Financial spread betting and CFD trading provider City Index (http://www.cityindex.co.uk) is celebrating the release of the new film Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps with a fun online game and a fantastic prize draw. Simply visit http://www.cityindexwallstreet.co.uk for details of how you could win an iPad, iPod touch or even GBP200 trading credit in your spread betting account. Here, in honour of the film's iconic lead, City Index...

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