Liz Hester

Liz Hester

Liz Hester is a former vice president of internal communications at JP Morgan Chase. Before that, Hester was a reporter on the finance team at Bloomberg News, where she covered Wall Street banks and initial public offerings, among other beats. She has a bachelor’s degree from Wake Forest University and a master’s degree from Northwestern University. Hester will be the primary writer for Talking Biz 2.

Latest Stories by Liz Hester

  • Coverage: Citigroup to pay fine over analysts

    Citigroup is in trouble for activities performed by some of its analysts. FINRA is leveraging its largest fine in a decade, but it’s hard to see how much it is actually going to hurt...

  • Coverage: Hunger Games opening huge – and disappointing

    The third movie in the Hunger Games franchise pulled in $123 million in its opening weekend. It was the biggest premier of 2014, but less than the other movies in the series. Ben Fritz...

  • Coverage: Goldman scandal prompts Fed review

    It hasn’t been a good quarter for the Federal Reserve. First a former regulatory accused the agency of being lenient on large banks. Then there were the leaked documents to Goldman Sachs. All this...

  • Coverage: Target in recovery mode

    Target surprisingly beat analysts’ estimates for third quarter earnings, indicating that the company is beginning to recover from recent issues. And with the holiday shopping season upon us, it’s a good thing. Rachel Abrams...

  • Coverage: Uber investigates journalists?

    On Tuesday morning, many woke up to the news that a senior vice president at Uber bragged at a dinner about spending $1 million to investigate journalists whose coverage the company didn’t like. BuzzFeed...