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: Greece misses IMF payment

    The Greek debt crisis took yet another turn for the worse as the country missed its payment to the International Monetary Fund, making the country ineligible for more IMF money. The New York Times...

  • Coverage: Puerto Rico seeks bankruptcy

    While the world is watching to see if Europe will rescue Greece, the U.S. is contending with Puerto Rico, which is having its own set of financial problems. The territory is struggling under $73...

  • Coverage: Greece shuts down banks

    The financial crisis in Greece just took a huge turn for the worse. The country announced over the weekend it was closing the banking system for six days in order to keep currency in...

  • Coverage: Match.com going public

    Your lack of love could make someone a lot of money. Barry Diller’s IAC is taking public its online dating services. The company owns several online services and it’s planning to cash in as...

  • Coverage: Grocery deal reaches the U.S.

    Ahold and Delhaize Group are merging. While the combination might seem mundane, it’s one that could touch the everyday lives of people around the globe. The Wall Street Journal story by Ian Walker and...