Tagged: Markets coverage

WSJ names new M&A team 1

WSJ names new M&A team

Wall Street Journal managing editor Robert Thomson sent out the following announcement Thursday evening: “We are absolutely delighted to announce an expanded global deals team that will build on the leadership that the Journal...

Covering the auditor's role in the crisis 0

Covering the auditor's role in the crisis

Francine McKenna, who writes about accounting for Going Concern, attended a recent conference at Columbia University on covering the economic crisis. McKenna writes, “The panel I came for was the lunchtime discussion between Martin...

Getting the business treatment 2

Getting the business treatment

Howard Bernstein, a former TV producer, blogs about the problems with business journalism and what he would do to improve its performance. Bernstein writes, “My first proposal is that it should be against the...

Business media buying toxic assets 0

Business media buying toxic assets

Both National Public Radio’s “Planet Money” and CNBC have dived into the markets to purchase their own toxic assets to help explain what they are to their listeners. The Planet Money blog notes, “After...

CPAs hand out biz journalism awards 0

CPAs hand out biz journalism awards

The New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants announced winners for its Excellence in Financial Journalism Awards that recognize reporters who contribute to a better understanding of business topics. Judges, representing the CPAs...