Yahoo Finance seeks on-air host and reporter

Yahoo Finance, the best-known and most-respected brand in online business news and the most-visited business site online. Our video programs are industry leaders, averaging tens of millions video streams per month. In many metrics, our traffic outperforms the most popular business news shows on broadcast and cable TV. Yahoo is looking for a full time on-air […]

Yahoo Finance seeks managing editor

Yahoo Finance, the leading online source for financial news and information, is looking for a Managing Editor to oversee daily coverage of breaking news and manage our staff of in-house reporters. Candidates must have excellent communication skills, impeccable news judgment, a commitment to the highest journalistic standards, and the ability to make high-stakes decisions quickly […]

Serwer: Why I’m joining Yahoo Finance

Andy Serwer, the former Fortune editor who was named editor in chief of Yahoo Finance on Wednesday, writes about why he’s joining the financial news website. Serwer writes: In a way, joining Yahoo is a return to my digital-first roots. I started going to Yahoo Finance for market news and data years ago while writing […]

Serwer to become editor of Yahoo Finance

Andy Serwer, who had been editor of Fortune magazine until last summer, has been named editor in chief of Yahoo Finance. Yahoo head of media Kathy Savitt writes, “In March we will celebrate 15 years since the start of Yahoo Finance, and as we look to the future, we’re excited to welcome Andy Serwer, the […]

Yahoo Finance seeks managing editor

Yahoo Finance, the leading online source for financial news and information, is looking for a managing editor to oversee daily coverage of breaking news and manage our staff of in-house reporters. Candidates must have excellent communication skills, impeccable news judgment, a commitment to the highest journalistic standards, and the ability to make high-stakes decisions quickly […]

The Yahoo model vs. the Seeking Alpha model

David Jackson, the CEO of the financial news site Seeking Alpha, writes about how its content differs from that on the new Yahoo Finance contributors page. Jackson writes, “Yahoo needs to demonstrate that it can monetize Tumblr, and that it has a viable new media strategy. Yahoo is widely viewed as a “previous generation” internet […]

Yahoo Finance unveils redesigned app

Robby Stein, director of product management at Yahoo, writes about its redesigned application for Yahoo FInance. Stein writes: For Android devices, our team rebuilt the app from the ground up, bringing you a new home experience organized around your stock quotes and company news. The new app also delivers push notifications about relevant breaking news […]

Yahoo Finance updates its iPad, iPhone apps

Yahoo Finance has redesigned its iPhone and iPad applications, writes Alex Diaz, vice president of mobile and emerging products. Diaz writes, “At the center of the Yahoo Finance app are the companies and stocks you care about – whether it’s breaking news and information, beautiful interactive charts or real time price changes you can easily […]

Pressman joins Yahoo Finance to cover tech

Yahoo Finance editor in chief Aaron Task sent out the following staff announcement on Monday: I’m pleased to announce that Aaron Pressman has joined the Yahoo Finance editorial team, effective today. Aaron will be leading our coverage of the tech sector and brings to YF a wealth of reporting experience and knowledge of the sector. […]