Street Pay May Rise 15% in '03
- Cap One Says Upmarket Shift Progressing; Wall St. Wonders. Lee, W.A. // American Banker;7/18/2003, Vol. 168 Issue 137, p1
The one thing everyone agrees on with respect to Capital One Financial Corp. is that it is in a state of transition. But how successfully that transition is proceeding is a matter of debate. A day after posting bottom-line results that appeared to breeze past Wall Street estimates, Capital One's...
- Bonuses down for 2009 despite market jump. Burr, Barry B. // Pensions & Investments;11/16/2009, Vol. 37 Issue 23, p2
The article reports on a study by Johnson Associates Inc. on third-quarter trends and year-end projections in financial services compensation. The study has predicted that incentive pay for traditional money management, hedge funds and private equity will fall on average 15% to 25% in 2009 that...
- Wall Street firms, buy side to explore price transparency. Santini, Laura // Investment Dealers' Digest;06/26/2000, Vol. 66 Issue 26, p8
Focuses on the efforts of Wall Street financial service companies in New York City to explore the use of full-price transparency for clients. Details of how the price transparency arrangement works; Issues on transparency implementation which causes debates.
- Wall St. to look more like tech industry. Birger, Jon // Crain's New York Business;03/29/99, Vol. 15 Issue 13, p52
Describes prospects in the coming decade of the 21st century for the financial services industry in Wall Street of New York City. Impact of advances in technology; Similarity to transformation of the apparel industry; Growth due to increased participation in stock market; Cost disadvantage for...
- Spooked. Byron, Christopher // New York;10/19/92, Vol. 25 Issue 41, p22
Offers a look at Clintonphobia on Wall Street. What the economy will be like after Bill Clinton is elected; The same as it was under the Bush administration only worse; How the cheapest money in memory is having no effect on reviving the economy; How it might be Bill Clinton dealing with the...
- Pairs Trading: Performance of a Relative-Value Arbitrage Rule. Gatev, Evan; Goetzmann, William N.; Rouwenhorst, K. Geert // Review of Financial Studies;Fall2006, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p797
We test a Wall Street investment strategy, "pairs trading," with daily data over 1962-2002. Stocks are matched into pairs with minimum distance between normalized historical prices. A simple trading rule yields average annualized excess returns of up to 11% for self-financing portfolios of...
- Securities Industry Agenda. // Securities Industry News;11/14/2005, Vol. 17 Issue 38, p19
Presents a schedule of congresses and conventions related to the securities industry in the U.S. from November to December 2005.
- VCs Turn To the Street : As fund size expands, but money dries up, private placement agents look for new institutional investors. Etzel, Barbara // Investment Dealers' Digest;6/11/2001, Vol. 67 Issue 23, pN.PAG
Reports that venture capitalist (VC) has been approaching Wall Street private placement agents in order to expand the size of their funds in the U.S. Impact of private placement agents on the business of VCs; Advantage of the private agents for VCs in diversifying their funding sources; Total...
- THE TALKING CURE. Surowiecki, James // New Yorker;12/9/2002, Vol. 78 Issue 38, p54
Focuses on the prevalence of conflicts of interests among Wall Street stock analysts in New York City. Rule proposed by the New York Stock Exchange; Effort of restoring credibility to the financial services industry; Problem over biased decisions of analysts.