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Ilya Marritz

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Insider Trading Trial of Ex-Goldman Board Member Begins

Monday, May 21, 2012

A federal prosecutor says a former board member for Goldman Sachs and Procter & Gamble gave inside information to a billionaire hedge fund founder.

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Hiring Surges in NYC, But Lags Regionally

Thursday, May 17, 2012

New York City added an "eye-popping" number of jobs last month, according an analysis of monthly employment data.

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Seeking a Piece of the City, Bidders Flock to Auction

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Dozens of city-owned properties around the four outer boroughs were auctioned off to the highest bidder as the city spun off some assets Thursday in downtown Manhattan.

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City Properties Hit the Auction Block

Thursday, May 10, 2012

New York City is set to auction off dozens of city-owned properties across the four outer boroughs Thursday morning. It's the first such sale in almost six years, and if every piece is sold, it could bring in at least $6.7 million.

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Pension Fund Chases Better Returns from NY’s Growing Startup Scene

Wednesday, May 09, 2012

In the race for tech startups, New York City no longer lags far behind Silicon Valley and Boston, but is a growing powerhouse of well-funded technology companies. Tech startups may also be getting a boost from State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli. Seeking better returns than the bond or stock markets can offer, as trustee of the New York State Common Retirement Fund, DiNapoli has amped up investments in local startups.

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Mayor Bloomberg Answers Stanford U Critics

Tuesday, May 08, 2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg defended his administration's handling of applications to build a new applied science campus in New York City.

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Study Shows Boom in Media Jobs But Portrait of Trend Incomplete

Tuesday, May 08, 2012

Michael Bloomberg, the media mogul-turned mayor, said Tuesday employment in media is booming – although the study he pointed to offered an incomplete portrait of the trend.

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New Yorkers Bilked By Long Distance Phone Cards: Study

Tuesday, May 08, 2012

New Yorkers who use prepaid calling cards often get fewer minutes on the phone than they expected, according to a new study by Consumer Reports. They can also be hit with unexplained fees.

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End of Tax Breaks Leaves Bitter Taste for Brewers

Sunday, May 06, 2012

Fans of locally brewed beer will likely pay higher prices, unless brewers can convince lawmakers to create new tax advantages for them, after a court threw out two tax breaks that have fueled rapid growth in beer production in New York State.

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Daily News EIC in Hot Seat Over UK Hacking Probe

Tuesday, May 01, 2012

A blistering report from the British Parliament on phone hacking at Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation is rocking the world of New York media.

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Hunting for Hot Stocks, Some Investors Head to Private Markets

Monday, April 30, 2012

Facebook is the most anticipated IPO in years. Soon anyone will be able to buy shares of the social networking giant on the Nasdaq exchange. But some investors have already been purchasing pieces of Facebook ― and many other hot stocks ― on private exchanges. These exchanges are lightly-regulated, and they are poised to grow, thanks to recent changes in securities laws.

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MF Global Trustee: Change the Law to Make Execs Accountable

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

James Giddens, the court-appointed trustee responsible for recovering $1.6 billion in missing customer funds from the bankruptcy of commodities broker MF Global, said current laws make it difficult to go after the assets of the company’s leaders.

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Supreme Court Won't Hear Challenge to Rent Regs

Monday, April 23, 2012

The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear arguments in a case challenging the rent control and rent stabilization laws in New York City. That effectively means the laws, which are favorable to hundreds of thousands of renters, will stand.

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After Much Ado, Quinn Proposes Living Wage Bill

Friday, April 20, 2012

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn introduced legislation Friday to require higher wages for workers on city-subsided economic development projects — a move that could end debate over the city’s role in bolstering the middle class and spurring business.

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States Release New Jobs Figures

Thursday, April 19, 2012

New York State’s economy added 21,500 private sector jobs in March 2012, the State Labor Department reported Thursday. But in a sign that the economic recovery may be flagging in the region, New Jersey reported losing 9,000 jobs last month.

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Sprint Owes NY Big Money in Taxes: AG

Thursday, April 19, 2012

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is suing Sprint Nextel, one of the nation's largest wireless carriers, for failure to collect and pay state and local sales taxes over the past seven years, he announced Thursday.

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App Contest Produces Few Hits, But Lots of Buzz

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Tuesday evening, at a ceremony attended by the stars New York's technology and venture capital scenes, Mayor Michael Bloomberg will congratulate the winners of a city-sponsored software competition, which includes $50,000 in prizes.

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Court Defers Decision on Whether to Take Rent Regs Case

Monday, April 16, 2012

It's not clear whether the U.S. Supreme Court will hear a case that could decide the future of rent regulations in New York.

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Quinn Might (Or Might Not) Still Have One Biz Group's Support for Living Wage

Friday, April 13, 2012

This week, the Partnership for New York City, a prominent business group pulled its support for City Council Speaker Christine Quinn's living wage bill. The group and the speaker evidently didn't see eye-to-eye on granting the mayor latitude (known as an "executive waiver") to exempt some projects from the higher wage requirement.

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Trustee Considers Going After Assets of MF Global Execs

Thursday, April 12, 2012

The court-appointed lawyer responsible for recovering more than a billion dollars for former customers of the commodities broker MF Global said Thursday he may go after the personal assets of company executives.

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