Ilya Marritz

Ilya Marritz appears in the following:

MF Global Clients Get Their Money Back

Thursday, April 03, 2014

The defunct financial services firm led by former New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine filed for chapter 11 in October 2011. Billions of dollars in customer accounts were discovered to be missing.


How Many Tech Jobs Are There in NYC? Depends Whom You Ask

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Researchers can't seem to agree how many tech jobs there are in New York, only that the number is growing.

Comments [2]

A Look at Sleep Deprivation—Wall Street Style

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

In the city that supposedly never sleeps, it’s not nightlife that’s preventing people from getting their Z’s: It’s more work. That’s certainly the case on Wall Street, which has long been known for marathon work-weeks.

Comments [4]

Confessions of an Over-Caffeinated Trader

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

For years, Rhoden Monrose woke up at 4:30 every day and relied on energy shots to get him through his job as a derivatives trader. Now, he’s trying to save the legions of weary Wall Streeters making themselves sick from lack of sleep.

Comments [2]

The Race to Build Upstate Casinos Begins

Monday, March 31, 2014

Bidders must show they have the money, the land they need, support from neighboring communities and the potential to stimulate economic activity.


Bank of America Settles With New York AG

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

An end to the last major lawsuit over Bank of America's 2008 acquisition of Merrill Lynch. And a three-year ban for the bank's former CEO.


Unhappy Meal: How the Fast Food Worker Movement Began

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

As protestors "arrest" Ronald McDonald, meet the New Yorkers behind the nationwide movement to raise wages for fast food workers.

Comments [3]

Workers Claim McDonald's Is Taking Them to the Cleaners

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Workers say McDonald's should pay the cost of keeping their uniforms clean.


Ka-Ching! Bigger Bonuses on Wall Street

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Big banks generously reward employees for a good year.


On the Bowery, Homeless to Hipsters Almost Overnight

Thursday, March 06, 2014

With the sale of a community center, the Bowery's transformation into an upscale playground is nearly complete.

Comments [10]

Bratton Says Greed Stops Corps. from Reducing Cell Phone Thefts

Monday, March 03, 2014

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton accuses smartphone makers of tolerating rampant theft because it's profitable.


In Pictures: St. Pat's for All

Sunday, March 02, 2014

The St. Pat’s for All Parade started as an alternative to the traditional St. Patrick’s Day Parade, which excludes gay groups. Now in its 15th year, the parade has kept its easygoing, come-as-you-are ethos. The route passes through multicultural neighborhoods of Queens.


Shooting of Cop Linked to Troubled Bus Line

Thursday, February 27, 2014


The shooting of a police officer is linked to a bus line that has problems.


Cop Shot for First Time on de Blasio's Watch

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

It happened in Crown Heights, Brooklyn on Wednesday evening, when 26-year old rookie officer James Li and his partner were pursuing a fare evader on a bus, and the man withdrew a gun and fired on Li.


A Lawmaker’s Personal Mission: More LGBT-Friendly Schools

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

How a culture war that happened more than two decades ago still reverberates in city schools.

Read More


Shrine for Ukraine Draws New Yorkers of All Walks

Monday, February 24, 2014

People who care about Ukraine's future are flocking to a shrine on Second Avenue.


Stray Voltage: No Shock This Time of Year

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Melting snow and salt are corroding electric cables, sometimes shocking people and their pets this time of year.


How de Blasio Can Make 'Affordable Broadband for All' a Reality

Friday, February 21, 2014

Mayor de Blasio wants "universal access" not only for New Yorkers who need childcare, but also for those who don't have a home connection to high-speed internet.


Why Your Con Ed Bill Spiked This Month

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Some people's Con Ed bills are much higher than they were at this time last year - and (spoiler alert) it's related to the frigid temperatures.

Comments [60]

What's Behind the Spike in Heating Oil Prices

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Heating oil suppliers have struggled with a sharp rise in demand.

Comments [3]