Tuesday, November 16, 2010
By Lisa Chow
Wall Street is on track to earn more than $19 billion in profits, making 2010 the industry's fourth most profitable year in 30 years.
Wednesday, November 03, 2010
In what turned out to be one of the closest races in New York State, in the wee hours of the morning, Democrat Thomas DiNapoli narrowly beat Wall Street mogul Harry Wilson and retained his seat in the State Comptroller's office.
Thursday, October 28, 2010
By Charlie Herman : Business and Economics Editor
Higher sales taxes this year are not deterring shoppers in New York City. State comptroller Tom DiNapoli says sales tax collections increased 20.6 percent in the first nine months of the year compared to the same time a year ago. During the first nine months of 2009, sales tax collections fell 11.4 percent.
Friday, October 08, 2010
By Bob Hennelly
In exchange for almost $1 million in campaign cash and other gifts, former New York State Comptroller Alan Hevesi admitted Thursday that he handed access to $250 million in state retiree funds to a California-based private equity firm.
Thursday, July 02, 2009