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Amex Names New Acting CEO

After Sodano's abrupt departure appeared to take the newly independent American Stock Exchange by surprise, former COO of NYMEX, Neal Wolkoff was named acting CEO.

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Now It’s Two Strikes and You’re Out

Lehman Brothers adds Fitch to Moody's and S&P ratings agency's and will choose the middle rating instead of the most conservative of two. Move comes amidst rumors of S&P cut of GM status.

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Total Domination

In a year of strong market performance, index funds dominated their active counterparts, which tend to do better sitting on cash when markets are sliding. Latest SPIVA report.

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Black Gold ETF? No So Fast.

Leaks from NYMEX say that an oil ETF is on the way, but it looks like there's still a lot of work to be done.

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CBOE To Launch Dow BuyWrite, Volatility Indexes

CBOE expands on its indexing success by launching to new indexes built around the Dow

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Perspectives on Foreign Markets in 2004 and Beyond

The author unveils the global version of his comprehensive and insightful market review.

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Plotting Your Course (Part 2)

The Art & Science of Our Investment Relationships

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The Good Company, Bad Stock Phenomenon

Study after study have shown that value stocks outperform growth stocks - a reprise of the evidence, and some thoughts as to why.