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from Breakingviews:

Wall Street may get temporary stay of execution

June 27, 2011

Wall Street is once again aflutter with talk of impending job cuts. But jittery traders may have a few months more grace before the knives come out. With trading revenue falling, the pressure is growing for investment banks to lay off staff. But executives are still debating whether the current slump is a blip. Nobody wants to slash ranks right before a turnaround. The summer could be safer than many think.

from The Great Debate:

Morgan Stanley stumbles in rough trading

October 20, 2010

Morgan Stanley has paid a steep price for trying to trade its way through tough markets and has failed to reap much of a reward.

Fears for bank rally overdone

June 2, 2009

REUTERS — Margaret Doyle is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are her own –

from The Great Debate:

Myths around China’s revitalization plan

By Wei Gu
March 26, 2009

wei_gu_debate-- Wei Gu is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are her own --

China investors should care about three major numbers this year: 8 percent economic growth, its 4 trillion yuan ($586 billion) stimulus package, and the 10 industries revitalization plan.