SmartBrief Originals
News and original analysis on the finance and accounting sectors.

The IRS’s focus on offshore tax evasion calls for renewed dilligence from expats


How too-big-tomanage is actually too-big-to-accept, Nasdaq moves HQ to Times Square, volatility stings Cboe, and Marcus seeks Clarity


Big picture reasoning behind the market mayhem, the tsunami that never was, TPaw steps down at FSR, and awkward conference topics in Cape Town

Market reaction

Does the Dow drop matter to Main Street?, Eurex gets a jump on Brexit, and what the Wells Fargo penalties don't mean

Trump Schwarzman

Everything is awesome ... even for Deutsche Bank bankers!

Jeff Immelt

The 'astonishing mess' at GE, problems for PayPal, good times for craft brewers, and is the Saudi Aramco IPO a myth?


Boeing powered a market rebound and highlighted economic disconnect in US, GE on the brink, quants back the Pats, and Spurs score fast

Navinder Sarao

Sarao strikes back, the downside of short-selling bans, monetary policy and commodity prices, and #MeToo comes for finance


A corporate default that is rattling the CDS market, US regulators ding European banks again, Apple bites the market, and 'animal spirits' abound

Solar panels

How the presence of Trump is changing international financial regulation, Kashkari keeps trying, clean renewables and corporations, and the smartest guy not in Davos


A scorecard for Government Sachs, Nike finally does it, SGX gets ahead, Macron woos Davos crowd