Slate Money

The Many Merchants of Death Edition

Slate Money on a big bank’s big settlement, a big merger in “Big Tobacco,” and the continuing saga of the world’s most expensive fighter plane.

July 12 2014 1:32 PMThe Cupcake IndicatorSlate Money on endings: quantitative easing, the American Apparel leadership, and big cupcake.
June 28 2014 3:14 PMFrom Wall Street Dark Pools to Puerto Rican Swimming PoolsSlate Money on Aereo’s Supreme Court loss, and rich people flocking to Puerto Rico.
June 14 2014 7:00 AMSpinoffs, Write-downs, and Techie TaxisSlate Money on Uber vs. Europe, Time Warner’s magazine spinoff, and Larry Summers’ favorite book.
May 31 2014 4:03 PMMoney and the Media  Slate Money on Apple’s purchase of Beats, Amazon’s fight with Hachette, and Thomas Piketty’s defense of his data.
May 17 2014 11:38 AMThe Unbearable Modesty of Tim GeithnerSlate Money on the new book Stress Test, Christine Lagarde’s disinvitation, and more.
July 5 2014 11:00 AMSlate Money: The Monetizing Others EpisodeSlate Money on New York's secretive real estate, big data in health care, and GM’s many recalls.
June 21 2014 11:11 AMWhy Argentina Should Default ... AgainSlate Money on Amazon’s new phone, the effect of the crisis in Iraq on the oil market, and Argentina’s loss at the Supreme Court.
June 7 2014 5:19 PMWall Street’s Toughest JudgeSlate Money on Judge Jed Rakoff, the European Central Bank, and the saga of billionaire Steven A. Cohen.
May 24 2014 8:41 AMBen Bernanke’s Big PaydaySlate Money on the former Fed chairman’s top-dollar speaking tour.
May 10 2014 12:18 PMThe Debut of Slate MoneyListen to the debut of Slate’s new weekly business podcast.