Articles by Brett Joshpe
Israel's Prime Minister Netanyahu and Palestinians' Mahmoud Abbas at last peace talks

The UN’s Lowest Moment

For an organization that’s had plenty of low moments -- including providing an annual forum for Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to spew his anti-semitic vile to the world -- this week’s General Assembly gathering may represent its most embarrassing moment yet.
Scott Brown speaks after his swearing-in at the Capitol in Washington

The Five Senate Races To Watch

With Democrats defending nearly twice as many Senate seats as Republicans in 2012, the GOP has an excellent chance of taking the upper chamber and holding majorities in both houses of Congress.

Barclays Mulling Standard Chartered Merger

The potential move to merge with Standard Chartered could be a way for Barclays to thwart possible demands from an activist investor to return capital to shareholders, the Financial Times reported Wednesday.

Small Banks Trump Wall Street On Dodd-Frank Rewrite

Congress on Tuesday rolled back some of the restraints imposed on banks after the 2007-2009 global financial crisis, but big players like Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and JPMorgan Chase, will not be breaking out the champagne.