April 17, 2021

stories

Here Are the Top Finance Stories of the Day for April 16

Good morning and welcome to Insider Finance. I’m Dan DeFrancesco, and here’s what’s on the agenda today:

If you’re not yet a subscriber, you can sign up here to get your daily dose of the stories dominating banking, business, and big deals.

Like the newsletter? Hate the newsletter? Feel free to drop me a line at [email protected] or on Twitter @DanDeFrancesco


From 100-hour weeks to deteriorating mental health, nearly 500 employees at top investment banks reveal the extent of burnout among junior talent in a new survey

woman stressed laptop

A woman on her laptop appears to be stressed during the coronavirus

Read More

Here Are the Top Finance Stories of the Day for April 12

Good morning and welcome to Insider Finance. I’m Dan DeFrancesco, and here’s what’s on the agenda today:

If you’re not yet a subscriber, you can sign up here to get your daily dose of the stories dominating banking, business, and big deals.

Like the newsletter? Hate the newsletter? Feel free to drop me a line at [email protected] or on Twitter @DanDeFrancesco.


Gabe Plotkin’s Melvin Capital, which came under siege from Wall Street Bets, took another hit in March

Gabe Plotkin

Melvin Capital founder Gabe Plotkin

Alex Flynn/Getty Images/Bloomberg


Gabe Plotkin’s Melvin Capital lost 7% in March to close out a dire

Read More

Mental health talk to feature state experts and personal stories of struggle

The Colorado News Collaborative and its partners across the state, including the Summit Daily News, will host a conversation about mental health as part of the ongoing series, On Edge.

The talk will be hosted by Jordan Chavez of 9News and will feature Colorado Office of Behavioral Health Director Dr. Robert Werthwein; Eads resident Laura Negley, who faced debilitating depression; and Denver mom Dana Licko, who battles an opioid addiction.

The hourlong talk will start at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, March 18, and can be viewed on the Summit Daily News Facebook page, Facebook.com/summitdailynews.



To submit questions in advance

Read More

World Travel, Personal Stories, Witty Tips

Accomplished globetrotter, chef, author and TV host Anthony Bourdain died in 2018, yet his heartfelt, soul-stirring travel stories live on, continuing to inform and inspire. Now a posthumous new Bourdain book — World Travel: An Irreverent Guide — hits bookstores on April 20, 2021. Published by Ecco (an imprint of HarperCollins), World Travel is available for preorder now. As Bourdain began brainstorming the manuscript, Laurie Woolever, his assistant and friend for almost a decade, signed on as co-author. After Bourdain’s untimely death, Woolever skillfully stitched together his unique words and wisdoms, perceptions and notions, acid wit and

Read More

Top finance stories from week of Feb 8: Dealmakers, Bumble

Hi readers!

Welcome to the long weekend and to Insider Finance. Here’s a rundown of the must-know stories from the past week:

If this email was forwarded to you, sign up here to get your daily dose of the stories dominating banking, business, and big deals.


The Rainmakers: Here are the top 20 dealmakers who put together the biggest mergers and acquisitions of 2020

rainmakers list 2x1



Citigroup; JPMorgan; Morgan Stanley; Qatalyst Partners; Skye Gould/Insider


While M&A had a down year during the pandemic, bankers still orchestrated a number of megadeals.

Insider partnered with the financial-data platform MergerLinks to identify 2020’s top 20

Read More