Wall Street http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/wall-street The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Wall Street en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 24 Jun 2014 22:30:00 GMT When Hiring, Take a Cue From the NBA and Look for Performance and Character Billion-dollar sports franchises conduct in-depth background checks and administer personality profiles for possible draft picks. Here are eight things they look for. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 22:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235101 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235101 John Brubaker For This Financial Services Upstart, the Dark Days of 2008 Were Golden Elliot Weissbluth started his wealth management firm at a time of serious turmoil for the financial-services industry, proving crisis can be a fertile breeding ground for innovation and opportunity. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 13:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233438 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233438 Laura Entis 6 Big Things You Need to Know About Bitcoin This Week Which startup wants to bury your Bitcoin in a subterranean 'vault'? Which global investment giant disses Bitcoin as not a currency at all? Which billionaire called Bitcoin 'just a joke'? Find out here. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 19:26:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232228 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232228 Kim Lachance Shandrow What Not To Do: Lessons From 'The Wolf of Wall Street' While lying and swindling may have scored entrepreneur Jordan Belfort fame and fortune, it ended up costing him everything. Here is how to make sure you stay on the right side of the tracks. Thu, 06 Feb 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231274 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231274 Rebekah Iliff Why Are These High-Profile Franchises Suddenly Going Public? With a number of high-profile IPOs, franchises are having a moment in the Wall Street spotlight. Thu, 16 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230313 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230313 Jason Daley The Anti-Capitalist Bigotry of 'The Wolf of Wall Street' As the chatter over the 'The Wolf of Wall Street' shows, the only acceptable form of bias nowadays is toward the free markets. Thu, 02 Jan 2014 15:40:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230601 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230601 Ray Hennessey SecondMarket CEO: Wall Street Will Put 'Hundreds of Millions' Into Bitcoin The founder of the Bitcoin Investment Trust has been meeting with Wall Street players whom he says are preparing to pour vast amounts of money into the digital currency. Wed, 11 Dec 2013 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230346 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230346 Brian Patrick Eha Why Now Is the Time to Seek Startup Funding Never before have there been so many places for those seeking and those providing capital to connect. Tue, 05 Nov 2013 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229765 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229765 Jay Turo Fin-Tech Startups Take On Wall Street's Pain Points Five years since the crisis, opportunities in financial technology are plenty. We talk to three entrepreneurs who have grown their startups in New York's FinTech Innovation Lab. Wed, 03 Jul 2013 06:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/227240 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/227240 Colleen DeBaise What Facebook's IPO Debacle Means for Startup Funding The disastrous Facebook initial public offering isn't likely to damp venture-capital interest in tech startups. Thu, 31 May 2012 03:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223687 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223687 Peter S. Cohan Leaving Wall Street for Wine Country Jamie Kutch chucked a lucrative job to pursue his dream, becoming one of California's most respected vintners. Here's how one entrepreneur changed careers in midstream. Tue, 22 May 2012 07:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223478 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223478 Bruce Schoenfeld What Facebook's IPO Means for VCs and Entrepreneurs The social networking giant's showing on the public market may land with a thud. Wed, 01 Feb 2012 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222721 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222721 Peter S. Cohan Business Owners Divided on Occupy Wall Street In your view, is the popular protest movement against the financial industry good or bad for your business? The U.S. overall? Your fellow business owners straddle both sides of the debate. Wed, 16 Nov 2011 09:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220711 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220711 Carol Tice Occupy Wall Street Is No Friend of Small Business (Opinion) Op-Ed: While many small-business owners share some populist anger at Wall Street banks, they should look closely at the protestors' positions before aligning themselves with the movement. Mon, 24 Oct 2011 02:04:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220597 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220597 Scott Shane Don't 'Occupy Wall Street,' Start a Small Business While some block sidewalks on Wall Street and elsewhere, other unemployed citizens are going in a more productive direction: They're starting businesses. Mon, 10 Oct 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220499 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220499 Carol Tice Wall Street Protest Hurts the 'Little Guys' Nearby Area businesses call protestors camping in a lower Manhattan park a menace. Lost sales are only the half of it. Tue, 04 Oct 2011 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220475 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220475 Diana Ransom and Colleen DeBaise What Does Occupy Wall Street Mean for Your Business? Entrepreneurs may want to consider whether these gatherings are business signals about present or future customers, employees and economic policies. Tue, 04 Oct 2011 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/220473 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/220473 Colleen DeBaise and Diana Ransom From Wall Street to Franchisee More than 500,000 workers have left the financial sector since the recession began. Many of them became franchisees. Wed, 20 Oct 2010 08:40:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217410 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217410 Jason Daley