Lawrence Carrel

Lawrence Carrel joined in 2007. He spent the previous seven years at where he created two weekly columns, ¿ETF Focus¿ and ¿Under the Radar.¿ Prior to this, he created¿s stock-of-the-day column, ¿The One-Day Wonder.¿ In 1995, he became a founding staff member of The Wall Street, where he edited breaking news, the Journal¿s international editions, covered the stock market and was one of the writers of the Cyber Investing column. As a reporter for Gannett Suburban Newspapers in Westchester County, N.Y., he won a Best of Gannett as a member of the spot news team covering the World Trade Center bombing in 1993. Before that he served as National Editor at the North Jersey Herald & News. Carrel has written for The Wall Street Journal, The New York Observer, Time Out New York, Razor, SmartMoney, Guitar and Barron's Online. He holds a bachelor's degree in economics and communications from Cornell University and studied at the Columbia School of Journalism.

Recent Articles By The Author

India ETN Tripped Up by Local Regulators

The iPath MSCI India Index ETN can't issue new shares, and prices are diverging from net asset value.

Dunham Gives Fund Managers Tough Love

In a refreshing twist, this fund company won't pay its managers unless they perform.

Financial Planners Aren't Sold on Active ETFs

Actively managed ETFs are on their way, but they may be a product in search of a market.

Fidelity's Flagship Magellan Fund Reopens

Company says the fund's shareholder base has matured and it wants to attract younger investors.

ETF Industry's Next Conquests: Africa and Mideast

'Frontier markets' are the newest thing in emerging-market investing.