Michael Brown

As the Assignments Editor for TheStreet.com, parent company of The Deal, RateWatch and BoardEx, Michael oversees the day-to-day coverage of the stock market and business news. He oversees the operation of the newsroom, managing reporters and editors for both TheStreet and The Deal.

Prior to his role as Assignments Editor, Michael was an Associate Editor for The Deal where he oversaw daily auction and middle market coverage for TheDeal.com. He also managed The Deal's auctions database, which tracks over 1,500 ongoing sale processes and was essential in creating the M&A Tipsheet, a weekly newsletter of The Deal's exclusive coverage of ongoing M&A processes.

Michael started at as a researcher and soon moved to the role of Senior Auctions Reporter where he covered a range of sectors from energy to healthcare to banks to sports and media.

Prior to The Deal he covered business and politics for the Hour Publishing Co. in Norwalk, Conn. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from the University of Connecticut.

Recent Articles By The Author

Trump Will Not Have Trade Relations With That Country -ICYMI

Trump Will Not Have Trade Relations With That Country -ICYMI

On Jan. 26, 1998, then-president Bill Clinton gave a press conference addressing his alleged affair with White House intern Monica Lewinsky. Find out what you missed today.

I'd Like to Buy the Country an Aircraft -- ICYMI

I'd Like to Buy the Country an Aircraft -- ICYMI

Donald Trump continued to rip corporate America at a press conference Wednesday, but what else did you missy?

Celebrate One Debacle of a Merger With Another -- ICYMI

Celebrate One Debacle of a Merger With Another -- ICYMI

America Online and Time Warner see the 17-year anniversary of their combination come and go, as both companies are involved in separate merger dramas today.

The Real Apple of the Dow's Eye -- ICYMI

The Real Apple of the Dow's Eye -- ICYMI

McDonald's announces its intentions to sell its China business to a group including Carlyle Group as Apple celebrates the iPhone's 10th birthday. Plus Trump's latest meetings.

Dying Retailers Kill Chances of Dow 20K ... for Now--ICYMI

Dying Retailers Kill Chances of Dow 20K ... for Now--ICYMI

On a day where a milestone was in sight, the markets pulled back, led by struggling retailers.