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The 5 Dumbest Things on Wall Street This Week: Sept. 27

BlackBerry jet-shops, a filmmaker is cast as a crook by the SEC, AIG's CEO Bob Benmosche puts his foot in his mouth and more.

Goldman Tops Among 3Q M&A Advisors

Goldman Sachs was the top advisor for global M&A activity in the third quarter, according to the latest figures from Dealogic.

Citi May Benefit From M&A Boom

Citigroup's efforts at retooling its sprawling business through asset sales may get a boost from the recent resurgence of the M&A market.

M&A's Rise Muted by Gold Rally

The return of M&A talk like a potential Cadbury-Kraft tie-up is a bullish sign, but it is weighed by surging gold prices and a falling dollar.

Stocks Lift Ahead of Jobs Report

Stocks in the U.S advanced modestly after the latest data gave an uneven picture of economic recovery as investors look ahead to Friday's unemployment report.

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Uber Makes a Change That Will Upset Riders

Frequent riders of Uber are about to lose something they really like.

Is This Synthetic Biology Pioneer On The Right Track?

Amyris is showing progress in one key area, but it may not be enough.

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli's Crypto Conversion Turns Sour

The disgraced investor and convicted felon launched a cryptocurrency last July after his release from prison.

Over 1.7 Million Fords And Lincolns Are At Risk Of Being Recalled

The National Highway Transit Safety Administration received over 50 complaints over brake hose ruptures.