NYX 360: 25 April, 2012

Guglielmo Marconi

Guglielmo Marconi (Photo: Wikipedia)

  • EverBank IPO seen valuing co at up to $1.6 billion – Reuters
  • PIMCO to launch another actively managed ETF on NYSE Arca – MarketWatch
  • Women's Bond Club to honorUSA Network founder Kay Koplovitz, Carla Harris of Morgan Stanley, our Reagan Anderson and 30 other rising stars - 4Traders
  • “There’s hope for small business when companies like Accion team up with NYSE Euronext” – NBR
  • NYSE will donate doggie items to Staten Island Project Homefront to support “dog soldiers” – Staten Island Project Homefront
  • Aww photo of the day: How could you say no to a face like this? NYX

Today’s history (NYT) – On this date in…

  • 1874 – Radio pioneer Guglielmo Marconi was born in Bologna, Italy.  Where would we be without radio?
  • 2007 – The Dow Jones Industrial Average topped 13,000 for the first time, ending the day at 13,089.99.  Five years later we're in the same place, and it's been quite the ride.
  • 1988 – Your humble blogger breaks in at the PR shop at the New York Stock Exchange.  Guess I’m not a rookie anymore, but still feels like yesterday, and I still look forward to every day.