Series: Ask A Banker

8:11am

Thu January 17, 2013
Planet Money

Ask a Banker: Why Did Bankers Destroy The World? Also, Are You Hiring?

Originally published on Thu January 17, 2013 11:14 am

Not just an empty suit.
Paul Goyette Flickr

Hi! It's Ask a Banker! A little secret that we have here is that not every "question" that people "ask" a "banker" is actually a question that someone has asked in the comments or tweets or what have you to these posts.* Also I'm not exactly a banker, currently, though I was once. So what I'm saying is, the whole premise is a bit off.

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1:45pm

Tue November 20, 2012
Planet Money

Ask A Banker: Are The Banks Still Too Big To Fail?

Paul Goyette Flickr

Hi! I'm back again. I'm a former banker, now a writer at Dealbreaker and an answerer of real and imagined questions about the financial world here. You can send questions to planetmoney@npr.org with "ask a banker" in the subject line, or ask on Twitter (@planetmoney).

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10:08am

Wed November 7, 2012
Planet Money

Ask A Banker: High Frequency Trading

Originally published on Sun November 11, 2012 11:58 am

Not just an empty suit.
Paul Goyette Flickr

Hi! I'm back. I was once a banker and now I write for Dealbreaker and answer your questions about the financial world here. You can send questions to planetmoney@npr.org with "ask a banker" in the subject line, or ask on Twitter (@planetmoney).

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6:59am

Tue October 9, 2012
Planet Money

Ask A Banker: What Do Investment Bankers Actually Do?

Originally published on Fri October 12, 2012 3:08 pm

Hi! My name's Matt. I write about the financial industry for a site called Dealbreaker. Before that, I made a living as an investment banker, underwriting convertible bonds and other equity-linked securities and selling equity derivatives to corporate clients. (I know!)

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