Just as the New York Philharmonic Opening Night Gala was getting under way, Gary Parr, vice chairman at Lazard Ltd. and chairman of the New York Philharmonic, estimated that his conversations would be 98 percent about music and 2 percent about markets.
Americans with assets of more than $250,000 said they’re more financially secure today than a year ago, after a recovery in the stock market increased confidence that the worst effects of the recession are over, according to Bank of America Corp.
Sallie Krawcheck, the former executive at Bank of America Corp. and Citigroup Inc., has been nominated to join the board of 2U Inc., the maker of online educational systems that’s planning to go public.
Sallie Krawcheck , president of Bank of America Corp. ’s global wealth division, told the company’s brokers that she has no plans to leave and that there have been “zero discussions” about changing pay for Merrill Lynch financial advisers.
Twitter Inc.’s lack of women on its board is “a joke,” showing that Silicon Valley is no better than Wall Street when it comes to female representation, said Sallie Krawcheck, a former executive at Bank of America Corp.