Jim Zarroli Jim Zarroli is a business reporter for NPR News, based at NPR's New York bureau.

Blockbuster Trades Are Changing The Face Of Pharmaceuticals

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IPO Market Shows Signs Of Strain

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Round-tripping occurs when American citizens open bank accounts in tax havens such as the Cayman Islands, funnel money into the accounts and then use it to buy stocks and bonds back in the U.S. David McFadden/AP hide caption

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Sending Money On An Overseas Round Trip To Avoid Taxes

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With Proposed Mega-Merger On The Hill, Spotlight's On Consumers

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New Rules Force Big Banks To Keep A Bigger Cushion

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How A Regulation Helped Ease Way For Stock Market's 'Flash Boys'

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"The stock market is rigged," says Michael Lewis, and high-frequency traders are to blame. But defenders of high-speed trading say it plays a legitimate role. Paul Giamou/iStockphoto hide caption

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Traders Defend High-Speed Systems Against Charges Of Rigging

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American-Made, Haven-Kept? Congress Looks At Caterpillar's Tax Returns

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Jury Convicts 5 Ex-Madoff Employees Of Securities Fraud

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Madoff Aides Found Guilty For Role In Massive Ponzi Scheme

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Employers React To New Overtime Expansion

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FTC Launches Civil Probe Into Herbalife

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FTC Investigates Herbalife, Following Claims It's A Pyramid Scheme

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Ice And Snow Forced Airlines To Cancel Thousands Of Flights

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Deep Ties Between Russia And The West Make Sanctions Risky

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