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Remembering Longtime NYFWA Member Jefferson Grigsby

Longtime NYFWA member Jefferson Grigsby passed away on January 6th at the age of 85, following a lengthy illness.

January 27, 2016 – Annual Membership Meeting

Save the date for the NYFWA's annual membership meeting, where you can meet the members of the organization's new board and raise any topics you would like to discuss with the general membership. And of course, don't forget about the light food and opportunity to see and catch-up with your fellow NYFWA members!

When: Wednesday, January 27th 6:30 p.m.
Where: Hilton New York Midtown, 1335 Avenue of the Americas (53rd/54th), Concourse D

January 25, 2016 – January Networking Night

Join your fellow NYFWA members and ring in the new year with an evening of networking over drinks and appetizers. As always, there will be light appetizers and NYFWA members get their first two drinks free.

*This event is only open to members in good standing. Guests may attend for a $15 fee, which must be paid in advance.

Dan Bases Named Deputy U.S. Public Finance Editor at Reuters

NYFWA member Daniel Bases, a former NYFWA president, has been named Deputy U.S. Public Finance Editor at Reuters. In the 18 years Dan has been with Reuters Dan has held numerous positions with the company, both in New York and London. He has spend the last 12 years focused primarily on emerging markets and foreign policy. Daniel is a former Knight-Bagehot Fellow and the co-recipient of their 2015 Christopher J. Welles Memorial Prize for excellence in business journalism.

November 15, 2015 – Deadline to Apply for McGraw Fellowships for Business Journalism

Do you – or a reporter you know – have a great idea for an investigative or enterprise story on a business or economic topic, but few resources to get it done? If so, check out The McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism, an initiative of the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism designed to support ambitious coverage of critical issues related to U.S.

November 13, 2015 – The Financial Follies!

73rd Annual Dinner and Entertainment Gala

Financial Follies of 2015

Friday, the thirteenth of November Two thousand fifteen

At 7:30 PM

Cocktails at 6:30 PM

New York Hilton Midtown

Grand Ballroom

1335 Avenue of the Americas (between 53rd/54th)

Scholarship Winners Jessica DiNapoli and Carl O’Donnell Named to Reuters Posts

Jessica DiNapoli, a 2015 NYFWA scholarship recipient and recent graduate of the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism, has been named as a corporate restructuring reporter for Reuters’ Deal Team. Jessica initially joined Reuters in June and was previously covering Puerto Rico for the municipal bonds team.

October 22, 2015 – How Does Monetary Policy Actually Work

Bearish investors have long predicted that the Fed's bond buying would spur inflation and devalue the dollar. But since the 2008 financial crisis, neither prediction has come true. What gives? Join members of the New York Financial Writers' Association and the Modern Money Network for a joint discussion about the nuts and bolts of how the Fed's monetary policy does (and does not) impact inflation, the economy and the U.S. fiscal deficit.

October 8, 2015 – The McGraw Symposium — Accelerating Change at the WSJ, Yahoo Finance and Bloomberg

The McGraw Center for Business Journalism at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism will hold the second annual McGraw Symposium in conjunction with the SABEW's annual fall conference. Come hear Gerard Baker, editor-in-chief of Dow Jones and the Wall Street Journal, Andy Serwer, editor-in-chief of Yahoo Finance, and Josh Tyrangiel, chief content officer of Bloomberg LP, discuss the the challenges and opportunities they face in reshaping their organizations and their coverage amidst the continuing digital transformation of journalism.

2015 Scholarship Winner Jessica Lynn DiNapoli Hired by Reuters

Congratulations to 2015 NYFWA scholarship recipient winner Jessica Lynn DiNapoli on being hired by Reuters, where she will be covering restructuring from an M&A standpoint. DiNapoli is a recent graduate of the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism.