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Wall Street,

narrow street in the lower part of Manhattan island, New York City, extending E from Broadway to the East River. It is the center of one of the greatest financial districts in the world, and by extension the term "Wall St." has come to designate U.S. financial interests. In the district, which extends several blocks N and S of Wall St., are the New York and the American Stock Exchanges as well as commodity exchanges and the homes of numerous commercial and investment banks, and "Wall St." law firms. Facing Wall St., on the west side of Broadway, is Trinity Church (founded 1696). Federal Hall National Memorial (see National Parks and MonumentsNational Parks and Monuments

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, table), one block east, was erected on the site of the former Federal Hall, where George Washington was inaugurated in 1789 and where the first Congress met. Wall St. received its name from a stockade, or wall, built in 1653 by Dutch colonists to protect the settled area south of it from assault by the English and by the native population.

Wall Street

a street in lower Manhattan, New York, where the Stock Exchange and major banks are situated, regarded as the embodiment of American finance
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An "Occupy Wall St." group on Facebook calls on followers to "deploy this emerging stratagem against the greatest corrupter of our democracy: Wall Street, the financial Gomorrah of America."
JDRF moved its 120 employees and belongings from 120 Wall St. on the edge of the East River this past December to 26 Broadway, a few steps from the Financial District's famous charging bull statute.
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Manuscripts submitted for publication should include a cover letter addressed to the editor and sent to: Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC), 120 Wall St., Suite 2400, New York, NY 10005-4088.
The joint venture plans to develop a 29-story, luxury residential condominium tower at 600 Wall St. and anticipates LEED certification upon completion in 2011.
"As order has been restored to DR's monetary accounts and overall macroeconomic conditions have improved, benchmark rates have sharply declined, with yields on the Central Bank's 12-month zero-coupon bills, the instrument of choice of institutional investors, sliding to 9.35% at the moment from 12.5% at the beginning of the year and 15.7% a year ago," said Franco Uccelli, who follows the DR for the Wall St brokerage firm.
An 11th grade reading level is what publications like the Wall St. Journal and Newsweek aim for.
"Drug researchers leak secrets to Wall St.," published last August, exposed a Wall Street practice of paying medical researchers for details on potential drugs to get an investment edge.
Memorials in her name may be made to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 120 Wall St., 19th floor, New York, NY 10005; 1-800-533-2873.
Sun Microsystems Inc is reassuring the markets over its financial viability, following a Wall St institutions' warning that the company's credit rating risks being lowered.
Many articles have been written crossing these tax solutions, which were marketed primarily by Jorge accounting and low firms to executives with "in-the-money" stock options; see, e.g., Blumenstein, Lublin and Young, "Sprint Forced Out Top Executives Over Questionable Tax Shelter," Wall St. J.
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