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Buy Now, Pay Later.

The holidays are upon us and despite inflation American consumers aren’t holding back on their spending. A poll showed that the majority of Americans plan to spend the same or

As a creditor it is best to be secured

The crypto dominos continue to fall: on Monday, cryptocurrency lender BlockFi Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, just a few weeks after crypto exchange FTX did the same. Both

Mind Your Ks and Qs!

For any business journalist—even if you don’t focus on finance—a public company’s 10-Ks (financial reports for the year) and 10-Qs (quarterly earnings reports) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission

Term to know: Shrinkflation

Stories about inflation are not just front-page news, but every-page news. From housing to transportation to retail, and everything in between, consumers and reporters alike can feel the tightening of

Person counting money with notebook in front of them

Beginner’s guide to “burn rate”

Burn rate is one of those important metrics that shareholders, CEOs, investors, and others use to evaluate how well a company – particularly a start-up – is doing. Here is

When corporations ‘merge’

The big business news of the day (so far, at least) is Microsoft’s near-$70 billion acquisition of video-game maker Activision. As Andrew Ross Sorkin and Michael J. de la Merced of the

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Our New Look
The Reynolds Center for Business Journalism is starting 2023 with a new look that we hope better illustrates our core mission to provide accurate and authoritative resources about business journalism, in order to help both reporters and news consumers understand the importance of business news and to demystify the sometimes arcane topics it covers.
Businesses, markets, and economies move in cycles – ups and downs – which is why our new logo contains a “candlestick” chart representing increases as well as downturns, and serves as a reminder that volatility is an unavoidable attribute of modern life. But it’s also possible to prepare for volatility by being well informed, and informing the general public to help level the information playing field is the primary goal of business journalism. The Reynolds Center is committed to supporting that goal, which is why the candlestick pattern in our logo merges directly into the name of our founding sponsor, Donald W. Reynolds.
Our new logo comes with a shorter name. Business is borderless, and understanding the global links in supply chains, trade, and flows of funds and people is essential to make sense of our fast-paced, globalized world. So we’re dropping the word “National” from our name and will aim to provide content that is applicable to business news globally.
We hope you like the new look. Best wishes for 2023!