Experience the NYSE

If you don’t know already, the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) – also known as the “Big Board” – is one of the oldest and largest stock exchanges in the world. Located on Wall Street in Lower Manhattan, New York, the Exchange stands as both a symbol of capitalism and as the financial center of the United States.

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5 Hamilton Landmarks in the Financial District

Alexander Hamilton is and was many things: an immigrant, a Founding Father, the face on the $10 bill, and the creator of the Federalist Party, the United States Coast Guard, and The New York Post newspaper. He was also the nation’s first Secretary of the Treasury and, as such, was responsible for designing the American financial system (i.e., the Bank of the United States). His contributions have not only been celebrated, but also commemorated throughout the…

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