Trader kills self in finance world’s latest suicide

Michael Gray The New York Post 3/12/2014

A Manhattan trader was killed Tuesday morning by a speeding Long Island Rail Road commuter train, marking at least the seventh suicide of a financial professional this year.

Edmund (Eddie) Reilly, 47, a trader at Midtown’s Vertical Group, jumped in front of an LIRR train at 6 a.m. […]

Facebook co-founder renounces U.S. citizenship

Facebook’s co-founder, Eduardo Saverin, is giving up his US citizenship to become a resident of Singapore, where residents pay no capital gain taxes.

Brian Sullivan and Amanda Drury CNBC via MSNBC 5/11/2012

Eduardo Saverin, one of four co-founders of Facebook, has renounced his U.S. citizenship.

The move may reduce his tax bill following the initial […]