11 Finance Tweeters You Should Follow

Business Insider offers the skinny on top financial tweeters

   

11 Finance Tweeters You Should Follow

Twitter’s my “happy hour.” I pop in, toss out some one-liners and mingle. While mingling, I pick up useful pointers, think about topics in a new way and add an insight or two of my own. If I run into a few boring coworkers, I smile politely and walk away — “unfollow.” If I happen upon witty banter, I stick around and try to get to know that group of people a little better. I might even make a few new friends.

Since I work in the financial industry, it makes sense that my Twitter feed buzzes with news about markets, banks, consumer trends and business in general. I’m quick to follow industry pros who are smart, witty and provide timely, relevant information.

If your Twitter habits mirror mine, you’ll want to check out the 101 financial tweeters Business Insider thinks you should follow. The no-nonsense list is insightful and to-the-point, just like many of the tweeters it mentions.

Here’s a peek at 11 of the 101.

Charlie Gasparino

Occupation: Senior correspondent, Fox Business
Handle: @cgasparino

Matina Stevis

Occupation: Dow Jones Eurozone Reporter
Handle: @matinastevis

Ed Bradford

Occupation: Government Bond Trader
Handle: @fullcarry

Austan Goolsbee

Occupation: Economist
Handle: @austan_goolsbee

Ben White

Occupation: Wall Street Reporter for Politico
Handle: @morningmoneyben

John Carney

Occupation: Senior Editor and Blogger at CNBC.com
Handle: @carney

Katie Martin

Occupation: Currencies Editor at Dow Jones, Writer for The Wall Street Journal
Handle: @katie_martin_fx

Scotty Barber

Occupation: Reuters’ Financial Graphics Editor
Handle: @scottybarber

Meena Krishnamsetty

Occupation: Editor, Insider Monkey
Handle: @insidermonkey

Naufal Sanaullah

Occupation: Undergrad
Handle: @naufalsanaullah

Linda Yueh

Occupation: Bloomberg TV’s Economics Editor
Handle: @lindayueh

You can check out the entire list at Business Insider. And, of course, you can follow InvestorPlace on Twitter at handle @investorplace.


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