Susan Antilla

Susan Antilla

Susan Antilla is an award-winning freelance financial journalist who has written for The New York Times, Bloomberg View, and USA Today, among other global news organizations. She is author of “Tales From the Boom-Boom Room: The Landmark Legal Battles That Exposed Wall Street’s Shocking Culture of Sexual Harassment." In 2013 and 2014, she won both the “Best in Business” journalism award for her Bloomberg View columns from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW) and first prize for personal opinion writing from the Connecticut Press Club. The New York State Society of CPAs gave her the "Excellence in Journalism" award for her Bloomberg columns in 2013, and the Society of the Silurians gave her the Excellence in Journalism award for her columns in 2012 and 2013. She is an adjunct professor at Fairfield University, where she teaches journalism. The opinions expressed are her own.

  1. Investing

    Is Belfort's "Wolf" The Real Wall Street?

    Those sex-obsessed, drug-taking thugs who ripped off investors in Martin Scorcese's all-time biggest-grossing film, "The Wolf of Wall Street," have nothing in common with the refined investment professionals ...
  2. Investing

    Do You Really Want to Learn Investing from These Guys?

    Wall Street has a new campaign to lure Main Street back to the markets by teaching financial literacy. A separate goal may be to avoid further regulation.