Remote Financial Journalist/Reporter

February 21st, 2013

MidnightTrader, Inc.,leading real time North American financial news publisher, is looking to hire an EXPERIENCED FINANCIAL JOURNALISTS who have covered the stocks markets in the US and/or Canada. There are currently 2 openings for the telecommute, work from home (part or full-time) freelance writing positions.

There are two positions currently open with the following description:

This position involves writing real-time company (stock), ETF, major commodity and sector specific news stories for a unique, full trading day real time North American market news and trading idea service. In depth familiarity and extensive experience in covering the US and/or Canadian stock markets required. Experience at a leadingwire service (Dow Jones Newswire, Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters, etc.) is a big plus.

Stories are carried on the site and are syndicated to other major market data platforms, leading online brokerage firms and other large financial institutions. Contributors would be filing real time stories for 4-6 hours/day Monday – Friday (excluding market holidays) sometime between the publishing hours of 6:30 am EST to 6:30 pm EST.


  • Experience writing fast paced, breaking stock/financial market coverage for a wire service or equivalent;
  • Ability to work 4-6 hours per day sometime between the hours of 6:30 am EST to 6:30 pm EST daily, Monday – Friday remotely;
  • Access to a computer with a reliable high speed internet connection.

Pay is based on a fixed hourly rate as an independent contractor and while freelance (1099), provides a regular and reliable monthly income. The Company has a tremendous record of retaining contributors over its 13 year history. Rates vary based on experience and location.


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