Wall Street Yoga: Finance gets its downward dog on

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In the fiercely competitive environment of Wall Street, almost everyone is looking for an edge. Bankers, traders and fund managers are practicing yoga in order to build their mental faculties and improve their ability to focus, claiming that it can serve them well at work. 

According to the Yoga Journal, the yoga industry was valued at $10.3 billion in 2012, up from $5.6 billion in 2008. The stressful work environment of Wall Street is in many ways ideal for winning new converts.

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