Mary Jo White spoke of the need for a "comprehensive review" of market structure, including rules adopted a decade ago that helped create high-speed trading.
As price pressures build in the economy, the Federal Reserve is likely to have a more difficult time justifying its ultra-easy interest rate stance.
Hedge funds that use computer models to invest, like BlueCrest's BlueTrend, have lost assets recently, but there are signs of hope.
While the headlines suggest that home prices continue to rise but at a slower rate, the reality may be different, at least according to one measure.
Hog farmers cooked and shared their best pork dishes right outside a barn housing live pigs at the World Pork Expo in Des Moines, Iowa.
A new Virginia-based airline will charge for overhead bin space, as well as all on-board beverages.
Wednesday's swarm of economic news was enough to give plenty of pause to the notion that the economy is in for a growth surge.
Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein has no plans to step down.
A field of 25 bidders has been narrowed to a final few who want to buy a Times Square hotel infamous for winning a dubious "dirty" honor.
Sandler O'Neill is holding its annual conference. All the CEOs from all the major exchanges and discount brokerages will be at the two-day event.
High-frequency traders like their targets big, with share prices cheap but not too cheap and with a fairly low level of volatility.
A book hitting the stores Tuesday by CNBC's Kate Kelly takes a look inside the powerful group that runs the commodities trade.
Today, climate change-conscious investing is based less on a general desire to save the world and more about picking winners and losers.
With stock and bond markets waiting with baited breath, traders are asking themselves: will the European Central Bank disappoint?
Traders are piling into the weak euro trade ahead of the most anticipated ECB meeting of the year. But that may be the wrong bet.
India stocks rose sharply in the run-up to elections. While sentiment may see stocks rise further charts indicate a possible retracement.
A new study ranks the schools with the most alumni working at hedge, mutual and private equity funds.
Despite all the anticipation of money fleeing fixed income and dashing toward equities, bonds continue to get a bid.
The fallout from sinking interest rates has spilled over into international markets.
Reviving the name of an old low-cost airline, PEOPLExpress aims to offer service on routes that have disappeared amid consolidation.