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  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, Nov 17- New York's top law enforcement official said he does not want U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's administration to "eviscerate" the state's anti-fraud law that has dropped a hammer on Wall Street corruption. Schneiderman said he was deeply troubled by recent media that the transition team was considering ways to gut New York's Martin...

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, Nov 17- New York's top law enforcement official said he does not want U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's administration to "eviscerate" the state's anti-fraud law that has dropped a hammer on Wall Street corruption. Schneiderman said he was deeply troubled by recent media that the transition team was considering ways to gut New York's Martin...

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, Nov 16- State securities regulators said they may have to rely more heavily on local laws to police banks and finance companies if President-elect Donald Trump and a Republican-controlled Congress roll back federal reforms introduced after the financial crisis. For example, New York has the Martin Act which gives prosecutors more leeway to...

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, Nov 16- State securities regulators say they will try to fill any void in policing banks and finance companies that break the rules if President-elect Donald Trump and a Republican-controlled congress roll back reforms introduced after the financial crisis. Trump has pledged to dismantle Dodd-Frank, a sweeping Democrat-led reform of Wall...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 27- More than a decade after he was sued over accounting fraud, former American International Group Inc Chairman Maurice "Hank" Greenberg on Tuesday took the witness stand to defend himself, repeatedly describing one claim against him as "only a small part" of the insurer's business. Greenberg, 91, is on trial on civil charges brought in 2005 by then- New...

  • Hank Greenberg

    Opening arguments began on Tuesday in the trial of Maurice "Hank" Greenberg over accounting fraud at the insurance giant some 16 years ago.

  • Greenberg, 91, is facing civil charges from the New York Attorney General's Office of orchestrating a $500 million transaction to inflate the insurer's reserves and a $200 million transaction to hide underwriting losses. Greenberg, who sat at the defense table in New York state court in Manhattan, is expected to testify during the trial.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 13- Opening arguments are set to begin on Tuesday in the trial of former American International Group Inc chairman Maurice "Hank" Greenberg over accounting fraud at the insurance giant some 16 years ago. The case, filed by then- New York Attorney General Eliot Spitzer in 2005 and which also names former AIG chief financial officer Howard Smith as a...

  • Ted Cruz and Donald Trump

    Ted Cruz denounced an article in the National Enquirer tabloid claiming he had extramarital affairs as "complete and utter lies."

  • Elliot Spitzer

    It can be hard to know which stock advice to listen to. TipRanks, backed by Eliot Spitzer looks to change all that.

  • Tracking analysts' ratings

    Tipranks allows investors to see analyst ratings on stocks. Insight, with Uri Gruenbaum, Tipranks founder and CEO, and Eliot Spitzer, Tipranks board member and former NYS Governor.

  • A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    As less original research is done, companies have increasingly learned how to play the "game" of lowering estimates going into the quarter.

  • Apple gone from religion, to nice company: Femina

    Discussing the changes in the advertising business, and Apple's brand since the loss of Steve Jobs, with advertising executive Jerry Della Femina, He also weighs in on a recent political ad he released slamming Eliot Spitzer.

  • House GOP delays vote on budget bill

    The vote on the continuing resolution to keep the government funded has been delayed, and Eliot Spitzer lost the Democratic Party primary for New York City. CNBC's Seema Mody has the details.

  • Ken Langone's final thoughts

    Ken Langone, co-founder of Home Depot, shares his final thoughts on the return of Eliot Spitzer.

  • Former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer is mobbed by reporters while attempting to collect signatures to run for comptroller of New York City.

    The details of Spitzer's previously opaque financial life were revealed in copies of his tax returns from the past two years provided to The New York Times on Wednesday.

  • Busted: A high class hooker ring

    Investigators are digging to track all the money in the investigation into a New York couple accused of running an international prostitution and money-laundering operation. CNBC's Andrea Day offers insight.

  • NYC pension fund reaps 12.3% return

    John Liu, New York City comptroller, discusses the fund's record setting performance and Eliot Spitzer's run for comptroller.

  • Spitzer takes lead among women

    Recent polls show Eliot Spitzer may be back in New York politics, and its women who are leading the votes. Mickey Carroll, Quinnipiac University Polling; and Kellyanne Conway, The Polling Company, discuss whether it surprises them Spitzer has so much female support.

  • Former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer is mobbed by reporters while attempting to collect signatures to run for comptroller of New York City.

    Here comes Wall Street: Former AIG CEO Hank Greenberg is suing Eliot Spitzer for defamation.