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  • NEW YORK, Nov 6- A near century-old statute that gives New York state prosecutors unusually broad authority to prosecute securities fraud could prove a powerful weapon as Attorney General Eric Schneiderman probes Exxon Mobil Corp over whether the oil firm mislead the public and shareholders about the perils of climate change. The 1921 Martin Act, a...

  • Why Eliot Spitzer wants to track analysts' ratings Friday, 24 Jul 2015 | 6:52 PM ET
    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 Friday, 24 Jul 2015 | 4:50 PM ET
    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.

  • Why are sell-side stock market analysts so wrong? Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 9:06 AM ET
    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 Thursday, 12 Sep 2013 | 4:20 PM ET
    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 Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 | 7:25 PM ET
    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 Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 4:54 PM ET
    Ken Langone's final thoughts

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

  • With tax returns, Spitzer sheds light on finances Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 2:10 PM ET
    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: High-class hooker ring Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 1:51 PM ET
    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 Thursday, 18 Jul 2013 | 7:42 AM ET
    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 Tuesday, 16 Jul 2013 | 4:37 PM ET
    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.

  • Hank Greenberg sues Eliot Spitzer for defamation Friday, 12 Jul 2013 | 9:15 PM ET
    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.

  • Former AIG CEO Greenberg sues Spitzer Friday, 12 Jul 2013 | 7:25 PM ET
    Former AIG CEO Greenberg sues Spitzer

    Netflix has more than 36 million streaming customers, and former AIG CEO Hank Greenberg has filed suit against Eliot Spitzer. CNBC's Seema Mody has all the details.

  • Ex-'Madam' Shares Her Finance Background Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 7:52 PM ET
    Kristin Davis: My Background is Finance

    CNBC's Brian Sullivan speaks to Kristin Davis, NYC Comptroller candidate, about Spitzer's request for redemption, and her background in finance.

  • Is Spitzer Bad News for Wall Street? Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 4:20 PM ET
    Is Spitzer Bad News for Wall Street?

    Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance; and Elizabeth Holtzman, Former NYC Comptroller discuss Eliot Spitzer's campaign for NYC Comptroller.

  • Eliot Spitzer Ready to Get Back Into Politics Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 8:32 AM ET
    Eliot Spitzer Ready to Jump Back Into Politics

    Former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer discusses his run for New York City comptroller and whether the public can trust him.

  • Spitzer to New York City: Trust Me... Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 6:53 AM ET
    Former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer is mobbed by reporters while attempting to collect signatures to run for comptroller of New York City.

    The prostitution scandal that drove him from office will not weigh heavily on voters, Eliot Spitzer tells CNBC. He says voters will come to embrace his knowledge and experience.

  • Stringer: 'Spitzer Will Try to Buy This Office' Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 4:23 PM ET
    Stringer: 'Spitzer Will Try to Buy This Office'

    Democratic candidate for New York City comptroller, Scott Stringer, discusses his campaign strategy with Bill Griffith and Kelly Evans. He feels it is a great opportunity to talk about issues facing New Yorkers.

  • Power Rundown: Largest & Fastest Yacht Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 1:45 PM ET
    Power Rundown: Largest & Fastest Yacht

    Former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer is running for New York Comptroller, and the world's largest yacht at 590 feet is now also the fastest. CNBC's Robert Frank and John Carney, discuss.

  • Spitzer's 'Madam': I'm Running Against You, Eliot Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 11:19 AM ET
    Eliot Spitzer and ex-madam Kristin Davis.

    Eliot Spitzer may think the past is in the past as he makes another run for public office, this time for New York City Comptroller, but his alleged madam Kristin Davis disagrees.