Ralph Janvey has spent years searching for billions lost in the Stanford Ponzi scheme. CNBC's Scott Cohn sits down with him in an exclusive interview.» Read More
According to the charges, Hixon, who worked in Evercore's mining and metals group, allegedly arranged trades in shares of Evercore as well as two other companies: Westway Group, which merged last year with EQT Infrastructure II, and Titanium Metals Corp, which was purchased last year by Precision Castparts Corp.
NEW YORK, Feb 21- A former senior managing director at Evercore Group was charged on Friday with securities fraud and other violations for setting up trades in accounts held by an ex-girlfriend and a close relative based on secret information he collected at work, according to a court filing.
A draft agreement has been signed by Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych. CNBC's Jim Maceda reviews details of the agreement.
NBC's Jim Maceda reports Ukraine's government has reached a tentative agreement to end the recent crisis that has brought days of violence to Kiev.
Ukraine President Yanukovych has the power to murder people but he can't keep them off the streets, says John Herbst, former US Ambassador to Ukraine, sharing his perspective on the recent clashes between anti-government protester and police in the Ukraine. I think Russia's Putin wants Yanukovych to restore order by any means possible, says Herbst.
Ukraine's government says a tentative resolution to the recent crisis has been reached, reports NBC's Jim Maceda, with the latest details.
NBC's Jim Maceda reports on worsening conditions in Kiev, Ukraine. The EU has imposed sanctions against Ukrainian officials.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan reports the European Union has approved sanctions against Ukraine officials. Neil Buckley, Financial Times, Eastern European editor, provides insight into today's resurgence of violence in Kiev, Ukraine.
The U.S. government is warning of a shoe bomber plot on flights from overseas to the United States. NBC News' Pete Williams reports officials say there is no indication of a specific plot.
Dana Giacchetto, a former money manager whose extensive fraud was a subject of CNBC's "American Greed," is back to his old tricks.
The situation in Ukraine is "very serious," says William Taylor, United States Institute for Peace, sharing his thoughts on the political and global repercussions of the recent violence of anti-government protesters in Ukraine.
NBC News Correspondent Richard Engel, reports violent clashes in Ukraine have left at least 28 dead and 450 injured.
At this point it's hard to put the genie back into the bottle, says Jeffrey Mankoff, CSIS Russia & Eurasia program, sharing his thoughts on the political and global repercussions of the recent violence of anti-government protesters in Ukraine. There is an East/West dynamic that has broken out, explains Mankoff.
The situation in Kiev has taken a turn for the worse after violent clashes between anti-government protesters and police have left as many as 28 dead and 450 injured, reports NBC News Correspondent Ayman Mohyeldin.
28-year-old former quantitative analyst has been accused of stealing information about the algorithmic trading models where he worked.
Alex Kliment, Eurasia Group, and CNBC's Jeff Cox discuss how violence in Europe may impact the U.S. markets. Cox says violence in the Ukraine is a concern for the energy space.
Rising violence and deadly protests in Kiev, Ukraine raises concern for President Obama. CNBC's John Harwood reports.
President Obama warns of consequences over continued Ukrainian violence and holds the Ukrainian government responsible for dealing with peaceful protesters in an appropriate way.
Adrian Karatnycky, Atlantic Council senior fellow, explains why Ukrainians have turned on Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych.
CNBC's Brain Sullivan reports Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych has replaced the head of the army. Neil Buckley, Financial Times, Eastern Europe editor, provides insight on the Ukrainian uprising.
Aubrey Lee Price, a former bank director wanted by the FBI in connection with a multi-million dollar investment scheme was arrested during a traffic stop by the Glynn County Sheriff’s department on Dec. 31st in Brunswick, Ga. Price allegedly faked his own death by disappearing off a Key West ferry in 2012. Although Florida issued a death certificate, the FBI suspected Price was still alive.
Eric Bartoli was arrested Dec. 11 in Peru. He he been on the run for almost a decade, wanted for his alleged involvement in stealing millions from investors in the U.S. and Latin America.
The accused mastermind of a $65 million scam featured on "American Greed: The Fugitives" has been apprehended by authorities.