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In the wake of the GM recall, proposed legislation would require automakers to submit any reports that first alert them to a fatal accident.
Virtu Financial, a high-frequency trading company, has delayed a planned US initial public offering amid scrutiny over the business of fast trading.
Recent strength in the euro bears a worrying similarity to the bubble-like conditions seen before 2008, a currency strategist tells CNBC.
Talk about a tempestuous affair. It looks like investors are again falling for stocks that they scorned just days ago.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell last week on lower refinancing demand, an industry group said on Wednesday.
Traders are hoping for a spring thaw, and private payroll data should offer clues as to whether the rally can continue.
Oil prices may stage a modest recovery, lifted by data pointing to a pickup in economic activity in the U.S., according to a CNBC survey.
U.S. retail investors are scooping up newly launched platinum coins, as metals prices outperformed bullion, a long-time favorite among collectors.
Despite its recent troubles, General Motors could see robust growth in the next few years, Sterne Agee's Mike Ward says.
President Obama on Tuesday announced that 7.1 million people had enrolled in insurance plans sold on government-run exchanges by the sign-up deadline.
If these signals are any indication, it may be time for caution. Jim Cramer explains.
What a difference a few months can make. After being one of the most shunned asset classes last year, emerging markets are fast winning back investors' love.
Charles H. Keating Jr., the notorious financier who served prison time and was disgraced for his role in the costliest savings and loan failure of the 1980s, has died. He was 90.
"Flash Boys" author Michael Lewis, takes on the topic of high-frequency trading and explains why he believes the stock market is "rigged."
Samsung began its opening argument on Tuesday, saying that Apple's patents aren't nearly as broad or important as the company claims.
Millionaire businessman Kevin O'Leary praised Apple's copyright infringement lawsuit against rival Samsung, saying "business is war."
Excerpts from an energetic CNBC live debate that distracted traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. BATS Global Markets president William O'Brien accuses "Flash Boys" author Michael Lewis and IEX's Brad Katsuyama of using fear about high-frequency trading to promote Katsuyama's exchange.
We asked some of Wall Street's best and brightest which investments they'd be foolish not to own.
Women today work harder and earn more than their mothers did, but men still play a more important role in economic mobility, a new Pew study says.
General Motors has hired a disaster response expert who previously assisted with compensation issues related to 9/11 and the Boston Marathon.