• Options Action: About-Face for Facebook  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 4:50 PM ET

    Brian Stutland, Stutland Volatility Group, explains whether he thinks Facebook will continue to move higher.

  • BOSTON, Oct 26- Massachusetts fined Citigroup $2 million to settle charges that two bank analysts improperly released confidential information about Facebook's financials before the technology company went public. Citi said its top Internet analyst, Mark Mahaney, who was involved in the Facebook matter, is no longer at the company.

  • Oct 26- Interpublic Group of Cos, home to advertising agencies McCann Erickson and Draftfcb, missed revenue estimates for the second quarter in a row, with the company warning that growth will slow further this year as clients hold back on spending. Interpublic shares fell 5 percent in late morning trade to $10.04 on the New York Stock Exchange.

  • NY man who sued Facebook faces criminal charges Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 3:21 PM ET

    Oct 26- A New York businessman faces criminal charges of trying to defraud Facebook Inc and its chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, by claiming that he was promised a share in the social-media company, federal prosecutors said.

  • Mass. Regulator's Office Probing JPM, GS & MS  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 2:42 PM ET

    Massachusetts' State Secretary William F. Galvin, who earlier disclosed a settlement with Citigroup over violations relating to the bank's research analysts - including their involvement in the Facebook IPO - is also targeting Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • Morgan Stanley, Other Banks Probed Over Facebook IPO Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 2:26 PM ET

    Massachusetts officials say they have unearthed violations committed by Citigroup’s research department surrounding Facebook’s IPO and its coverage of Google — the results of which have cost two Citi analysts their jobs.

  • Federal Agents Arrest Paul Ceglia  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 2:13 PM ET

    Federal agents have arrested Paul Ceglia, the man who sued Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • Citi fires analyst, pays fine over Facebook leak Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 2:06 PM ET

    NEW YORK-- The young Citigroup analyst was researching Facebook before it went public. Friday, Massachusetts' top securities regulator dragged the incident into the spotlight, slapping Citigroup with a consent order and charging the bank $2 million for failing to oversee its employee.

  • Citi fined $2 mln by Massachusetts over Facebook IPO Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 1:44 PM ET

    BOSTON, Oct 26- Massachusetts top securities regulator said on Friday that his office fined a Citigroup Inc unit $2 million after research analysts improperly disclosed confidential information about Facebook Inc's initial public offering.

  • FBI Arrests Man Who Claimed 50% Stake in Facebook Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 12:38 PM ET

    Federal agents arrested the Paul Ceglia, the man who claimed he is the rightful owner of half of the Facebook empire, Friday.

  • Oct 26- Interpublic Group of Cos, home to advertising agencies McCann Erickson and Draftfcb, reported a fall in revenue on lower spending by customers and some account losses in 2011..

  • Second Facebook Unlock Looms  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 11:17 AM ET

    Victor Anthony, Topeka Capital Markets analyst, weighs in on whether Facebook's stock will drop when current and former employees of the social network will be able to sell their shares.

  • Interpublic revenue falls on slow customer spending Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 11:09 AM ET

    Oct 26- Interpublic Group of Cos, home to advertising agencies McCann Erickson and Draftfcb, reported a fall in revenue on lower spending by customers and some account losses in 2011..

  • Citigroup is fined $2 million over Facebook IPO Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 10:58 AM ET

    BOSTON-- The top securities regulator in Massachusetts has fined Citigroup $2 million for failing to supervise analysts who improperly disclosed confidential information about Facebook's initial public offering.

  • Federal Agents Arrest Man Who Sued Zuckerberg  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 10:38 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports Paul Ceglia, the man who sued Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, has been arrested by federal agents.

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  • Does Indian anti-graft crusader have solutions? Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 9:36 AM ET

    NEW DELHI-- Since launching his own political party this month, a fiery former tax officer has become the bane of some of India's most powerful politicians, publicly accusing them _ by name _ of corruption. He has accused Congress party chief Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law of making millions off shady real estate deals.

  • Will Facebook Employees Line Up to Cash Out? Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 6:38 AM ET

    On Monday, Facebook staffers have the opportunity to unwind their stake in the social media giant.

  • Upturn in Investment Cycle  Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 7:10 PM ET

    Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist, AMP Capital Investors says that we are still in the upturn phase of the investment cycle and that share valuations look fair.

  • Why It's Harder to Game Positive Online Reviews Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 1:48 PM ET

    Yelp recently launched a new "Consumer Alert" system that clamps down on fraudulent reviews. How authentic are all those comments and likes?