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Rajat Gupta vigorously denies the insider trading charges the SEC lodged against him, calling them “totally baseless.”
McKinsey & Co is reeling from the revelation that the Securities and Exchange Commission believes one of its most high-flying alumni gave corporate secrets to a hedge fund manager who is now accused of being at the center of a large and complex insider trading scheme.
Rajat Gupta may be the most important businessman ever charged with a serious violation of securities laws.
The Securities and Exchange Commission's charges against ex-Goldman Sachs board member Rajat Gupta on insider trading is yet another blow to investor confidence, Matthew Halbower, CEO and chief investment officer of hedge fund Pentwater Capital Management, told CNBC Tuesday.
The SEC is accusing former Goldman Sachs board member Rajat Gupta with illegally giving Galleon hedge fund founder Raj Rajaratnam advance notice of Berkshire Hathaway's $5 billion dollar investment in Goldman at the height of the credit crisis.
The insider trader charges against Rajat Gupta raise the question: if he leaked to Raj Rajaratnam about the Goldman-Berkshire Hathaway deal, what else might he have leaked?
The insider trading charges against a Goldman Sachs board member filed today by the Securities and Exchange Commission have been a long time in coming.
A former executive assistant at Disney who schemed with her boyfriend to sell secrets about the company's finances has been sentenced to four months of home confinement.
Hedge fund managers are hiring security firms to sweep their offices and homes for listening devices, security experts say, in reaction to the US government’s insider trading investigations. The FT reports.
The SEC has chosen a former Altria and AOL executive to head its new Whistleblower Office, the commission said Friday. Sean McKessy will wield the new power given to the SEC under the Dodd-Frank law passed last year.
Whistleblowers who expose fraud, corruption and other kinds of wrongdoing can be deeply religious people, whose faith gives them an identity outside their corporate life.
So the government has killed Level Global Investors LP.
Sometimes it just feels like God is conspiring with nature to arrange the events of the world in such a way to make Bess Levin the perfect chronicler of our times.
With new whistleblower rules coming to Wall Street, the industry's lobbyists have mounted a furious behind-the-scenes effort to constrain the reach of the new protections.
Two men, including a Wall Street veteran and a Minnesota trader who went undercover, explain how they worked with the IRS and FBI to expose tax fraud.
This is the story of the most successful—and least known—whistleblower operation of all time. Four men who have made a vast fortune blowing the whistle on the drug industry, forcing Big Pharma to pay the federal government over a billion dollars in settlements.
ETFs have emerged as a possible mechanism for maximizing gains in one stock while potentially masking trading patterns, people familiar with the matter told the FT.
Bradley Birkenfeld once lived the high life as secret Swiss banker at UBS in Geneva. Then he delivered some of the world’s best-kept secrets to the US government, expecting a great reward. And now he sits in federal prison in Pennsylvania.