NEW YORK, July 3- Aetna Inc's $37 billion deal to buy smaller health insurer Humana Inc will face rigorous scrutiny from U.S. regulators, which antitrust experts said could also make other large-scale mergers in the sector more difficult. The deal follows weeks of intense discussions about potential combinations among the five biggest U.S. health insurers:...» Read More
China's insurance regulator, in draft regulations soliciting public comment, is moving to curb fundraising by insurers, requiring that they seek regulatory approval first, state media said on Tuesday.
Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson unveiled his proposal for a new regulatory system for the financial markets. CNBC asked the experts to weigh in.
Attorneys for former Enron CEO Jeffrey Skilling will argue Wednesday that his 2006 conviction should be overturned because of “shocking” and “egregious” misconduct by prosecutors.
Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson announced the biggest overhaul of financial regulation since the Great Depression. But the sweeping plan is already drawing intense criticism.
The Bush administration's plan to overhaul financial regulation, as outlined in a summary obtained by The Associated Press.
The Bush administration is proposing the biggest overhaul of financial regulation since the Great Depression. The sweeping plan is already drawing intense criticism -- a debate unlikely to be settled until a new president takes office.
The Treasury Department will propose on Monday that Congress give the Federal Reserve broad new authority to oversee financial markets, which would be the largest financial regulatory overhaul in decades.
The Bush Administration's plan to dramatically overhaul financial regulations -- which will be announced Monday -- is already raising questions as to whether it will give too much power to the Federal Reserve.
U.S. regulators on Thursday said they are probing a possible connection between Merck's Singulair asthma drug and suicidal behavior.
Britain's financial watchdog will boost its supervision of top banks after admitting on Wednesday that its supervision of Northern Rock was unacceptable and failed to highlight the mortgage lender's vulnerability.
A federal grand jury and the Securities and Exchange Commission have been investigating the anti-money laundering practices of Fidelity Investments, according to a report in the Boston Business Journal.
Scientists advising the Food and Drug Administration said anemia drugs sold by Amgen and Johnson & Johnson should be allowed to stay on the market for chemotherapy patients.
With the resignation of Eliot Spitzer, Lt. Governor David A. Paterson will become New York's first African-American governor and the first-ever legally blind governor in U.S. history.
If Eliot Spitzer resigns, he would be succeeded by Lt. Governor David A. Paterson, who would become New York's first African-American governor and the first who is legally blind.
He’s been the merger’s staunchest opponent. Now the Democrat from Texas explains his position to Cramer.
U.S. regulators have rejected a long-acting injectable form of Eli Lilly and Co's blockbuster schizophrenia drug Zyprexa, the company said Thursday, sending its shares down almost 2 percent.
The Mad Money host calls out the members of Congress who are blocking the XM-Sirius merger from going through.
The head of the organization that insures the nation's commercial banks says there's a need for more transparency in reporting the fortunes and misfortunes of the home mortgage market.
Brewers Anheuser-Busch and Miller Brewing said on Wednesday that several U.S. state Attorneys General have demanded information on how they market and sell caffeinated alcoholic drinks.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday made it harder for consumers to sue manufacturers of federally approved medical devices.