The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal filed by businesses affected by a moratorium on deep sea drilling that the government imposed in May 2010.
Pot-related businesses keep springing up, and one of them is WeedMaps.com, which could be called the Yelp of the medical marijuana business.
Royal Bank of Scotland will pay $100 million to resolve U.S. probes into whether the bank violated U.S. sanctions laws against Iran, Sudan, Burma and Cuba.
The Volcker Rule could have unforeseen consequences, but it's needed to protect the economy, the outgoing CFTC commissioner told CNBC before his vote.
A budget deal aimed at avoiding a U.S. government shutdown on Jan. 15 could emerge in Congress on Tuesday, aides said on Monday.
Here's why SEC commissioner Michael Piwowar plans to vote against the Volcker Rule.
HSBC has sounded out investors about a flotation of its U.K. arm, in a move that would realize value from its high street banking business.
A former SAC Capital Advisors trader wants to cite in court some 2012 testimony given by the hedge fund's founder Steven Cohen, claiming it rebuts the government's case.
A "tougher" Volcker rule takes aim at executives, should the firms have lapses in oversight, according to people familiar with the matter.
The SEC has commenced an investigation into Barnes & Noble's accounting, pushing shares of the bookstore chain sharply lower.
A US judge is considering an alternative that could result in Bank of America paying much less than the $863.6 million the government is seeking.
Three Wall Street trade groups sued the Commodities Futures Trading Commission to stop tough overseas trading guidelines they fear.
The New York City Council on Wednesday held a hearing to debate banning e-cigarettes from public places.
The US plans to bring civil mortgage fraud cases against several financial institutions early in 2014, Attorney General Eric Holder said on Wednesday.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday heard arguments about a man lost his frequent flier status because the airline said he "abused the program."
Wall Street banks get clarity about a ban on betting with their own money next week when the CFTC meets to vote on the so called Volcker rule.
The US unemployment rate could fall early next year as cuts throws more than a million long-term unemployed Americans off the benefit rolls.
US regulators are "optimistic" that they will be able to vote before the end of the year on a final Volcker rule to ban proprietary trading by banks.
A former Goldman Sachs trader who pleaded guilty to fraudulently building a futures trade should repay $118 million to his former employer, U.S. prosecutors said.
U.S. court upheld a ban on political ads on public television and radio stations, rejecting an argument it violates the First Amendment.