Bear Stearns Companies Inc


  • With volatility and geopolitical risks picking up this summer, some in the financial markets are questioning whether to put vacation plans on hold.

  • Shoeshine masters: buffing Dimon's Ferragamos Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 10:00 AM ET
    In-house shoeshine service on Wall Street has proven resilient, surviving the rise of technology and even the 2008 financial crisis, which snuffed out many of its quirks.

    The culture of the shoeshine has taken a factorylike approach, but some Manhattan parlors have attracted Wall Street bankers who crave a more personal experience.

  • Hiring the well-connected: It's just good business Tuesday, 20 Aug 2013 | 11:26 AM ET
    Stephen Schwarzman, chairman and chief executive officer of Blackstone Group LP and Bill Clinton, former US President and founder of the Clinton Foundation.

    The investigation into whether JPMorgan Chase hired the children of powerful Chinese officials to help the bank win business is sending shudders through Wall Street.

  • JPM's Win in Fraud Case May Be Victory for Other Banks Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 2:52 PM ET
    JP Morgan headquarters on Park Avenue in New York.

    JPMorgan Chase won a court victory today that may have saved it $769 million dollars.

  • JPMorgan, Credit Suisse Pay $400 Million in Mortgage Case

    The Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday charged JPMorgan and Credit Suisse with misleading investors over mortgage-backed securities, and the firms agreed to pay more than $400 million in combined settlements, according to a press release.

  • NY AG Sues JPMorgan Over Bear Stearns   Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 1:10 PM ET
    NY AG Sues JPMorgan Over Bear Stearns

    CNBC's Scott Cohn and Eric Schneiderman, attorney general of New York, discuss which Wall Street firms are bracing themselves for a possible lawsuit from the New York attorney general.

  • NY AG Files Suit Against JPMorgan   Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 7:02 AM ET
    NY AG Files Suit Against JPMorgan

    CNBC's Scott Cohn reports New York's attorney general's office filed a civil lawsuit against JPMorgan over mortgage-backed securities packaged and sold by Bear Stearns.

  • NY Attorney General Sues JPMorgan   Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 5:53 PM ET
    NY Attorney General Sues JPMorgan

    New York State Attorney General's office is moving to sue JPMorgan over claims that Bear Stearns had packaged loans and misrepresented the quality of those loans before the financial crisis.