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The final terms of Goldman Sachs' settlement with the SEC were hashed out over the telephone. On one end, Gregory K. Palm, Goldman’s general counsel. On the other end, the S.E.C.’s director of enforcement, Robert Khuzami.
Several Wall Street firms are looking to expand their asset-backed trading. UBS has added 350 new traders and salespeople over the last 12 months; Morgan Stanley has hired 250 people in new fixed income and is expected to hire 200 more.
Jeffrey Mayer, head of the fixed-income division of UBS, has been named Deutsche Bank's head of global markets in North America, according to an internal Deutsche memorandum reviewed by CNBC.
After the bell the Fast Money traders pored over results from Alcoa, in an attempt to game the stock and project trends going forward. What must you know?
Investors are concerned about a range of issues, from Europe's burdensome debt to stricter US regulations. As a result, inexpensive stocks are now even cheaper. Here are 10 US stocks that trade at massive discounts to the broader equity market and their peer groups.
Today's six stocks worth watching.
Once dominant, and then dormant, commercial real estate loans are beginning to show signs of life on the trading floor after a two-year slump. The NYT reports.
Plus, get Cramer’s latest on US financial reform.
Strong enforcement presence in the CDO markets is a critical priority of government regulators, Robert Khuzami, the Securities and Exchange Commission’s director of enforcement told CNBC Tuesday.
If a certain Arkansas senator gets her way, you might want to consider buying a couple of European financials.
The little-known reason why BP will likely continue to pay dividends.
New chatter suggests Disney may be looking to jettison ABC. Should you trade the speculation?
Plus, more on the banks, financial regulation and the importance of being prudent.
Cramer picks the biggest losers and winners of financial reform.
Hint: Not US banks. Plus, who should GM pay back first?
Massachusetts Secretary of State William Galvins sent a letter to 10 major banks on Friday concerning their exposure to municipal credit default swaps linked to bonds issued by the state's cities and towns.
U.S. and European banks are both lower, for three reasons. With the exception of gold and gold stocks, commodity stocks are down 2-3 percent as energy and base metals weaken with the Euro falling below $1.25 today. And credit-card companies have their own troubles.
Financials sold-off on Thursday after reports suggested more criminal probes were ahead for Wall Street firms. Should you hold your breath and buy the weakness?
Investors are taking advantage of new highs in gold prices by taking profits in gold options.
Following are moves you might have missed. Find out why shares of Aflac and Home Depot popped while BP and Dean Foods dropped.