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NEW YORK, July 8- Wall Street's self-regulator said on Tuesday it is conducting examinations of 10 firms to ensure they are in compliance with regulations requiring that investors receive the best execution for their stock orders.
*Alcoa to report after market close, revenue seen down. NEW YORK, July 8- U.S. stocks fell for a second day in a broad decline on Tuesday as investors held off from making big bets going into the start of corporate earnings season.
Two other major French banks, Credit Agricole and Societe Generale, Germany's Deutsche Bank AG, and Banamex USA, the U.S. arm of Citigroup Inc's Mexican banking group Banamex, are among those being investigated for possible money laundering or sanctions violations, according to people familiar with the matter and public disclosures.
Stocks started the second half of 2014 with healthy gains, and while many analysts expect further advances, the trip higher won't be without hurdles.
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NEW YORK, June 26- Wickr, a startup founded by privacy advocates, said it has raised $30 million from investors including CME Group Inc to help develop self-destructing messaging technology for use by financial services firms and gaming companies.
*Oracle slides, CarMax soars after results. NEW YORK, June 20- U.S. stocks rose on Friday, driving the Dow and the S&P 500 to close at record highs as the shares of 330 companies hit 52- week highs on the New York Stock Exchange.
Oracle slumps, Carmax surges after results. NEW YORK, June 20- U.S. stocks rose on Friday, pushing the Dow and the S&P 500 to record levels and setting the benchmark index up to score its fourth weekly advance over the past five.
NEW YORK, June 19- The S&P 500 ended at another record high on Thursday, extending gains for a fifth day on investors' optimism that the Federal Reserve will keep interest rates low for a long period of time.
NEW YORK, June 18- Institutional investors including BlackRock Inc and Allianz SE's Pimco on Wednesday sued six of the largest bond trustees, accusing them of failing to properly oversee more than $2 trillion in mortgage-backed securities issued in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis.
NEW YORK, June 18- The high levels of cash that TD Ameritrade customers have been keeping in their brokerage accounts since the 2008-2009 financial collapse is on the decline, a sign of growing confidence in the U.S. stock market, company executives said at Reuters Wealth Management Summit on Wednesday.
Nine stocks in the S&P 500, including Charles Schwab and Staples have lagged the market each of the past five summers. USA Today reports.
*Oil falls; Obama considers military options in Iraq. E* Trade Financial was the S&P 500' s top gainer, up 7.7 percent at $22, while Charles Schwab Corp climbed 5.5 percent to $27.30.
*Iraq violence remains in focus; oil dips. NEW YORK, June 17- U.S. stocks rose modestly on Tuesday afternoon, recovering from morning declines though investors kept watching the turmoil in Iraq as the Federal Reserve began a two-day policy meeting.
Here's one for the Freaky Friday files: Priceline announced it's buying OpenTable as four new IPOs come to market.
NEW YORK, June 10- BlackRock Inc, the largest U.S. provider of exchange-traded funds, is expanding its lineup of low-cost ETFs with 10 equity and fixed-income funds that focus on areas such as dividend growth and value, and add exposures such as European and Pacific region stocks.
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NEW YORK, June 5- European central bankers boosted world markets on Thursday by rolling out sub-zero interest rates and other anti-deflation measures that lifted the euro, U.S. The euro, a common currency used by 18 countries that a month ago traded at a hair under $1.40, initially sank on news of the European Central Bank's program.
*Fed buys $2.51 bln notes due 2022-2024. NEW YORK, June 5- U.S. Treasuries prices gained on Thursday after the European Central Bank cut interest rates to record lows and announced new measures meant to help stimulate the region's economy.
NEW YORK, June 5- Do not be surprised if U.S. Treasury yields fall in coming days after the European Central Bank cut short-term interest rates to near zero on Thursday. The U.S. benchmark 10- year Treasury note's yield fell to 2.40 percent last week, a level not seen since last June, in part because of Europe.