Crime Insider Trading


  • People wait in line in the morning at a Dunkin' Donuts chain restaurant in New York City.

    When the FBI is ready to make you a snitch, they pounce quickly. And it just may be worse than prison.

  • Bernard Kerik

    Former NYPD chief Bernard Kerik says going to prison is like "dying with your eyes open" and the criminal-justice system is in urgent need of reform.

  • Joe Nacchio, former CEO of Qwest Communications International

    The US criminal-justice system is in desperate need of reform, says ex-Qwest CEO Joe Nacchio, who is now out of prison.

  • Dennis Kozlowski

    Here's why you should fear going to white-collar prison. Turney Duff finds out it's no "Club Fed."

  • Michael Kimelman, co-founder of Incremental Capital, leaves federal court after being sentenced in New York, Oct. 12, 2011.

    Mike Kimelman, who went to prison for insider trading, tells ex-Galleon guy Turney Duff about the fear of going to prison—and how it changes you.

  • New insider trading rules

    Stephen Fishbein of Sherman & Sterling, and Steven Feldman of Murphy & McGonigle, discuss the case over a Federal appeals court opting not to re-hear a crucial insider trading case.

  • Insider trading... what is it exactly?

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports on a second circuit court ruling on the interpretation of insider trading.

  • Insider selling surges

    CNBC's Dominic Chu provides insight to research on the amount of insider selling versus buying.

  • Mark Cuban takes stand on insider trading

    Mark Cuban is weighing in on the contentious insider trading case of former hedge fund managers Todd Newman and Anthony Chiasson, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • A former director of sales for U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm pleaded guilty in San Diego on Thursday to insider trading, officials said.

  • Anthony Chiasson, co-founder of Level Global Investors LP, exits federal court following a sentencing hearing in New York, May 13, 2013.

    Despite new rules that favor defendants, the government has probably not played its last card on insider trading, says this hedge-fund lawyer.

  • The Securities and Exchange Commission in Washington.

    The Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday charged a former Barclays analyst and three others linked to an insider trading ring.

  • Elliot Spitzer

    "I think it is time for a statutory definition of insider trading," Eliot Spitzer says. "Establish a bright line and live by it."

  • Energy insider buying

    Discussing unusual and aggressive buying in some energy names, with David Miller, Catalyst Funds senior portfolio manager.

  • NYT's Stewart: Time for market integrity

    James Stewart, The New York Times, is calling for clear-cut insider trading laws. Stewart says appeals courts and prosecutors are one step away from open warfare and it's time to sweep the courts aside and institute a statute.

  • judge holding gavel, Gavel

    A judge said he's leaning toward tossing out guilty pleas in an insider-trading case, the latest fallout from a court ruling criticizing prosecutors' tactics.

  • Trade in 2015, not this Christmas

    Steven Englander, global head of G10 FX strategy at Citi, echoes his company's warning to investors about getting into trades during this December.

  • U.S. prosecutors faced widening fallout from the insider trading decision as some existing cases threatened to unravel.

  • SEC's White: 'Narrow view of insider trading law'

    SEC chair Mary Jo White addressed overturned insider trading laws at The New York Times' DealBook Conference, Details, with CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • File photo: Todd Newman (center) leaving court with his attorney last year.

    After two insider-trading convictions were overturned, one trader said: "It’s a lot easier to cheat when you know what the rules are."