A former Goldman Sachs board member on Wednesday surrendered to federal authorities to face criminal charges stemming from a massive hedge fund insider trading case.
CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details on two Treasury officials questioned in a hearing led by House Republicans.
CNBC's Scott Cohn and Bertha Coombs have the details on Raj Rajaratnam's longest ever sentence for inside trading.
CNBC's Scott Cohn has the details on the sentencing for Raj Rajaratnam happening today. The government sentencing memo says Rajaratnam is the modern face for illegal insider trading.
Another week, another pension fund filing a lawsuit over execution of currency trades. Here's what it means for you.
My daughter is graduating college this year. She's decided she wants to apply to law school. At first I thought, "Do we really need another lawyer in the world?" It's so easy to disparage attorneys...until you need one.
When Procter & Gamble challenged Christy Prunier's name Willa for a line of skin care products for preteenagers, Prunier chose to fight. The case goes to court next month, the New York Times reports.
Bank of America’s potential liability for bad mortgages — in the tens of billions of dollars — is well known. But Bank of America is haunted by other demons from the financial crisis, the most significant one being a lawsuit arising from its troubled Merrill Lynch acquisition, the New York Times reports.
The sentencing of former hedge-fund mogul Raj Rajaratnam has been delayed two weeks to October 13.
In testimony obtained by CNBC, a former attorney for the SEC denied that he had a conflict in his handling of the Bernard Madoff case, despite allegations by the agency's Inspector General that have been referred to the Justice Department for possible criminal prosecution.
As his former colleagues at the International Monetary Fund gather this week, the scandal surrounding Dominique Strauss-Kahn will be a specter in the background.
The former IMF chief admitted to a “moral failing” but denied he had sexually assaulted a New York hotel maid in a widely-anticipated interview on French television.
The tables may be turned on one former SEC official. He may soon be investigated by the Justice Department for a potential conflict in the Madoff case: He was responsible for the agency's proposal for victim compensation even though he had a financial interest in the outcome.
CNBC's Jane Wells has an update on the legal battle between sugar and corn.
Regulators are nearing a settlement with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac over whether the mortgage finance giants adequately disclosed their exposure to risky subprime loans, bringing to a close a three-year investigation. The New York Times reports.
Nearly five years after being sent to prison for his role in the most notorious corporate collapse of all time, former Enron CEO Jeffrey Skilling is taking his case back to the Supreme Court.
In "The Arrogance Cycle", Farr says he provides what every investor needs to know to protect his or her assets from the next big financial bubble.
Regulators are questioning major U.S. banks about capital raising plans and BofA announces they plan to make at least 3,500 layoffs beginning tomorrow, with CNBC's Kate Kelly and Steve Liesman.
The news that the federal government is suing 17 of the biggest banks in the world for hundreds of billions of dollars no doubt has many people wondering what was the point of bailing them out with hundreds of billions of dollars.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn returned home to France on Sunday, for the first time since attempted rape accusations by a New York hotel maid unleashed an international scandal that dashed the former International Monetary Fund chief's chances for the French presidency.