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  • BEIJING, May 23- A top official at China's banking regulator is being investigated for suspected disciplinary violations, the country's top anti-graft body said, broadening the country's anti-corruption drive to include more financial supervisors. Yang's investigation brings the country's banking regulator squarely in the crosshairs of China's...

  • In recent years, the fund has been used to overhaul the SEC's information technology, including upgrades to the filing system for public companies and initiatives to help police fraud and track equities trading patterns. Congress does decide the SEC's $1.6 billion budget, but it is deficit neutral because the fees it collects from Wall Street firms are...

  • For its annual study of CEO pay, The Associated Press used data provided by Equilar, an executive data firm. Equilar examined the regulatory filings detailing the pay packages of 346 executives. Equilar looked at companies in the Standard& Poor's 500 index that filed proxy statements with federal regulators between Jan. 1 and May 1, 2017.

  • HONG KONG— Hong Kong police launched a fresh crackdown Tuesday on Uber, arresting 21 drivers suspected of working for the ride-hailing giant in the Asian financial center. It's the latest regulatory headache for Uber, which already is fighting a similar case in Hong Kong. The San Francisco- based tech company said it has a ridesharing insurance policy that...

  • In recent years, the fund has been used to overhaul the SEC's information technology, including upgrades to the filing system for public companies and initiatives to help police fraud and track equities trading patterns. Congress does decide the SEC's $1.6 billion budget, but it is deficit neutral because the fees it collects from Wall Street firms are...

  • *U.S. may challenge top beef exporter Brazil in China. CHICAGO, May 19- Talks on restarting U.S. beef exports to China are moving fast and final details should be in place by early June, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said on Friday, allowing American farmers to vie for business that has been lost by rival Brazil. As part of a trade deal, U.S. ranchers are set to face...

  • NEW YORK, May 22- U.S. The U.S. Treasury Department planned to sell a combined sum of $88 billion in two-year, five-year and seven-year debt ahead of the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Corporations were also tapping investors for cash with bankers expecting $35 billion in investment-grade deals this week, according to IFR, a Thomson Reuters unit.

  • NEW YORK, May 22- U.S. The U.S. Treasury Department planned to sell a combined sum of $88 billion in two-year, five-year and seven-year debt ahead of the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Corporations were also tapping investors for cash with bankers expecting $35 billion in investment-grade deals this week, according to IFR, a Thomson Reuters unit.

  • The drug, romosozumab, which would be sold under the brand name Evenity if approved, is awaiting an approval decision by the Food and Drug Administration. But the new safety data, which cropped up in an otherwise successful trial, will have to be taken into consideration, delaying any FDA decision and leaving the product's future uncertain. The news is a blow for...

  • OXFORD, England, May 22- European Union antitrust regulators are to put major financial services firms under the microscope by examining the impact of syndicated loans on credit markets. "The fact that the Commission commissions a study in a specific market does not in any way imply that there is anti-competitive behaviour taking place or that the Commission...

  • OXFORD, England, May 22- European Union antitrust regulators are to put major financial services firms under the microscope by examining the impact of syndicated loans on credit markets. "The fact that the Commission commissions a study in a specific market does not in any way imply that there is anti-competitive behavior taking place or that the Commission...

  • OXFORD, England, May 22- EU antitrust regulators will rule in the "next few months" whether Alphabet's Google abused its dominance of internet searches and other areas, a senior European Commission official said on Monday, an outcome that could lead to a hefty fine. "In the next few months, we will reach a decision on the Google cases, Google search, AdSense and to me the...

  • OXFORD, England, May 22- EU antitrust regulators will rule in the "next few months" whether Alphabet's Google abused its dominance of internet searches and other areas, a senior European Commission official said on Monday, an outcome that could lead to a hefty fine. "In the next few months, we will reach a decision on the Google cases, Google search, AdSense and to me the...

  • OXFORD, England, May 22- EU antitrust regulators will rule in the "next few months" whether Alphabet's Google abused its dominance of internet searches and other areas, a senior European Commission official said on Monday, an outcome that could lead to a hefty fine. "In the next few months, we will reach a decision on the Google cases, Google search, AdSense and to me the...

  • OXFORD, England, May 22- EU antitrust regulators will rule in the "next few months" whether Alphabet's Google abused its dominance of internet searches and other areas, a senior European Commission official said on Monday, an outcome that could lead to a hefty fine. "In the next few months, we will reach a decision on the Google cases, Google search, AdSense and to me the...

  • The drug, romosozumab, which would be sold under the brand name Evenity if approved, is awaiting an approval decision by the Food and Drug Administration. But the new safety data, which cropped up in an otherwise successful trial, will have to be taken into consideration, delaying any FDA decision and leaving the product's future uncertain. The news is a blow for...

  • TAIPEI, May 22- Taiwanese prosecutors said on Monday they will not indict Mega Financial Holding Co Ltd for violating anti-money laundering rules, after allegations were brought against it by U.S. authorities. The probe sparked criticism about the effectiveness of the island's financial regulator and led to the resignation of the Financial Supervisory...

  • The drug, romosozumab, which would be sold under the brand name Evenity if approved, is awaiting an approval decision by the Food and Drug Administration. But the new safety data, which cropped up in an otherwise successful trial, will have to be taken into consideration, delaying any FDA decision. The drug is also being considered for approval in Canada and Japan,...

  • The drug, romosozumab, which would be sold under the brand name Evenity if approved, is awaiting an approval decision by the Food and Drug Administration. But the new safety data, that cropped up in an otherwise successful trial, will have to be taken into consideration, delaying any FDA decision. The drug is also being considered for approval in Canada and Japan, the...

  • *Moon yet to spell out reform agenda. * "Chaebol sniper" named head of regulatory agency. SEOUL, May 21- A South Korean retail giant has shelved controversial expansion plans, while a large bank made hundreds of contract jobs permanent after President Moon Jae- in took office vowing to reform the family-run conglomerates that dominate the economy.