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Free college tuition for all is an admirable goal, but taxing Wall Street for it won't work, says this HFT advocate.
The Attorney General of Texas, Ken Paxton, was indicted on three charges earlier this week, NBC Dallas-Ft. Worth reported on Saturday.
Cyrus Daruwala, Managing Director for IDC Financial Insights, discusses news that regulator have instructed brokerages over the weekend to enforce tightened controls on trading.
Thomas Byrne, senior vice president and regional credit officer at Moody's Sovereign Risk Group, explains why easier margin requirements are credit negative for Chinese securities firms.
Maria-Elisabeth Schaeffler was moved to tears when 8,000 Schaeffler employees gathered near the family-controlled company's headquarters in 2009 to demand the German government help avert the ballbearing maker's collapse. The previous year, the matriarch and her son Georg had launched Schaeffler's audacious debt-financed takeover of Continental,...
Fifteen of the world's largest banks are under investigation on suspicion of rigging the Brazilian currency, antitrust watchdog Cade said.
Virtualization giant VMware is looking beyond servers on its hunt for growth into networking and mobile devices. Patrick Gelsinger, VMware CEO, discusses his business outlook and analyzes security as massive hacks continues to be a concern.
Here's why Sen. Elizabeth Warren's criticism of SEC chair Mary Jo White is just plain wrong, says Harvard Professor Hal S. Scott.
Bill Harris, CEO of Personal Capital explains Treasure Inflation Protected Securities, also known as TIPS.
Conservative SEC Commissioner Daniel Gallagher tells CNBC a revolving door between the agency and Wall street benefits the government.
Inside the process of how a fake bid for Avon Products could have been filed, with CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Sections of the U.S. financial system that may be vulnerable to investor panic are raising concerns inside the Federal Reserve.
There's one big gaping hole in today's high-speed markets, explains D Keith Ross, head alternative-market operator PDQ.
The SEC's entire corporate-disclosure operation is based on the written document. That's a huge problem, says this watchdog.
It's a year since Michael Lewis' explosive claim in "Flash Boys" that the market is rigged. Why haven't any of his claims been proven yet?
An Indonesian telecom found a way to restructure its debt over creditor objections: it loaned itself money and counted its own votes toward approval.
Denver asset manager Janus Capital Group said fourth-quarter profit rose 22 percent after hiring of star bond fund manager Bill Gross.
Hao Hong, Managing Director, Research at Bank of Communications, says margin trading activity was rampant in recent months, with several accounts operating below minimum account balances.
BlackRock, the world's largest money manager, reported a higher-than-expected fourth-quarter profit as assets under management increased.
Executives at Vanguard Group warned that deflation is a real risk for the global economy while downplaying inflation concerns for the United States.