CNBC's Gary Kaminsky spent time with SEC's Bruce Karpati to learn more about his division, which investigates allegations of fraud committed by investment advisers. Kaminsky reports that if you're breaking the law, the agency will find you.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports the SEC wants to make it more enticing for employees to report fraud at work, particularly in light of recent revelations about attempts to blow the whistle on Bernie Madoff and Ron Allen.
Tax-refund fraud has become a huge problem. The Treasury estimates that $21 billion in potentially fraudulent refunds due to identity theft could be issued in the next five years.
About Crime & Punishment: Inside the SEC
CNBC gets exclusive access inside the SEC. CNBC Senior Correspondent Scott Cohn and CNBC Contributor Gary Kaminsky take you behind closed doors to learn more about fraud and what the SEC is doing to fight it.
Stephen Suttmeier, BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research chief equity technical strategist, explains why his firm is currently bullish on bank stocks.
Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 6:44 AM ET
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the details of Russia's $3 billion debt agreement to Ukraine where the bonds were issued in U.S. dollars, and governed by United Kingdom laws and courts.
Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 11:10 AM ET
The Gloom, Boom & Doom Report publisher Marc Faber shares his thoughts on the U.S. stock market and his investment strategy for Treasurys. "I would say it's a better time to get out of stocks than into stocks," Faber says.