LONDON, July 11- Brokers specialising in researching mid-cap stocks are sharpening their focus and hiring rather than retreating ahead of sweeping regulatory changes that on the face of it could hurt their business. The Markets in Financial Instruments Directive, or MiFID-II, comes into force in Europe in less than six months and one of the main impacts will be...
HONG KONG, June 26- Some global investment banks risk losing up to $240 million in business by 2020 as a regulatory overhaul, which will change the way securities research is priced and used, makes independent firms more attractive for clients, a financial consultancy said. They rely entirely on what they charge for research, as will be required under the European...
Daniel Leong, co-founder of LawCanvas, explains that his start-up provides new businesses with ready-to-go legal document templates, as well as customized services.
Two oil tankers are carrying thousands of barrels of American oil cruising toward Europe, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Discussing the oil export ban, with Bill Richardson, served as U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Under President Clinton, and former U.S. Energy Secretary; and John Kilduff, Again Capital.
According to Reuters, Volkswagen is refusing to turn in internal emails citing German law, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
James Jacob, law professor at New York University, believes the proposal to tighten gun control laws is unlikely to raise any constitutional problems.
Tim Cook voices concerns about the proposed update of UK surveillance laws.
A massive deal in Washington D.C. includes a surprising victory for corporate America, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Gun sales jump during fear and uncertainty, but not only because of potential government regulation, explains Andrea James, Dougherty and Company, and Brian Ruttenbur, BB&T.
President Dilma Rousseff is accused of violating fiscal laws and manipulating government finances.
Daily fantasy sports companies FanDuel and DraftKings went to NY court today over the future of fantasy sports in the state. CNBC's Eric Chemi has the details.
CNBC's Eric Chemi speaks to David Boies and Jonathan Schiller, DraftKings attorneys, about the case.
Daily fantasy sports companies FanDuel and DraftKings are pushing back on the New York ban in the state's Supreme Court today, reports CNBC's Eric Chemi.
Daily fantasy sports companies FanDuel and DraftKings are pushing back on the New York ban in the state's Supreme Court today, reports CNBC's Tyler Mathisen.
Tom Colicchio, Craft Restaurants, discusses his new project that grades lawmakers on their position and performance when it comes to food issues. Also, Colicchio weighs in on sugar-sweetened food and a new policy towards no tipping.
Joe McKeehen, WSOP Main Event Champion, discusses the big win, and skill versus luck. Of the $7.7 million he won, he says he will keep "a pretty large amount."
Former bankruptcy attorney and Maglan Capital co-founder David Tawil, discusses New York Attorney General Schneiderman's claims against daily fantasy companies in New York.
The New York State attorney general on Tuesday ordered fantasy sports companies DraftKings and FanDuel, to stop accepting bets from New York residents, with Hany Nada, GGV Capital founder and managing partner.
Carl Rhodes, professor at Macquarie University, says society has to make sure companies such as VW know that their behavior is "unacceptable."