Topic: U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Financial aid dollars from the US government represents up to 90 percent of revenues of for-profit colleges. When the Department of Education laid down new conditions for financial aid access, the colleges' shares didn't tank. They soared on Wall Street.
06/06/2011 01:30 am
Whistleblower rules to offer tipsters up to 30 percent of the money the government recovers in a fraud. New whistleblower rules will take effect in two months.
05/27/2011 02:01 pm
The Dow rose about 38 points, with DuPont rising and Verizon falling. The Nasdaq rose about 15 points.
05/25/2011 05:53 pm
Hedge fund manager Raj Rajaratnam was recorded getting inside information from hired experts. After the jury heard the wiretapped conversations, they convicted him of all 14 counts of insider trading and conspiracy.
05/11/2011 04:58 pm
Dunkin' Donuts IPO announced. But private owners of parent company won't say when, or how many shares will be created for the Baskin-Robbins and Dunkin' Donuts IPO.
05/04/2011 10:50 pm
Netflix has doubled CEO Reed Hastings' compensation after stocks tripled. Most of the Netflix CEO's pay is in the form of stocks.
04/23/2011 01:27 am
A new working group with officials from nine federal agencies will monitor oil and gas markets for fraud, Obama announced Thursday at a town hall meeting in Reno, Nev.
04/21/2011 07:28 pm
The Dow rose about 56 points, with Merck and DuPont gaining and Bank of America and Cisco falling
04/15/2011 05:48 pm
Greek debt crisis worsens as its interest rates soar and government prepares new spending curbs. Also on the radar: Bank of America earnings and inflation jitters.
04/15/2011 04:03 am
The market rallied late in the afternoon, with the Dow closing 14 points up
04/14/2011 06:00 pm