Top Hedge Fund Managers Collect Big Paychecks Despite Underperformance
The 25 top-earning hedge fund managers collected $11.62 billion in pay in 2014, but 12 of them had gains only in the single digits.
China Adds Hurdles for International Pharma Firms
Investors in the Chinese pharmaceutical sector might want to have another look at some of their investments under toughened laws.
SEC Enforcement Roundup: Twitter, Facebook Pre-IPO Fraud
SEC moves on a Ponzi-like social media IPO fraud case and multiple instances of alleged insider trading.
SEC Enforcement: Layne Christensen Fined $5M on Bribery Charge
Meanwhile, the SEC sanctioned Florida-based auditor Eliot Berman for violating federal laws and regs.
New Hire Roundup: SEC Names Levine to Head Advisor Exams in Chicago
In another career move, Elliot Hollingsworth has joined wealth advisory firm Halbert Hargrove as regional director.
SEC, FINRA Enforcement: HFT Firm Charged With Manipulating Closing Prices
In another action, FINRA slapped TD Ameritrade for a recordkeeping failure.
Scottish Independence Vote Shakes Up U.K. Economy
While the outcome has yet to be decided, the toll on the economy of the U.K. has been substantial.
Best & Worst U.S. Companies for 401(k) Benefits
Bloomberg ranked the 250 biggest companies in the U.S. on who offers the most generous 401(k) matches.
Swiss Endanger EU Ties With Immigration Vote
Swiss opposition to “free travel” could cost the country’s economy dearly.
China’s Economy Shows Signs of Stabilization, Still Offers Opportunities
The slowdown in China’s formerly roaring economy has alarmed many who worry that a drop in its massive consumption and production will take the rest of the world down with it.