Commentaries

Do Galleon’s tentacles reach to Chicago?

November 11, 2009

It appears Chicago-based Balyasny Asset Management may have been drawn into the Galleon insider trading scandal.

Catch of the day

June 19, 2009

R. Allen Stanford’s indictment for his role in masterminding the second-largest Ponzi scheme ever was never in doubt, after the Securities and Exchange Commission charged him with civil fraud in February. But that’s not stopping the SEC and federal prosecutors from holding a Texas-sized shindig to trumpet their big get.