| Jun 4, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Baltimore money manager Legg Mason said Wednesday that it plans to sell an investment advisory unit to Stifel Financial Corp., part of a broader effort to streamline the firm's business.
Legg Mason Investment Counsel & Trust Co, which had about $9...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Forget "Wall Street" and the "Wolf" thereof: Rainer Voss is the real deal, just as chilling but not so funny. The former investment banker is interviewed at length in Marc Bauder's riveting docu "Master of the Universe," shot in the emptied rooms of a...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 10:34 PM
Much of what Los Angeles City Atty. Mike Feuer alleges in his lawsuits against four big banks for their mortgage and foreclosure practices isn't debatable.
In his latest lawsuit filed May 30 against JP Morgan Chase, Feuer alleges that mortgage lenders...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 4:38 PM
La Comisión de Bolsas y Valores de Estados Unidos (SEC) está investigando a Citigroup por fraude contable después de que el banco revelara préstamos tóxicos en su unidad mexicana Banamex, dijo una fuente cercana a la investigación.
El regulador de...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 7:09 AM
British authorities on Monday charged three former Barclays Bank employees with fraud for allegedly rigging a key interest rate in the run-up to the financial crisis.
The country's Serious Fraud Office said it filed criminal charges against Peter...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 11:10 AM
For most viewers, Olympic figure skating can be a subjective and murky sport, the difference between medals and also-ran status found in small gradations not visible to the naked eye.
But in Wednesday night’s prime-time short skate from Sochi,...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Dish Network said it is transferring five satellites to EchoStar -- a move that paves the way for a merger with DirecTV, according to Citigroup analyst Jason Bazinet.
The prospect of a DirecTV-Dish merger has kicked around for years, but Comcast's...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:03 PM
Who: Tracy Muller, 40, of Deerfield Beach, recently joined QEP Co. Inc. in Boca Raton as a product manager. QEP, founded in 1979, is a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of a comprehensive line of hardwood flooring, flooring installation tools,...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 11:28 AM
Maryland has long been considered among the bluest of blue states, firmly in the Democratic camp. Its recent progressive record on social justice has only further burnished that reputation: passing the Dream Act to allow in-state college tuition —...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 8:44 PM
WASHINGTON — As Ben S. Bernanke walks away from the Federal Reserve's marble headquarters on the Mall after presiding over his last policy meeting Wednesday, he will leave behind a bittersweet legacy.
On one hand, his unprecedented efforts to...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Three of five members of a Inland Empire bank burglary crew accused of stealing more than $16 million by using power tools to cut through building roofs were sentenced this week for an attempted Diamond Bar heist.
Their terms ranged from 37 months to 51...