With the Dow Jones Industrials and the S&P 500 indices repeatedly making new highs, chances are better-than-good that markets will rally through year-end.
Today (Friday) Japan announced new plan in their already aggressive Bank of Japan QE plan: more stimulus.
And while markets have been soaring on this new expected stream of easy money, it can’t last.
Ben Bernanke began his tenure as Chairman of the Federal Reserve Board just as the housing bubble was peaking in February 2006.
“The Secret Recordings of Carmen Segarra” was broadcast on NPR‘s “This American Life” on Sept. 26. Carmen Segarra, a former Fed examiner in the bowels of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS), secretly recorded some of the goings-on there.
There’s a new twist in an ongoing U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) probe.
For months now, the SEC has been investigating whether anyone in the federal government leaked inside information to 44 hedge funds.
There’s a new twist in an ongoing U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission probe into D.C.-Wall Street corruption.
For months now, the SEC has been investigating whether anyone in the federal government leaked inside information to a Washington-based investment research firm. And now up to 44 hedge funds that may have traded on that inside information are under close scrutiny.