May 11, 2012 Huge trading losses by America's biggest bank strengthen advocates of the Volcker Rule and tougher bank regulation.
Heidi N. Moore
May 11, 2012 New York bureau chief Heidi Moore discusses why JPMorgan's $2 billion blunder is affecting markets worldwide and how big a $2 billion loss really is.
May 14, 2012 Reviewing the week's headlines on Wall Street and beyond. This week: Oh how the might have fallen -- JPMorgan's $2 billion loss.
May 2, 2012 The Dow closed near its highest level in about four years yesterday, but how can that be when there are so many other economic indicators recently that don’t look so great?
Apr 24, 2012 In 2008, bankers and traders were among Obama's big donors. This year, many are now embracing Romney.
Elizabeth Wynne Johnson
Apr 4, 2012 Today President Obama will sign the STOCK Act -- short for “Stop Trading On Congressional Knowledge.” It says Capitol Hill finally has to follow the same insider trading rules as everybody else.
May 3, 2012 Commentator Robert Reich says the continued specter of 'too big to fail' compels nothing less.
May 3, 2012 Commentator Robert Reich says ethics in the boardroom can help save the economy.
Mar 16, 2012 New York bureau chief Heidi Moore discusses former Goldman Sachs executive Greg Smith’s op-ed bomb.
Mar 15, 2012 Yesterday, the SEC brought charges against two money managers who allegedly misled and overcharged investors when selling them Facebook stock, before it officially goes public.