South Korea’s housing crisis worsens with new scandal

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “South Korea’s housing crisis worsens with new scandal” – below is their description. Rising property prices in South Korea are putting house purchases beyond the reach of many young people. It has become one of the major issues in local elections taking place this week. The government … Read more South Korea’s housing crisis worsens with new scandal

SEC Chair Clayton Says U.S. Needs Vibrant Private Markets

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “SEC Chair Clayton Says U.S. Needs Vibrant Private Markets” – below is their description. Dec.09 — U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Jay Clayton says he’s heartened that U.S. markets have become more attractive during the past few years and adds that the Covid-19 pandemic has … Read more SEC Chair Clayton Says U.S. Needs Vibrant Private Markets

Jon Ossoff Accuses Sen. Perdue Of ‘A Pattern Of Misconduct And Self-Dealing’ | NBC News NOW

NBC News published this video item, entitled “Jon Ossoff Accuses Sen. Perdue Of ‘A Pattern Of Misconduct And Self-Dealing’ | NBC News NOW” – below is their description. Jon Ossoff accused his opponent Sen. David Perdue of “a pattern of misconduct and self-dealing” by engaging in insider trading after receiving coronavirus briefings during a press … Read more Jon Ossoff Accuses Sen. Perdue Of ‘A Pattern Of Misconduct And Self-Dealing’ | NBC News NOW

Mets Owner Steve Cohen, Once Known as Reclusive, Shoots to Twitter Stardom

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Mets Owner Steve Cohen, Once Known as Reclusive, Shoots to Twitter Stardom” – below is their description. Steven A. Cohen captured the hearts of New York Mets fans at hello. As in: Hello, I have $10 billion. Cohen’s money, after years of relative penny-pinching at New York’s … Read more Mets Owner Steve Cohen, Once Known as Reclusive, Shoots to Twitter Stardom

De Blasio Won’t Say Whether He’ll Block Mets Sale to Steve Cohen

Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “De Blasio Won’t Say Whether He’ll Block Mets Sale to Steve Cohen” – below is their description. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio deflected questions Thursday about whether he wants to block the sale of the New York Mets to hedge fund manager Steve Cohen. Asked … Read more De Blasio Won’t Say Whether He’ll Block Mets Sale to Steve Cohen

Insider Trading And Congress: How Lawmakers Get Rich From The Stock Market

CNBC published this video item, entitled “Insider Trading And Congress: How Lawmakers Get Rich From The Stock Market” – below is their description. CORRECTION (October 21, 2020): A previous version of this video mischaracterized the investment returns from one study. They should have been characterized as basis points. In spring 2020, four U.S. senators faced … Read more Insider Trading And Congress: How Lawmakers Get Rich From The Stock Market

U.S. senator steps aside as committee chair as FBI probes stock trades

U.S. Senator Richard Burr will step aside as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, as he’s investigated for insider trading. He said he did not want the investigation to distract the intelligence committee from its work. The FBI has seized his mobile phone, as they look into allegations he used inside information to trade stocks … Read more U.S. senator steps aside as committee chair as FBI probes stock trades

Monkey Business | Senators accused of insider trading amid corona crash

US senators have been accused of exploiting their privileged access to information about the pandemic to make a quick buck after they sold off a large number of shares right before the markets plunged. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow … Read more Monkey Business | Senators accused of insider trading amid corona crash

Coronavirus crisis exploited through ‘disaster capitalism’

As the world reacts to the coronavirus pandemic, analysts are warning of ways the crisis may be exploited – through so-called “disaster capitalism”. Basic medical necessities – such as face masks, hand wash and sanitisers – are being sold at inflated prices online as demand soars. And – while US authorities have struggled to make … Read more Coronavirus crisis exploited through ‘disaster capitalism’

Rajat Guptas Career Threatened – Accused of Insider Trading

Rajat Gupta, one of the most powerful executives in the US, was on Tuesday charged with insider trading by the Securities and Investment Commission. The former director of Goldman Sachs is being charged for allegedly providing a hedge fund manager secret information on the financial situation of the bank. This has drawn Gupta into the … Read more Rajat Guptas Career Threatened – Accused of Insider Trading