David Slaine had a secret for the FBI that summer day, one of scores he would eventually reveal in his role as a dream informant. The subject was Teterboro Airport. Slaine claimed a money manager he knew was using it to profit quietly on trades of health-care stocks.
JPMorgan Chase & Co., under siege on multiple fronts by state and federal prosecutors investigating alleged wrongdoing at the largest U.S. bank, is in talks with federal prosecutors in New York to resolve allegations it helped facilitate Bernard Madoff’s crimes.
SAC Capital Advisors LP will plead guilty to securities fraud, CNBC reported, resolving an indictment filed earlier this year in Manhattan federal court that was the culmination of a U.S. insider trading crackdown spanning the past six years.
SAC Capital Advisors LP will plead guilty to securities fraud as soon as today, the biggest hedge- fund firm to resolve charges in the U.S. government’s six-year crackdown on insider trading, according to a person familiar with the matter.
SAC Capital Advisors LP, the hedge fund that agreed to plead guilty and pay a record $1.8 billion, changed a press statement after it was told it could be violating the terms of its plea agreement, a person familiar with the matter said.
Raj Rajaratnam, the Galleon Group LLC hedge fund manager sentenced to 11 years in prison for masterminding an insider-trading scheme, made inaccurate statements about the federal investigation in an interview published in Newsweek magazine, U.S. officials said.
Rajat Gupta, the former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. director once accused of feeding inside information to Galleon Group LLC’s Raj Rajaratnam, will face federal charges, a person familiar with the matter said, making him the highest-ranking executive to be named in the probe.