Apple Inc. and Facebook Inc. posted earnings that topped analysts’ estimates, benefiting from expansion strategies and joining industrial companies such as Boeing Co. that are being lifted by a strengthening economy.
Former Evercore Group LLC investment banker Frank Perkins Hixon Jr., charged with insider trading to pay for child support, is in plea discussions with the U.S., a federal prosecutor said in court papers.
Roger Altman , founder of Evercore Partners Inc. and a former deputy treasury secretary, is a leading candidate to replace Lawrence Summers as director of President Barack Obama ’s National Economic Council, according to two people familiar with the matter.
Former Evercore Group LLC investment banker Frank Perkins Hixon Jr. had an unusual reason to trade on secrets he stole from clients, authorities said: he needed the money to pay child support to his ex-girlfriend.
Kenneth Moelis, who over 30 years as an investment banker has advised companies controlled by billionaires including Carl Icahn, Donald Trump and Steve Wynn, is preparing to take the firm he founded public as dealmaking rebounds to pre-financial crisis levels.
Evercore Partners Inc. , the investment bank led by Roger Altman , is climbing the ranks of Wall Street’s top advisers on mergers and acquisitions after winning roles in some of the year’s biggest deals.