MF Global's Disappearing Cash
Although $200 million in cash from MF Global has surfaced at JP Morgan in Britain, customers may never see the money.
Senator Calls For MF Global Hearing
After MF Global's trustee announced that $1.2 billion in customer funds are missing from the bankrupt MF Global, Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts is calling for the company's CEO Jon Corzine to testify before a Senate agricultural committee.
The 9 Most Notorious Insider Trading Cases of 2011
Of the 57 insider trading cases brought by the SEC this year, Advanced Trading highlights nine standouts, like the case of Raj Rajaratnam, in a rogues gallery of accused and convicted inside traders.
Pipeline's Bombshell Hurts All Dark Pools
Trust in dark pools takes a hit as the SEC charges Pipeline with filling customer orders via an affiliated trading entity rather than by matching them against other customer orders, as advertised.
A Timely Revolution In Credit Value Adjustment
The new regulatory environment demands that credit value adjustment be both marked to market and actively hedged. Fortunately, powerful analytics tools have emerged to meet the need for fast, accurate and flexible exposure measurement and management, according to Markit's Nosheen Kahn and Paul Jones.
Will Europe Delay MiFID II?
As Europe melts down, the question is will the European Union delay the implementation of the latest version of MiFID? Don't bet on it.
Why Wall Street is So Irresponsible
Look at the latest example, MF Global, which imploded due to a combination of a lack of risk controls, improperly supervised trading, and internal politics that permitted over-leveraged, inadequately collateralized trades.
Transaction Tax Proposals Not Gaining Much Headway
Due to staunch Republican opposition in both chambers of Congress, such a tax has almost no chance of becoming law in the United States. The issue is also front and center in Europe as the G20 summit kicks off in Cannes this week.