[WASHINGTON] The head of the US Securities and Exchange Commission said on Monday that it should not ban short-selling of shares, amid speculation on further measures the agency might take to...

[WASHINGTON] The Justice Department has started to probe a series of stock transactions made by lawmakers ahead of the sharp market downturn triggered by the coronavirus pandemic, CNN reported on...

[NEW YORK] US markets should stay open despite intense volatility, the head of the US securities regulator said on Monday, quashing industry speculation that the government might shut down the...

[WASHINGTON] US financial regulators are preparing contingency arrangements, including travel restrictions and home-working, to ensure they can effectively oversee the financial markets as the...

[WASHINGTON] The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) proposed on Friday to add more stock price information to public market data feeds and allow other firms to compete against the...

MANY investors may have fantasised about those "if only" investments. If only I had invested in Peloton. Or Uber. Or Lyft.

[WASHINGTON] US authorities said on Wednesday it has obtained an asset freeze against 18 traders, who are primarily China-based, over an international market manipulation scheme that has reaped...

[NEW YORK] A Nomura Holdings Inc unit will repay customers about US$25 million to settle US regulators' allegations that it failed to supervise traders who made false statements in negotiating...

[WASHINGTON] The US markets regulator on Friday added its voice to the chorus of global watchdogs calling for banks to promptly end their use of the Libor lending benchmark, warning that the...

[WASHINGTON] A former Brazilian surgeon who blew the whistle on a medical device company that allegedly bribed doctors to win business will get a US$4.5 million award from US regulators, according...