Bipartisan group slams U.S. SEC for resisting email privacy reform

Bipartisan group slams U.S. SEC for resisting email privacy reform
A coalition of liberals and conservatives is lashing out at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for pushing back against legislation that would force government agencies to get warrants before they access the email of people under investigation.The group, ...

Ex-Nvidia manager settles SEC charges on illegal tips

Ex-Nvidia manager settles SEC charges on illegal tips
A former accounting manager for Nvidia Corp has settled with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission over allegations he leaked non-public information about the chipmaker that allowed a group of Wall Street analysts to make millions through illegal trades, ...

Japan attack on wireless ‘oligopoly’ awkward for SoftBank’s U.S. plans

Japan attack on wireless ‘oligopoly’ awkward for SoftBank’s U.S. plans
For Japanese billionaire Masayoshi Son, who wants to build the world's largest mobile Internet company, criticism of his operations from regulators in his home market could not come at a worse time.The feisty entrepreneur is lobbying skeptical Washington officials ...

Apple expands buybacks by $30 billion, OKs seven-for-one stock split

Apple expands buybacks by $30 billion, OKs seven-for-one stock split
Apple Inc has approved another $30 billion in share buybacks till the end of 2015 and authorized a rarely seen seven-for-one stock split, addressing calls to share more of its cash hoard while broadening the stock's appeal to individual ...

U..S consumer bureau to test electronic mortgage closings

U..S consumer bureau to test electronic mortgage closings
Borrowers seeking to buy a new home say they often do not have time to read final mortgage documents and sometimes find mistakes in their paperwork, the U.S. consumer watchdog said in a report on Wednesday.The Consumer Financial Protection ...

Zynga’s Pincus withdraws further from operations

Zynga’s Pincus withdraws further from operations
Zynga Inc co-founder Mark Pincus will relinquish the last of his operational duties at the social gaming company starting Wednesday, taking on an advisory role as chief executive Don Mattrick pushes through a restructuring plan.Pincus, who remains chairman ...