Securities regulator Schapiro pursues aggressive agenda


Archive for May, 2009

Securities regulator Schapiro pursues aggressive agenda

Mary L. Schapiro has been in the job just a few months, but the Obama administration’s new top securities regulator already is pursuing an aggressive agenda that blends souped-up enforcement with new rules designed to give investors more power and advisers more responsibility. (4 mins to go)

Central Ny Business News

Twelve people graduated Friday from a “green” job training program sponsored by the Metropolitan Development Association and the North Side Collaboratory. (28 mins ago)

Asner is Up? for another role as lovable grump

LOS ANGELES When you need an old grouch, Edward Asner is your man. (1 hour ago)

Mason City FD ambulance service reaches 5 years

MASON CITY After five years the Mason City Fire Department Ambulance Service continues to operate in the black. (19 mins ago)

Hanks lends voice, expertise to World War II museum documentary

LOS ANGELES Tom Hanks is still on a mission when it comes to World War II. (7 mins ago)

Hanks lends voice, expertise to World War II museum documentary

LOS ANGELES Tom Hanks is still on a mission when it comes to World War II. (11 mins ago)

Hanks lends voice, expertise to World War II museum documentary

LOS ANGELES Tom Hanks is still on a mission when it comes to World War II. (4 mins ago)

Jeremy Piven’s arbitration hearings scheduled

NEW YORK The dispute between the Broadway producers of “Speed-the-Plow” and Jeremy Piven is officially on to its next act arbitration. (8 mins to go)

SCOTT BURNS: The pitfalls of commission-based financial advice

Q: My husband’s financial adviser has made a suggestion for action. We can’t decide if it’s a good idea. By Scott Burns Q: My husband’s financial adviser has made a suggestion for action. (4 hours ago)

Beware the hidden agendas of ‘experts’

Financial ‘experts’ offer many different opinions about where stocks and the economy are headed. How do you tell who’s right? The Answer Desk, by John W. Schoen. (3 hours ago)