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January 14, 2014
05:47 EDTNDAQ, BCS, MHFINasdaq, S&P interested in acquisitions to grow index businesses, Reuters reports
Nasdaq OMX Group (NDAQ) and S&P Dow Jones Indices (MHFI) say they're interested in acquisitions to build their index businesses, reports Reuters. The CEOs of both firms recently told Reuters that they would be interested in looking at bidding on index businesses that come to market, including the index businesses run by Russell Investments and Barclays (BCS).Reference Link
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January 28, 2015
16:56 EDTBCSFederal judge says FOREX manipulation case to proceed, Reuters reports
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11:05 EDTMHFIS&P nears $1.37B settlement with states, DOJ, WSJ reports
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10:34 EDTMHFIS&P nearing $1.37B settlement with states and DOJ, DJ reports
Dow Jones cites sources, who say a settlement could be announced as soon as tomorrow.
January 27, 2015
06:52 EDTBCSEuropean Central Bank raises capital requirements for banks, WSJ says
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January 26, 2015
11:39 EDTNDAQNYSE, NASDAQ plan to keep normal hours today, tomorrow, Bloomberg says
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January 22, 2015
06:37 EDTBCSNew York Attorney General seeks to expand Barclays lawsuit, Telegraph says
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January 21, 2015
11:02 EDTMHFIS&P near to $1.4B settlement on subprime ratings probe, Bloomberg says
S&P may settle subprime mortgage suits as early as next week, added Bloomberg. The S&P settlement is separate from the SEC probe into CMBS, according to Bloomberg.
10:58 EDTMHFIS&P near to $1.4B settlement on subprime ratings probe, Bloomberg says
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09:12 EDTMHFIS&P Ratings Services reaches settlements with SEC, Attorney Generals of NY, Mass
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09:08 EDTMHFINew York AG joins SEC in settlement with Standard and Poor's
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09:07 EDTMHFIS&P to pay $58M to settle SEC charges
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09:06 EDTMHFISEC announces charges against S&P for fraudulent ratings misconduct
The Securities and Exchange Commission announced a series of federal securities law violations by Standard & Poorís Ratings Services involving fraudulent misconduct in its ratings of certain commercial mortgage-backed securities. S&P agreed to pay more than $58M to settle the SECís charges, plus an additional $19M to settle parallel cases announced by the New York Attorney Generalís office -- $12M -- and the Massachusetts Attorney Generalís office -- $7M. The SEC issued three orders instituting settled administrative proceedings against S&P. One order, in which S&P made certain admissions, addressed S&Pís practices in its conduit fusion CMBS ratings methodology. S&Pís public disclosures affirmatively misrepresented that it was using one approach when it actually used a different methodology in 2011 to rate six conduit fusion CMBS transactions and issue preliminary ratings on two more transactions. As part of this settlement, S&P agreed to take a one-year timeout from rating conduit fusion CMBS. In a separate order instituting a litigated administrative proceeding, the SEC Enforcement Division alleges that the former head of S&Pís CMBS Group fraudulently misrepresented the manner in which the firm calculated a critical aspect of certain CMBS ratings in 2011. Barbara Duka allegedly instituted the shift to more issuer-friendly ratings criteria, and the firm failed to properly disclose the less rigorous methodology. The matter against Duka will be scheduled for a public hearing before an administrative law judge for proceedings to adjudicate the Enforcement Divisionís allegations and determine what, if any, remedial actions are appropriate.
09:05 EDTMHFISEC announves charges against S&P for fraudulent ratings misconduct
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January 20, 2015
15:29 EDTMHFIS&P may pay $1.5B to U.S to settle ratings issue, Reuters says
S&P in talks with U.S. Justice department and individual states over mortgage ratings, Reuters added.
14:43 EDTMHFIS&P said to be banned by SEC on rating some CMBSs for year, Bloomberg reports
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14:16 EDTMHFIS&P said to be banned by SEC on rating some CMBSs for year, Bloomberg reports
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07:30 EDTBCSU.K. banks see Bitcoin as threat to sterling, boon to terrorists, Telegraph says
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07:28 EDTBCSTreasury Institute for Higher Education to hold a symposium
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January 18, 2015
16:16 EDTBCSBarclays loses 'millions' on Swiss franc volatility, Reuters says
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13:06 EDTNDAQNasdaq, JPX agree to milestone market technology deal
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