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  1. Is this insider trading?

    I recently finished up my IBD SA at a BB and worked on some very interesting middle market names that after working with I now consider to be very good investing opportunities. The internship is over and I decided not to continue with that bank so my ...

    - Sep 12 2014 - 12:56am - 22 comments

  2. SAC Against the Ropes

    It's been a rough couple of weeks for Stevie Cohen and his crew, and the situation is growing more "fluid" with each passing day. I kinda kept one eye on it all weekend after the somewhat cryptic announcement on Friday that SAC would no ...

    - May 21 2013 - 7:45am - 99 comments

  3. Insider Trading...

    Hi everyone, was thinking about insider trading, how do banks prevent it??? is there some kind of regulation that prohibits M&A analysts for instance to talk with traders or something loike that, a sort of inside rule??? How dangerous is it?? for ...

    - Sep 5 2014 - 4:02pm - 9 comments

  4. SAC Not Out of the Woods Yet

    You'd think pleading guilty to insider trading, paying a $1.2 billion fine, and being barred from managing outside capital would clear the decks. But if you're SAC Capital, you'd be wrong. The Justice Dept is proceeding in its investigation ...

    - Nov 5 2013 - 7:45am - 12 comments

  5. Cohen Pleads the Fifth

    The ongoing saga at SAC continues with the Justice Department calling Steve Cohen's bluff, and Cohen calling theirs right back at them. Cohen's attorney informed prosecutors that he would indeed invoke his Fifth Amendment right against self ...

    - Jul 2 2013 - 7:32am - 18 comments

  6. Why We Should Legalize Insider Trading

    James McDermott. Jeffrey Skilling. Martha Stewart. Raj Rajaratnam. Samuel Waksal. They’ve all been indicted for the financial taboo of trading on private information profitably. Recently, Steven Cohen’s $14B HF SAC Capital Advisors is the latest whipping ...

    - Dec 2 2012 - 6:38pm - 66 comments

  7. Insider trading

    Hi guys Let's assume I work at a BB and have an account with around a million dollars at a brokerage like Alpari UK (kinda like ETrade or Interactive Brokers, it's just a London based one). Let's assume I just receive an insider tip, saying ...

    - Aug 5 2013 - 1:45pm - 21 comments

  8. Why Do Outside Investors Flee From Insider Trading?

    If I heard one of the funds I was invested in may be involved in insider trading, I would view at as an opportunity to make a profit off something illegal, while someone else is taking all the legal risk. I kind of thought this was the definition of alpha ...

    - Jul 7 2013 - 8:45am - 22 comments

  9. Mark Cuban Acquitted

    Toldja. The SEC was barking up the wrong tree with this case, and a jury just let them know in no uncertain terms when they found Cuban not guilty on all insider trading charges. The trial took three weeks, but the jury only took four hours to return the ...

    - Oct 17 2013 - 7:45am - 8 comments

  10. SAC Shuttering London Office

    First Chicago, now London. SAC Capital has announced it will close its London office by year-end as a result of the ongoing insider trading investigation. SAC President Tom Conheeney delivered the news to the London employees in person, which was a class ...

    - Oct 24 2013 - 7:45am - 7 comments

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