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Under Armour cuts revenue forecast, faces federal investigation

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Following the revelation over the weekend that the federal government is investigating its accounting practices, Under Armour reported Monday that third-quarter revenues dropped 1% and said that it expects revenues for the year to fall short of expectations. The Baltimore-based ...

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U.S. Attorney charges 3 in $364M Ponzi scheme

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Three men accused of defrauding hundreds of investors in a $364 million Ponzi scheme were arrested Tuesday and charged with wire fraud and money laundering. The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Baltimore announced the arrests Wednesday and unsealed a 14-count indictment ...

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OSHA whistleblower policy a ‘game changer’ for corporate America

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New guidelines released by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration are a “game changer” for how corporate America will handle whistleblowers in the workplace, a national employment law firm says. Under the new rules, the federal agency responsible for enforcing ...

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SEC proposes making brokers reveal where client orders go

Brokers may have to dish up more information on where they’re sending their client orders. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is proposing rules that for the first time would force brokers to provide standard data on where they send ...

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SEC considers SAC victims’ fund

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is considering establishing a victims’ fund with the $602 million that SAC Capital Advisors LP paid to settle an insider-trading case brought by regulators.

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TD Bank, accused of failing to report Ponzi scheme, pays $52.5M to settle

WASHINGTON — TD Bank is paying $52.5 million to settle U.S. civil charges after regulators accused the bank of failing to report suspicious activity in accounts linked to a $1.2 billion Ponzi scheme. The Securities and Exchange Commission and the ...

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SEC moves toward mandate on CEO-worker pay gap

WASHINGTON — Public companies would have to show the difference in pay between their CEOs and ordinary employees under a proposal advanced by federal regulators. The Securities and Exchange Commission voted 3-2 Wednesday to propose a rule that would compel ...

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