New York's Benjamin Lawsky plans to turn up the heat on banks through random audits and targeted assessments of cyber-security preparedness.
Private investors like Blackstone see value in the high-yield bonds of energy firms and in distressed companies hit by the steep drop in oil prices.
The spread on a one-year swap contract to insure against a Sears default rose significantly this week.
Hackers in Russia, China, and Europe used malware-laced emails to bank staffers to penetrate banks' systems and steal money.
Among many new threats to enterprise value, reputation risk is now in its fifth straight year of topping the charts, according to one survey.
The biggest Lloyd's of London insurer says cyber attacks are unusually systemic and the require governments to step in.
The SEC and the Ontario Securities Commission are looking into trades made after a report of a possible Blackberry takeover by Samsung.
The finance staffer worked with an insider trading ring that generated nearly $750,000 in illegal profits.
Staples pays a 65% premium to acquire its competitor; sets $1 billion synergy target.
Recoveries by corporate bond investors usually increase after a peak in the default cycle. This time that isn't the case, says Moody's.