A relationship between an ecommerce executive and a gas station operator leads to trading on inside information.
Global oil output surges in January, and the IEA says 'short-term risk to the downside has increased.'
The whistleblower suit alleged Moody's issued false credit ratings on complex securities, costing the U.S. government billions.
The bank also announced 4,000 job cuts.
Moody's Investors Service said its Liquidity Stress Index (LSI) jumped to 7.9% in January from 6.8% in December 2015.
Banks moderately eased underwriting standards for some mortgages and auto loans in the fourth quarter of 2015 but tightened on C&I loans.
Long-falling zinc prices cause a Pittsburgh metals producer to declare bankruptcy.
The SEC and New York State allege the banks misrepresented that they would keep high-frequency traders out of their alternative trading systems.
These ease of taking out a loan from peer-to-peer and marketplace lenders has consumers borrowing more.