According to news reports, the allure of building a Wal-Mart near ancient pyramids in Mexico, and thus gaining access to global tourists nearby, was so strong that Wal-Mart circumvented democratic institutions and bribed the right people to get their way.
Down to the trademark “W”, W. Mitt Romney is literally the second coming of the George W. Bush: the economic strategy that led to the worst American economy since the Great Depression and the Bush legacy of secrecy in the face of questions from the American public.
An MIT Professor and is son have agreed to pay nearly $5 million to settle charges they misled investors in their hedge fund company.
Andrey Hicks operated Locust Offshore Management in Cambridge and raised millions in investments.
An investigation showed that Locust Offshore Management, L.L.C. did not have operations in the Virgin Islands as claimed, nor did its principal ever graduate from Harvard as he claimed.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating the relationship between former state Treasurer Timothy Cahill, his official and campaign staffs and a former aide who went on to work for investment banker Goldman Sachs.
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) says Boston Trading and Research defrauded hundreds of investors out of more than $30-million.
The Securities and Exchange Commission inquiry follows a published report that 34 companies listed incorrect compensation figures in annual reports.
Pimps? Really, Nick? If agents are no better than pimps, what does that make you and all those other suddenly sanctimonious college coaches who lie to kids while recruiting them in the first place?