Debt And Bond Markets
WASHINGTON - The state of New Jersey has settled federal civil fraud charges of failing to inform bond investors that it had not met obligations to its largest pension plans, federal regulators said Wednesday.
SAN FRANCISCO - Barry Bonds won a big legal victory Friday that could put his long-delayed perjury trial back on track.
NEW YORK - Disappointment over two economic reports Friday sent stocks falling sharply.
NEW YORK - Stocks are falling on concerns about the fallout over Goldman Sachs being charged with civil fraud tied to its dealings in bonds backed by subprime mortgages.
WASHINGTON - Attorney General Eric Holder told a commission investigating the financial crisis on Thursday he would find out whether anything was done in response to an FBI warning in 2004 of an "epidemic of mortgage fraud" that could plunge the country into financial collapse.