Charlie Gasparino Archive
Published August 21, 2012
Exclusive: The bizarre implosion of Knight Capital is getting even more bizarre with the emergence of a previously undisclosed investor as part of the firm’s bailout group.
Published August 14, 2012
The SEC was in the middle of an examination of Knight Capital's risk-management systems at the time of the trading house's crippling trading error.
Published August 08, 2012
A day before the firm’s massive computerized trading error, a Knight trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange flubbed an order for the stock Ensco PLC that cost Knight nearly $1 million, people with knowledge of the matter say.
Published August 06, 2012
Exclusive: Blackstone Group scuttled a nearly completed management buyout of Knight Capital that would have made Knight a private company at a price tag of around $1.2 billion.
Published August 05, 2012
Knight Capital may yet survive – but in nowhere near the shape it was before its now infamous trading error, and possibly without its CEO.
Published July 20, 2012
Nasdaq is looking to release the compensation plan for investors who lost out on the bungled IPO of Facebook next week.
Published July 19, 2012
Exclusive: BlackRock is weighing what action it should take, if any, in light of allegations that major global banks manipulated a key interest rate that could have depressed investment returns for many of its customers.
Published July 18, 2012
Exclusive: The government’s wide-ranging insider trading investigation appears to be winding down despite claims by FBI officials that they have a massive backlog of cases.
Published July 17, 2012
Exclusive: The former Goldman board member, recently convicted of insider trading, is urging friends to write letters of support so he can receive the most lenient sentence.
Published June 13, 2012
In keeping the lid on a sweeping study of unfunded liabilities at the state and municipal levels, J.P. Morgan may have run afoul of disclosure regulations, some say.