Tagged: SEC subpoenas

SEC subpoenas withdrawn

SEC subpoenas withdrawn

The Securities and Exchange Commission has withdrawn the subpoenas that it issued last year to Marketwatch columnist Herb Greenberg, Dow Jones Newswire reporter Carol Remond and “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer. When the subpoenas...

When biz journalists go to Sun Valley

When biz journalists go to Sun Valley

Business journalists have flocked to Sun Valley, Idaho to “cover” Allen & Co.’s annual investment conference, even though they aren’t allowed on the premises, noted the Idaho Mountain Express. Staff writer Greg Moore wrote,...

Hearings on short selling

Hearings on short selling

Today’s hearings on short selling should be interesting for business journalists in the wake of recent allegations that some reporters have been in cahoots with hedge funds and others who short stocks to drive...

The point of reading business news

The point of reading business news

Rocky Mountain News business editor Rob Reuteman, who is a SABEW board member, has a nice round-up of the ethical discussion surrounding using short sellers as sources from last weekend’s Society of American Business...

More takes on the SEC and subpoenas

More takes on the SEC and subpoenas

A number of newspapers this morning have coverage of SEC chairman Christopher Cox’s speech and Q&A at the Society of American Business Editors and Writers‘ annual conference in Minneapolis. The issue is whether the...

More on Cox talk at SABEW

More on Cox talk at SABEW

SEC Commissioner Christopher Cox chose his speech to the Society of American Business Editors and Writers to disclose that the regulatory agency was thinking about requiring companies to disclose more tax information, according to...

Herb asks, and SEC chairman Cox answers

Herb asks, and SEC chairman Cox answers

At the SABEW conference in Minneapolis on Monday, SEC Chairman Christopher Cox spoke about regulation and about the agency’s new rules regarding subpoenas of business journalists as part of investigations. MarketWatch columnist Herb Greenberg,...