SEC Looks the Other Way and Elon Musk Laughs All the Way to the Bank

SEC Looks the Other Way and Elon Musk Laughs All the Way to the Bank

Let's put it this way: Elon is throwing a victory party in Bel Air tonight. (Opinion)

In Texas, Teachers See Savings Eroded by Bad Bets on Exotic Stocks

In Texas, Teachers See Savings Eroded by Bad Bets on Exotic Stocks

A decade ago, amid an economic boom in "emerging markets" like Brazil, Russia, India and China, the Teacher Retirement System of Texas decided to plow nearly 10% of all savings into stocks from the countries. Now, the teachers are reeling from the mistake, with subpar returns and outsize risks that could have been easily avoided had the fund just stuck with large U.S. stocks.

California Push for Women on Corporate Boards Prompts SEC Backlash

California Push for Women on Corporate Boards Prompts SEC Backlash

Hester Peirce, a Republican member of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, criticized a bill passed by the heavily Democratic California Legislature requiring public companies based in the state to have at least one woman on their boards by 2019.

NYSE Trader on Sirius, Pandora and Monday's Stock Market Decline

NYSE Trader on Sirius, Pandora and Monday's Stock Market Decline

Sirius has agreed to buy Pandora for $3.5 billion.

NAACP Chief Johnson Touts Merits of Diversity, New ETF

NAACP Chief Johnson Touts Merits of Diversity, New ETF

Derrick Johnson talks to TheStreet about diversity across corporate America.

All-Male Boards Could Face New Pressure From Shareholder Adviser ISS

All-Male Boards Could Face New Pressure From Shareholder Adviser ISS

Institutional Shareholder Services, the big advisory firm, is considering a new policy of recommending "no" votes against certain directors on companies without a single woman on their boards.

The Lehman Brothers Collapse and How It's Changed the Economy Today

The Lehman Brothers Collapse and How It's Changed the Economy Today

The Lehman Brothers collapse will go down as one of the biggest financial failures in history - but how did it start, and what has the economy learned since then?

Apple's Pious Privacy Pledges Ring Hollow

Apple's Pious Privacy Pledges Ring Hollow

Privacy is the new battleground. Sounds simple, but it's not. This war is really about the power of networks, and legacy versus disruption.

Citigroup Investment-Bank Head to Become Senior Client Advisor

Citigroup Investment-Bank Head to Become Senior Client Advisor

Citigroup Inc. said investment-banking chief Ray McGuire would move to a different role as part of a reorganization that aims to more seamlessly integrate the company's stock- and bond-underwriting business. Citigroup will combine its corporate and investment-banking group with its capital-markets origination business to create a new Banking, Capital Markets and Advisory division, according to a memo.

Jim Cramer: The Market Is Confounded by These Senate Hearings

Jim Cramer: The Market Is Confounded by These Senate Hearings

Investors don't know how to price in the impact of the Senate Intelligence Committee hearings on tech stocks.