Rep David Schweikert, a key subcommittee chairman, met with The Deal's Ronald Orol to discuss efforts to prod the nation's securities regulator to widen the current one-penny tick increment and help drive liquidity to the market and boost IPOs.
Siris Capital accumulated a large stake in the software company and suggested that it might want to buy it; the move that came after a big earnings miss.
Paul Singer's fund gets to install three dissident nominees onto the aerospace part maker's board, including one on a CEO search committee. The deal is a win for the activist.
Billionaire investor Zell told hedge fund managers that Russia has a "mentality of suffering" and "kleptomania rule of law" and should be near the bottom of any investing list.