Ex-Netflix Engineers Charged With Insider Trading
The SEC says the software engineers were part of a ring that made $3.1 million in illicit profits based on tips about Netflix subscriber growth.
Three Sued Over Blockchain Firm Trading
The SEC says the controlling shareholder of Long Blockchain and two associates engaged in insider trading ahead of market-moving news.
Ex-Goldman Analyst Barred for Insider Trading
FINRA says Brian Maguire traded shares in two companies after learning that a colleague was upgrading his recommendation on the firms.
Ex-Amazon Employee Accused of Insider Trading
The manager in Amazon's tax department allegedly made illegal trades with two family members ahead of the company's earnings announcements.
S&P Index Manager Charged With Insider Trading
James Yang allegedly traded in options after he learned in advance that their issuers would be added to or removed from one of S&P Dow Jones' three indices.
Special Report: Fixing Some Holes
Reforms to insider trading law could provide clarity, but they could also lead to more aggressive prosecutions.
House Passes Bill to Close ‘8-K Trading Gap’
The current system that allows insiders to trade on information about a significant corporate event is "a total abuse of the public trust."
Five IT Workers Charged in Insider Trading Ring
A former IT administrator at Palo Alto Networks allegedly tipped off four friends in advance of the company's quarterly earnings announcements.
Ex-Sodastream CEO Suspected of Insider Trading
Daniel Birnbaum, now Sodastream's chairman, allegedly tipped off an associate in advance of the Israeli company's takeover by PepsiCo.
Ex-Illumina Accountant Accused of Insider Trading
Martha Bustos allegedly passed on tips about the biotech firm's quarterly results to a close friend as part of a $6 million scam.
SEC Freezes Assets in Anadarko Trading Probe
Unknown traders allegedly stand to make $2.5 million in illicit profits from options trading ahead of Chevron's takeover bid for Anadarko Petroleum.