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30 Financial Institutions That Could Be Split Up

Chisel Split Ice

The more global lawmakers and regulators look at it, the more clear it becomes to them that the only way to really solve the 'too big to fail' problem is to shrink the so-called systemically important financial institutions to a size where the future failure of any one of them doesn't put the rest of the financial system at risk.

SEC Charges Longtime Madoff Employee With Fraud

Bernie Madoff

The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged Eric Lipkin, a longtime employee at Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC (BMIS), with helping Bernard L. Madoff and his firm deceive and defraud investors and regulators about the massive Ponzi scheme.