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Citigroup Top Lobbyist Turns Christmas-Tree Seller for Holidays

Christmas Tree And Bauble

Citigroup Executive Vice President Candi Wolff can talk about Christmas trees for hours. She can tell you how an electric tree baler works, the difference between a Colorado Blue Spruce and a Douglas Fir, and that tree sales are a year-end economic indicator, although she can’t quite tell you why.

Ex-SAC Manager’s Indictment Boosts Pressure to Cooperate

Pointing The Finger

The insider-trading indictment of ex-SAC Capital Advisors LP portfolio manager Mathew Martoma sets in motion a criminal trial process that puts new pressure on him to cooperate with the government’s investigation of the hedge- fund firm founded by billionaire Steven Cohen.



Voltage Sign

Barclays sued by utility company

A California water utility filed a class action lawsuit on Tuesday to recoup losses in the electric market that it blames on Barclays, which the U.S. government fined $453m in 2013 for manipulating electricity prices.