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SEC pays more than $3m to whistleblower

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The Securities and Exchange Commission has announced a whistleblower award of more than $3 million to a company insider whose information helped the SEC crack a complex fraud. The multi-million dollar payout is the third highest award to date under the SEC’s whistleblower program.

Venture capital deals hit 15-year high


Venture capital investments rose to their highest level in nearly 15 years during the second quarter, with the majority of funding going to software and media/entertainment companies, according to a report released Friday.



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Morgan Stanley boss gets grilled

Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman on Tuesday stood by his intention to reach a key performance target after facing sharp questions from an analyst about whether he can achieve the goals he laid out.