3 hrs ago
Insurance Journal West
Q&A: Liability Insurance Implication for Admitting Wrongdoing in SEC Settlements
Earlier this year, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission reached a settlement with New York-based hedge fund adviser Philip A. Falcone and his advisory firm Harbinger Capital Partners.
10 hrs ago
Insurance News Net
Clarity On Private Equity; Low Interest Rates To Spur Deals
Excess capital among annuity insurers, low organic growth and financing rates, louder activist shareholders and the narrowing of bid-ask spreads means it's likely the market will see more private equity deals, an expert said.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
The Washington Post
Ergen Loses Bid to Dismiss Lawsuit Over LightSquared Debt
Charles Ergen lost a bid to end a lawsuit alleging he acted improperly in buying debt of LightSquared Inc., a bankrupt wireless-network provider that he has separately offered to buy to complement his Dish Network Corp. and EchoStar Corp. U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Shelley Chapman in Manhattan today denied Ergen's request to dismiss the suit brought by ... (more)
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Silver City Sun-News
Revamped GED exam will be more expensive, difficult and computerized
Miriam Zapata works Monday on a computer in the Dona Ana Community College Student Resources Testing Center, where the school's GED testing takes place.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Wall Street Journal
Harbinger of a Changing Gowanus
Some locals are enthusiastically for it, and others are adamantly against it. But residents of Gowanus, Brooklyn, generally agree on one thing: The Whole Foods opening this month will irrevocably change the neighborhood.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Stock Insights on DIAAF, NGRC, REVO and HRG
Diamant Art Corp. provides product management and security solutions. Its products are used in people management, RFID employee management, proof of authentic purchase, energy management, and people counting.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Harbinger Group Inc. Reports Fiscal 2013 Results
Revenues Increase 24% to $5.5 billion , Reflecting Strong Growth Across All Four Operating Segments; Operating Income Up 80% from Fiscal 2012 NEW YORK -- -- Harbinger Group Inc. , a diversified holding company focused on acquiring and growing businesses that are undervalued or fairly valued with attractive financial or strategic characteristics, ... (more)
Sat Nov 16, 2013
LightSquared Suit Accuses Ergen of Improperly Buying Debt
Dish Network Corp. Chairman Charles Ergen was accused in a lawsuit by Philip A. Falcone's LightSquared Inc. of secretly buying debt in the bankrupt wireless company to lay the groundwork for a takeover.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
The Poverty Harbinger
It's easy to forget about jobs. Amid headlines of Iranian sanction lifting, millions of Americans losing their health insurance, political malfeasance and the cover-ups they trigger, the grand backstory shaping these stories is the fundamental transformation of what it means to labor in America.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Wall Street's New Death Penalty- Managing Reputation in an Era of "Guilty"
While not as final as the punishment meted out by Chinese courts against this investment criminal the US Securities and Exchange Commission's new focus on "guilty" can mean a death sentence for errant Wall Street firms.