| Sep 4, 2013
| 7:51 AM
HUNCHUN, China -- The Chinese railroad official whose house in the Los Angeles suburb of Walnut drew the attention of anti-corruption investigators has been charged with accepting nearly $8 million in bribes, state media reported.
Zhang Shuguang, 57, is...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 5:15 PM
NEW YORK — The bank's infamous "London whale" trades involved complex financial products, but prosecutors alleged that a cover-up by former JPMorgan Chase & Co. employees involved simple lies.
The accusation was part of criminal charges filed...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Federal energy regulators have formally laid out their allegations against JPMorgan Chase & Co., accusing the banking giant of manipulating energy markets in California and the Midwest.
In a Monday email, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission accused...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 12:42 PM
When the New York Times website went dark Wednesday morning, suspicions that it had been the target of a cyberattack were raised immediately.
Those beliefs were seemingly bolstered when Fox Business, citing an unnamed source, reported that the newspaper...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 9:37 AM
Zynga Inc. is kicking the gambling habit.
The social gaming company had been trying to get into the online betting business as revenue from Facebook games weakens, but on Thursday Zynga said during its second-quarter earnings report that it would not...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 6:29 PM
So much for the new, "tougher" Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
FERC, as the agency is known, is in the process of negotiating a settlement with JPMorgan Chase & Co., the huge New York bank that has been accused of serial frauds against...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 2:57 PM
Megabanks aren't the only financial firms to meet or beat expectations this earnings season.
Many California regional banks are reporting stronger earnings and putting new loans on their books, thanks to the improving economy and progress in dealing...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 1:26 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- No question Marissa Mayer has star power. But can she lift Yahoo out of its doldrums?
One year ago the aging Internet laggard's fortunes suddenly seemed brighter: It recruited the prominent Google executive. Overnight, Yahoo was...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 9:23 PM
WASHINGTON — The nation's eight largest banks would have to meet tougher financial ratios than required under international standards as part of proposed rules designed to protect taxpayers from another financial crisis.
Under the plan, Bank of...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 9:08 PM
Dear Liz: My son is 12 and receives a regular monthly allowance that I've been giving to him in cash. I think it might be time for a checking account. I would like to teach him about using a debit card and not overdrawing his account. All the banks that I...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 9:16 PM
The gig: Dominic Ng, 54, is chairman and chief executive of Pasadena's East West Bank, formerly a savings and loan association based in L.A.'s Chinatown that he built into the nation's largest Chinese American bank, with $23 billion in assets. The bank...