Essays Tagged: "Insider trading"

Law and Regulation, The Apitome of American Capitalism? The Emergance of Wall Street and New York as an International Financial Icon 1900-2002. Steele's novel "The Great Game"

, Wall Street was a ruthless environment with almost no laws or regulatory measures. Fraud, bribes, insider trading, market corners and an overall lack of precise accounting created a tremendously unb ... to be usurped by a higher governing body. This permitted laws and regulations against schemes (e.g. insider trading, bribes, etc.) by these seat holders, creating a more trust worthy market with incre ...

(7 pages) 92 0 3.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Insider Trading In Stock Markets And SEBI.

CORPORATE FINANCEPROJECTONINSIDER TRADING&THE SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE BOARD OF INDIABYANUJ N SEHGALCONTENTSI.Emergence of ... nt features of the SEBI Act, 1992V.Powers and Functions of the Securities Exchange Board Of IndiaVI.Insider TradingIntroductionProtection under General LawInsider Trading Law in IndiaInsider Trading L ... sence of fair practices in trading in the market such as rigging of shares, manipulation of prices, insider trading and a large spread between the bid and offer prices.k)Delay in delivery of shares an ...

(45 pages) 267 0 3.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Case Study: Issue: Insider Trading

of financial difficulty.Issue:Was Bob in violation of rule 10b and 16b?Rule:10b- Anybody who is an insider must not trade on the basis of inside or non public information to anyone else who is not po ... lation of rule 10-b(5) Rule "Disclosing and Disclosure Rule", which states that, "Anybody who is an insider must not trade on the basis of inside or non-public information to anyone else who is not po ...

(3 pages) 130 0 3.8 Jan/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Insider Trading and White Collar Crime

There are many different forms of fraud, and one of the more interesting ones is insider trading. Insider trading like many other forms can involve big social networks, and small so ... at specific information confidential. This can be effortlessly seen in examining the case involving insider trading and Dennis Levine and the Scandal that rocked Wall Street. In it, Levine makes use o ... wanted to use his position as a springboard to Wall Street. He met Bob Wilkis who introduced him to insider trading, back when they were considered "hot stock tips "and his $19,000 annual salary turne ...

(6 pages) 211 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Analysis: Business Values

ll have an impact on a foreign company's business ethics. For instance, in a country such as Japan, insider trading was not considered an unethical practice. Whereas in the United States, insider trad ... only unethical, it is also illegal and subject to prosecution. The reason why the Japanese accepted insider trading was because they felt that no one had advantages over other traders. In the United S ...

(3 pages) 150 0 3.9 Aug/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Types of Crime

(1 pages) 49 0 1.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Why it is important that people study business ethic

lic mistrust and has become a major concern in the business arena. For example, accounting scandal, insider trading, falsification of documents, false advertisement, bribery, just to name a few, are s ...

(5 pages) 231 0 3.5 Jul/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Business ethics

ical scandals which involves several activities, which includes tax evasion, racial discrimination, insider trading, employee drug and alcohol abuse, and many more. Business ethics has a huge impact o ...

(9 pages) 245 0 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Imclone Systems

ngs got worse. Federal regulators announced that they were launching an investigation into possible insider trading by the company's founder and CEO, Sam Waksal. Within the company, shock was compound ...

(3 pages) 30 0 3.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Comparison of the stock market of 1929 and 2006

ult, the large investors ruled the market to increase their wealth.§Unethical activities, like insider trading, emerged in the stock market of 1929.§The government regulates stock market tod ...

(2 pages) 38 0 3.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

Current Ethical Issues

e important to all businesses, especially where financial reporting and stock trading are involved. Insider trading, or "the trading of a corporation's stock or other securities by corporate insiders, ... practice that is becoming a concern as corporate mergers and acquisitions become more commonplace ("Insider Trading," 2006). Following is a summary of an article involving the ethical issue of insider ...

(5 pages) 194 0 5.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Accounting Regulatory Bodies

by bringing civil enforcement actions against companies and individuals who violate the laws, like insider trading and accounting fraud.Financial Accounting Standards BoardThe Financial Accounting St ...

(3 pages) 483 1 3.5 May/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Using Property Rights and Fairness to Argue Against Insider Trading

Using Property Rights and Fairness to Argue Against Insider TradingHenry G. Manne in Insider Trading and Property Rights in NewInformation argues no sha ... Manne in Insider Trading and Property Rights in NewInformation argues no shareholder is injured by insider trading. Rather, the shares will increase in value as the price is pushed in the correct dir ... price further. He believes the "fairness" issue is misplaced as a reason to regulate the practice. Insider trading not only means selling a stock, but also not selling it at a given time. Those not s ...

(1 pages) 21 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Securities and Exchange Commission

ir finances for all companies that were considered public. The best known illegal acts are known as insider trading, accounting fraud and false or misleading investment information.The SEC is responsi ...

(5 pages) 69 0 3.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Accounting Regulatory Bodies Paper

l enforcement actions against companies and or individuals that violate the laws. Examples would be insider trading and accounting fraud like the ENRON scandal or Martha Stewart and K-Mart.Financial A ...

(3 pages) 16 0 0.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Impact of Unethical Behavior

, Enron Corporation filed for bankruptcy, which led to criminal investigations of money laundering, insider trading and fraud involving top executives. Although top level executives at Enron were like ...

(3 pages) 35 0 0.0 Jun/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Impact of insider trading on business ethics in the Union Bank of Switzerland

he world, it is a global leader in the banking industry.This report analyzes the business ethics of insider trading and the consequences that Union Bank of Switzerland had encountered a few months ago ... from trying to cover up their mistake by "doubling up their bets" and making things worse.Impact of insider trading on business ethics in Union Bank of SwitzerlandCHAPTER 1 - INTRODUCTIONBackgroundThe ...

(12 pages) 5 0 0.0 Jul/2012

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Insider Trading

scenario surprised you most2) Why did it surprise you?3) Explain why you think or don't think that insider training is ethical. Consider the discussion of what is moral that we had before the film.Sc ... d me the most was number 5: Stitching together a mosaic, because I was pretty sure that there is no insider trading involved. According to SEC "illegal insider trading refers generally to buying or se ...

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers