Locked In U.S. Hedge Fund Battle, Argentina Faces Default

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French Bank To Pay $8.83 Billion In Sanctions Probe

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BNP Paribas Agrees To Nearly $9 Billion Fine And Admission Of Guilt

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Absentee Ballots To Decide Whether Rep. Rangel Gets A 23rd Term

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U.S. Tip-Toes Closer To Unprecedented Fine On French Banking Giant

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The website RocketHub connects startups with a funding network. Here, the site's founders (from left): Alon Hillel-Tuch, Vladimir Vukicevic, Brian Meece and Jed Cohen. RocketHub hide caption

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Crowdfunding Can Help Build Business, But At What Cost?

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IPO Market Shows Signs Of Strain

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Round-tripping occurs when American citizens open bank accounts in tax havens such as the Cayman Islands, funnel money into the accounts and then use it to buy stocks and bonds back in the U.S. David McFadden/AP hide caption

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Sending Money On An Overseas Round Trip To Avoid Taxes

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"The stock market is rigged," says Michael Lewis, and high-frequency traders are to blame. But defenders of high-speed trading say it plays a legitimate role. Paul Giamou/iStockphoto hide caption

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Traders Defend High-Speed Systems Against Charges Of Rigging

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American-Made, Haven-Kept? Congress Looks At Caterpillar's Tax Returns

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Jury Convicts 5 Ex-Madoff Employees Of Securities Fraud

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JPMorgan Chase Settles Madoff Case For $1.7 Billion

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JPMorgan, DOJ Expected To Settle Over Mortgage Abuses

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SAC Capital Agrees To Plead Guilty To Insider Trading

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