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BY: Michael D. Reif | April 16, 2019

Former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn is facing aggravated fraud charges from German prosecutors for his leadership of the automaker “when it deceived regulators about its vehicles’ diesel exhaust levels.” The criminal charges are the first of their kind filed against an individual in connection with the emissions scandal that has rocked the German auto industry … Continue reading

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

BY: Michael D. Reif | May 26, 2017

So what happens when traders attempt to manipulate the index that’s meant to measure fear in the stock market itself? Well, we might just be finding out. Two UT Austin researchers think that we’re seeing efforts to mess with the value of VIX derivatives—a troubling accusation (and a controversial one, at that) – WSJ More … Continue reading