Securities

Ex-Airport X-Ray Exec Hit With Insider Trading Charges

A former executive for airport X-ray developer OSI Systems has been charged with using his inside knowledge of OSI and another company to earn more than half a million dollars on illegal securities transactions, federal prosecutors in California said Thursday, months after securities regulators sued over the same transactions…

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WeWork, Execs Hit With Derivative Suit After SoftBank Rescue

A proposed class of minority shareholders has sued WeWork and the Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp., as well as executives at both companies, alleging they are shortchanging the minority shareholders with the execs’ “self-interested transactions” as the workspace sharing company flounders…

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Mass. Investment Co. Did $325M In ‘Self-Dealing’ Trades: SEC

Massachusetts-based Bolton Securities Corp. violated federal laws against “self-dealing” trades, racking up $325 million in unlawful transactions, in addition to failing to disclose conflicts of interest, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission alleged in a suit filed Monday in Bay State federal court…

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