Archive for January, 2011

Goldman’s Tourre cannot delay SEC case, judge says (Reuters)

Reuters – Goldman Sachs Group Inc vice president Fabrice Tourre lost his bid to delay depositions in a U.S. regulator’s lawsuit accusing him of misleading investors about a product linked to subprime mortgages.

Egyptian unrest stalks world markets (AP)

AP – The tense stand-off in Egypt dominated market sentiment Monday as investors sized up the potential impact on oil supplies and whether any other government in the region may soon face the wrath of its people.

European stocks drop on Egypt tensions (AFP)

AFP – European stocks fell on Monday as political unrest in Egypt pushed down the share prices of oil majors and travel groups, traders said.