Trading

LEADING OFF: Nola vs Scherzer; deGrom faces Bumgarner

Top contenders for the NL Cy Young Award square off when Aaron Nola (14-3, 2.24 ERA) and the Phillies face Max Scherzer (16-5, 2.11) and the Nationals in their series finale. Nola is 2-0 with a 1.98 ERA in two starts this season against Washington, which has won consecutive games against Philadelphia since trading away … Continue reading LEADING OFF: Nola vs Scherzer; deGrom faces Bumgarner

The St. Louis | Cardinals deal Pham to Rays as trading deadline arrives

The St. Louis Cardinals have traded outfielder Tommy Pham to the Tampa Bay Rays for three minor league players, outfielder Justin Williams, left-handed pitcher Genesis Cabrera and right-handed pitcher Roel Ramirez. The Rays also received international cap space in the four-player trade announced Tuesday, baseball’s deadline for trades without waivers. There had already been a … Continue reading The St. Louis | Cardinals deal Pham to Rays as trading deadline arrives

Pennsylvania News: Irwin Man, Jeffrey John Valenta Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison for Collecting and Trading Child Porn Videos

PITTSBURGH, PA. – A resident of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, has been sentenced in federal court to a term of imprisonment of 60 months to be followed by five years of supervised release on his conviction of receipt of material depicting the sexual exploitation of a minor, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. Chief … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: Irwin Man, Jeffrey John Valenta Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison for Collecting and Trading Child Porn Videos

New York News: Three Men Arrested And Charged With Trading On Inside Information Misappropriated From A Credit Rating Agency

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and William F. Sweeney Jr., the Assistant Director-in-Charge of the New York Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), announced today the arrests of SEBASTIAN PINTO-THOMAZ, ABELL OUJADDOU, and JEREMY MILLUL for their participation in a … Continue reading New York News: Three Men Arrested And Charged With Trading On Inside Information Misappropriated From A Credit Rating Agency

Beta Testing of Covesting’s Cryptocurrency Trading Platform Officially Starts

GIBRALTAR (STL.News) Covesting, a fintech startup launched by former Saxo Bank traders, has almost completed the development of its revolutionary trading platform.  Now, just one step away from the launch, the company has selected 200 beta testers and will provide them with the opportunity to explore the main features of the platform during beta testing. Covesting … Continue reading Beta Testing of Covesting’s Cryptocurrency Trading Platform Officially Starts

Stocks edge higher in early trading, led by energy companies

NEW YORK/January 22, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— U.S. stock indexes are edging higher Monday, led by energy companies. High-dividend stocks are also higher as bond yields decline, but industrial companies are falling. Yields had climbed to their highest level in more than three years last week. French pharmaceutical company Sanofi and biotech drugmaker Celgene both announced large acquisitions. … Continue reading Stocks edge higher in early trading, led by energy companies

US stock indexes mixed in early trading; oil prices slide

January 19, 2018(AP)(STL.News)-The major U.S. stock indexes were mixed in early trading Friday as gains by banks and consumer-focused companies outweighed losses in energy and other sectors. The price of oil fell on a report saying U.S. production is set to rise further above 50-year highs. Investors were monitoring developments in Washington ahead of a … Continue reading US stock indexes mixed in early trading; oil prices slide

Global stocks little changed on final trading day of 2017

SEOUL, South Korea /December 29, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) – Global stocks were little changed on the final trading day of 2017 Friday but most stock markets are set to finish this year with gains. KEEPING SCORE: Britain’s FTSE 100 inched up 0.1 percent to 7,633.85. France’s CAC 40 dipped 0.1 percent to 5,332.85 and Germany’s DAX … Continue reading Global stocks little changed on final trading day of 2017