Tag: ethics

Ethics Of High Frequency Trading: Insider Information

Ethics Of High Frequency Trading: Insider Information

Ethics Of High Frequency Trading: Insider Information Daphne Sobolev School of Management, University College London June 3, 2016 Abstract: Aim. High Frequency Trading poses a large number of ethical questions. The purpose of this study is to examine the ethical […]

The Panama Papers: A Discussion Of Some Ethical Issues

The Panama Papers: A Discussion Of Some Ethical Issues

The Panama Papers: A Discussion Of Some Ethical Issues Robert W. McGee Fayetteville State University – Department of Accounting May 27, 2016 Abstract: The Panama Papers refers to a massive leak of information encompassing more than 11 million documents involving […]

Study Shows CEOs With Poor Ethics Hurt Their Firms

Study Shows CEOs With Poor Ethics Hurt Their Firms

Academics Lee Biggerstaff (Miami University), David Cicero (University of Alabama) and Andy Puckett (University of Tennessee) recently published a paper titled Suspect CEOs, Unethical Culture, and Corporate Misbehavior in the Journal of Financial Economics. In the paper, the authors describe […]

Wealth/Asset Managers: It's Their Money

It’s Their Money by David Merkel, CFA of AlpehBlog Recently, I had a client leave me.  I’m not sure why he did — I didn’t ask, because that’s his  business.  It *is* his money, after all, not mine.  After deducting the […]

Not ‘Illegal,’ But ‘Immoral’

Not ‘Illegal,’ But ‘Immoral’

The head of a New Jersey board that determines how the state invests its pension money was in direct contact with top political and campaign fundraising aides for Gov. Chris Christie as the governor last fall mounted a successful bid […]

penny stocks Promoted Stocks

Promoted Stocks: Not Apt, Not Teed Up, Not Going

Promoted Stocks – Not Apt, Not Teed Up, Not Going by David Merkel, CFA of AlephBlog  Okay, let’s run the promoted stocks scoreboard: Ticker Date of Article Price @ Article Price @ 6/27/14 Decline Annualized Splits GTXO 5/27/2008 2.45 0.022 -99.1% -53.3% […]