Securities and Exchange Commission

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton IndictedThe Republican is accused of misleading investors before taking office.
IRS Says Prominent Texas Billionaire & Late Brother Owe $3BThe IRS wants $3.2 billion to cover back taxes that it says are owed by a prominent Texas businessman and his late brother who the IRS says hid income by setting up overseas trust funds.
Energy Future Holdings Misses Filing Deadline Energy Future Holdings is still not ready to file its already delayed annual report, the company said in a filing Tuesday with the federal Securities and Exchange Commission.
Lawyers For SEC, Mark Cuban Make Closing Arguments A government lawyer told jurors that billionaire Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban had an unfair and illegal advantage over other investors when he dumped $7.9 million in shares of an Internet company and then lied about why he sold.
Mavericks Owner Says He Went To Trial So He Wouldn't Be BulliedDuring his second day of testifying, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban told jurors he could have settled the insider trading civil lawsuit filed by the SEC but he didn't because he had done nothing wrong.
Cuban, Gov't Lawyer Spar At Insider-Trading TrialMark Cuban sparred with a government lawyer Thursday over why the billionaire and Dallas Mavericks owner dumped his shares in a Canadian search-engine company in 2004.
JC Penney Shares Up On George Soros InvestmentShares of beleaguered retailer J.C. Penney are up more than 6 percent in aftermarket trading on Thursday after billionaire financier George Soros disclosed a 7.9 percent stake in the company.
North Texas Power Company Considers BankruptcyA Dallas-based power company says it is considering filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy to restructure $32 billion in debt.
Mark Cuban Loses Bid To Dump Insider Trading CaseA federal judge has denied a request by Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban to throw out a civil lawsuit accusing him of insider trading.
Woman Sentenced To 80 Years In Plano Ponzi SchemeA 61-year-old woman living in Maine was sentenced to 80 years in prison for operating a Ponzi scheme through a wealth management firm in Plano.
FDIC Backs Ban On Banks Trading For Own ProfitBanks would be barred from trading for their own profit instead of their clients under a rule federal regulators proposed Tuesday. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. backed the draft rule on a 3-0 vote.
SEC Watchdog Finds No Merit To Cuban's ClaimsA watchdog report says Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has no grounds to claim that Securities and Exchange Commission attorneys engaged in misconduct in an insider trading case against him.