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Toys 'R' Us IPO lands 10 Wall Street firms with fines

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More than 10 years after a crackdown on conflicts of interest at Wall Street investment banks, many of the biggest financial firms have been taken to task by a regulator for using their research analysts to curry the favor of a client in a stock offering.

Top firms take on $16bn on gas project

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As energy prices have been hammered in recent weeks, some of Wall Street's biggest players are nonetheless ready to write billion-dollar checks to finance a nearly $16 billion Gulf Coast natural-gas project for Cheniere Energy, according to documents and people familiar with the matter.

A $425m jackpot for Wall Street whistleblowers

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Seems like everywhere you turn these days, there's a whistleblower breaking their silence and blowing the whistle on some form of wrongdoing. But, surprisingly, what we don't hear much about are Wall Street whistleblowers tapping into a giant $425 million jackpot just waiting to be distributed.

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Profits skyrocket at Jefferies

Jefferies, the Wall Street firm owned by Leucadia National Corp., said fiscal third-quarter profit rose almost sevenfold on gains in investment banking.