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Former Intel exec pleads guilty in Galleon case

A former Intel executive pleads guilty to conspiracy and securities fraud by providing confidential information in the Galleon Group insider-trading case.

By Feb. 8, 2010


Executive charged in Galleon case leaves IBM

A high-ranking IBM executive charged with insider trading connected to the Galleon Group has left the company.

By Oct. 30, 2009


Former AMD chief linked to Galleon case

Hector Ruiz, the former CEO and chairman of Advanced Micro Devices, has been linked to the insider-trading case, according to a Wall Street Journal report.

By Oct. 27, 2009


Feds charge tech exec with insider trading

Former Xilinx big shot implicated in scheme to tip off Galleon hedge fund manager who used the inside info to short company's stock.

By Oct. 26, 2012


Former IBM exec gets jail time for insider trading scheme

After pleading guilty in March, former senior VP Robert Moffat is sentenced to six months in jail over his role in a hedge fund insider trading case.

By Sep. 14, 2010


MacTicker does not register (or work?) with AppleTalk off

MacTicker does not register (or work?) with AppleTalk off

By Jan. 4, 1999


Six charged in tech insider-trading scheme

Employees of Intel, IBM, and McKinsey have been charged by federal prosecutors with providing insider information to hedge fund managers.

By Oct. 16, 2009


Road Trip Pic of the Week, 1/6: What is this?

If you know what this is and where it's located, you could win a prize in the CNET Road Trip Picture of the Week challenge.

By Jan. 6, 2011


Former AMD chief Ruiz leaving spin-off

Hector Ruiz, chairman of spin-off Globalfoundries, will resign with an immediate leave of absence in effect. The announcement follows the emergence of his name in connection with an insider trading case.

By Nov. 2, 2009


Mystery AMD executive in insider-trading case

An unnamed AMD executive is cited repeatedly in the government's complaint charging six people with securities fraud.

By Oct. 22, 2009