The following video is from Tuesday's Investor Beat, in which host Chris Hill and Motley Fool analysts Jason Moser and Matt Koppenheffer dissect the hardest-hitting investing stories of the day.
Hedge fund giant SAC Capital and founder Steven Cohen are set to pay $1.8 billion and plead guilty to criminal fraud charges. The fine is the largest ever for insider trading. In the lead story on today's Investor Beat, our analysts discuss the psychological effect that massive insider trading scandals have on the individual investor and whether Wall Street is a rigged game.
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