Sat, 04 Jul 2015 13:06:06 EDTChina has decided to suspend new stock sales and, in a first, establish a market-stabilization fund aimed at fighting off the worst equities selloff in years.
Sun, 05 Jul 2015 03:28:41 EDTMalaysia’s attorney general said a probe into a troubled state investment fund has uncovered documents related to allegations that money was transferred into the personal bank accounts of Prime Minister Najib Razak.
Sat, 04 Jul 2015 16:36:43 EDT‘Expectations have kind of run away,’ says new Credit Suisse CEO Tidjane Thiam, as he plays down optimism he can quickly lift the Swiss bank out of its recent malaise.
Fri, 03 Jul 2015 13:36:48 EDTHedge funds managers with exposure to Greek stocks and warrants face an uncertain wait ahead of Sunday’s referendum, after being unable to get their money back or easily value their funds this week.
Sat, 04 Jul 2015 06:04:40 EDTThe return of the El Niño weather phenomenon is forcing agricultural commodity players to prepare for low crop yields and heightened price volatility.
Fri, 03 Jul 2015 00:24:27 EDTActivism-defense specialist William Anderson is leaving Goldman Sachs for Evercore Partners, according to people familiar with the matter.
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:31:10 EDTBrazil’s antitrust agency is investigating banking giants HSBC Holdings PLC, Citigroup Inc., Deutsche Bank AG and others on suspicion of forming a cartel to manipulate the exchange rate of the Brazilian currency, the real.
Sat, 04 Jul 2015 16:45:54 EDTU.S. regulators are sounding the alarm about banks’ exposure to oil and gas producers, a move that could limit their ability to lend to companies battered by a yearlong slump in prices.
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:45:29 EDTAn improving job market is giving Americans the wherewithal to keep buying more. But things aren’t so good that spending is about to really rip.
Fri, 03 Jul 2015 08:28:30 EDTAway from Greece, the eurozone, and Germany in particular, is enjoying the benefit of ultra-low bond yields.
Sat, 04 Jul 2015 20:45:30 EDTThe bubble’s deflation shows China’s reputation for omnipotence in economic matters is hardly unassailable.
Fri, 03 Jul 2015 06:19:18 EDTGovernment plans to sell Lloyds shares to the public will mean financial gains for a lucky few but political insurance for the bank.
Fri, 03 Jul 2015 08:29:51 EDTThe iron-ore market is discovering why the archenemy of high commodity prices is, well, high commodity prices.
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:42:39 EDTThe Justice Department is probing airline expansion practices. But cheap valuations will allow shareholders to be patient.
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:48:54 EDTThe acquisition of Chubb by ACE likely signals the start of a merger rush for U.S. insurers. AIG isn’t likely to join in.
Fri, 03 Jul 2015 05:39:48 EDTNoble Group has been busy buying back its beleaguered stock. That risks weakening the more important fight: defending its credit.
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 12:17:33 EDTBonds of Italy’s Enel are on the ECB’s shopping list. Investors shouldn’t assume this prefaces mass corporate-bond buying.