A Connecticut venture capital executive accused of insider trading and of cheating his clients out of tens of millions of dollars has fled the country, the U.S. Securities and ..
Financial firm Markit said the "flash," or preliminary, reading of its Purchasing Managers Index for the services sector slipped to 56.4 in May from a final reading ..
New U.S. single-family home sales rose more than expected in April and the median price surged, suggesting the housing market recovery was gaining traction. ..
U.S. consumer confidence rose in May, according to a private sector report released on Tuesday. The Conference Board, an industry group, said its index of consumer attitudes r ..
A gauge of U.S. business investment spending plans increased solidly for a second straight month in April, a hopeful sign for manufacturing activity after a long spell of weak ..
Patrick Drahi, the billionaire owner of deal-hungry European telecoms group Altice (ATCE.AS), will not let missing out on Time Warner Cable (TWC.N) dissuade him from further e ..
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More Swiss banks are expected to settle with the U.S. Department of Justice "in the near future" to avoid prosecution on charges of helping U.S. account holders hide ..
Iraq is taking OPEC's strategy to defend its share of the global oil market to a new level. The nation plans to boost crude exports by about 26% to a record 3.75 million ..
U.S. home prices rose at a steady pace in March, pushed higher by a limited supply of houses for sale. The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index ros ..