BioMarin Pharmaceuticals Inc said it would buy Dutch drug developer Prosensa Holding NV for about $840 million including milestone payments, aiming to add to its portfolio of ..
Gap Inc has struck a deal with Europe's largest dedicated online fashion retailer Zalando to sell its core brand from next May, hoping to reach more consumers, particular ..
Travel and retail spending go hand in hand says Jeff Macke. That means this week, even before Black Friday, could be a big one for consumer names. ..
French and British banks are urging the European Commission to reconsider plans to isolate high-risk trading activities at big banks, warning the move could discourage lending ..
A closely-watched survey shows German business confidence rose in November, putting an end to six consecutive months of declines. It was a modestly upbeat sign for the largest ..
U.S. electric carmaker Tesla Motors is in talks with Germany's BMW over a possible collaboration in batteries and lightweight components, Tesla's Chief Executive Elo ..
Trade unions have opened a month of intermittent strike action by paralyzing the port of Antwerp and slowing train traffic through much of Belgium. Monday's protest actio ..
Britain's GlaxoSmithKline has asked its shareholders to vote at a meeting on Dec. 18 on its proposed major deal with Switzerland's Novartis , which will see the two ..
Aviva shares fell almost 4 percent and Friends Life jumped 7 percent on Monday following news of their possible 5.6 billion pound merger, seen as providing a good fit in the l ..
China's banks , already saddled with mounting bad debt, face the risk of sagging profit growth after an interest-rate cut slashed their margins on loans. The twist: some inves ..