The jump in interest rates' to their highest level this year caused a surge in mortgage applications. Why? Fear that rates will move even higher. ..
Tokio Marine Holdings Inc said on Wednesday it had agreed to buy U.S. specialty insurer HCC Insurance Holdings Inc (HCC.N) for $7.5 billion, in what would be the biggest M& ..
World stock benchmarks were uneven Wednesday as Greek and EU officials tried once again to break the deadlock over Greece's bailout terms. The yen jumped after Japan' ..
BEIJING/HONG KONG, June 10 (Reuters) - Vehicle sales in China fell for a second straight month in May, the first such consecutive drop since late 2011, highlighting the weakne ..
Investors have had to quickly get used to the recent spurt of market volatility and, with few assets offering a safe haven from the rout, investors are eyeing the vulnerable b ..
Goldman Sachs Group Inc Chairman and Chief Executive Lloyd Blankfein said on Wednesday that he is optimistic about the economic recovery in the United States. Blankfein was sp ..
Bank of Japan board member Takehiro Sato on Wednesday warned of diminishing returns and potential drawbacks of maintaining the bank's massive stimulus program for too lon ..
The attorneys general want to know whether music labels colluded or were pressured into favoring Apple's paid music subscription service, which was released on Monday. Ap ..
Oil traders scrambling to secure crude in the U.S. Midwest have pushed North Dakota's Bakken to a near premium for the first time in two years, a rally stoked by record r ..
The Minneapolis, Minnesota-based retailer said it had invested $3.7 billion through the first quarter of 2015 to retire 56.9 million shares under the buyback program. Target a ..