China cut interest rates unexpectedly on Friday, stepping up efforts to support the world's second-biggest economy as it heads toward its slowest expansion in nearly a qu ..
Insurer Aviva Plc said it had reached agreement on a possible deal to buy Friends Life Group Plc for 5.6 billion pounds in stock. Under the terms of the possible offer, Aviva ..
A U.S. judge on Friday accepted Credit Suisse's guilty plea to end a criminal case accusing it of helping wealthy Americans avoid paying taxes, and ordered the bank to pa ..
U.S. stocks rose on Friday, setting up a fifth consecutive week of gains on Wall Street, after China's central bank cut its benchmark interest rate and its euro zone peer ..
Europe's proposed free trade agreement with the United States would collapse if European leaders bowed to pressure to remove investment protection from any deal, the chai ..
Royal Bank of Scotland said it only marginally passed a stress test last month by European regulators after admitting to an error in data it submitted, calling into question i ..
Mergers and acquisition deals announced so far this year have topped $3 trillion, the highest since 2007, helped by mega deals in the healthcare, energy and power sectors. The ..
Dow Chemical Co said it would add four independent directors to its board as part of an agreement with Daniel Loeb's hedge fund, Third Point LLC, avoiding a proxy battle. ..
People are quitting their jobs like it's 2007, which may be good news for worker paychecks. Almost 2.8 million Americans voluntarily left their employers in September, re ..
By Jan Harvey LONDON (Reuters) - Gold climbed back above $1,200 an ounce on Friday after a surprise rate cut by China fuelled expectations demand could rise in the world' ..