World stocks were on the brink of a two-month low on Friday, as beaten-down oil prices and a slide in China's yuan to 4-1/2 year lows left markets in a somber mood. Volat ..
Dutch cooperative bank Rabobank [RABO.UL] plans to lay off nearly a fifth of its workforce to boost profit and prepare for tougher European banking guidelines, it said on Wedn ..
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has been talking tough on Wall Street, but that has yet to stop finance-industry bigwigs from opening up their checkbooks for ..
Merger discussions between Dow Chemical (DOW.N) and DuPont (DD.N), two of the biggest and oldest names in the U.S. chemical industry, were prompted, at least in part, by a ..
With the holidays beckoning, negotiations intensified on Capitol Hill Thursday on a $1.1 trillion government-wide spending bill and a sprawling tax package touching all sector ..
GENEVA/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hoverboards may be on many people's Christmas lists but they present a conundrum for airlines, which are mulling the best way to transport the ..
At the same time, Wal-Mart announced it will hire former Target Corp (TGT.N) marketing chief, Michael Francis, as a consultant starting January 1, 2016. Francis will initiate ..
The Environmental Protection Agency and California Air Resources Board approved the sale of the new 2016 BMW diesel X5 after government testing found no evidence of software t ..
Major U.S. indexes have had a bruising week as a rout in oil prices made investors worry about economic growth. Oil futures (LCOc1) fell to fresh lows since 2009 as traders lo ..
Ford Motor Co (F.N) plans to invest an additional $4.5 billion by 2020 in programs to broaden its offerings of hybrids and electric vehicles, Chief Executive Officer Mark Fiel ..