The Basel Committee of banking supervisors from nearly 30 countries published a second round of consultation on reforming how risks on trading books could be added up after fi ..
Puerto Rico has been called the next Detroit and the next Greece. It's buried in debt and possibly teetering on the edge of bankruptcy. But that isn't scaring away hedge funds ..
RIO DE JANEIRO—In 2006, Eike Batista strode into Rio's opulent Copacabana Palace hotel for cocktails with a Canadian pension fund looking to play Brazil's rise. Mr. Batista di ..
A onetime engineer who earned his law degree at night has been behind the government’s campaign to punish Wall Street for the financial crisis ..
Facebook Inc. spooked investors with warnings that it may be nearing the limits of one of its most important areas of revenue growth. ..
U.S. stock-market officials and regulators earlier this year may have missed a chance to head off problems related to a major glitch in August that stopped trading in Nasdaq S ..
Weak spending in this stressed consumer segment has already led retailers including Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Target Corp. to lower their sales forecasts for the rest of the ye ..
We may now know what the most devastating statement of Barack Obama’s presidency is going to be: “If you like it, you can keep it.” ..
While Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has taken responsibility for the rocky roll-out of the government's dysfunctional website, other skirmishes ar ..
Many labor experts believe there’s a troublesome 'skills gap' in America: Too many workers who specialize in things companies no longer need, coupled with a shortage ..