Stories about Finance

Aug 16 2017

Air Berlin Insolvent as Funding Plug Pulled by Etihad

Ryanair, meanwhile, was sharply critical of the government support for Air Berlin and said it had lodged complaints with Germany's competition authority and the Europe...

Aug 16 2017

Train Derails At London Waterloo, Causing Huge Delays

The Crow asked the London Ambulance Service for confirmation and a spokesman has said they didn't attend. Numerous platforms at Waterloo are already closed as part of £...

Aug 14 2017

North Korea tensions continue to weigh on global stocks

Travel and media companies led USA stocks lower in afternoon trading Wednesday as some rare earnings disappointments weighed on the market. Hours later, North Korea said ...

Aug 14 2017

Russian Federation touts "plan" with China to ease US-N. Korea standoff

In Asia, several indexes closed lower overnight. The three main indexes were all down Thursday with the Dow Jones industrial average off 0.93% at 21844.01 points, the...

Aug 12 2017

Tesla seeking to test driver-free electric trucks on public roads

The electric truck, which is due to be unveiled in September by Elon Musk's electric vehicle company, is close to prototype on-road testing, with both Nevada Department o...

Aug 11 2017

Google Fires Diversity Memo Author as CEO Slams Message

Employment lawyers mostly said Damore's potential legal case over his firing was weak though, with some noting Google would have faced potential lawsuits if it had no...

Aug 10 2017

U.S. stocks veer higher in morning trading; oil heads lower

In the United Kingdom, the stock of TV giant ITV was down 1.9 percent in early trading, and Sky shares were down 0.5 percent, while Germany's ProSiebenSat.1 fell 1.2 perc...

Aug 09 2017

SF Neighborhood Residents Aren't Happy This Couple Bought Their Street

The HOA also has sued Cheng and Lam as well as the city to block the couple from selling the street until the appeal is settled. SAN FRANCISCO The street might as well ...

Aug 06 2017

BOE mildly prods market to expect a 2018 hike, pound not impressed

BoE Governor Mark Carney and his top officials reiterated their message that they might raise borrowing costs by slightly more than investors expect over the next three...

Aug 05 2017

ADP Says Activist Investor William Ackman Seeks a Shake-Up

ADP , based in Roseland, New Jersey, rejected the proposals by Pershing Square , saying that they're not in the best interest of shareholders. It also wants Carlos Rodri...

Aug 05 2017

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA) Upgraded to Buy by Vetr Inc

The company's net income worked out to $1.02 per share, four cents below the average Wall Street forecast of $1.06 per share. Maxim Group maintained Teva Pharmaceutical ...

Aug 03 2017

Teen detained after jumping from plane at San Francisco International Airport

An airport spokesperson says the passenger, who was a USA citizen, was detained by a construction crew working on the airfield and had been taken into custody. Relay the ...

Aug 03 2017

Dow Jones crosses over 22000 for first time

The Money Flow Index creates a ratio of Positive Money Flow and Negative Money Flow over time and scales it to a number between 0 and 100. The dip in the dollar - which...

Aug 02 2017

Bitcoin Price Surges Despite Hard Fork Imminence, Moving Towards All-Time High

Furthermore, some exchanges plan to suspend or restrict trade in Bitcoin altogether for several days until they are confident that any disruption has passed. More impor...

Aug 01 2017

Discovery agrees to buy parent of HGTV, Food Network

Whilst this is an astronomical deal, members of both Scripps and Discovery will be looking forward to the benefits that the synergy of their companies will bring. The two...

Jul 29 2017

Oil prices soar on falling USA inventories

Crude oil futures sustained recent gains Friday morning, crawling closer to USD50 a barrel for the first time since May. But analysts say oil prices may have little r...

Jul 29 2017

US Economic Growth Accelerates, Hits 2.6 Percent

In May President Trump put forward a budget for next year that projects growth to steadily advance in the coming years, hitting a sustained pace of 3 percent annually b...

Jul 27 2017

VW Exec Faces Up To 169 Years In Prison Over Dieselgate

A Volkswagen spokeswoman said the auto maker continues to cooperate with U.S. Justice Department probes of individuals and declined to comment further. Judges have deni...

Jul 26 2017

Lyft Now Lets You Stop At Taco Bell On The Way

The bad news is that this is only open in one select market for now: Orange County, California. Competition aside, let's rejoice that these services are making it easier ...

Jul 22 2017

SPICER OUT!… Sean Spicer Resigns Amid Trump Administration Shakeup

The people with knowledge of the decision insisted on anonymity because they were not authorised to discuss the personnel matter publicly. He has since been vocal about...