Stories about Finance

Jun 30 2017

United States senators want military ban on Kaspersky Lab products

USA senators sought on Wednesday, June 28 to ban Moscow-based cyber security firm Kaspersky Lab's products from use by the military because of fears the company is vuln...

Jun 28 2017

Taylor Wimpey plc (TW) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages

Also, insider Ryan Mangold sold 230,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 12th. Swingplane Ventures, Inc. (OTCMKTS:SWVI) has 0.0...

Jun 28 2017

Warren Buffett Buys $377 Million of Rental REIT (BRK.A, STOR)

Store said that Berkshire's National Indemnity Co unit spent $377.1 million on 18.62 million shares at $20.25 each, giving it a 9.8 per cent stake. A number of invest...

Jun 27 2017

Sean Spicer greets India 'Happy Independence Day' ahaed of two months time

Spicer said "some days we'll have them" on camera, some days not. They're in the room. The White House Correspondents' Association has urged Spicer to keep the brief...

Jun 27 2017

Amazon buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

It's expected to close in the second half of 2017. Armed with giant warehouses , shopper data, the latest technology and almost endless funds - and now with Whole Foo...

Jun 27 2017

US Supreme Court sides with same-sex couples in Arkansas

However, the Arkansas rule applies even to married opposite-sex couples even if the couple is fully aware that the mother's husband is not the child's biological father...

Jun 26 2017

Shore Capital Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Conviviality PLC (CVR)

The firm has "Sell" rating given on Tuesday, May 16 by Numis Securities. UBS maintained Rotork p.l.c. (LON:ROR) on Friday, February 26 with "Neutral" rating. Isom Robert ...

Jun 25 2017

Uber knew fired exec had info at center of Google theft case

The woman, a resident of Texas, sued Uber and Kalanick , two former senior executives for intrusion into private affairs, public disclosure of private facts and defa...

Jun 25 2017

Walmart won't battle Amazon for Whole Foods for a very simple reason

Morgan analysts said. Breezing through the grocer's stores with an app that scans affordable fruits and seafood? Probably the biggest story of late was Amazon's annou...

Jun 24 2017

Brazilian president says he built warm ties with Putin

Only Obama and three senior aides were permitted to see it. "Our primary interest in August, September and October was to prevent them from doing the max they could do"...

Jun 24 2017

Federal Reserve: US Banks Passed Stress Test

The results of the first part of the central bank's so-called stress tests showed 34 major lenders were on solid capital footing, the Fed said. Dodd-Frank stress tests ...

Jun 23 2017

BC throne speech marks beginning of the end for Liberal minority government

Last month's election saw the Liberals win 43 seats, one seat short of a majority, and the New Democrats and Greens have an agreement to defeat the Liberals in a confiden...

Jun 21 2017

Ivanka Trump visits Capitol to talk family tax policies

As far as the specifics of any legislation go, a number of proposals are in discussion, Fisher and Rubio said. Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), Sen. But "we should be prepared to ...

Jun 21 2017

MSCI Gives Green Light To China A-Shares On Fourth Try

Chinese stocks dipped 0.2 percent overnight in Asia, but have risen more than 7 percent over the last month as the MSCI expectations have added to a growing sense tha...

Jun 20 2017

French Police Targeted in Paris Terror, Suspect Dead

Update 17:17pm: The attacker was a 31-year-old man from a Paris suburb who had been flagged for extremism, police officials said. A person is seen on the ground as a ...

Jun 19 2017

Congressman Scalise Upgraded to Serious Condition, Showing Improvement: Hospital

Scalise, who remains in critical condition but has improved, was shot in the left hip and suffered damage to internal organs. "He is more responsive, and is speaking wi...

Jun 16 2017

Tech drags Wall St lower; financials buoy Dow

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA- 21,374.56) briefly lost steam after the Fed announcement, but shot higher in the final minutes of trading, touching an all-time ...

Jun 15 2017

Donald Trump being personally investigated for obstruction of justice

Trump hasn't commented on the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director. " Let Robert Mueller do his job ", Ryan said . Even as leading Republican legislators...

Jun 14 2017

Uber CEO to take leave, leadership team to run company

The need for a new approach was highlighted by former Uber engineer Susan Fowler , who published a blog post in February in which she said that she was sexually ha...

Jun 13 2017

Starbucks teams with Lady Gaga for 'Cups of Kindness'

Four colorful drinks are included in this line: the beloved Pink Drink and Ombré Pink Drink , as well as two new editions, the Matcha Lemonade and the Violet Drin...