Stories about Finance

Apr 06 2018

"Pay gap figures are depressingly unsurprising", says Women in Games' Isaaman

Across the companies and organisations that had filed by 5pm on Wednesday, eight out of 10 had a gender pay gap . Men employed in London's City financial district earn...

Apr 06 2018

Sears, Kmart, Delta customer data hit in cyber attack on software provider

Information in this release is fact checked and produced by competent editors of Stocks Pen; however, human error can exist . If you are going to be trading the stock, ...

Apr 05 2018

UKFast reveals gender pay gap of just 0.9%

As the gender pay gap data revelations are all coming to a head today, companies and policymakers alike have been trying to track when gap widens between genders - but as...

Apr 05 2018

Spotify saves millions with unusual stock market debut

Spotify opened at $165.90 a share on the New York Stock Exchange . The company is now valued at around $26.5bn, which is enough to put in the top 10 debuting tec...

Apr 04 2018

Murdoch's Fox could separate Sky News to satisfy UK regulator on takeover

In a statement today, Fox has also said that Disney had "expressed an interest in acquiring Sky News " with a view to adding it to its existing portfolio of televisi...

Apr 04 2018

Distracted Driving A Big Problem, AAA Says

The law restricts hands-free use to a single touch. Twenty-five percent of respondents said they multitask when driving because they think they can do so safely. Most i...

Apr 03 2018

Apple will stop using Intel chips in Macs; INTC shares -8.7%

On a weekly basis, the stock is 2.46%. A total of 45,265,804 shares exchanged hands during the intra-day trade contrast with its average trading volume of 36.55M shares...

Apr 02 2018

Wife Acquitted Of Helping Pulse Gunman; Family Relieved

Noor Salman found not guilty of obstruction of justice and providing material support to her husband in 2016 attack. Salman is the widow of Omar Mateen , who shot...

Mar 30 2018

Kim Jong-un Visits China, More Hopes for Korean Peace

China's backing at this stage will only add to Mr Kim's confidence, given his unchallenged grip on power and the North's nuclear and missile programmes. North Korea has r...

Mar 30 2018

Bank to pay $2 billion penalty over toxic mortgages

In 2014, Bank of America agreed to a record-setting $16 billion settlement. According to the Justice Department's statement, Barclays disputes the allegations. The US h...

Mar 29 2018

Saudi Arabia and SoftBank plan 200GW solar build

The project have the capacity to produce 200 gigawatts (GW) by 2030. Saudi Arabia seeks to diversify the economy and reduce its dependence on oil. At $93 billion it's...

Mar 29 2018

European Commission's spokesperson denies rumors on 2018 FIFA World Cup's boycott

After Australia expelled two Russian diplomats on Tuesday, Bishop said that boycotting the June 14-July 15 tournament in Russia was among "a range" of other options ava...

Mar 28 2018

Shanghai Oil Futures Off To Robust Start On 2nd Day

That possibly changed on Monday, as Asia saw the launch of Shanghai crude oil futures. Crude oil is among the most actively traded commodities, with two key benchma...

Mar 28 2018

White House defends citizenship question on US Census form as standard practice

The U.S. Commerce Department, which runs the Census Bureau, announced on Monday that Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross had made a decision to include the citizenship quest...

Mar 27 2018

New Perth to London flight lands in UK

However, late previous year, Qantas made the decision to move back to Changi as their deal with Emirates expired, bringing thousands more passengers annually through ...

Mar 26 2018

Giants fans lament on Twitter as Bumgarner will miss 'significant' time

Kansas City second baseman Whit Merrifield led off the top of the third inning and hit a come-backer right to Bumgarner, who put both hands up in anticipation of the ba...

Mar 24 2018

USDCHF Heads Lower on US Trade War Escalation

Trump said he was taking those steps in response to theft of American technology. That depends on whether President Donald Trump will settle for a reduction in China's ...

Mar 22 2018

WhatsApp co-founder joins campaign for users to delete Facebook app

Amid a growing row over data breaches linked to the popular social media company, Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg was summoned before a United Kingdom parliamentary co...

Mar 20 2018

Volkswagen Atlas 5-passenger concept to be unveiled in NY

The German automaker said the funds will go towards beefing up the Chattanooga, Tennessee plant to build additional Atlas sport utility vehicles geared towards the U.S. T...

Mar 20 2018

Alibaba Raises Stake in Southeast Asia's Lazada

Lucy Peng, the CEO of Ant Financial , will apparently occupy the post of the chief executive at Lazada Group, while Bittner is expected to work as a senior advisor for...