Mar 24, 2014 1:11 PM ET
Stocks on Wall Street turned lower after manufacturing slowdown in the U.S. and China. Political leaders of NATO nations gathered in Europe to discuss latest situation in Ukraine and tensions with Russia.
Mar 24, 2014 12:41 PM ET
Apple is in talks with Comcast for streaming-television service of its set-top box. Gilead Sciences slid after the lawmakers asked to justify the price of $84,000. Herbalife agreed for three more representatives of Carl Icahn.
Mar 24, 2014 10:47 AM ET
BNP Paribas lifted its fiscal outlook for years to 2016. Credit Suisse agreed to pay $885 million to settle a U.S. regulator lawsuit linked to faulty mortgages. The Co-op plans to raise additional £400 million. Standard Life plans to buy Ignis Asset worth £400 million.
Mar 24, 2014 10:30 AM ET
Stocks in Tokyo closed higher after a 3-day weekend and despite a weakness in manufacturing sector in China. Automakers, electronics exporters and select banks led the gainers. Seibu Holdings in expected to raise as much as $1.75 billion in a public offering.
Mar 24, 2014 9:30 AM ET
Australian stocks traded lower after a private survey in China indicated larger than expected weakness in manufacturing sector. G8 Education Limited acquired Sterling Early Education for $228 million. Macquarie Group Limited lifted its annual earnings outlook.
Mar 24, 2014 9:07 AM ET
BHEL secured a large contract worth Rs 3,000 crore from NTPC. Federal Bank received approvals to increase foreign investment stake up to 74%. IIFL completed sale of its stake in two Sri Lankan subsidiaries. RIL increase gas price from April.
Mar 17, 2014 3:56 AM ET
CBS plans to spin off its outdoor advertising unit. CHS agreed to acquire selected Canadian retail assets of Crop Production Services. Chesapeake to separate its oilfield services business. Sears board approved to spin-off its Lands'' End business.
Mar 17, 2014 3:53 AM ET
Stocks in Tokyo traded lower after investors focused on rising tensions in Ukraine. Crimea voted to split from Ukraine with 97% of voting in favor. EU foreign ministers impose sanctions and travel bans on 21 Russians in retaliation. Alibaba plans to list its stock in New York.
Mar 17, 2014 3:51 AM ET
Australian market indexes turned lower after choppy trading on the rising tensions in Crimean peninsula in Ukraine. Australian vehicle sales in February declined 3.5% from a year ago February 93,000. BHP reaffirmed its plan to return $6 billion as dividend in 2015.
Mar 17, 2014 3:48 AM ET
Allianz agreed to acquire insurance business of UnipolSai for €440 million. Bourbon received a bid from Jaccar Holdings for €1.4 billion. RWE intends to sell its oil and gas exploration unit for €5.1 billion to Russia based L1. Vodafone agreed to acquire Ono for €7.2 billion.