Sep 15, 2015 3:31 PM ET
The Bank of Japan left its stimulus program on hold after a 2-day meeting and retained the rate of money printing as announced before. Itoham Foods, the second largest food company in Japan is in merger talks with the seventh-largest food processor Yonekyu.
Sep 15, 2015 5:05 PM ET
Australian political uncertainty reached a new high after Malcom Turnbull forced out Prime Minister Tony Abbott in a leadership challenge. Australia has struggled to implement policies for nearly eight years with the revolving-door-government.
Sep 15, 2015 2:15 PM ET
Gray Television agreed to acquire privately-owned Schurz Communications for $442.5 million. GTT Communications agreed to buy One Source Networks for $175 million. Huron Consulting agreed to acquire Cloud62. Shiloh net tumbled 76%. Unilife net loss widened.
Sep 15, 2015 2:10 PM ET
European markets closed higher but German business confidence declined on the emerging markets export worries. Kingfisher profit surged 10%. Tele Columbus agreed to acquire rival Pepcom for €608 million. Deutsche Beteiligungs profit tumbled 29%. IQE net swung to profit.
Sep 15, 2015 1:42 PM ET
Market indexes in Mumbai declined and investors overlooked the latest decline in consumer price index. The Reserve Bank of India lifted foreign investment limit to 40% in the largest auto maker Maruti Suzuki India.
Sep 14, 2015 1:08 PM ET
Stocks on Wall Street eased and crude oil and copper declined as investors awaited the outcome of Fed policy meeting on Thursday. Market sentiment was tentative after China reported slowing growths in investments and factory output.
Sep 14, 2015 12:42 PM ET
Apple started accepting pre-orders for the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. Mylan offered to acquire Perrigo Co for $27 billion. Solera agreed to be acquired by privately held Vista Equity Partners for $6.5 billion.
Sep 14, 2015 12:25 PM ET
Nikkei average in Tokyo dropped 1.6% following Asian markets decline after China reported weakening factory output and fixed-asset investments data over the weekend. Shoei Foods, the dairy and confectionary maker said quarterly sales increased 9.1%.
Sep 14, 2015 12:11 PM ET
Australian market indexes struggled after the latest economic data from China showed weakening growth backdrop. Australian dollar edged higher. Oil Search rejected latest takeover overture from Woodside Petroleum.
Sep 14, 2015 11:19 AM ET
The wholesale prices in India declined at a faster pace in August, largely on 16% drop in fuel prices. Volatile vegetable prices, sensitive issues for most families, declined 21% but prices for pulses rose 36%. JK Tyre is a step closer to acquire tire unit of Kesoram for $300 million.