Business

Trending stories

More

Latest stories

2m
ClickOnDetroit
Brexit reminds us to watch our investments closelyThe “Brexit” spawned headlines like the amusing “The British are Leaving, the B
Brexit reminds us to watch our investments closely
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 2 minutes ago
The “Brexit” spawned headlines like the amusing “The British are Leaving, the British are Leaving!” Yet there is nothing funny about what happened to global financial markets today. Much of the red ink splattered on trading floors is self-inflicted... Read more
2m
Canberra Times
Woolworths tightlipped on Big W, Masters sites talkWoolworths is tightlipped on speculation that it has held talks with giant reta
Woolworths tightlipped on Big W, Masters sites talk
Canberra Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Woolworths is tightlipped on speculation that it has held talks with giant retailer Steinhoff International about selling its struggling discount department store chain Big W and some Masters hardware chain sites. Trade press Inside Retail has... Read more
3m
WGN TV Chicago
Vets receive new homes in North ChicagoNORTH CHICAGO -- Some veterans working to reintegrate into civilian life are ge
Vets receive new homes in North Chicago
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 3 minutes ago
NORTH CHICAGO -- Some veterans working to reintegrate into civilian life are getting new homes thanks to volunteers in North Chicago. Employees of pharmaceutical company Abbvie and a Lake County partnership are fixing up permanent homes for the... Read more
4m
The Columbian
New Sharp Corp. owner plans subsidiary cutsHaving recently completed a takeover of financially troubled Japanese electroni
New Sharp Corp. owner plans subsidiary cuts
The Columbian / Posted 4 minutes ago
Having recently completed a takeover of financially troubled Japanese electronics firm Sharp Corp., the leader of Taiwan-based Foxconn says Sharp has “too many subsidiaries,” according to the Wall Street Journal. The comments by Terry Gou, chairman... Read more
4m
The Columbian
Nonprofit Empower Up to sell overstockNonprofit Empower Up, a Vancouver electronics recycling organization at 5000 N.
Nonprofit Empower Up to sell overstock
The Columbian / Posted 4 minutes ago
Nonprofit Empower Up, a Vancouver electronics recycling organization at 5000 N.E. Fourth Plain Blvd., will be selling off its excess stock of refurbished consumer electronics at reduced prices starting Saturday at 10 a.m. Discounts will be provided... Read more
7m
The Seattle Times
Advice as markets react to Brexit: Take a deep breath and don’t do a thingThe impulse when the stock market abruptly plunges — as it did Friday, when the
Advice as markets react to Brexit: Take a deep breath and don’t do a thing
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
The impulse when the stock market abruptly plunges — as it did Friday, when the British vote to leave the European Union triggered a 610-point plunge in the Dow Jones industrial average — is to do something. Anything. Our life savings are often on... Read more
7m
The Advocate
Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette are Business Briefs for June 26, 2016Farm-to-table event registration starts Registration is underway for the Farm
Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette are Business Briefs for June 26, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 7 minutes ago
Farm-to-table event registration starts Registration is underway for the Farm to Table Experience scheduled Aug. 18-20 at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. The event explores best practices for locally sourced food and drinks in... Read more
8m
The Advocate
Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette area People in Business for June 26, 2016NEW ORLEANS AREA Homer A. Plessy Community School has named Julie Hanks as dev
Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette area People in Business for June 26, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 8 minutes ago
NEW ORLEANS AREA Homer A. Plessy Community School has named Julie Hanks as development director. Hanks served as the communications and public relations specialist for Junior Achievement.Carol Gniady has been named executive director of the... Read more
8m
Daily Herald
Judge says Energy Transfer Equity can quit Williams dealDOVER, Del. -- A Delaware judge says Texas pipeline company Energy Transfer Equ
Judge says Energy Transfer Equity can quit Williams deal
Daily Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
DOVER, Del. -- A Delaware judge says Texas pipeline company Energy Transfer Equity can back out of its proposed $33 billion acquisition of Williams Cos. Friday's ruling came in a lawsuit filed by Williams to hold Energy Transfer to the deal. The... Read more
3 related stories
8m
The Advocate
'Uncertainty' surrounds Louisiana’s ninth-largest trade partner, major in-state investor following BrexitThe only thing certain about Britain’s exit from the European Union is “uncerta
'Uncertainty' surrounds Louisiana’s ninth-largest trade partner, major in-state investor following Brexit
The Advocate / Posted 8 minutes ago
The only thing certain about Britain’s exit from the European Union is “uncertainty” for a country that is Louisiana’s ninth-largest trading partner and a major investor in the state. The U.K. also is a substantial source of tourists. New Orleans is... Read more
2 related stories
9m
The Advocate
Albemarle joining S&P 500Specialty chemicals maker Albemarle Corp. will join the S&P 500 after the close
Albemarle joining S&P 500
The Advocate / Posted 9 minutes ago
Specialty chemicals maker Albemarle Corp. will join the S&P 500 after the close of trading on June 30. The move coincides with the expected completion date of Emera Inc.’s acquisition of TECO Energy, according to S&P Dow Jones Indices. The S&P 500... Read more
9m
The Advocate
Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette area People in Business for June 26, 2016BATON ROUGE AREA Radiology Associates Chief Executive Officer Tim Barrett has
Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette area People in Business for June 26, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 9 minutes ago
BATON ROUGE AREA Radiology Associates Chief Executive Officer Tim Barrett has been elected by the Radiology Business Management Association as southern director on its board for a two-year term.Michael Childers, president of Bernhard Energy in Baton... Read more
9m
The Advocate
Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette are Business Briefs for June 26, 2016Farm-to-table event registration starts Registration is underway for the Farm
Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette are Business Briefs for June 26, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 9 minutes ago
Farm-to-table event registration starts Registration is underway for the Farm to Table Experience scheduled Aug. 18-20 at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. The event explores best practices for locally sourced food and drinks in... Read more
10m
WAOW Wausau
The economic impact of UK departure from EU in the U.S., WisconsinIn the wake of the United Kingdom's departure from the European Union on Friday
The economic impact of UK departure from EU in the U.S., Wisconsin
WAOW Wausau / Posted 10 minutes ago
In the wake of the United Kingdom's departure from the European Union on Friday, many Americans are concerned about whether our economy will be affected here at home. University of Wisconsin Stevens Point Assistant Professor of Economics Jerome... Read more
11m
The News-Times
Daymond John Takes Over Weekly White House EmailFUBU founder Daymond John has a captive audience while acting as a judge on ABC
Daymond John Takes Over Weekly White House Email
The News-Times / Posted 11 minutes ago
FUBU founder Daymond John has a captive audience while acting as a judge on ABC's Shark Tank. Today, his reach extended beyond that when he took over the White House's official weekly email. John participated, alongside President Barack Obama, in... Read more
6 related stories
12m
The Globe and Mail
Streetwise and Executive Insight Newsletter - The Globe and MailThe Flash Boys grow up On June 17, hours after markets closed in New York, Bra
Streetwise and Executive Insight Newsletter - The Globe and Mail
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 minutes ago
The Flash Boys grow up On June 17, hours after markets closed in New York, Brad Katsuyama received the news he’d been wanting to hear for months. He didn’t wait long to address his team. “We have slightly concerning news. Concerning for other... Read more
13m
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
UK referendum leaves uncertainty in US marketsUncertainty surrounding Britain's future is something Kevin Brosious, President
UK referendum leaves uncertainty in US markets
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 minutes ago
Uncertainty surrounding Britain's future is something Kevin Brosious, President of Wealth Management Incorporated in Upper Macungie, says businesses in the United States are having a tough time handling. "They can deal with good news, they can deal... Read more
13m
Newsmax
UK's Richest Lose $5.5 Billion on Britain's Vote for BrexitThe richest people in the U.K. lost $5.5 billion Friday after the country stunn
UK's Richest Lose $5.5 Billion on Britain's Vote for Brexit
Newsmax / Posted 13 minutes ago
The richest people in the U.K. lost $5.5 billion Friday after the country stunned global markets by voting to leave the European Union. The drop for the 15 wealthiest Britons tracked by the Bloomberg Billionaires Index came as European markets headed... Read more
5 related stories
13m
Newsmax
Crispin Odey Among Brexit Winners in Hedge-Fund Community Amid Market ChaosHours after Britain’s decision to leave the European Union sparked mayhem acros
Crispin Odey Among Brexit Winners in Hedge-Fund Community Amid Market Chaos
Newsmax / Posted 13 minutes ago
Hours after Britain’s decision to leave the European Union sparked mayhem across global financial markets, a handful of prescient investors began to emerge as big winners. Hedge fund manager Crispin Odey, an advocate of a British exit, gained more... Read more
14m
The Daily Mercury
Whitsundays million-dollar mansions spark overseas interestGLOBAL investors are driving increased demand for luxury Queensland properties,
Whitsundays million-dollar mansions spark overseas interest
The Daily Mercury / Posted 14 minutes ago
GLOBAL investors are driving increased demand for luxury Queensland properties, says the new Queensland arm of prestigious international realty brand, Sotheby's. Properties include Mandalay House and Heaven's Gate in the Whitsundays. According to... Read more
14m
9&10 News Cadillac
CMU Professor, Financial Advisors React to Brexit Impact on United StatesHere in the US, the vote in the UK sent stocks plummeting. Just yesterday, the
CMU Professor, Financial Advisors React to Brexit Impact on United States
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 14 minutes ago
Here in the US, the vote in the UK sent stocks plummeting. Just yesterday, there were impressive gains on Wall Street, with most investors betting the UK would stay. Just take a look at how stocks wrapped up today. The Dow fell 611 points to... Read more
14m
OregonLive.com
Some consequences of Brexit: Robert SamuelsonBy Robert J. Samuelson WASHINGTON -- On June 1, the Organization for Economic
Some consequences of Brexit: Robert Samuelson
OregonLive.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
By Robert J. Samuelson WASHINGTON -- On June 1, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development issued its latest economic forecasts. In 2016, it predicted that the world economy would grow 3 percent, the United Kingdom 1.7 percent and the... Read more
14m
Valley Free Press
FVOAS aide wins statewide awardTiffany Meier, CNA, a home services aide with FVOAS, was honored in Springfield
FVOAS aide wins statewide award
Valley Free Press / Posted 14 minutes ago
Tiffany Meier, CNA, a home services aide with FVOAS, was honored in Springfield on May 18. "Meier was chosen because she shares her passion and loyalty for her seniors and goes the extra mile on their behalf," said a news release from FVOAS. "She... Read more
15m
KXXV Waco
Judge says Energy Transfer Equity can quit Williams dealDOVER, Del. (AP) - A Delaware judge says Texas pipeline company Energy Transfer
Judge says Energy Transfer Equity can quit Williams deal
KXXV Waco / Posted 15 minutes ago
DOVER, Del. (AP) - A Delaware judge says Texas pipeline company Energy Transfer Equity can back out of its proposed $33 billion acquisition of Williams Cos. Friday's ruling came in a lawsuit filed by Williams to hold Energy Transfer to the... Read more
3 related stories
15m
Orlando Sentinel
Markets fall, but Brexit's effect on Florida uncertainKim Pretzer makes his living selling group tours. So the news Friday that the
Markets fall, but Brexit's effect on Florida uncertain
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 minutes ago
Kim Pretzer makes his living selling group tours. So the news Friday that the value of a dollar increased overnight because of British voters' decision to leave the European Union was welcome news for his business. It means more travelers may opt... Read more
15m
The Daily Record
Perry Williams and Michael Huppman | MD MEPPerry Williams and Michael Huppman have been named account managers with the Ma
Perry Williams and Michael Huppman | MD MEP
The Daily Record / Posted 15 minutes ago
Perry Williams and Michael Huppman have been named account managers with the Maryland Manufacturing Extension Partnership. Both will be responsible for building relationships and helping Maryland manufacturers look to MD MEP to improve manufacturing... Read more
16m
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Brexit impacts stocksThe stock market took a hit Friday morning after the United Kingdom announced i
Brexit impacts stocks
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 16 minutes ago
The stock market took a hit Friday morning after the United Kingdom announced its departure from the European Union. A northwest Arkansas financial advisor said the decision could actually bring good news in the long run. "The impact of the Brexit,... Read more
17m
WJXT Jacksonville
Chamber: Brexit could hurt Florida tourismBritish voters' decision to leave the European Union --- a choice popularly kno
Chamber: Brexit could hurt Florida tourism
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 17 minutes ago
British voters' decision to leave the European Union --- a choice popularly known as "Brexit" --- could hurt Florida's tourism industry, according to the Florida Chamber of Commerce. Jerry Parrish, chief economist for the Florida Chamber Foundation,... Read more
20m
FOX 8 New Orleans
Elmer Chocolate expands its Ponchatoula facilityElmer Chocolate company cut the ribbon on a new $40 million expansion Thursday
Elmer Chocolate expands its Ponchatoula facility
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 20 minutes ago
Elmer Chocolate company cut the ribbon on a new $40 million expansion Thursday of its production facility in Ponchatoula. The 70,000 square foot addition means the total footprint is nearly 400,000 square feet. "Today is an important milestone for... Read more
4 related stories
20m
FOX 8 New Orleans
Property tax break program getting overhauled by governorBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. John Bel Edwards is changing the rules for a lucra
Property tax break program getting overhauled by governor
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 20 minutes ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. John Bel Edwards is changing the rules for a lucrative property tax break program for manufacturing facilities, to tie the tax breaks to job creation and retention. New and expanding manufacturing facilities are allowed,... Read more
More