Business

Trending stories

More

Latest stories

1m
Channel NewsAsia
Asia stocks slip, yen gains on US debate jittersSYDNEY: Uncertainty gripped Asian markets on Tuesday as investors braced for a
Asia stocks slip, yen gains on US debate jitters
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
SYDNEY: Uncertainty gripped Asian markets on Tuesday as investors braced for a potentially pivotal U.S. presidential debate, shunning stocks while favoring safe-haven bonds and the yen. Early jitters saw Japan's Nikkei sink 1.4 percent to its lowest... Read more
1m
Channel NewsAsia
Hong Kong small-caps: ready for China fever?SHANGHAI: Chasing higher returns in a slowing economy, Chinese investors could
Hong Kong small-caps: ready for China fever?
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
SHANGHAI: Chasing higher returns in a slowing economy, Chinese investors could soon dominate Hong Kong's stock market, likely redefining how shares, especially small-caps, are traded and priced there. Chinese money will account for a third of Hong... Read more
1m
Zero Hedge
Wells Fargo Or The Fed: Who's The Bigger Fraud?The Wells Fargo bank account scandal took center stage in the news last week an
Wells Fargo Or The Fed: Who's The Bigger Fraud?
Zero Hedge / Posted a minute ago
The Wells Fargo bank account scandal took center stage in the news last week and in all likelihood will continue to make headlines for many weeks to come. What Wells Fargo employees did in opening bank accounts without customers' authorization was... Read more
1m
Zero Hedge
P2P Meltdown Continues: LoanDepot's CDO Collapses Just 10 Months After IssuanceWe first noted Wall Street's misguided plan to feed its securitization machine
P2P Meltdown Continues: LoanDepot's CDO Collapses Just 10 Months After Issuance
Zero Hedge / Posted a minute ago
We first noted Wall Street's misguided plan to feed its securitization machine with peer-to-peer (P2P) loans back in May 2015 (see "What Bubble? Wall Street To Turn P2P Loans Into CDOs"). Obviously we warned then that the voracious demand for P2P... Read more
2m
Northern Daily Leader
Petrol prices on Sydney's northern beaches the most expensive in AustraliaHow Melbourne beat Sydney in the past three months. Drivers on Sydney's northe
Petrol prices on Sydney's northern beaches the most expensive in Australia
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 minutes ago
How Melbourne beat Sydney in the past three months. Drivers on Sydney's northern beaches suffered the most at the bowser over the past three months, paying the nation's highest petrol prices at 118.4 cents per litre. Prices in Perth's Claremont and... Read more
3m
USA Today
And the first question in the Trump-Clinton debate is ...HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. — The suspense was palpable, the moment months in the making. S
And the first question in the Trump-Clinton debate is ...
USA Today / Posted 3 minutes ago
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. — The suspense was palpable, the moment months in the making. So how did NBC's Lester Holt kick off perhaps the most highly anticipated presidential debate in history? "There are two economic realities in America today ... why are... Read more
4m
The Young Witness
Petrol prices on Sydney's northern beaches the most expensive in AustraliaHow Melbourne beat Sydney in the past three months. Drivers on Sydney's northe
Petrol prices on Sydney's northern beaches the most expensive in Australia
The Young Witness / Posted 4 minutes ago
How Melbourne beat Sydney in the past three months. Drivers on Sydney's northern beaches suffered the most at the bowser over the past three months, paying the nation's highest petrol prices at 118.4 cents per litre. Prices in Perth's Claremont and... Read more
11 related stories
7m
KSLA-TV Shreveport
Disney reportedly interested in buying Twitter(CNN) - The Walt Disney Company is reportedly interested in buying Twitter. Blo
Disney reportedly interested in buying Twitter
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 7 minutes ago
(CNN) - The Walt Disney Company is reportedly interested in buying Twitter. Bloomberg reports that Disney is working with a financial adviser to make a possible bid. Twitter is reportedly seeking an acquisition deal worth about $30 billion. A deal... Read more
7m
The Age
The most expensive petrol in AustraliaDrivers on Sydney's northern beaches suffered the most at the bowser over the p
The most expensive petrol in Australia
The Age / Posted 7 minutes ago
Drivers on Sydney's northern beaches suffered the most at the bowser over the past three months, paying the nation's highest petrol prices at 118.4 cents per litre. Prices in Perth's Claremont and Cottesloe were the second most expensive at 118.2... Read more
11 related stories
8m
San Bernardino Sun
Rancho Cucamonga business lands $82.5 million defense contractRANCHO CUCAMONGA >> A Michigan-based company with a Rancho Cucamonga facility h
Rancho Cucamonga business lands $82.5 million defense contract
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 8 minutes ago
RANCHO CUCAMONGA >> A Michigan-based company with a Rancho Cucamonga facility has won an $82.5 million U.S. Army contract, Rep. Pete Aguilar, D-Redlands, announced Monday. The Army awarded the $82,490,177 contract to Gentex Corp. for the... Read more
9m
Sydney Morning Herald
Apple, Samsung hungry for lithium and cobalt, but one is easier to find than the otherLithium tends to bask in the glory brought on by the world's newfound enthusias
Apple, Samsung hungry for lithium and cobalt, but one is easier to find than the other
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
Lithium tends to bask in the glory brought on by the world's newfound enthusiasm for what goes into batteries. However, its fellow component in all things electrical (be they laptops, smartphones, aircraft parts, prosthetics...), cobalt is gearing... Read more
11m
Canberra Times
Square launches 'queue busting' Apple Pay reader in AustraliaAs Australia's big banks hold out against Apple Pay, Square is helping more sma
Square launches 'queue busting' Apple Pay reader in Australia
Canberra Times / Posted 11 minutes ago
As Australia's big banks hold out against Apple Pay, Square is helping more small businesses accept your money with a wave of your phone or credit card — sometimes before you even reach the counter. Square's $59 contactless card reader goes on sale... Read more
4 related stories
11m
Canberra Times
Apple, Samsung hungry for lithium and cobalt, but one is easier to find than the otherLithium tends to bask in the glory brought on by the world's newfound enthusias
Apple, Samsung hungry for lithium and cobalt, but one is easier to find than the other
Canberra Times / Posted 11 minutes ago
Lithium tends to bask in the glory brought on by the world's newfound enthusiasm for what goes into batteries. However, its fellow component in all things electrical (be they laptops, smartphones, aircraft parts, prosthetics...), cobalt is gearing... Read more
11m
Canberra Times
The most expensive petrol in AustraliaDrivers on Sydney's northern beaches suffered the most at the bowser over the p
The most expensive petrol in Australia
Canberra Times / Posted 11 minutes ago
Drivers on Sydney's northern beaches suffered the most at the bowser over the past three months, paying the nation's highest petrol prices at 118.4 cents per litre. Prices in Perth's Claremont and Cottesloe were the second most expensive at 118.2... Read more
11 related stories
11m
Dallas Morning News
Bank run? $220 million withdrawn in 6 weeks from troubled Dallas Police and Fire Pension FundIn most pension systems, a run on the bank is impossible. Pensioners get their
Bank run? $220 million withdrawn in 6 weeks from troubled Dallas Police and Fire Pension Fund
Dallas Morning News / Posted 11 minutes ago
In most pension systems, a run on the bank is impossible. Pensioners get their monthly check, and active employees pay part of their paycheck into the fund. Retirees can't simply cash out. But the Dallas pension's Deferred Option Retirement Plan,... Read more
13m
Western Advocate
Petrol prices on Sydney's northern beaches the most expensive in AustraliaHow Melbourne beat Sydney in the past three months. Drivers on Sydney's northe
Petrol prices on Sydney's northern beaches the most expensive in Australia
Western Advocate / Posted 13 minutes ago
How Melbourne beat Sydney in the past three months. Drivers on Sydney's northern beaches suffered the most at the bowser over the past three months, paying the nation's highest petrol prices at 118.4 cents per litre. Prices in Perth's Claremont and... Read more
11 related stories
13m
Western Advocate
Open longer despite a statewide reductionService NSW customers in Bathurst will get extra time, despite a drop in tradin
Open longer despite a statewide reduction
Western Advocate / Posted 13 minutes ago
Service NSW customers in Bathurst will get extra time, despite a drop in trading hours at centres across the state. NSW government slashes opening hours of Service NSW centres BATHURST Service NSW customers have gained extra time, despite a... Read more
14m
Business Standard India
Today's picks- 27 September 2016Target: NA Stop-loss short positions at 8,805. Stop-long positions at 8,645. Bi
Today's picks- 27 September 2016
Business Standard India / Posted 14 minutes ago
Target: NA Stop-loss short positions at 8,805. Stop-long positions at 8,645. Big moves could go till 8,600, 8,855, the key support is at 8,650. A long 8,700p (36), short 8,600p (13), would gain 10-15 if the index falls below 8,675. Target:... Read more
15m
Kiama Independent
Petrol prices on Sydney's northern beaches the most expensive in AustraliaHow Melbourne beat Sydney in the past three months. Drivers on Sydney's northe
Petrol prices on Sydney's northern beaches the most expensive in Australia
Kiama Independent / Posted 15 minutes ago
How Melbourne beat Sydney in the past three months. Drivers on Sydney's northern beaches suffered the most at the bowser over the past three months, paying the nation's highest petrol prices at 118.4 cents per litre. Prices in Perth's Claremont and... Read more
11 related stories
16m
Manning River Times
Petrol prices on Sydney's northern beaches the most expensive in AustraliaHow Melbourne beat Sydney in the past three months. Drivers on Sydney's northe
Petrol prices on Sydney's northern beaches the most expensive in Australia
Manning River Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
How Melbourne beat Sydney in the past three months. Drivers on Sydney's northern beaches suffered the most at the bowser over the past three months, paying the nation's highest petrol prices at 118.4 cents per litre. Prices in Perth's Claremont and... Read more
11 related stories
16m
The Seattle Times
Will boom in loans at retailers, manufacturers turn to bust?NEW YORK (AP) — They sell diamond rings in malls and used cars at dealerships,
Will boom in loans at retailers, manufacturers turn to bust?
The Seattle Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — They sell diamond rings in malls and used cars at dealerships, make wrench sets for mechanics and giant combines for farmers. Not one has “bank” in its name, but they are all big lenders, and getting bigger by the day. If you’re... Read more
6 related stories
16m
The Seattle Times
Spaceflight Industries says first satellite put in orbitAn Indian government launch rocket carried into orbit Sunday the first BlackSky
Spaceflight Industries says first satellite put in orbit
The Seattle Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
An Indian government launch rocket carried into orbit Sunday the first BlackSky satellite from Seattle-based Spaceflight Industries. The satellite is a demonstrator for the planned 60-satellite BlackSky constellation that is intended to take... Read more
18m
San Francisco Chronicle
Feds accuse secretive Silicon Valley startup Palantir of discrimination against AsiansThe Department of Labor is suing Palantir, a secretive Silicon Valley startup t
Feds accuse secretive Silicon Valley startup Palantir of discrimination against Asians
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 18 minutes ago
The Department of Labor is suing Palantir, a secretive Silicon Valley startup that provides data analysis software to the federal government and private companies, accusing it of discriminating against Asian job applicants. According to the suit,... Read more
3 related stories
18m
Goondiwindi Argus
Petrol prices on Sydney's northern beaches the most expensive in AustraliaHow Melbourne beat Sydney in the past three months. Drivers on Sydney's northe
Petrol prices on Sydney's northern beaches the most expensive in Australia
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 18 minutes ago
How Melbourne beat Sydney in the past three months. Drivers on Sydney's northern beaches suffered the most at the bowser over the past three months, paying the nation's highest petrol prices at 118.4 cents per litre. Prices in Perth's Claremont and... Read more
11 related stories
18m
KUSI News San Diego
Stadium economic debate will feature studies on potential return of investmentSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Another debate on the Chargers Stadium issue, which is Measu
Stadium economic debate will feature studies on potential return of investment
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 18 minutes ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Another debate on the Chargers Stadium issue, which is Measure-C on the city ballot, is scheduled for Wednesday afternoon hosted by Point Loma University's Fermanian Business Institute. The debate will feature competing studies on... Read more
20m
Boston Globe
Mylan’s EpiPen profits are 60 percent more than it told Congress, report saysWASHINGTON — Lawmakers were skeptical last week when Mylan chief executive Heat
Mylan’s EpiPen profits are 60 percent more than it told Congress, report says
Boston Globe / Posted 20 minutes ago
WASHINGTON — Lawmakers were skeptical last week when Mylan chief executive Heather Bresch said that the company made only $100 in profit for a two-pack of EpiPens. During a House hearing, Bresch repeatedly referred to a poster board showing how... Read more
17 related stories
20m
Boston Globe
Deutsche Bank denies seeking Germany’s help in US disputeNEW YORK — There are sickly European banks. And then there is Deutsche Bank. S
Deutsche Bank denies seeking Germany’s help in US dispute
Boston Globe / Posted 20 minutes ago
NEW YORK — There are sickly European banks. And then there is Deutsche Bank. Shares of the German banking giant, like those of a number of its peers in Europe, have swooned over the past year as investors reject banking models that rely on volatile... Read more
22m
Newsmax
Mylan Faces Scrutiny Over EpiPen ProfitsMylan NV faced questions on Monday about the profit on its EpiPen emergency all
Mylan Faces Scrutiny Over EpiPen Profits
Newsmax / Posted 22 minutes ago
Mylan NV faced questions on Monday about the profit on its EpiPen emergency allergy treatment, following a report that the company makes 60 percent more on the injector than it had told Congress. Mylan has been widely criticized for sharply raising... Read more
17 related stories
23m
Gazette
Government aid programme attacked over value for money in overseas schemesThe Government's aid programme has been criticised by an independent review aft
Government aid programme attacked over value for money in overseas schemes
Gazette / Posted 23 minutes ago
The Government's aid programme has been criticised by an independent review after it was found to have short-changed British taxpayers in some overseas projects. HMRC has been rebuked for not achieving good value for money in its early efforts to... Read more
19 related stories
24m
WGRZ-TV Buffalo
NY boosts protections on gift cardsALBANY -- New protections are in place for New Yorkers using gift cards. Gov.
NY boosts protections on gift cards
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 24 minutes ago
ALBANY -- New protections are in place for New Yorkers using gift cards. Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law Monday expanding gift card expiration dates, increasing the minimum time before cards are charged a user fee and placing restrictions... Read more
More