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  • SAO PAULO, Nov 30- Brazilian financier André Esteves resigned as chief executive and chairman of Grupo BTG Pactual SA late on Sunday after he was jailed as part of a corruption probe rapidly ensnaring Latin America's largest independent investment bank. Prosecutors are preparing to file charges against the billionaire dealmaker, who they suspect, along...

  • Marissa Mayer fatigue? Wednesday, 25 Nov 2015 | 6:50 AM ET
    Marissa Mayer fatigue?

    She might get fired or realize she needs to step down, says Erin Griffith, Fortune writer, providing insight to Marissa Mayer's tenure and possible exit as Yahoo's CEO.

  • Guotai Junan International CEO missing Monday, 23 Nov 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    Guotai Junan International CEO missing

    Guotai Junan has not heard from CEO Yim Fung in nearly a week,

  • Hitachi's turnaround story: In CEO Nakanishi's own words

    Hiroaki Nakanishi, chairman and CEO of Hitachi, tells CNBC how he revived the 105-year old Japanese conglomerate.

  • Fortune's top ten business people Thursday, 12 Nov 2015 | 7:18 AM ET
    Fortune's top ten business people

    Leigh Gallagher, Fortune Magazine reveals this year's top picks for business people of the year.

  • Nov 12- Anglo American on Thursday announced several management changes, including the resignation of the chief executive of its iron ore business in Brazil and the appointment of a new CEO for its marketing business. The mining group said Paulo Castellari had stepped down as the head of its iron ore unit in Brazil to pursue other opportunities, but would stay on...

  • *Toshiba suing 5 former execs for $2.44 mln. TOKYO, Nov 12- Toshiba Corp's lawsuit against former executives linked to a $1.3 billion accounting scandal is a defensive manoeuvre that highlights a lack of sincere reform, lawyers and corporate governance experts said. The 300 million yen in damages Toshiba is seeking pales in comparison with the over $7 billion...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 8- A few days after joining the board of Atlantic Power, private equity veteran Gilbert Palter said he got a flurry of calls from the energy company's top shareholders, who wanted more than just to wish him well. And they wanted to bend my ear with their own thoughts, "said Palter, co-founder of EdgeStone Capital Partners in Toronto. From JPMorgan Chase& Co...

  • HAMBURG, Germany, Nov 6- Scandal-hit carmaker Volkswagen's design chief Walter Maria de Silva has quit, a source familiar with the matter said, confirming a report in Auto Motor und Sport. VW is already struggling to deal with the fallout of its admission that it cheated on diesel-emissions tests in the United States, which forced its chief executive to quit and...

  • Ron Baron: Investing in corporate culture Friday, 6 Nov 2015 | 6:16 AM ET
    Ron Baron:  Investing in corporate culture

    Ron Baron, Baron Capital chairman & CEO, stresses the importance of great leadership among the world's top business and cites Volkswagen's emission scandal as an example of short-term thinking on the corporate level.

  • What business wants from the next president: Pro Thursday, 5 Nov 2015 | 6:50 AM ET
    What business wants from the next president: Pro

    John Engler, Business Roundtable president, zeros in on the issues the business community wants to see the next commander-in-chief tackle, such as a slow economy, tax reform and trade.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 2- The Federal Reserve's New York branch on Monday named James Gorman, the chief executive of Wall Street bank Morgan Stanley, to its board of directors for a three-year term beginning in January. The appointment, however, may raise questions after the New York Fed, the central bank's eyes and ears on Wall Street, was criticized in recent years for what...

  • FRANKFURT, Nov 2- Commerzbank will pay a dividend for the first time since 2007 as its recovery gains ground, it announced on Monday, the day after its chief executive, the architect of the bank's turnaround, said he would step down in a year's time. Germany's second-largest lender said it will propose a payout of 20 euro cents per share for 2015..

  • Commerzbank chief says no to new contract Sunday, 1 Nov 2015 | 12:53 PM ET
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    The chairman of the board of Commerzbank, Martin Blessing, has said he will not extend his contract when it ends next October.

  • LONDON, Oct 28- British bank Barclays Plc has appointed James "Jes" Staley chief executive and said the former JPMorgan investment bank boss will be paid up to 8.24 million pounds a year. Staley will take the Barclays helm at the start of December. He will be granted about 1.9 million pounds of Barclays shares to compensate him for an unvested share award granted to...

  • Oct 19- United Continental Holdings Inc said late Monday that its general counsel Brett Hart would take over as acting chief executive officer while CEO Oscar Munoz goes on medical leave, following a heart attack he suffered last week. Munoz, 56, assumed the top job at United last month and met with workers and air travelers across the United States for input on...

  • Funding youth sports: DKS CEO Monday, 19 Oct 2015 | 8:55 AM ET
    Funding youth sports: DKS CEO

    Ed Stack, Dick's Sporting Goods CEO, discusses how budget cuts is impacting sports programs in schools and what his company is doing to try and gap the shortfall. Also, Terry Lundgren, Macy's chairman & CEO, Michelle Peluso, Gilt Groupe CEO, weigh in on the future of retail.

  • Wal-Mart warning signals Monday, 19 Oct 2015 | 8:39 AM ET
    Wal-Mart warning signals

    Terry Lundgren, Macy's chairman & CEO; Michelle Peluso, Gilt Groupe CEO; and Ed Stack, Dick's Sporting Goods CEO, discuss Wal-Mart, consumer spending, the jobs picture and how technology is changing the retail experience.

  • What younger consumers want: Gilt Groupe CEO Monday, 19 Oct 2015 | 8:13 AM ET
    What younger consumers want: Gilt Groupe CEO

    It's about making an authentic connection, says Michelle Peluso, Gilt Groupe CEO, weighing in on what millennials want from their shopping connection.

  • Keeping up with consumers Monday, 19 Oct 2015 | 8:13 AM ET
    Keeping up with consumers

    Terry Lundgren, Macy's chairman & CEO; Michelle Peluso, Gilt Groupe CEO; and Ed Stack, Dick's Sporting Goods CEO, discuss the changing retail landscape and upcoming holiday shopping season.