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They flaunt their cash around the world. Now the Emirati Royal Family rules the waves too after ranking first in a league table of owners of the world's biggest megayachts, knocking billionaire Roman Abramovich off the top spot.
The fall in the rupee has been grabbing market attention, but the focus could soon shift to the Indonesian rupiah, which could suffer the same fate as the embattled Indian currency.
South by SouthWest's V2V conference aims to help entrepreneurs navigate the often-contentious relationship with investors.
If money can buy championships, then the pressure is on the University of Oregon, where money is no object inside its new Football Performance Center.
A judge ordered the American Quarter Horse Association to allow cloned horses to be entered into the breed's official registry, which could clear the way for the clones to race.
Dick Bove, the bank analyst and vice president of equity research at Rafferty Capital, said investors should be buying financial stocks "very aggressively."
Investors looking for major clues about the future of monetary policy probably will have to look past this month's Federal Reserve summit at Jackson Hole, Wyo.
As part of the deal, the board "reaffirmed its overwhelming support" for CEO Myron Ullman and Chairman Thomas Engibous, who had been targeted by Ackman.
One company will crunch previous box-office data to gauge a script's viability.
Odds are that suitors won't be coming out of the woodwork now that BlackBerry is exploring a sale. But a private equity buyout isn't out of the question.
What does it take to run a successful niche business? The Biz Fix talks with Michael Chernow about how he built a business around meatballs that is humming in supercompetitive New York.
There are plenty of famed economists taking sides in the Summers vs Yellen debate for the next Fed chair. But award-winning singer/actresses? Much less feedback in that department.
The next Burt's Bees? Dr. Zarbock, a full-time pediatrician, developed his homegrown natural remedies for treating coughs and colds into a small business empire.
With a boost from William Shatner, Priceline is heading at warp speed to be the S&P's first $1,000 stock, surprisingly with a reasonable valuation, investors and analysts say.
General Motors Co. has begun cutting its presence in South Korea after mounting labor costs and militant unionism triggered a rethink of its reliance on the country.
Zombies ... they're everywhere! Well, now they're not just eating your brains and making you run for you're life, they're also teaching math and helping you find a job.
Income inequality is becoming a big issue in China, just as hundreds of millions start to lead the good life. Welcome to China's one percent versus 99 percent divide.
"Homebrewing has always been a fundamental element of the craft brewing culture," Stone Brewing's Greg Koch said, reflecting on how the beer geek culture helps feed the industry.
With fast-casual restaurants growing at a sprint while fast-food counterparts moving at a slow jog, the latter group is entering the race to open more premium concepts.
As Americans are living longer, some people in their 50s and 60s are holding on to jobs longer while others are starting encore careers.