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Male managers earn bonuses twice as big as their female counterparts, on top of an existing gender gap in fixed salaries, a new survey reveals.
Silicon Valley start-ups are offering novel perks—massages, body analytics, subsidized rents, trips to Tahoe and even helicopter rides—in hopes they will land top talent.
Any doubt that the rules have changed for the way megabanks do business around the world should be removed.
Ray Dalio's hedge fund Bridgewater Associates wants to build a new headquarters in Stamford, Conn. But first it has to defeat a group of boat owners calling themselves the SOBs.
A majority of Americans are bewildered when it comes to managing their 401(k) retirement plans, according to a new survey from investment firm Charles Schwab.
Total sales for this weekend's auction at Concours D'Elegance Pebble Beach reached a record breaking $301 million, according to Hagerty.
With Saks the latest retailer to disappoint with weaker-than-expected earnings, investors are worried about how the retail sector will fare heading into a heavy week of earnings.
A wildfire in Idaho has spread to 126,000 acres, threatening more than 10,000 homes in the Sun Valley area. More than 2,200 homes have been forced into evacuations due to the blaze.
Nestlé and Unilever will soon be able to see what’s going on in any tropical forests in real-time, down to 1 meter. Is this the "good side" of the surveillance state?
As the number of "low alcohol" wines continues to grow, industry experts are divided over the demand for these products – and whether their taste will satisfy the sommelier's palate.
Authorities have opened a bribery investigation into whether JPMorgan Chase hired children of powerful Chinese officials to help the bank win business, the New York Times reports.
3-D printing is no longer limited to prototypes and futuristic dreams. Additive manufacturing already can be found in everything from teeth aligners to jet engine parts.
"You shouldn't fire someone in public" seemed to be on everyone's lips this week, thanks to an episode at AOL. Of course when a CEO gets fired, it's always very public.
To suggest that Obama's policies would benefit the middle class or the rest of the economy is cynical and misleading.This so-called recovery remains the worst in modern history.
Retailers use many tactics to induce shoppers to buy products they may not want or need. Here, some ways to avoid falling into the trap.
Warren Buffett's stock buys have been lagging the S&P, even as Berkshire's stock price has been beating it.
New research finds that men who work in traditionally female fields, such as preschool teachers, nurses, secretaries, do more housework than other men.
This has been the week for tech executives behaving badly: a public firing, an anti-San Francisco rant, and a flame mail venue spat gone public.
Twitter went abuzz Friday with chatter that the improbable campaign to get Larry Summers named the next Federal Reserve chairman may well be succeeding.
Christopher George never thought about leaving his job at Bank One. But after being laid off, he made a career out of his favorite hobby: making beer.