China's rich have acquired many of the tastes of the Western rich, but Bill Gates says they haven't embraced one of the most important: philanthropy.
Commodities investor Dennis Gartman breaks down why critics of high-frequency trading are off base in attacking the practice.
In order to diversify its business, Ireland's Mallinckrodt is buying California-based Questcor Pharmaceuticals in a deal reaching $5.2 billion.
A large chunk of American adults are no longer in the labor force, and economists are divided over how many are voluntarily not working.
Pro-Russia activists occupying a regional government building in Donetsk, on Monday proclaimed the creation of a separatist Donetsk republic.
Despite financial advisors' efforts to educate clients about bonds, not everyone understands the asset class or how it fits into portfolios.
With health-care costs a major concern in retirement, financial advisors can help clients understand Medicare coverage and anticipate expenses.
The maker of iPads and iPhones has a problem that anyone would like to have: What to do with a vast amount of cash. The New York Times reports.
The average price of a gallon of gas in the U.S. rose nearly 5 cents over the past two weeks, mainly because of an increase in demand.
The trading venue featured in "Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt," may apply to become a fully registered stock exchange sooner than planned.
Footage caught on a home security camera in Columbia, Tennessee, shows a FedEx van moving backwards, with the driver running beside it.
BlackRock is reorganizing its senior management ranks as it works towards a succession plan for CEO and co-founder Larry Fink.
Technology stocks led a global downturn on Monday, after a selloff in U.S. stocks on Friday hit market confidence.
Malaysia's acting transport minister is "cautiously hopeful" after signals consistent with a black box recorder had been detected by an Australian navy ship.
Actor Mickey Rooney, a Hollywood legend whose career spanned more than 80 years, has died. He was 93.
The search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has entered its fourth week, with the plane believed to have crashed in the southern Indian Ocean, thousands of miles from its original flight path.
The tumble of once highflying tech stocks signals a potential shift in investors chasing eye-popping growth, the New York Times reports.
The Justice Department is nearing the end of an investigation into the role Credit Suisse played in hiding American wealth offshore, the NYT reports.
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After several Asian missteps, Wal-Mart is taking a slow and careful approach, targeting only its three current regional markets, the Asia CEO said.