Uber said Friday that it raised $1.2 billion of primary capital at a $17 billion pre-money valuation.
Even though it hasn't announced plans to go public, the car hailing service has already made a handful of early investors uber-rich.
Standard & Poor affirmed in a release the current AA+/A-1+ rating for U.S. sovereign credit and called the outlook "stable."
The one constituency housing needs most is the one struggling the hardest in the jobs market. Employment for those aged 25-34 fell in May.
Recruiters say these kinds of perks help start-ups attract talent. But there's another motive.
"Star Wars" fans are turning phrases into Yodaspeak and Grammarly has come up with rules for speaking like the small Jedi. They call it "yodifying."
If there is one purchase that consumers would like to simplify, it’s buying a car. TrueCar, a recent IPO, may have cracked the code.
Coach will start offering discounts on its handbags at its full-price stores in the U.S.
Funds of hedge funds continue to lose assets, but a handful of top firms continue to consolidate market share.
High-tech medical alert device for the elderly and those with special needs aims to help them stay connected to caregivers in times of emergency.
The housing comeback is stumbling, in part, under the weight of student loan debt in excess of $1 trillion, former FHA head David Stevens tells CNBC.
The world's five most important oil fields are all decades-old reserves in the Middle East, says Oilprice.com.
Here's what investors should remember: Deflation has yet to hold up the white flag and the Fed won't rest until the enemy surrenders, says Ron Insana.
A contentious Mississippi primary and a steady job growth report this week leaves Democrats smiling heading into midterms, POLITICO's Ben White says.
The U.S. Labor Department said Friday that the unemployment rate hit 6.3 percent in May, but does that rate tell the real story?
The rules are simple. Keep things light. Remember to congratulate the graduates. And if you can do it from space—as one speaker did—that helps, too.
When it comes to retirement, is a million dollars enough? Some financial experts say that it's not. Here is what you need to know.
Private equity billionaire Wilbur Ross tells CNBC he's more likely to put money to work in Europe, after the ECB's interest rate move.
To try to close the gap in underfunded pensions, states are shifting fund assets into stocks and investments like hedge funds.
Hiring for two new SCE&G reactors underscores the need for replacing retiring nuclear workers in next several years.