Australia – one of the most expensive property markets in the world - is still a top choice for affluent Asian investors, despite bubble fears.
Fannie Mae posted quarterly net income of $6.5 billion and will have repaid its full government bailout after paying its fourth-quarter dividend.
The El Nino weather pattern is increasingly likely to return this year, hitting production of key foods such as rice, wheat and sugar.
JPMorgan Chase has avoided a third successive showdown with shareholders, the Financial Times reports.
China has the capacity to manage shadow banking which is not yet a global systemic issue, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said on Friday.
Goldman Sachs President Gary Cohn said that he would watch closely what world finance ministers say about regulation when they meet this weekend.
Emerging market economies should "do their own homework" before they can ask for solidarity, the German Finance Minister tells CNBC.
Signs of weakness in China’s economy have cast a shadow over a stock market that was just enjoying a run of strength.
WhatsApp is going to have to make some changes if Facebook is going to profit from its $16 billion purchase, industry experts say.
Ukraine's presidency claims to have reached a deal following overnight talks to end the crisis which has seen dozens killed.
EU ministers sought to broker a settlement in Ukraine after gun battles between police and anti-government protesters brought the death toll to 75.
Your 50s are an optimum time to boost retirement savings, thanks to higher disposable income, pay and tax-deferred contribution limits.
A tapering of U.S. monetary policy is both predictable and unavoidable, Angel Gurría, secretary-general at the OECD said on Friday.
China urged the United States on Friday to scrap plans for President Obama to meet exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama later in the day.
Youth unemployment has created "a generation at risk", with worldwide youth unemployment forecast to rise to 12.8 percent by 2018.
Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services explains why economic data probably isn't responsible for Thursday's stock gains.
Business Wire said that a Wall Street Journal article "may have caused some misperceptions, and that was of deep concern to us."
A deal with shareholders will allow JPMorgan to avoid a battle at its spring shareholder meeting over whether it should have an independent chairman.
The West's drought has been bad enough. Now California and other Western states face a possibly devastating fire season.