Using data from Wealth-X and the UBS Billionaire Census 2014, we take a look at who the wealthiest women by region are and how they made their fortunes.
A new poll reveals just how serious Wall Street's dissatisfaction with Obama is ahead of the midterm elections.
Italy has been named as "most ignorant" country in a new poll which gauged how much citizens know about their country's social affairs, with the United States coming in second.
Investors betting on rising rates and bank stocks may want to consider fund managers, especially with the Fed in no rush to push rates up.
The smartphone-maker is concentrated on building a cash war chest to fuel innovation, says BlackBerry CEO John Chen.
While Wall Street certainly expects the Fed to announce the historic final taper on Wednesday, the real action for investors may lie in the fine print.
In the dilemma between working at one of the biggest bond managers and running a food truck, the bond firm apparently wins out.
As the Fed gets set to stop QE, Wall Street is already speculating it could crank up a new bond-buying program to take its place if the economy sours.
Chinese ships carrying exports to market are churning out air pollution in its major port cities, according to a report.
Hewlett-Packard has finally revealed a 3-D printer, along with a new "immersive" computer called Sprout.
Even before Facebook investors could start celebrating a strong quarter of earnings growth, the company cooled off the party.
The social network had been operating at "very high margins" and needs to make big investments, says analyst Mark Mahaney.
IBM said it forged a partnership with Twitter Wednesday to deliver data analytics as it looks to move away from its hardware business.
The Federal Reserve is expected to announce the end of its last round of quantitative easing, a move that markets have anticipated for nine months.
Moody's reported that the U.S. government's current fiscal position remains healthy but there could be long-term risks from social spending.
For all of Facebook's success in turning mobile into a booming business, there's one thing it can't seem to shake: bad user ratings.
Federal authorities are investigating whether officials at the agency that runs Medicare leaked information that landed with Wall Street traders.
CNBC counts down the 10 most unaffordable housing markets in the world — and U.S. homebuyers are in for a surprise.
Entrepreneur Travis Kalanick in his own words, on the buzz over Uber and its potential expansion.
"Fast Money" trader Jon Najarian says he's a buyer of Facebook after its earnings report. Here's why.