Electronic trading isn't as bad as it seems but the SEC must make some changes now, says former SEC chief economist Larry Harris.
The number of new U.S. claims for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week, as the February trade gap widened sharply.
Just as Citigroup was putting taxpayer bailouts and risky investments behind it, the bank now finds itself in the cross hairs again. The New York Times reports.
Customers are increasingly concerned about General Motor's mounting recalls and vehicle defects that are linked to deadly crashes, dealers said.
Liberty Media will cut its large stake in Barnes & Noble, the media company announced on Thursday, but will retain a 10 percent stake.
Microsoft's future hinges on the success of its cloud business, but growing data privacy concerns and a price war could dampen that business.
Growth in the U.S. services sector accelerated in March, climbing as employment returned to expansionary territory.
Canadian company FLYHT is trying to convince airlines using its real-time data streaming technology may avoid future mysteries like Flight 370.
Jobless claims data could provide another shot of encouragement for market bulls who are looking for improving economic news to drive stocks higher.
World food prices reached their highest level in nearly a year in March, driven by turmoil in Ukraine and poor weather, says the UN.
JPMorgan has been criticized for stopping payments from a Russian embassy - but this will not necessarily mean retaliation against the U.S. bank, Russia's minister of economic development told CNBC.
ECB President Mario Draghi took a swipe at the IMF on Thursday, as he defended the central bank's decision to keep monetary policy unchanged for another month.
The European Central Bank left rates unchanged on Thursday, but comments by ECB President Mario Draghi sent the euro lower against the dollar.
Informing people about subsidies to help them buy Obamacare plans, plus some in-person nudging and help, drove enrollment higher.
For super-wealthy Russians, education at one of Britain’s top traditional boarding schools has become as desirable as a pad in Mayfair.
NASA has been added to the list of U.S government agencies prohibited from contacting Russian government representatives, officials said on Wednesday.
Xiaomi is making great strides in the global smartphone race with two of its models ranking in a list of the world's top 10 bestselling smartphones.
High-frequency trading is not a big deal for your investments, compared to some of these market mistakes.
Drivers of the Tesla Model S, which includes a 17-inch in-dash browser that works while driving, use the device to read a lot of news, a report found.
A sense of belonging to the middle class occupies a cherished place in America, but more people are realizing that they're no longer part of it.