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  • European IPOs Have Worst June in Two Decades Friday, 22 Jun 2012 | 3:10 AM ET
    Bull or Bear Market

    This month will likely be the first June for at least 20 years in which there were no European stock market flotations valued above $100 million, according to research from Dealogic.

  • As Facebook Seeks Answers, SEC Investigates Exchanges Thursday, 21 Jun 2012 | 11:25 PM ET

    Problems with Facebook’s stock debut came amid a broader inquiry by regulators into trading breakdowns and other problems at the nation’s largest exchanges. The NYT reports.

  • Facebook Flu? Why No Company Has Gone Public Since Thursday, 21 Jun 2012 | 1:47 PM ET
    Facebook

    The Facebook flop has turned into the Facebook flu, with no companies going public since the social networking giant's May 17 debut and only four deals expected before the end of June.

  • Facebook Exchange Ads Raise Privacy Concerns Thursday, 21 Jun 2012 | 11:43 AM ET
    facebook

    Facebook advertising's latest makeover could raise new unease about privacy, tracking and snooping by the popular social networking site. Business owners need to understand online privacy rules as they attempt to negotiate this new model.

  • Teens Turn From Facebook to Fresher Social-Media Sites Thursday, 21 Jun 2012 | 10:24 AM ET
    Facebook unlike

    Facebook appears to have competition for teens' attention, and they're drifting to other social-media sites as evidence mounts that the growth of the world's largest social network is slowing.

  • This New Fund is Seeking 'Disruptors'     Thursday, 21 Jun 2012 | 7:15 AM ET

    Ajay Royan, Mithril Capital Management general partner, explains how his fund is evaluating new ventures and where he sees growth opportunities.

  • Facebook IPO Hearing Update     Wednesday, 20 Jun 2012 | 1:20 PM ET

    The bungled IPO is nothing but an elephant in the room and both congressman and panelists are sticking to more pressing regulatory concerns, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • Facebook Investor Peter Thiel Opens New VC Fund Wednesday, 20 Jun 2012 | 12:52 PM ET
    Peter Thiel, founder of the Theil Foundation and is a technology entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist.

    The venture capitalist and hedge fund manager is launching a $402 million venture capital fund that is focusing on mid-stage technology companies looking to grow, but stay private while doing so.

  • Facebook Trading Glitches on Display     Wednesday, 20 Jun 2012 | 10:45 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the latest details on a House hearing over what went wrong with the social networking company's IPO last month and whether high frequency trading attributed to the problems.

  • How to Bring Down Borrowing Costs in Europe Wednesday, 20 Jun 2012 | 9:42 AM ET
    A one Euro coin stands on a map of Brussels.

    So euro zone members want to bring down borrowing costs in Europe?  Good idea.  That was the one tangible idea from the G20 meeting, but unfortunately they didn't say how that would be accomplished. 

  • Euro’s Stay of Execution Will Be Short-Lived Wednesday, 20 Jun 2012 | 3:55 AM ET

    The positive sentiment from Greece's election lasted barely a few hours. The same problems for the euro zone that we’ve been tracking since January 2010 haven’t gone away, and are sending markets down the sell path again, says Moorad Choudhry

  • Last Call: The Caddyshack Rally Tuesday, 19 Jun 2012 | 11:39 PM ET
    NYSE trader

    Adobe beats earnings but shares fall; Jamie Dimon takes to Capitol Hill again but little new is learned; Wall Street waits to see what the Fed will do tomorrow; Steve Wynn’s former wife sues to sell her shares.

  • Stocks Close Higher Amid Fed Action Hopes Tuesday, 19 Jun 2012 | 4:47 PM ET

    Stocks rallied Tuesday amid optimism that the Federal Reserve will announce further steps to help the economy following their two-day meeting, but finished off session highs after reports that a German official said there were no plans to use the EU's rescue fund to buy bonds of troubled countries.

  • Stocks to Watch: FB, ADBE, JBL & More Tuesday, 19 Jun 2012 | 4:40 PM ET

    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday:

  • Facebook Improves Payments to Drive More Spending Tuesday, 19 Jun 2012 | 4:35 PM ET
    Facebook

    Facebook is announcing changes to its payments system to make it easier for developers to drive payments on their apps, generating more revenue for Facebook.

  • Facebook is launching the option of subscription payments of apps, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Spotify Launch Slams Pandora Stock Tuesday, 19 Jun 2012 | 1:36 PM ET

    Pandora shares were off more than 6 percent earlier today, now down over 3 percent on news of a new rival from Spotify. The streaming music service is launching a new web radio service for mobile devices, which takes direct aim at Pandora’s business model.

  • 5 Counterintuitive Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs Tuesday, 19 Jun 2012 | 10:38 AM ET
    Breakthrough Branding: How Smart Entrepreneurs and Intrapreneurs Transform a Small Idea into a Big Brand

    Want to be successful? Then try doing the opposite says this author.

  • Stocks End Mixed; FB Jumps 5%, Vix Below 19 Tuesday, 19 Jun 2012 | 9:30 AM ET

    Stocks finished mixed Monday after wavering in a tight range for most of the session as ongoing worries over Spain overshadowed results of the weekend's Greek elections and as investors hesitated to jump in ahead of the FOMC meeting.

  • Futures Gain Amid Fed Stimulus Hopes Tuesday, 19 Jun 2012 | 8:36 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures were higher Tuesday, as investors bet on the Federal Reserve announcing further economic stimulus measures after its monetary policy meeting.