• Vittorio Colao, chief executive officer of Vodafone Group

    Vodafone's priority following the $130 billion sale of its stake in Verizon Wireless will be to use the cash pile for accelerating investment in its own wireless networks.

  • Verizon, Vodafone seal $130 billion wireless deal Monday, 2 Sep 2013 | 12:05 PM ET

    Verizon agreed to buy out Vodafone's 45 percent stake in Verizon Wireless for $130 billion, capping its effort to win control of the most profitable U.S. mobile provider.

  • More action needed to end 'too big to fail' Monday, 2 Sep 2013 | 10:01 AM ET

    More needs to be done to combat the banking sector's "too big to fail" problem, which still poses a risk to global finance and the economy, according to the Financial Stability Board.

  • The end of Asia's credit cycle     Sunday, 1 Sep 2013 | 8:21 PM ET

    Paul Schulte, CEO of Schulte Research International explains why the end of Asia's credit cycle will translate into overvalued currencies and overvalued asset prices.

  • JPMorgan, Morgan Stanley in record loan for Verizon Sunday, 1 Sep 2013 | 5:19 PM ET

    Verizon reached a $130 billion deal to buy out the 45% stake in Verizon Wireless it does not already own from Vodafone Group.

  • For investors, no need to duck, just diversify Sunday, 1 Sep 2013 | 9:44 AM ET

    Although markets and economies around the world face much short-term instability, it can still be a good time to invest in stocks, a strategist says. The NYT reports.

  • Verizon nears $130 billion wireless deal: Report Saturday, 31 Aug 2013 | 8:01 PM ET

    Verizon is near a $130 billion deal to buy out the stake in Verizon Wireless it doesn't already own, sources said.

  • Vodafone investors split on best use of windfall Saturday, 31 Aug 2013 | 4:41 PM ET

    Top investors in Vodafone are set to clash over what it should do with perhaps as much as $130 billion in proceeds from the sale of its stake in Verizon Wireless.

  • The Week Ahead: Talks with Russia     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 6:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Sue Herera looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories.

  • Wanna see a teller? Banks want you to pay for it Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 4:12 PM ET

    Banks are increasingly rolling out new fees for what was once at the core of the banking experience: interacting with a teller.

  • Morgan Stanley: BlackBerry upgrade? No, thanks Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 11:18 AM ET

    Morgan Stanley plans to delay upgrading to BlackBerry's latest smartphones and operating system due to concerns that it might not back its platform long-term.

  • Summer's over; so is the market rally Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 10:44 AM ET

    Friday is the last trading day of the month and, arguably, the last trading day of the summer. If you take the start of summer as Memorial Day, and the end of summer as today, the S&P 500 Index is basically flat for this three-month period.

  • Why Wall St. didn't blink on Verizon Wireless deal Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 7:36 AM ET
    Verizon Wireless

    It's not often that Wall Street shrugs off what amounts to a 30 percent price hike for an asset inside of four months.

  • Carlos Slim threatens to bail on KPN bid Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 7:15 AM ET

    Carlos Slim threatened to walk away from his $9.5 billion offer to buy the 70 percent of Royal KPN he doesn't already own.

  • Don't let fear flatten your portfolio Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 6:31 AM ET

    Syria, another fight about the debt limit, and hordes of undead will all make this autumn peculiarly dangerous for investors. The question is what you should do about it.

  • Jean-Paul Agon, chairman & CEO of L'Oréal, tells CNBC that it's not their decision whether to buy the Nestle stake in L'Oréal as Nestle must decide if it wants to sell it.

  • JPMorgan's bribery probe involves 200 Asia hires Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 6:52 PM ET

    An internal exam of JPMorgan's hiring practices in Asia is looking at the employment of about 200 people for possible instances of illegal nepotism, a source said.

  • Shadow banks must come in from the dark by 2015 Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 12:43 PM ET

    The $60 trillion "shadow banking" sector has been given until 2015 to comply fully with its first set of global rules.

  • Nasdaq issues mea culpa, but not much there there Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 12:11 PM ET

    Nasdaq OMX has sent a letter to listed clients, a mixture of an update and partial mea culpa as officials continue to address the shutdown last Thursday.

  • The Brazilian behind your Budweiser and Whopper Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 11:26 AM ET
    Jorge Paulo Lemann in 1986

    In the U.S., Jorge Paulo Lemann is virtually unknown, even though he's behind Heinz ketchup, Burger King and Budweiser beer, Bloomberg Businessweek reports.

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