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António Horta-Osório, CEO of Lloyds Banking Group, said he aims to start paying out up to 70 percent of the bank's earnings in dividends within three years.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories.
George Clooney is getting a little heated about hedge funds. CNBC's Mary Thompson has the latest on his newest target, Dan Loeb.
Just when you thought hedge fund smackdowns couldn't get any uglier, they get...prettier! Actor George Clooney has stepped into the ring, accusing Dan Loeb of trying to scare Hollywood.
According to a report, Charter and Cox Communications may be in store for a major cable merger. And Chris Marangi, Gabelli Funds, provides insight on why he likes Comcast and thinks Time Warner will do well.
Consolidation chatter in the cable industry has stocks on the move. Charter shares were up more than 4 percent on a report there are "discussions" between Charter and Cox.
The cable space could be getting smaller, reports CNBC's David Faber with the latest details on discussions between Charter Communication and Cox Communications.
The deal Michael Dell has been pushing for has officially been approved.
Bulls were eager for a strong nonfarm payroll report to argue that the economy had reached "escape velocity." That's not happening, so where does that leave the market?
Dell's special committee has reached an agreement with the buyout group led by CEO Michael Dell to purchase the company for $13.75 per share.
Activist investor Carl Icahn is suing Dell to prevent it from changing crucial details of a buyout offer from founder Michael Dell that Icahn stridently opposes.
Dieter Wemmer, CFO of Europe's largest insurance company, Allianz, talks to CNBC about why the company is so cautious on its guidance.
As the Friday deadline approaches, Michael Dell and the Dell board remain in talks and there is progress on the buyout of the computer maker, sources say.
Bank of America said regulators and government agencies have advised it of their intent to recommend filing civil actions related to mortgage-backed securities.
The former Goldman Sachs bond trader known as "Fabulous Fab" was found liable on six of seven counts of defrauding investors in a mortgage securities fraud case brought by the SEC.
Shares of organic grocer Sprouts Farmers Market, which is backed by private equity firm Apollo Global Management, doubled in their market debut.
Markets may be throwing in the towel on the idea of a stock pullback. At least that's what it looks like. Between July 23rd and July 25th, the Dow only dropped 1.3 percent.
Michael Dell seems willing to let the deal to buy the company he founded go to a self-defeating vote this Friday. Why?
President Barack Obama will nominate Federal Reserve Governor Sarah Bloom Raskin as the U.S. Treasury Department's No. 2 official, two sources familiar with the process said on Wednesday.
Royal Bank of Scotland is looking to appoint its former head of retail banking, Ross McEwan, as the new chief executive to replace Stephen Hester.
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