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The $13 billion figure reached with the Justice Department may represent political theater as much as a real attempt to right wrongs. The NYT reports.
Kristy Campbell, Macquarie Private Portfolio Management says she is quite optimistic about the outlook for the Australian market, with plenty of M&A and IPO activity indicating the good sentiment.
Despite the fact that the rich have more money to invest, they do not always make better decisions. The Financial Times reports.
Short-biased hedge funds are practically jumping up and down to alert investors to the opportunity to make money.
Eminence Capital founder, CEO/CIO Ricky Sandler, discusses FedEx's performance and Fred Smith's leadership.
Eminence Capital is pushing for Men's Wearhouse to consider a merger with Jos. A. Bank. Eminence Capital founder, CEO/CIO Ricky Sandler says he has "never seen a board that has acted this irresponsibly in front of an opportunity like this," in regards to Men's Wearhouse.
October's retail sales supports the view of those who would like to see the Fed begin tapering, and confirmed decent retail earnings.
Alcoholic drinks maker Diageo does not need to buy rival Beam, its chief executive officer said, since it is expanding its line of whiskeys.
Patricia Heiberger, editor, Asia Pacific at Mergermarket, discusses the consumer merger and acquisition sector in 2013.
The CEO of the Girl Scouts of America has responded to a fictional letter from investor Dan Loeb published in Vanity Fair.
Carl Berg, billionaire venture capitalist and co-founder, Berg and Berg, sees huge opportunities in life sciences. Berg Pharma has the opportunity to revolutionize health care by using biology to determine differences between a healthy and unhealthy person.
TriArtisan is in the lead to acquire CKE, the restaurant group that owns the Carl's Jr. and Hardees fast food chains, according sources.
The collapse of investment firm Common Sense has hurt many short-focused hedge funds.
JPMorgan Chase will pay $13 billion in a long-awaited deal with the Justice Department to settle claims over the financial crisis.
Stefan Dobocky, board member at DSM, says that by merging its pharma division with drug maker Patheon, a "global leader" will be created, and explains that the new entity will be run as a separate company.
The managing director of the European Stability Mechanism, Klaus Regling, insisted that Spain's exit from its bank bailout program was not premature.
IntercontinentalExchange, which last week completed its deal for NYSE Euronext, held a teleconference this morning to update investors.
As the US threatened to default on its debt, banks spent millions of dollars on contingency planning and even prepared to underwrite federal benefits.
Investor Dennis Gartman told CNBC on Tuesday he's staying away from these sectors, but overall, the market still has life.
Activist investor Carl Icahn said he is "very cautious" on the stock market and has no plans to walk away from his Apple investment.
In a few years the rate of money flow and inflation will start to catch up to each other, causing a recession, analysis from Dick Bove said.
Happy Monday. Stock market futures are looking kind of flat. "Flat" is a word we never like to use.
Friday's nonfarm payrolls report easily beat Wall Street expectations but may not be quite what Wall Street wanted.
The financial services industry can help investors paralyzed with indecision by offering fewer portfolio options.
Now could be the right time for investors to get in on Puerto Rico, says YPO member Francisco De Armas.
Divorces are difficult and emotional, but preparation, organization and use of a financial expert can reduce stress.