Ax Alibaba heads to the big time with an IPO that could value the company at $162 billion, the e-commerce group is contending with online offers of gallium and uranium. The FT reports.» Read More
Moody's upgraded its rating on California's general obligation debt, citing the state's improving financial position and employment growth.
Barclays pulled a bond offering after it emerged that the New York attorney general was preparing to sue the UK bank for securities fraud.
Hedge fund Paulson & Co has amassed a large stake in Allergan and is supportive of a deal between the Botox maker and Valeant Pharmaceuticals.
France and Italy were named and shamed as in need of "significant" reform by a senior Barclays analyst on Thursday, despite having largely escaped market scrutiny.
The U.S. economy contracted at a steeper pace than previously estimated in the first quarter as durable goods fell sharply.
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The decline in state pension funded levels has likely bottomed out, Standard & Poor's said, as it warned the recovery will be slow and uneven.
After retreating from highs in early March, shorts sellers in the S&P 500 have returned over the last eight weeks.
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The Export Import Bank is in the headlines this week, partly due to a debate over the government's role in singling out companies for loans.
Stocks reverse course, retreating from record highs set earlier in the day. Weakness in energy stocks causes selling.
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An elite group of former financial pros are behind a major new study on the economic ramifications of climate change.
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At their request, Citi, HSBC, RBS and Santander will get another six months to submit new capital plans with an extended deadline from the Fed.
Xunlei Limited, one of China's largest internet companies, priced its IPO last night—one day early (it was expected to price tonight).
House of Representatives Republicans are working on how to approach re-authorization of the U.S. Export-Import Bank.
The U.S. economy is approaching the Fed's economic targets faster than expected and might push the central bank to accelerate plans to increase interest rates, Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Plosser said on Tuesday.
The Fed's reluctance to hike interest rates any time soon is a signal to investors to keep buying stocks, Wharton Professor Jeremy Siegel tells CNBC.
Bank of America will announce it will lower the threshold for consumers who qualify for discounts on loans and other benefits.
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