TORONTO, Sept 29- TMX Group Ltd named Lou Eccleston as its new chief executive officer, the Toronto Stock Exchange operator said on Monday, after a lengthy global search to replace retiring CEO Tom Kloet. Eccleston left McGraw Hill Financial in July. Eccleston has also previously worked at Thomson Reuters Corp predecessor Thomson Financial, and at Bloomberg LP.» Read More
LONDON— Tesco, the world's second-largest supermarket chain after Walmart, has suspended four executives and launched an accounting investigation after admitting that its half-year profit was overstated by 250 million pounds.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan asks NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell about Procter and Gamble pulling its partnership with the NFL.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says he is focused on doing his job to the best of his ability and has not considered resigning from the NFL.
Former Baltimore Ravens head coach Brian Billick says NFL's Roger Goodell has been the most aggressive commissioner in regards to player conduct and safety.
Sept 18- JetBlue Airways on Thursday named Robin Hayes, its current president and a former British Airways executive, to succeed Dave Barger as chief executive, sending the airline's shares up in after-market trading.
Sept 18- JetBlue Airways on Thursday named Robin Hayes, its current president, to succeed Dave Barger as chief executive, sending the airline's shares up in after-market trading. Cowen and Co said last month that it expects JetBlue to outperform the market under new management and increased its price target for the airline's shares to $15 from $10.
Sept 18- Home cleaning products maker Clorox Co said Chief Executive Donald Knauss was stepping down after eight years at the helm. He started his career at The Coca-Cola Co and went on to join PepsiCo Inc and Procter& Gamble Co before joining Clorox. Oakland, California- based Clorox's shares were little changed on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday.
Clorox said Thursday it will promote Benno Dorer to CEO of the consumer products maker.
Fares Noujaim, an executive vice chairman at Bank of America has left the company abruptly.
Sept 18- JetBlue Airways named Robin Hayes, its current President, as chief executive, effective Feb. 16, 2015. Shares were up 5 percent after the bell at $11.90. Hayes replaces Dave Barger, its CEO of seven years.
JetBlue Airways Corp. CEO Dave Barger will step down in February and be replaced by the company's president, ending months of speculation about leadership at the airline, which is profitable but has lagged its rivals.
NEW YORK— Clorox said Thursday it will promote Benno Dorer to CEO of the consumer products maker. The Oakland, California, company said Dorer will become its CEO on Nov. 20. Clorox Co. said he will also join the board of directors.
Sept 18- JetBlue Airways named Robin Hayes, its current President, as chief executive, effective Feb. 16, 2015. Shares were up 5 percent after the bell at $11.90. Hayes replaces Dave Barger, its CEO of one year.
Safra Catz and Mark Hurd, currently Oracle's presidents, will become the CEOs of the company.
Sept 18- Canadian oil producer Penn West Petroleum Ltd said it was strengthening its accounting practices after a review uncovered irregularities that forced to company to restate some of its prior results.
Sept 18- Canadian oil producer Penn West Petroleum Ltd, under fire after it uncovered accounting irregularities in July, said its audit committee determined that the company needs to review results going back to 2007..
MASHANTUCKET, Conn.— Foxwoods CEO Scott Butera, a key figure in the restructuring of the casino's $2 billion debt, is stepping down at the end of next month to pursue an opportunity outside the gaming industry, the tribe that owns the casino announced Wednesday.
Famed Facebook investor and PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel spoke out on "Squawk Box" today on rival Twitter as well as on Uber. Re/code co-executive editor Kara Swisher, and CNBC contributor Herb Greenberg, share their opinions.
*DuPont shares up 4 pct. Sept 17- Activist investor Nelson Peltz's Trian Fund Management LP urged DuPont to separate its high-growth businesses from the more cyclical ones, blaming the company's conglomerate structure for its "underperformance."
*Shoemaker Ultrasonic says cash in China, Hong Kong transferred. FRANKFURT/ HONG KONG, Sept 17- A Germany- listed shoemaker became the latest Chinese company to report the disappearance of top executives, underscoring the danger of doing business in the Asian powerhouse at a time of heightened scrutiny of its firms' corporate governance.
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