*Impairments and' hard to value' assets key areas. DUBLIN, March 10- The European Central Bank's stance on how bad loans are defined will be one of the biggest revelations to the euro zone's largest banks when it details on Tuesday how it will test balance sheets, three sources with knowledge of the tests told Reuters.» Read More
SAO PAULO, Oct 4- OGX Petróleo e Gas Participações SA, the Brazilian energy producer with the worst-performing corporate bonds in emerging markets this year, said late on Thursday it was considering all measures to protect assets and stay in business.
BOSTON, Oct 2- Highfields Capital, which oversees $13 billion in assets for universities, hospitals and wealthy investors, plans to return as much as $2 billion to clients because it believes it can deliver better returns with less money.
*Weighting for bonds in Japan decreases. TOKYO, Sept 30- Japanese fund managers increased their assets allocated to equities in Asia and U.S. markets in September on the prospect of ample liquidity after the U.S.
Sept 17- FriendFinder Networks, which publishes the adult magazine Penthouse, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Tuesday, a court filing showed. The holding company, which also houses internet sites such as adultfriendfinder.com, listed out estimated liabilities of $500 million to $1 billion and assets of $1 million to $10 million, a court filing showed.
Microsoft is an unwieldy business and should be broken up, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Friday, and it needs a savior to drive a corporate "miracle" to get the company back on track.
The FDIC on Tuesday will propose a leverage rule requiring big banks to have common equity equal to at least 5 percent of their assets, sources tell CNBC.
The threat of less central bank stimulus and higher interest rates crushed emerging markets more than most recently. And some investors see deals.
Orchard Supply Hardware Stores has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, with rival retailer Lowe's Companies set to buy the majority of its assets for $205 million in cash.
Apple and other multinationals that keep money overseas are not doing anything wrong on taxes, opposing political pundits agreed on CNBC. But they clashed on reforms to discourage that practice.
Erik Lueth, Senior Regional Economist at RBS Global Banking & Markets, discusses the fall in gold prices, and predicts where opportunities lie for investors.
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Japan's largest lender by assets, is in advanced talks to buy U.S. commercial property loans from Deutsche Bank worth about $3.7 billion.
The Bank of Japan will not bankroll government spending, but it has already exceeded self-imposed limits on asset purchases and will continue to do so, in a signal intended to deliver on promises of overhauling policy.
Wook Chae, President of the Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, warns South Korea's President Park Geun-hye must focus on stabilizing the Korean won and boosting domestic growth.
Jeffrey Carr, CEO of U.S. cyber security boutique Taia Global, questions claims that China is solely to blame for cyber attacks on global corporations.
U.S. equity funds are reporting $19 billion worth of inflows this week. Mark Teed, Teed Capital Management, weighs in.
Australia's no.3 iron ore miner, Fortescue Metals Group, is in talks to sell a minority stake in its multi-billion dollar port and rail assets as it looks to cut debt and build new mines in a world of weaker iron ore prices.
Jeffrey Schwartz, Deputy Chairman, Global Logistic Properties says increased revenues in China and Japan as well international expansion plans have amounted to a profitable quarter.
Does being a mother of nine, overseeing investments of over 47 billion pounds, and advocating to get more women in boardrooms at the same time sound implausible?
Stewart Aldcroft, Senior Advisor, Investor Services, Asia Pacific, Citi says China is making policy changes that are positive for the asset management industry.
Two of the best-known business dynasties in Europe and the US will come together after Lord Jacob Rothschild’s listed investment trust and Rockefeller Financial Services agreed to form a strategic partnership, the FT reports.