Why hasn't the low oil price given more a boost to equity markets? James McCormack, head of sovereigns at Fitch Ratings says that oil prices only support growth in "normal economic times" especially in Europe.» Read More
JOHANNESBURG, Jan 14- South Africa's credit regulator has referred small lender Ubank to a consumer tribunal, recommending it should be fined for reckless lending and forced to change its business practices. The move comes just months after another South African bank, African Bank Investments, had to be rescued by the central bank following reckless lending...
Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance senior columnist, reveals Under Armour is Yahoo! Finance's company of the year for 2014.
A new Deloitte report states that the top 1000 medium-sized business contribute more than 9 percent to U.K.'s economy. Chris Gentle, head of Insight at Deloitte UK discusses the report, saying two thirds of these companies are outside of London and the South East.
Sallie Krawcheck, Ellevate Network chair; along with CNBC's Kelly Evans and Julia Boorstin, discuss how making corporate boards more diverse could lead to better returns for shareholders.
Sarah Lacy, Pando Daily editor, discusses being targeted by Uber executive Emil Michael for being critical of the company.
NEW YORK, Nov 6- Walter Investment Corp, one of the largest U.S. companies that collect home loan payments, said on Thursday that several state regulatory agencies were investigating its business practices, and its shares fell by over 20 percent. The company had met with the working group during the second quarter to discuss "concerns about various loan servicing...
NEW YORK, Nov 6- Walter Investment Corp, one of the largest U.S. companies that collect home loan payments, said on Thursday that several state regulatory agencies were investigating its business practices, and its shares fell nearly 19 percent. The company previously met with the working group during the second quarter to discuss "concerns about various loan...
The tides are turning in popular consensus. It’s time for Corporate America to get some gay pride, says author Steve Siebold.
CNBC's Jon Fortt speaks to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella about where he sees strength in the global economy and how it impacts their international strategy.
NEW YORK, Sept 10- 21 Vianet Group Inc's shares were down sharply and among the mostly actively traded stocks on the Nasdaq on Wednesday. Earlier, the stock attracted big bearish bets in the options market after a short-selling research firm issued a report on the China- based data center service provider, accusing the company of questionable business practices.
Facilities and operations manager at Market Basket Steve Paulenka, and Tom Trainor, Market Basket district grocery supervisor, discuss the resolution of the dispute between cousins Arthur T. and Arthur S. Demoulas which initially cost both men their jobs.
Ignite Social CEO Jim Tobin, was forced to layoff half his workforce after losing a big client. Not only is he helping his staff find new jobs, but he is guaranteeing their performance.
Georgia was named CNBC's "America's Top State for Business." Gov. Nathan Deal, (R-Ga.), discusses doing business in the Peach State and explains how government created the environment for the private sector to create jobs.
Congress is once again considering the renewal of an act that requires insurers to offer terrorism insurance. The question is – does it need some tweaks?
We need to understand the difference between U.K. and U.S. English, as mistakes may prove costly, says Allyson Stewart-Allen, CEO of International Marketing Partnership.
GlaxoSmithKline says Britain's Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has opened a formal criminal investigation into its commercial practices.
Chinese police have charged several former GlaxoSmithKline employees as the British drug maker is accused of evading million in Chinese taxes.
Arik Hesseldahl, Re/code senior editor, discusses the $9 billion class-action suit filed over poaching pacts made by tech giants. We should be operating in as free a market as possible, says Hesseldahl.
From layoffs to budget cuts, bad news is a nearly daily occurrence but delivering it is one of the hardest things for leaders. Here are 10 tips.
Companies can't just react to catastrophes like extreme weather or the financial crisis—they need to be proactive. Here are four tips.