The rich are increasingly enamored with private equity investing after a decade of strong returns.
An extensive system of storms that flattened homes, flooded neighborhoods and triggered tornadoes, reignited and threatened yet more damage Monday.
There's no doubt about the underlying reasons for fund managers' success: When they turn in an outstanding performance, it's just a matter of dumb luck.
While the skies in Singapore has been smog-free thus far, its tourism sector is bracing itself for a recurrence of last year's severe air pollution.
Activist investor Carl Icahn said he is hopeful more potential buyers will surface for Family Dollar.
We take sanitation for granted. How is innovation bringing clean, waterless toilets to the developing world?
Big variations in price from provider to provider could be adding to your bills—even if you're insured.
A Hague court ruled that Russia must pay a group of shareholders in defunct oil giant Yukos around $50 billion for expropriating its assets.
Banks may have repaired their balance sheets but we're still waiting for any notable shift in their culture, according to a market commentator.
The U.S. tax code needs a radical overhaul to fight so-called "inversion" M&A, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew writes in The Washington Post.
Chinese industrial firms' profits rose 17.9 percent to 588.08 billion yuan ($94.98 billion) from a year earlier, up from an 8.9 percent rise in May.
European shares closed lower on Monday, with investors focused on corporate earnings as well as developments in Ukraine and Gaza.
Asian equities were mostly higher on Monday, led by a rally in Chinese markets, on optimism about the health of the world's second-largest economy.
Homegrown fast food chains have long played second fiddle to Western brands in China but things may be in for a change after the latest food scare.
Jim Cramer sees plenty of money making opportunities scattered across almost every sector of the market. Here's what's on his calendar.
Malaysia Airlines – the carrier reeling from the disappearance of one aircraft and the alleged shooting down of another – is considering rebranding.
Airline insurers are reviewing cover for aircraft involved in hostile acts as the industry faces its most expensive year since the 9/11 attacks.
India PM Narendra Modi's election victory and a strong mandate have finally opened the way to a strategic partnership between Beijing and New Delhi.
Scotland has joined England since 1707 but many have been arguing that they should be an independent country, and they will vote on September 18th.
1 in 5 people in developing regions continue to live on less than $1.25 a day, according to the UN. What can that amount buy? Here's a look.