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A group of investors have filed a proposal calling for JPMorgan Chase to name an independent board chairman, splitting the CEO and chairman roles currently held by Jamie Dimon.
Antony Jenkins, the new CEO of Barclays, has promised to switch Barclays from a bank whose ethos has revolved around profit maximization to one where success is measured through the more amorphous metrics of "respect," "integrity" and "service," The Fiscal Times reports.
Capital One's sale of its Best Buy credit card portfolio to Citigroup underlines the company's revenue-growth challenge.
Payment processor Total System Services said it will buy prepaid debit card provider NetSpend Holdings for about $1.4 billion in cash.
Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan got a 73% pay increase in 2012, when the bank resolved crisis-era lawsuits and its stock was one of the sector's top performers.
The government's sale of a $10 billion stake in Japan Tobacco, the world's third-largest tobacco company, is expected to kick off within days after bankers met on Tuesday over deal details.
Criticized for letting Wall Street off the hook, the Justice Department is building a new model for prosecuting big banks.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Executives at Reader's Digest must be hoping that the magazine's second trip to bankruptcy court in under four years will be its last.
Shares of SCMP Group, the publisher of the South China Morning Post, fell as much as 10 percent in resumed trade on Tuesday after it said it was in talks about the possible acquisition of a group of media companies.
H.J. Heinz confirmed Thursday that it agreed to be acquired by Berkshire Hathaway and 3G for $28 billion.
A federal judge has dismissed antitrust lawsuits accusing Visa, MasterCard, JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America and Wells Fargo of conspiring to fix automated teller machine fees.
A slow British economy and high prices has made London property less attractive to investors as they realize returns are low and capital values are vulnerable.
A new distribution announced Tuesday by court-appointed trustee Irving Picard will bring the total amount returned to investors past $5 billion for the first time.
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Don't expect the market for smartphones to peak anytime soon, AlphaOne Capital's Dan Niles says.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Royal Bank of Scotland chairman Philip Hampton has defended the bonus due to be paid to chief executive Stephen Hester even though the British bank has been punished for rigging interest rates.
Venezuela's latest currency devaluation will hurt a range of U.S. and European companies that sell to consumers in the country, as state-imposed price controls make it more difficult for those companies to protect their profits.
Nearly 11 million borrowers are underwater on their mortgages, and yet home equity lines of credit are suddenly on the rise again.