BOSTON, July 21- Leaders of top U.S. companies and investment firms on Thursday released a set of governance recommendations meant to encourage long-term economic growth, an unusual step that drew mixed reviews from advocates of deeper corporate reforms. Backers of the principles included well-known chief executives Jamie Dimon of JPMorgan Chase& Co, Jeff...
Legendary investor Warren Buffett spoke at length about a secret meeting held by CEOs and other top executives on improving governance principles.
The new Pokemon Go app could have positive implications for other companies, including Microsoft, CEO Satya Nadella said.
Microsoft and GE have teamed up on a new, global project — and they took aim at American trade policies Monday on CNBC.
General Electric Chairman and CEO Jeffrey Immelt, discusses priorities in investment now that the company has partnered with Microsoft's cloud business.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, discusses the success of the augmented reality app Pokémon Go, and the future of gaming opportunities and "HoloLens" for technology companies.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, and General Electric Chairman and CEO Jeffrey Immelt, discuss how to get growth for America's economy.
It was a big victory for GE CEO Jeffrey Immelt, who since April 2015 has reached agreements to unload about $180 billion worth of GE Capital businesses to lessen the industrial conglomerate's exposure to the finance sector and shed the designation. The oversight council, made up of all the heads of the major U.S. regulatory agencies, voted unanimously to remove...
The Financial Stability Oversight Council removed GE Capital's designation as "systemically important." CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the finance arm of the firm is no longer subject to oversight by the Fed.
June 14- Chief executives of the biggest U.S. corporations saw their pay rise in 2015 at the slowest rate in seven years, but it's not because their boards were suddenly getting tough. "It's the smallest pay rise in a long time but that doesn't mean that CEOs weren't bringing home more money," said John Roe, head of advisory at ISS Corporate Solutions.
In the case of GE, we consider ourselves "validation capital," says Peter May, Trian Fund Management, talking about peak activism and its investment in General Electric.
CNBC's Mary Thompson recaps the highlights of General Electric's earnings call.
CNBC's Mary Thompson provides the latest highlights from General Electric's conference call.
Henry Blodget, Business Insider CEO, discusses General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt's rebuttal to presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, and how inequality in the company is affecting both corporations and the general population.
General Electric's Jeff Immelt fires back at Bernie Sanders for saying GE was among companies "destroying the moral fabric" of America.
In a "Washington Post" article, CEO Jeffrey Immelt defends his firm after recent comments from presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders.
Jim Cramer channeled his March Madness bracketology and crowned the eight CEOs ready to lead their companies to success in 2016.
A lot of the issues seem upside down, says CNBC's Jim Cramer weighing in on where political lines are drawn on Super Tuesday.
Jim Cramer says to cast your vote, caucus your candidate, just don’t forget about this opportunity for stocks.
Jim Cramer attributed the negative political backdrop as the reason why investors are paying less for stocks than normal.