People Marriages and Divorces

  • The bucks behind the Jolie-Pitt divorce

    With the news that Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have filed for divorce, CNBC's Robert Frank looks into the financial implications of the Hollywood power couple's split.

  • BEIJING, Sept 9- Chinese police have detained seven property agents in Shanghai for spreading rumors of plans for a new government regulation that caused a rash of divorces and a rush to buy new homes, state news agency Xinhua reported on Friday. Shanghai has widely been regarded as one of the most restrictive Chinese cities in terms for home buyers.

  • BEIJING, Sept 9- Chinese police have detained seven property agents in Shanghai for spreading rumours of plans for a new government regulation that caused a rash of divorces and a rush to buy new homes, state news agency Xinhua reported on Friday. Shanghai has widely been regarded as one of the most restrictive Chinese cities in terms for home buyers.

  • LONDON, Sept 8- Britain and the European Union must work together to make their divorce smooth and forge a new "strong relationship," Prime Minister Theresa May told European Council President Donald Tusk on Thursday. At their first one-to-one meeting since May became prime minister after Britain voted to leave the European Union at a June 23 referendum, Tusk...

  • LONDON, Sept 8- Britain should start talks to leave the European Union as soon as possible, European Council President Donald Tusk said on Thursday, adding weight to calls for Prime Minister Theresa May to start the formal divorce procedure. In London, Tusk met May for their first head-to-head meeting since Britain voted to leave the bloc in a referendum on June 23...

  • LONDON, Aug 31- Sterling rose on Wednesday, boosted by improved consumer confidence and rising British house prices in August, which added to signs the economy is holding up well in the wake of June's shock vote to leave the European Union. "Overnight, we saw UK August consumer confidence bouncing back," Morgan Stanley chief strategist Hans Redeker said, adding he...

  • LONDON, Aug 31- Sterling rose on Wednesday, boosted by improved consumer confidence and rising British house prices in August, adding to growing signs that the economy was holding up well despite a shock vote to leave the European Union in June. "Overnight, we saw UK August consumer confidence bouncing back," Morgan Stanley chief strategist Hans Redeker said,...

  • LONDON, Aug 22- Sterling gained on Monday, after registering its strongest week in five against the dollar as a run of robust economic data suggested Britain's economy was faring better than expected following its vote to leave the European Union. The political uncertainty surrounding Brexit has darkened Britain's economic, business and investment outlook,...

  • LONDON, Aug 22- Market bets against sterling have never been more extreme even though most indicators show Britain weathering Brexit-related uncertainty so far, leaving currency market positioning prone to adjustment that could lead to at least a temporary pound bounce. The pound has sunk to its lowest level against the dollar in over 30 years since Britain...

  • LONDON, Aug 22- Market bets against sterling have never been more extreme even though most indicators show Britain weathering Brexit-related uncertainty so far, leaving currency market positioning prone to adjustment that could lead to at least a temporary pound bounce. The pound has sunk to its lowest level against the dollar in over 30 years since Britain...

  • LONDON, Aug 22- Sterling inched up on Monday after registering its strongest week in five against the dollar, as a run of robust economic data suggested Britain's economy was faring better than expected following its vote to leave the European Union. Some of the week's gains, however, were eroded on Friday when the currency posted its biggest one-day fall against...

  • LONDON, Aug 22- Sterling inched up on Monday after registering its strongest week in five against the dollar, as a run of robust economic data suggested Britain's economy was faring better than expected following its vote to leave the European Union. Some of the week's gains, however, were eroded on Friday when the currency posted its biggest one-day fall against...

  • Sheryl Sandberg

    Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg has almost completed a new book, which will focus on healing from grief, Recode reports.

  • BRATISLAVA/ WARSAW, July 28- Britain wants a bespoke model for its future ties with the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday, during a tour of Eastern European allies aimed at securing support in negotiations on leaving the bloc. In the five weeks since Britons voted to quit the EU, politicians have tried to solve the riddle of how to restrict...

  • BRATISLAVA, July 28- The European Union seems to be falling in love with itself and needs to use the time before Britain formally starts divorce proceedings to create a new vision of Europe, Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico said on Thursday. Britain's shock vote to leave the EU in June has led to calls for reforms in the bloc to connect it better to its people after...

  • Divorce

    If you are divorced, your ex-spouse can receive benefits based on your record (even if you have remarried). CNBC's Sharon Epperson has more on what you need to know about Social Security and divorce.

  • App to help couples divorce for cheaper

    An app called Amicable claims to lower the cost of ending a marriage by helping users tackle most of the work themselves.

  • Steve Cohen wins dismissal

    Point72's Steve Cohen has won the dismissal of a suit brought on by his former wife, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.

  • Oil Louisiana

    The International Energy Agency faces a possible legal split from its parent body following decades of friction.

  • Mikhail Gutseriev, of RussNeft OAO

    Of course, the celebration was pennies and nickels for Mikhail Gutseriev, who Forbes reports is worth $6.2 billion.