At the recent UN climate change confab, most leaders were like "deer in headlights," says Terry Tamminen. It's time for action.
In addition, CEO John Donahoe will step down as CEO of eBay once the split takes effect in 2015.
More Latinos are starting businesses than any other minority group in the U.S., even though big banks won't open the money spigot.
A closely watched barometer of business conditions in the Midwest dipped in September.
Advanced economies face "permanently weak demand" warned the IMF on Tuesday, arguing that "the time may be right for an infrastructure push".
Expectations of Fed tightening may spur fears of a rerun of emerging market turmoil, but Societe Generale tips a strong dollar as a bigger risk.
Financial advisors who opt to target client segments with whom they closely identify are finding fulfillment and profit in their endeavours.
Think unrest overseas is causing the wild swings in the market? You're half right. But there's something else.
A massive new study suggests that for some U.S. women, living through a recession can mean they will never have children.
U.S. video streaming site Netflix is to release its first movie — a sequel to the classic "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon."
The measure signed by California Gov. Jerry Brown was inspired by the $2.5-million fine levied against Donald Sterling. The LA Times reports.
Solar power could trump alternatives like fossil fuels, wind, hydro and nuclear to be the world's largest source of electricity by 2050, according to an energy watchdog.
Microsoft has signed a lease to open its first flagship store on New York's Fifth Avenue just five blocks away from Apple's glass building.
Microsoft plans to offer a glimpse of its vision for Windows this week, as its CEO seeks to recover from missteps with its flagship operating system.
The European Commission has confirmed it believes Apple and Ireland breached guidelines on state aid over Apple's Irish tax arrangements.
Morningstar downgraded Pimco's Total Return fund on uncertainty regarding outflows and management following the departure of Bill Gross.
Many investors with money in IRAs or 401(k) plans struggle with what to do with funds when life circumstances change. A look at options.
Odds are the stock market will have a pretty good fourth quarter after it begins on Wednesday, but it's almost certain to be a volatile one.
Europe is a "slacker with low expectations", run by politicians that strangle technological progress, Peter Thiel says. The FT reports.
According to the World Bank, Hong Kong represented 18 percent of China's gross domestic product in 1997. Nearly 20 years later, it is just 3 percent.