Archive September 2013

Bode Miller says Russian anti-gay law ‘ignorant’

Bode Miller says Russian anti-gay law ‘ignorant’

Published 30/09/2013

PARK CITY, Utah (Reuters) - While some athletes danced around Russia's anti-gay legislation on Monday American skiing great Bode Miller met the issue head on [more…]

Warner Bros studio strikes co-financing deal

Published 30/09/2013

(Reuters) - Warner Bros Pictures, the film studio division of Time Warner Inc, announced a deal on Monday with RatPac-Dune Entertainment to co-finance as many [more…]

Sprint investors need patience, possibly up to two years – SoftBank founder

Published 30/09/2013

NEW YORK/TOKYO (Reuters) - SoftBank Corp's bid to revive U.S. wireless operator Sprint Corp could take as long as two years, the Japanese telecoms group's [more…]

Analysis: U.S. shutdown strategy – Many advisers keep clients in stocks

Published 30/09/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Should I stay or should I go? The looming U.S. government shutdown has plenty of investors asking if it's time to [more…]

Obamacare push accelerates as government shutdown nears

Obamacare push accelerates as government shutdown nears

Published 30/09/2013

(Reuters) - The Obama administration accelerated its push to persuade individual Americans to sign up for the most extensive overhaul of the U.S. healthcare system [more…]

U.S. study says asset managers could pose systemic market risk

Published 30/09/2013

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Some activities of asset managers could pose risks to the broader marketplace, according to a study released by the Treasury Department on [more…]

Cisco CEO John Chambers’ salary almost doubled

Cisco CEO John Chambers’ salary almost doubled

Published 30/09/2013

(Reuters) - Cisco Systems Inc Chief Executive John Chambers' total annual compensation almost doubled, the world's biggest network equipment maker said in a regulatory filing. [more…]

Ex-Morgan Stanley broker pleads guilty in insider trading case

Published 30/09/2013

(Reuters) - A former Morgan Stanley financial adviser pleaded guilty to an insider trading charge for tipping a childhood friend to Gilead Sciences Inc's plan [more…]

U.S. Postal Service defaults on $5.6 billion for future health benefits

Published 30/09/2013

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Postal Service on Monday defaulted yet again on a prepayment for the healthcare of its future retirees as its finances [more…]

Sex, spies and society scandal in Andrew Lloyd Webber musical

Published 30/09/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - A new musical from British impresario and composer Andrew Lloyd Webber will delve into the sex, spies and politics at the heart [more…]