Economy & Finance

Republican governors meet with Pence over NAFTA concerns

Republican governors meet with Pence over NAFTA concerns

Published 14/12/2017

FILE PHOTO - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence arrives before U.S. President Donald Trump and Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong speak at a joint [more…]

Deckers wins proxy contest against hedge fund Marcato

Deckers wins proxy contest against hedge fund Marcato

Published 14/12/2017

BOSTON (Reuters) - Deckers Outdoor Corp beat back a challenge from activist hedge fund Marcato Capital Management, but shares of the maker of UGG boots [more…]

Exclusive: Guggenheim Partners working to quell investor concern about

Exclusive: Guggenheim Partners working to quell investor concern about

Published 14/12/2017

FILE PHOTO - Scott Minerd, Global Chief Investment Officer at Guggenheim Partners speaks at the 2014 Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California April [more…]

Fox’s Star to bring Disney cash and cricket in India

Fox’s Star to bring Disney cash and cricket in India

Published 14/12/2017

The 21st Century Fox logo is seen outside the News Corporation headquarters in Manhattan, New York, U.S., April 29, 2016. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File photo(Reuters) - Walt [more…]

Vivienne Tam scales fashion peaks with China Chic

Vivienne Tam scales fashion peaks with China Chic

Published 14/12/2017

Designer Vivienne Tam celebrates the successful completion of her Fall/Winter 2012 collection show during New York Fashion Week February 15, 2012. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/File PhotoNEW YORK [more…]

Use balance transfers to start 2018 with path to pay off debt

Use balance transfers to start 2018 with path to pay off debt

Published 14/12/2017

U.S. outgoing Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen arrives for a news conference after a two-day Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting in Washington, U.S. December [more…]

Activist investor Primestone urges Tennant to merge with Nilfisk

Activist investor Primestone urges Tennant to merge with Nilfisk

Published 13/12/2017

COPENHAGEN/LONDON (Reuters) - Activist hedge fund Primestone Capital on Wednesday urged U.S. cleaning equipment company Tennant and Danish peer Nilfisk to consider merging after building [more…]

Grad students plead for mercy from U.S. tax overhaul

Grad students plead for mercy from U.S. tax overhaul

Published 13/12/2017

FILE PHOTO - Graduate students rally against the proposed GOP tax reform bill at Union Square in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New [more…]

South Korea fin min says in talks with ministries on regulation of bit

South Korea fin min says in talks with ministries on regulation of bit

Published 11/12/2017

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea’s finance minister said on Monday that relevant ministries are in talks to decide whether trading of bitcoins should be regulated. [more…]

Samsung Heavy names new CEO after forecasting losses

Samsung Heavy names new CEO after forecasting losses

Published 11/12/2017

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries (010140.KS) named Joonou Nam as its new chief executive officer on Monday after Park Dae-young resigned to [more…]