Economy & Finance

Ex-Oregon governor candidate charged in Facebook IPO fraud

Ex-Oregon governor candidate charged in Facebook IPO fraud

Published 19/03/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former Oregon gubernatorial candidate was arrested on Tuesday for his alleged role in defrauding investors who had hoped to buy [more…]

Shares end lower on Cyprus concerns, euro falls

Published 19/03/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global stock markets fell on Tuesday, extending the previous day's decline as investors continued to fret about Cyprus and the possible [more…]

PIMCO’s Gross to auction off some of his historic U.S. stamps

Published 19/03/2013

(Reuters) - Bill Gross, who heads the world's largest mutual fund, will offer some items from his rare U.S. stamp collection for the first time [more…]

Cypriot finance minister says “no truth” to resignation reports

Published 19/03/2013

NICOSIA (Reuters) - Cypriot Finance Minister Michael Sarris denied reports on Tuesday that he had resigned, as lawmakers in the troubled euro zone member debated [more…]

Cyprus furor is rocky start for new Dutch “Mr Euro”

Cyprus furor is rocky start for new Dutch “Mr Euro”

Published 19/03/2013

BERLIN/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - For Jeroen Dijsselbloem, the new face of the euro zone, a furor over a decision to hurt savers in Cyprus has been [more…]

Cypriot lawmakers debate divisive deposit tax for bailout

Published 19/03/2013

NICOSIA (Reuters) - Parliament in euro zone member Cyprus began debating a deeply divisive levy on bank deposits on Tuesday to secure an international bailout [more…]

Cyprus parliament rejects deposit tax for bailout

Published 19/03/2013

NICOSIA (Reuters) - Cypriot lawmakers overwhelmingly rejected a deeply unpopular tax on bank deposits on Tuesday, throwing into doubt an international bailout for the troubled [more…]

Getting past America’s bad case of retirement blues

Published 19/03/2013

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The economic recovery is not helping Americans shake a bad case of the retirement jitters. Workers and current retirees are less confident [more…]

BBC sells Lonely Planet at 60 percent loss

Published 19/03/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - Publicly-funded British broadcaster the BBC is selling Lonely Planet, whose travel guides have been dubbed the backpackers' bible, taking a 60 percent [more…]

Britain seals deal to regulate scandal-hungry press

Britain seals deal to regulate scandal-hungry press

Published 18/03/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's main political parties agreed on Monday to create a new system to regulate the news media, hoping to end an era [more…]