Economy & Finance

Madoff trustee cannot sue big banks, U.S. court rules

Published 20/06/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The trustee seeking money for Bernard Madoff's victims suffered a big defeat as a federal appeals court rejected his bid to [more…]

How to keep older patients from returning to the hospital

Published 20/06/2013

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Ann Marie Schmidt had knee replacement surgery last month. The operation was for an old injury that made walking painful, but the [more…]

News Corp spinoffs start preliminary trading

Published 19/06/2013

(Reuters) - News Corp's publishing and entertainment arms began trading separately on a preliminary basis on Wednesday, one of the last steps before Rupert Murdoch's [more…]

Start-up to bring test-drive cars to buyers, avoiding dealership

Published 19/06/2013

DETROIT (Reuters) - A new company hopes to make the car-buying process easier for consumers and more efficient for dealers by bringing cars to buyers [more…]

Leasing firm CIT orders 30 Boeing 737 MAX planes

Published 19/06/2013

PARIS (Reuters) - Boeing (BA.N ) has won an order for 30 of its 737 MAX 8 aircraft worth $3 billion at list prices from [more…]

Asia business sentiment rises in second quarter, global growth risk still dominates

Published 19/06/2013

SEOUL (Reuters) - Asia's top companies have become more optimistic about their business outlook with the retail and shipping industries rebounding sharply in the second [more…]

EADS sticks to defense business, mulls options: CEO

Published 19/06/2013

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - EADS (EAD.PA ) has no plans to give up its defense business but is open to seeking alternatives for parts of it, [more…]

Fed seen keeping options open on pace of bond buying

Published 19/06/2013

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal Reserve policymakers will likely announce on Wednesday that they will keep buying bonds at a monthly pace of $85 billion, while [more…]

Revision of Cypriot bailout terms not likely: euro zone officials

Published 19/06/2013

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The euro zone does not intend to change the terms of Cyprus's bailout as requested by Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades in a [more…]

Analysis: Hospital investors sold on U.S. health reform despite bumps

Analysis: Hospital investors sold on U.S. health reform despite bumps

Published 19/06/2013

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Shares of U.S. hospital operators have been on a tear this year, on average posting triple the gains of the broader stock [more…]