FRANKFURT/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Chemicals and healthcare group Bayer AG is poised to announce the acquisition of U.S. seeds company Monsanto Co on Wednesday for more than $66 billion, clinching the biggest deal of the year, people familiar with the ma…
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank president Dennis Lockhart will step down on Feb. 28 next year, the Atlanta Fed said on Tuesday, with a nationwide search planned for his replacement.
(Reuters) – U.S. wireless carriers Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US Inc said on Tuesday they received strong pre-orders for Apple Inc’s iPhone 7, sending shares of the world’s most valuable listed company up 3 percent.
NITRA, Slovakia (Reuters) – Luxury carmaker Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) [TAMOJL.UL] has picked Japanese firm Takenaka and Czech company Vces, part of Bouygues group , as subcontractors for the Slovak factory it started building on Tuesday, the company said…
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. household income posted a record increase in 2015 after years of stagnation, suggesting the recovery from the Great Recession was finally lifting ordinary citizens who had been largely left behind.
STRASBOURG (Reuters) – Former European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso has accused his successor Jean-Claude Juncker of “discriminatory” behavior for opening an ethics probe into his taking a job with U.S. bank Goldman Sachs.
MOSCOW (Reuters) – U.S. bank Citi is seeing business pick up in Russia as the country’s economic crisis abates and is staying as engaged as it can given Western sanctions, its Russia head said.
MILAN (Reuters) – Marco Morelli, front runner to take over the helm at troubled Italian lender Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena , was in Frankfurt on Tuesday to meet regulators at the European Central Bank, a source familiar with the matter said.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House Financial Services Committee is expected on Tuesday to pass a revamp of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform law, but the bill is not anticipated to receive President Barack Obama’s signature if it ever reaches his de…
ZURICH (Reuters) – Switzerland’s highest court has ruled a request from the Netherlands for information on Dutch account holders at Swiss banks is valid, overturning a lower court’s decision to block the order.
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Opening arguments are set to begin on Tuesday in the trial of former American International Group Inc chairman Maurice “Hank” Greenberg over accounting fraud at the insurance giant some 16 years ago.