The return of market volatility sent the S&P 500 to a low of 1,820 last Wednesday, down 9.8% from its September 19 all-time high of 2,019. There certainly hasn't been a shortage of concerns. The global
First impressions have gone digital. People are learning about you online before they ever shake your hand. The second they know they are going to meet you or have a call with you, they’re going to type
"The Ray Rice video for the financial sector has arrived," Michael Lewis said. The report is driven by secret recordings that suggest that the NY Fed regulators were too soft on Goldman and therefore other
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Do you know Hindi? If you want to understand Narendra Modi’s speech at the UN today, you better learn the language quickly. India’s prime minister prefers speaking in Hindi, and with this speech and other
BERLIN (AP) — Swiss pharmaceutical company Roche said Sunday it has reached an $8.3 billion deal to buy InterMune, a California-based developer of treatments for lung diseases. The companies have reached
Without a doubt, money is the primary driving factor in private equity and hedge funds. Lucrative fees are paid to talented fund managers by investors eager to earn high returns on their investments. much
Benchmark U.S. Treasury yields hit their lowest in 14 months on Friday after Ukraine said its forces had attacked and partly destroyed a Russian armored column that entered Ukrainian territory overnight.
Breaking up might be hard to do but in the mining world it can also be quite profitable, as shareholders in the world’s biggest miner, BHP Billiton, discovered earlier today. Shortly after the Australian-based
Google's itching to get Chromebooks into classrooms (and it's doing a pretty good job too), but the search giant just went full steam ahead with another product meant to help it shape the school experience.
This story originally appeared on Visual.ly The last few years have brought data visualization deeply into the world of design. It used to take highly technical designers or a team of developers and designers
Global financial markets became reacquainted with volatility today as a series of concerning developments led to a selloff of risk assets, from stocks to oil. The Dow dropped by 317 points or 1.88 percent
Abenomics for a long time was successful in depressing the yen. It went from about 82 yen to a dollar in December 2012, to 105.3 yen to a dollar in January 2014. Year-to-date however the U.S. dollar is
Interest rates look set to stay on hold for months to come after the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) reported that inflation has increased to 3%. The cost of living rose 0.5% in the June quarter