NEW YORK (Reuters) - Growing tension between the West and Russia ahead of Ukraine's weekend referendum in Crimea pushed down stocks on major world markets on Friday and drove up buying of safe-haven gold and the yen.
Sandwich chain Quiznos filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Friday, after reaching a deal to cut its debt by more than $400 million, or about two-thirds.
NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp sued 16 of the world's largest banks on Friday, accusing them of cheating dozens of other now defunct banks by manipulating the Libor interest rate.
March 14 (Bloomberg) -- Treasuries posted the biggest weekly gain in almost two years as unrest in the Ukraine drove investors to the safety of U.S.
Stocks closed lower for the 5th straight day with worries over Ukraine and the Chinese economy continuing to lure investors into the safety of precious metals and government bonds.