Argentina's economy minister Axel Kicillof. Argentina is the first nation to trigger default swaps since Greece restructured its debt in 2012.
(Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N) (BRKb.N) on Friday said second-quarter profit soared 41 percent to a record high, reflecting substantial investment gains and improved results in manufacturing, service and retail businesses.
Investing.com - The dollar weakened against most major currencies on Friday after a less-than-stellar U.S. jobs report sent investors selling the currency for profits.
Procter & Gamble said that reducing its brands would allow it to concentrate on mainstays like Tide detergent. By Rachel Abrams, NEW YORK TIMES.
A recent job fair in Philadelphia. The average monthly gain in payrolls across the country has been above 200,000 for the last six months.