The dollar was a tad higher against the yen on Monday in Asia, with investors sitting on the sidelines ahead of key events such as Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen's congressional testimony on monetary policy and the economy.
By Ben Protess, Jessica Silver Greenberg and Michael Corkery The stage was set for another public shaming of a Wall Street bank. The Justice Department flew in a lead prosecutor from Colorado and planned for a news conference in Washington to ...
SINGAPORE: Emerging Asian currencies mostly inched higher on Monday, stabilising after taking a fall late last week, as investor jitters over problems at a Portuguese bank eased.
... * FTSEurofirst 300 up 0.7 pct. * Shire to recommend shareholders accept AbbVie offer. * BES still weak after triggering market sell-off last week.
ZURICH-- Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Spruengli AG said Monday it will acquire Russell Stover Candies Inc., a deal that will make the Swiss confectioner North America's third-biggest chocolate maker.