WASHINGTON— General Electric Co. GE 1.77 % 's lending arm became the first big financial institution to escape stricter post-crisis rules by sharply shrinking, in what could be a sign of things to come for other titans of finance.
WASHINGTON—A gauge of upcoming home sales slid in May, a possible sign of slowing in the U.S. housing market heading into the summer months.
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce agreed to buy Chicago-based PrivateBancorp Inc. for $3.8 billion, joining the list of Canadian lenders looking to the U.S.
LONDON, June 29 (UPI) -- Vodafone, the British telecommunications giant, is considering moving its London headquarters outside of the United Kingdom depending on the results of Brexit negotiations.
LONDON - European competition regulators will closely review a potential takeover of Monsanto by the German chemical maker Bayer if a deal were to be consummated, according to a letter released on Wednesday.