Burger King says its merger with Canadian donut-and-coffee chain Tim Hortons is about growth, not tax rates. In fact, Burger King's CEO said he doesn't expect the merger to produce "meaningful" tax savings.
European bonds rose, pushing yields to record lows, as economic data boosted speculation policy makers will increase stimulus. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index was little changed after closing above 2,000 for the first time.
PARIS (Reuters) - IMF chief Christine Lagarde has been put under formal investigation by French magistrates for negligence in a political fraud affair dating from 2008 when she was finance minister.
Loan applications rose for a second week in a row last week - the same week mortgage rates fell to the their lowest point this year.
Luxury jewelry Tiffany & Co. reported better-than-expected second quarter earnings results Wednesday morning, beating the Wall Street forecast on both profit and revenue largely due to continued success in colored diamond sales as well as strong sales in ...