SYDNEY/TOKYO Asian stocks and the euro stumbled on Monday after a Greek vote against austerity measures endangered its future in the single currency and raised the risk of a full-blown crisis in the euro zone.
TOKYO/SINGAPORE Oil prices fell sharply in early trading on Monday after Greece rejected austerity measures demanded in return for bailout money and as China rolled out an unprecedented series of steps over the weekend to prevent a full-blown stock ...
The stock market could very well freak out now that Greeks voted "No" to a bailout deal that could determine its fate in the eurozone.
Aetna Inc.'s $37 billion deal to buy smaller health insurer Humana Inc. will face rigorous scrutiny from U.S. regulators, which antitrust experts said could also make other large-scale mergers in the sector more difficult.
What Greece needs is what it joined the union for in the first place - reformed product markets and productivity growth driven by innovation and technological advance, writes Alan Mitchell.