March 14 (Bloomberg) -- Quiznos Corp., the Denver-based toasted-sandwich chain, filed for bankruptcy just days after pizza chain Sbarro LLC sought protection from creditors, as competition among fast-food restaurants grows in a tight market.
An unnamed Silicon Valley billionaire has purchased the world's most valuable life insurance policy, worth 201 million US dollars (�120 million).
WASHINGTON, March 14, (Agencies): US consumer sentiment weakened in early March as an unusually harsh winter appeared to dim views on the economy's prospects.
A worker counts the U.S. dollars at a bank in Tancheng County of Linyi City, east China's Shandong Province, Nov. 12, 2012. [Photo: Xinhua].
Senate Banking Committee leaders announced long-awaited plans to dismantle mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, advancing what observers expect will be a multi-year effort to revamp the nation's housing finance system.