(Adds Breakingviews link). NEW YORK, July 25 (Reuters) - Alan "Ace" Greenberg, the former chairman and chief executive officer of Bear Stearns Cos Inc, died on Friday at the age of 86 after a bout with cancer.
LONDON/PARIS (Reuters) - Britain's BSkyB has agreed to pay $9 billion to buy the Rupert Murdoch's pay-TV companies in Germany and Italy, taking its hunt for growth into Europe by creating a media powerhouse with 20 million customers.
Investors received some bad news about the American shopper on Friday, driving down stocks and sending the Dow Jones industrial average to a loss for the week.
NEW YORK, July 25 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. dollar continued rising against most major currencies Friday as upbeat U.S. durable goods data fueled expectations for stronger economic recovery.
Some brokers are wary of a new giant in the online real-estate business. Bloomberg News. A possible merger of Zillow Inc. Z +8.99% Zillow Inc. Cl A U.S.