More volleys were exchanged Tuesday in the battle for control of media company Viacom Inc. as a representative of Shari Redstone denounced statements made this week by Viacom's lead independent board member.
(Adds details of case). By Nate Raymond. NEW YORK May 31 A former director at Barclays Plc was arrested on Tuesday on U.S. charges that he provided inside information about impending mergers he learned about at the bank to a plumber, who used the ...
Political markets are weird: They cry out for something and yet politicians, with their enslavement to conventional wisdom and careerist caution, are unwilling to supply it.
U.S. stocks slipped, with the S&P 500 paring a third straight monthly gain, as stronger spending data buttressed the case for higher interest rates as early as this summer.
Consumer spending surged in April by the largest amount in more than six years, led by a big jump in purchases of autos and other durable goods.