LONDON The euro hovered near seven-month lows against the dollar and lost ground against the yen on Thursday as investors bet against it, expecting the European Central Bank to ease monetary policy again next week.
Wall Street will be listening closely to the sound of cash registers ringing up retail sales on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. The reason: the pace of sales could provide much-needed insight into the health of the U.S.
Barclays Plc was fined 72.1 million pounds ($109 million) by U.K. regulators for failing to fully probe a group of “politically exposed” ultra-high-net-worth clients tied to a 1.9 billion-pound transaction.
Is Pfizer's $160-Billion Merger Deal a Shady Attempt to Dodge Taxes On Monday, Pfizer-Allergan deal made headlines since the move was on the course to create the world's largest pharmaceutical company.
... * Trade thin as U.S. markets closed for Thanksgiving. * OPEC determined to keep pumping vigorously (Updates prices). By Simon Falush.