The rush to buy on Cyber Monday isn't anything new. After all, some of the best deals of the season can be found on this day. But what happens when your responsibility on a Monday isn't to shop but rather to work or get other obligations done?
Morgan Stanley MS 1.54 % plans to slash hundreds of jobs from its debt and currencies division after a months-long slump in trading revenue forced the Wall Street firm to revisit its staffing needs, people familiar with the matter said.
SYDNEY The dollar was on the cusp of reaching its highest in nearly 13 years against a basket of currencies on Tuesday, with the euro pinned down by expectations of aggressive policy easing from the European Central Bank.
Black Friday was the strongest day ever for internet shopping in the UK, with British bargain hunters spending a record �1.1bn on online purchases during the 24-hour sales period.
PARIS Bill Gates grows most animated when the talk turns to the "cool" new energy technologies that have yet to leave the lab.