As Scots voted Thursday on whether to become a separate nation, financial markets appeared to be betting they'll decide to stay in the United Kingdom.
Americans' wealth hit the highest level ever in the second quarter amid a rise in stock and home prices, prompting consumers to ramp up their borrowing�a development that could boost the economic recovery.
... * ECB launches long-term TLTRO loan scheme for banks. * Banks take 82.6 billion euros, well below poll forecast. * Banks have second chance to bid for loans in December.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were higher in afternoon trading on Thursday, with the S&P 500 hitting a record peak a day after the U.S.
WASHINGTON�The number of new applications for unemployment benefits dropped last week to their second-lowest level in 14 years, the latest indication layoffs are trending lower amid generally improving economic conditions.