LONDON Greece's financial crisis and signs of growing opposition to austerity in Spain sent the euro to its lowest level in a month on Tuesday, while shares and commodities took a knock as the dollar powered higher.
For its annual study of CEO pay, The Associated Press used data provided by Equilar, an executive compensation research firm. Equilar examined the regulatory filings detailing the pay packages of 338 companies.
We learn this morning that the man behind the design ideas that made Apple the world's richest company has got a new job. Sir Jonathan - or Jony - Ive has been promoted to Chief Design Officer.
... * China A shares may be included in key benchmark in two years. * Tax, capital mobility, and clearing remain key hurdles. * China A shares to have initial weighting of 5 pct in new indexes (Adds analyst, trader comment, details on MSCI rivalry).
... * Says China should have 'floating exchange rate' in 3 yrs. * Policy easing needed if 2015 GDP growth below 6.5 pct. * IMF expects China growth of 6.8 pct this year (Recasts, adds details).