LONDON Britain's financial watchdog has fined Barclays (BARC.L) 72 million pounds ($109 million) for cutting corners in checking wealthy customers involved in a huge transaction described by one senior manager as potentially the "deal of the century.
Washington: Pfizer's $160 billion (Dh587 billion) megadeal with Allergan, which comes with the benefit of an overseas tax address, is likely to be envied by competitors who won't be able to do much to mimic it.
Oil prices fell today, after six days of gains, as concerns that escalating violence in the Middle East would disrupt supply faded, and the focus returned to a persistent market glut.
Black Friday is nearly here, which means it's time for Americans everywhere to bundle up, hit the stores and fill their shopping carts with reduced-price electronics and gifts.
TOKYO - Japan says it plans to provide 1.3 trillion yen ($10.6 billion) in climate financing for developing countries in 2020, including public and private funds.