Pfizer's declaration that it intends to merge with Allergan and cut taxes by moving its tax home to Dublin from New York City has set off something of a furor.
WASHINGTON - We're the 0.1 percenters. Consumer spending posted a modest increase for a second straight month in October, while personal income rebounded after a sluggish September.
U.S. stocks ended mostly unchanged as consumer discretionary and health-care shares battled losses in other sectors on the last full trading day of the week.
The retail industry is reeling from a wave of cybersecurity breaches uncovered since Target was hit during the 2013 holiday season.
LONDON—The Financial Conduct Authority said Thursday it has fined U.K. bank Barclays BCS 0.45 % PLC �72.07 million ($108.89 million) for failing to minimize the risk against financial crime, its largest ever fine for such failings, but stopped short ...