Alibaba Group, China's largest e-commerce company, partly ended a period of intense speculation today by announcing that it would go public in the United States.
March 14 (Bloomberg) -- Quiznos Corp., the Denver-based toasted-sandwich chain, filed for bankruptcy just days after pizza chain Sbarro LLC sought protection from creditors, as competition among fast-food restaurants grows in a tight market.
WASHINGTON, March 14, (Agencies): US consumer sentiment weakened in early March as an unusually harsh winter appeared to dim views on the economy's prospects.
China's currency is on a longer leash, but its master is still firmly in control. The People's Bank of China announced the yuan's trading band will widen from 1% to 2% on either side of the daily �reference rate� that the bank sets.
A Senate bill would replace mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac with a new federal agency. * Banks, affordability advocates question measure to dismantle Fannie, Freddie.