FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - German drug company Merck (MRK) says it has agreed to buy St. Louis-based chemical firm Sigma-Aldrich (SIAL) for $17 billion.
Stephen Heintz, left, with Valerie Rockefeller Wayne and Steven Rockefeller on Tuesday. Credit Hiroko Masuike/The New York Times. Continue reading the main story.
LONDON, Sept 22 (Reuters) - The apparent lack of demand for the European Central Bank's new wave of ultra-cheap loans is a "credit negative" for the bloc's sovereigns and banks, rating agency Moody's said on Monday.
Gen Xers may be taking home bigger paychecks than their parents did at the same age, but they haven't been able to accumulate nearly as much wealth.
German engineering company Siemens AG announced a deal to acquire U.S. oil-equipment maker Dresser-Rand Group Inc. (DRC) for $7.6 billion.