Richard P. Cooley, a former chief executive of Wells Fargo and a ubiquitous name in banking for decades in the Pacific Northwest, died on Wednesday at his home in Seattle.
Lanxess AG, the German specialty chemicals company, agreed to buy Chemtura Corp., a U.S.-based maker of lubricant additives and flame retardants, for about $2.12 billion in cash.
Optimism about the outlook for Britain's financial services sector is at its lowest point since the financial crisis, a survey of finance firms showed on Monday.
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The union representing Canadian auto workers won approval for a new four-year contract with General Motors Co. GM -0.83 % , securing future investment for Canada's weakening auto sector and eventually giving GM more capacity for its profitable pickup ...