The retailer is making a Hail Mary pass, filing for bankruptcy protection in an attempt to fix its messy finances and be able to turn itself around.
... * Dollar index hovers near 2-week lows hit on Friday. * Euro up 0.6 percent, adds pressure on ECB to ease. * Yen pressured by expectations that BOJ could ease further.
LONDON Euro zone business activity grew at its weakest pace in four months during September but in one encouraging sign for the European Central Bank, service firms raised prices for the first time in four years, surveys showed on Monday.
LONDON Oct 5 Shares in trader and miner Glencore surged as much as 20 percent in London on Monday, following a 25-percent leap on the Hong Kong market, as hopes for deal-making trumped worries over a slump in metals prices.
PARIS—The management of Air France, AFLYY 2.09 % the French arm of Air France-KLM, has outlined a plan to cut 2,900 jobs in a meeting with union representatives.