British business has always given opportunities to ambitious Scots and been strengthened by their efforts. Lombard's great-great grandpa left Glasgow to trade on the London Metal Exchange.
The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday approved a stop-gap spending measure that averts an Oct. 1 government shutdown and extends the U.S.
Shares plunged as much as 11% in after-hours trading Wednesday after the company said profit was nearly cut in half during its most recent quarter.
Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon.com and founder of Blue Origin LLC, right, speaks at a news conference with Tory Bruno, CEO of United Launch Alliance LLC, during a news conference on Wednesday.
I spend most of my time digging into Wall Street, hedge funds and private equity firms, looking for both the good and the bad. I also focus on the intersection of business and the law.