LONDON - British financial regulators said on Thursday that they had fined Barclays 72 million pounds, or $108 million, for failing to safeguard against the risk that the bank would be used to facilitate financial crime.
Washington: Pfizer's $160 billion (Dh587 billion) megadeal with Allergan, which comes with the benefit of an overseas tax address, is likely to be envied by competitors who won't be able to do much to mimic it.
The major U.S. indexes were virtually unchanged at the close of a quiet trading day on Wednesday with gains in healthcare and consumer stocks after data showed U.S.
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SHANGHAI/HONG KONG Chinese e-commerce titan Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has approached the publisher of Hong Kong's South China Morning Post newspaper to discuss buying its media assets, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday.