U.S. consumer confidence fell
for a fourth straight month in November amid worries about
current business conditions and employment prospects, but
remained at levels sufficient to support a steady pace of
Activist investor Blackwells is
pushing to remove Tom Barrack, a billionaire friend of President
Donald Trump, as CEO of Colony Capital, saying his mismanagement
of the real estate and investment firm has cost shareholders
billions of dollars in lost gains.
Roger Jenkins, a former senior
Barclays banker tasked with securing a financial
lifeline from Qatar at the height of the credit crisis, told a
London fraud trial on Tuesday he had been taken aback at the
fees demanded by the Gulf state.