Posted at 21:58h
Private equity billionaire
Joshua Harris thinks there are still plenty of undervalued
companies to improve and profit from, especially away from the
Posted at 21:53h
President Donald Trump said
on Thursday he likes a Republican senator's drug pricing bill
"very much" after Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi unveiled
legislation letting the government negotiate lower prices for
costly prescription drugs.
Posted at 21:25h
The Bank of Canada appointed
Toni Gravelle, who has been managing director of the central
bank's financial markets department, as a new deputy governor to
replace the retired Lynn Patterson.
Posted at 21:13h
Authorities reported the first
death linked to Tropical Storm Imelda, which dumped torrential
rains over the Houston-area, while rescuers in boats pulled
hundreds of people from flooded cars, the city's airport
temporarily halted flights and tens of thousands of people lost
power on Thursday.
Posted at 21:11h
France's CNP Assurances SA
has reached a deal worth 7 billion reais ($1.7
billion) with Caixa Economica Federal to sell insurance
in the bank's more than 3,000 branches, the Brazilian
state-owned lender said on Thursday.
Posted at 21:07h
Donald Trump sued Manhattan
District Attorney Cyrus Vance on Thursday, seeking to void a
subpoena for eight years of tax returns related to a criminal
probe into the U.S. president and his family business.
Posted at 20:59h
candidate Pete Buttigieg on Thursday unveiled his plan to reform
the U.S. healthcare system by offering everyone coverage under
the federal Medicare program, but not forcing people to give up
private health insurance plans.
Posted at 20:56h
At least three new U.S. stock
exchanges are expected in 2020, executives from the companies
said on Thursday, potentially lowering trading costs as the
upstarts try to take business from the incumbents, while also
adding complexity to the marketplace.
Posted at 20:20h
Eighteen months after
officially burying the hatchet in one of America's most bitter
proxy contests, Procter & Gamble Co CEO David Taylor and
billionaire investor Nelson Peltz proclaimed their mutual
respect on Thursday, underscoring how activists and corporations
can end up working collaboratively.
Posted at 19:06h
Juncker says he is willing to scrap Irish backstop if UK has viable alternative