Standard Chartered Plc and Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc rose in London trading after passing the Bank of England’s latest stress tests, giving relief to investors concerned that the lenders’ actions to boost capital may not have been enough to weather a harsher assessment.
When Aashish Bhinde graduated from one of India’s top business schools 20 years ago, he was clear about one thing -- he wanted to steer clear of a career in finance, with its long hours and endless spreadsheet number crunching.
Israel is suffering the worst anti-Jewish violence in a decade, causing many Israeli Jews to shun Arabs and blame radical Islam. Stef Wertheimer, the country’s third wealthiest man, has a different attitude. He is building Arab workplaces.
Where else can you find onesie formal wear or a high-tech shower head backed by Apple’s chief executive?
China’s iKang Healthcare Group Inc. received a preliminary $1.5 billion acquisition offer from an investor group that includes its main rival, setting the stage for a face-off with the company’s chairman who earlier this year made a bid to take the health-care service provider private.
Sam Altman, Y Combinator's president and co-founder, discusses investing in tech startups with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
Techonomy founder David Kirkpatrick, Skycatch CEO Christian Sanz and EasyPost CEO Jarrett Streebin discuss drones’ future in delivery with Emily Chang on “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg)
techonomy founder David Kirkpatrick and EasyPost CEO Jarrett Streebin discuss Cyber Monday delivery services strategies with Emily Chang on “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Techonomy founder David Kirkpatrick and Blue Nile CEO Harvey Kanter discuss Cyber Monday strategies with Emily Chang on “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Techonomy founder David Kirkpatrick and Bloomberg’s Shannon Pettypiece discuss internet outages during Cyber Monday with Emily Chang on “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Future of the Living Room
“The Hunger Games” finale retained its box office lead in North America, outdrawing three new releases including Pixar’s second movie this year, a “Rocky” sequel and a fresh take on Frankenstein.
ESPN’s declining subscriber base -- down 7 million in two years -- is presenting owner Walt Disney Co. with tough choices.
Walt Disney Co. dropped the most in three months after reporting that ESPN lost 3 million subscribers in a year, reviving concerns about shrinking demand for traditional pay-TV packages and dragging down U.S. media stocks.
U.S. stocks fluctuated in a shortened post-Thanksgiving trading session, as energy companies dropped with oil prices and Walt Disney Co. led declines in media shares.
Treasuries rose after the Thanksgiving holiday as a drop in Chinese shares drove demand for the relative safety of fixed income. U.S. stocks fluctuated as energy companies dropped with oil prices and Walt Disney Co. led declines in media shares.