| Jun 27, 2014
Shares of action camcorder maker GoPro Inc. surged in their initial public offering Thursday, and no one was happier than the private equity firms that got to cash in on the deal.
This year's IPO boom has helped to propel the stock market, boost...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 7:50 AM
WASHINGTON Think you're paying more than you should be for gasoline right now? You are.
Prices tend to spike around Memorial Day, when increased demand cuts against a limited supply as refiners convert from winter fuels to summer blends. But by the...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 12:18 AM
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Shares of three small Chinese companies soared by over 40 percent in their debuts on Thursday in the first mainland listings in over four months, highlighting the challenges the stock regulator faces in weeding out speculation and...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:41 AM
LONDON (Reuters) - The Bank of England imposed its first limits on how much most people can borrow to buy a home on Thursday, in a bid to stem increasing levels of debt and rapidly rising house prices.
The move makes Britain the biggest economy to date...
| Jun 21, 2014
The show: "Endurance" at Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven.
What makes it special?: A presentation by New Haven-based Split Knuckle Theatre.
First impressions?: Combine TV's "The Office" with a harrowing real-life adventure from The Discovery Channel...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 3:04 PM
A federal judge has banned a Central Florida investment manager from the securities industry and fined him $660,000 for making false claims and using deceptive advertising about investment returns.
Max J. Zavanelli, a longtime brokerage entrepreneur and...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Maryland will receive $33 million from a nearly $1 billion joint state-federal settlement reached with SunTrust Mortgage Inc. over past problems with its mortgage servicing and foreclosure procedures, the Maryland Attorney General's office announced...
| Jun 2, 2014
Debra Sherman worked as a reporter for wire services covering the financial markets and the health care industry for more than 20 years.
After she was diagnosed with metastatic lung cancer in 2013, her bosses at Reuters encouraged her to start a blog on...
| May 18, 2014
The formal responses filed Thursday by Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan to a series of lawsuits challenging proposed pension changes put me in mind of the old joke that defines chutzpah — the Yiddish word for brazen audacity — as...
| May 15, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Former Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner never seemed to fit in the nation’s capital. And he knew it.
He begins his memoir, “Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises,” by admitting that he was “an unorthodox choice&...
| May 21, 2014
| 9:11 AM
The former US Treasury secretary was at the centre of efforts to save the world from another Great Depression. Over Indian food in New York, he talks to Martin Wolf about future risks, crisis management, mistakes and misperceptions
Iarrive at the...