Stories about Markets

Apr 10 2018

Uber buys dockless bike-share company Jump

That partnership saw JUMP integrating their service through the Uber app, taking advantage of Uber's years of data, Global Positioning System and mapping to offer an ef...

Apr 10 2018

Russian firms on brink as U.S. sanctions cause panic

The entrance to a Moscow business centre that houses the offices of the aluminium giant Rusal, one of the companies controlled by the Russian billionaire Oleg Deripask...

Apr 07 2018

Dow dives more than 500 points on trade tensions

On Wednesday, the S&P/TSX composite index was down 87.86 points to 15,092.90, after 90 minutes of trading. Boeing rose $7.46, or 2.3 percent, to $334.90 after a 1-percent...

Apr 06 2018

RBI maintains status quo; keeps repo rate unchanged at 6 per cent

The RBI kept the repo rate and reverse repo rate unchanged at 6 percent and 5.75 percent respectively. Five of the six-member MPC voted for the decision, while one ...

Apr 06 2018

Chanda Kochhar pulls out of FICCI event as Videocon loan probe intensifies

The bank clarified that the meeting was pre-scheduled and that the board had been meeting regularly in the first week of April in the previous years too, to review the pr...

Apr 04 2018

Saks, Lord & Taylor hit with massive data breach

Most of the data stolen from Saks Fifth Avenue , Lord & Taylor and the discount store, Saks Off 5TH, were from locations in NY and New Jersey. Customers will be not...

Mar 30 2018

Facebook Update Makes It Easier To Access Privacy Settings

The company faces heavy criticism - including from lawmakers in the US and United Kingdom - for allowing the Trump campaign-linked data firm Cambridge Analytica to get ...

Mar 29 2018

Tesla is sliding after getting downgraded at Moody's

NTSB said the issues being examined included the post-crash fire and removing the vehicle from the scene. Tesla shares are sliding Wednesday, down 8.12%, after the el...

Mar 20 2018

Google will now make more money, thanks to your shopping searches

Merchants can use the service to let consumers make purchases directly in Google's search engine and the Google Assistant virtual assistant, using a new universal sho...

Mar 20 2018

Dairy Queen's serving up FREE ice cream cones Tuesday

A small vanilla cone will be given out to customers at non-mall locations on Tuesday, which is the Spring Equinox, while supplies last. The chain will also be collect...

Mar 18 2018

United Airlines flight diverted after third pet incident

Louis. Flight 3996 banked toward northeast OH after the airline "chose the fastest option to reunite the dog with his family", Noonan said. Days after it accidentally s...

Mar 16 2018

Toys R Us' likely liquidation will have a ripple effect

I want to thank our extraordinary team members who helped build Toys" R " Us into a global brand. The faltering toy retailer is preparing to head to court with a plan t...

Mar 16 2018

Gender pay gap starts early

On this measure, awards handed to male workers were 86% higher than those handed out to women. The median pay gap at HSBC is smaller, at 29%, more than double the 14.2%...

Mar 13 2018

Manchester United Star Missing From Training Ahead of Sevilla Clash

Jose Mourinho has blasted "the worst manager in the history of the Premier League " for his views on Marcus Rashford . Zlatan participated in the workouts as well. In ...

Mar 08 2018

New direct flights offered from Richmond to Nashville

Allegiant previously offered non-stop flights from RIC to Orlando/Sanford, Florida and Tampa/St. Pete, Florida. Punta Gorda/Fort Myers via Punta Gorda Airport (PGD) - b...

Mar 03 2018

Nagaland Election Results 2018: All you need to know

Meghalya and Nagaland assembly polls were held on February 27. The counting of votes is set to begin at 8 am on Saturday and the results will be out in the afternoon. T...

Feb 25 2018

United Kingdom rate in unemployment rises for first time in two years

The jobless rate was expected to remain at 4.3 percent. The last time the measure was lower was in 2012, when it was 82,000. The ONS said the surprise rise in the une...

Feb 24 2018

US Market Indexes Lower, Dow Jones Closes Below 25000

Financial markets have fluctuated wildly this month as investors fretted about how fast the Fed might raise rates in the wake of data showing a pick-up in USA inflation ...

Feb 23 2018

Albertsons to buy Rite Aid as Amazon threat looms

This powerful combination enables us to become a truly differentiated leader in delivering value, choice, and flexibility to meet customers' evolving food, health, and we...

Feb 23 2018

Barclays reinstates dividend despite £1.9bn loss

Group total income dipped by 2% to GBP21.08 billion for 2017 from GBP21.45 billion for 2016. PPI provisions were £300m lower year-on-year at £0.7bn, which was unchanged f...