Investment Management

The world's most exciting stocks may now be in your funds

Jun 7, 2018

Stocks trading in mainland China have long offered one of the biggest thrill-rides of investing _ they've more than doubled one year, only to give it all back the next _ and now they're moving further into the mainstream

Gilded Age Rawlings Sporting Goods Co sold to private equity

Jun 5, 2018

The 131-year-old Rawlings Sporting Goods Co. sold to private equity fund for $395 million.

What's in your 401(k)? For more investors, just 1 fund

Jun 5, 2018

More and more retirement savers have their entire 401(k) account in just a single mutual fund, and investment advisers are fine with it

Walmart to sell 80 percent stake in Brazil business

Jun 4, 2018

Walmart is selling an 80 percent stake in its Brazilian operations to a global private equity firm, further reducing its presence in countries where it's struggling

Pret A Manger to be acquired by Panera owner JAB

May 29, 2018

The European firm JAB is acquiring sandwich chain Pret A Manger

Uber valued at about $62B in new offer to buy company stock

May 23, 2018

Uber valued at about $62B in new offer to buy stock; company posts net profit on sale of businesses

Sony buys most of EMI Music, to spend $9B on image sensors

May 22, 2018

Sony investing $9 billion mostly in image sensors, buying bigger stake in EMI Music Publishing

Trump nominates Chicago businessman for Belgium ambassador

May 19, 2018

President Donald Trump has nominated Chicago businessman and GOP donor Ron Gidwitz to serve as U.S. ambassador to Belgium

Beijing showing signs of compromise in trade talks with US

May 18, 2018

Beijing is showing signs of compromise in trade talks with US in Washington

Toshiba's chip sale to consortium wins regulatory approval

May 17, 2018

Japanese electronics company Toshiba Corp. says the sale of its computer memory chip business to a consortium led by Bain Capital Private Equity has cleared all anti-trust regulatory approval, including one it was awaiting from China

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