Investors suing Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc over an ill-fated 2008 share sale had one big incentive to settle before trial: an estimated 129 million-pound ($166 million) bill racked up by the lender's lawyers.
U.S. activist investor Elliott Management Corp. lost a legal battle Monday to remove Akzo Nobel NV's chairman, increasing pressure on PPG Industries Inc. to make a hostile bid for the rival Dutch paint and chemicals giant or abandon its monthslong ...
FILE PHOTO: A construction worker talks on the phone in front of a 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) billboard at the Tun Razak Exchange development in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, February 3, 2016.
Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, appears to be more optimistic about the euro zone economy, though still wary of braking on monetary policy too soon.
The Australian Tax Office commissioner, Chris Jordan, says he is 'acutely aware' of the need for people to have confidence in the integrity of the ATO.