Maternity-apparel retailer Destination Maternity Corp. dropped its bid to buy U.K.'s Mothercare PLC in what would have been the first U.S.
Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox Inc. and Jeff Bewkes's Time Warner Inc. (TWX:US) couldn't be more different. One is essentially family-owned, the other purely public.
Business secretary Vince Cable is set to refer the liquidators of failed electrical goods retailer Comet to the accounting watchdog ICAEW.
If the Treasury gets the chance to trim its holding in RBS, it should probably take the chance. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA. It's a miracle!
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Some disappointing U.S. earnings, including those of Amazon.com, and weak German economic data pressured world stock markets on Friday, while the euro clung to an eight-month low against the U.S.