The U.K. stress tests have a focus on emerging markets, but investors may have overlooked the potential corporate credit woes.
Global stock markets were little changed Friday, as investors mostly shrugged off a steep drop in Chinese equities.
Before bargain-hunters entered stores on Thanksgiving, Target employees were busy inside shipping out online orders. The strategy provides a test for how retailers hope to thwart Amazon.
Toshiba Corp. said it is considering selling part of its semiconductor business to raise financing in response to a drawn-out accounting scandal.
Chesapeake CEO Doug Lawler has spent the past two years trying to turn around an icon of the U.S. energy boom in turmoil financially, operationally and culturally.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he would increase spending on social programs and raise the minimum wage as he tries to jump-start the flagging economy.
Coal-mining companies, whose stock prices have tumbled, have become the target of campaigners hoping to cast the sector as the new Big Tobacco.
A ship owned by the world’s largest dredging company, CCCC Dredging, was seen in surveillance photos of the disputed Spratly Islands.