The valuation put on an Indian life insurer shows that western investors may be missing something.
The number of Americans applying for first-time unemployment benefits edged up last week but remained at a low level consistent with a generally healthy labor market.
The number of homes in the U.S. that went under contract fell in August to the lowest level since January, the latest sign the housing market lost momentum in recent months.
The owner of streaming app Inke is China’s newest unicorn thanks to a 19-fold increase in value in eight months.
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen told U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday that there is “no fixed timetable” for raising interest rates as the economy continues its recovery.
Wednesday’s jolt in oil prices seems like an overreaction to news out of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries.
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen faced intense questioning from a Republican lawmaker over Fed governor Lael Brainard’s contributions to Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign.
Polarized politics have made it difficult to reconcile climate change and economic growth, but voters in Washington state are considering a revenue-neutral carbon tax proposal that does just that, Greg Ip writes.
The share of borrowers defaulting on student loans within three years of leaving college has fallen modestly, though the number remains exceptionally high despite low unemployment.