Famed newsman Walter Cronkite once gave a friend an unusual birthday present: a shard of porcelain he said came from Hitler’s lavatory.
The new temporary leader of DuPont knows a lot about breaking up big businesses, a skill he could put to use at the chemicals conglomerate that has fought off calls for a split for most of this year.
DraftKings and FanDuel scrambled to contain fallout, as questions arose over whether the billion-dollar fantasy-sports startups do enough to police employees who have access to inside data.
The EU’s highest court struck down a trans-Atlantic data pact used by thousands of companies to transfer Europeans’ personal data to the U.S., a decision that will ripple through businesses.
The IMF once again downgraded its outlook for global growth, hurt by a slowdown in emerging markets.
Goldman Sachs and J.P. Morgan Chase are running up against wary investors in an attempt to shed leveraged loans backing the buyout of online clothing retailer FullBeauty Brands.
An earnings recession may loom. Even so, the sharp drop in oil prices probably makes it a flawed harbinger of economic growth.
The U.S. trade gap widened sharply in August, suggesting trade will weigh on economic growth in the third quarter as a strong dollar and a slowdown overseas curb demand for U.S.-made goods.
Chinese sportswear makers Anta and Xtep are looking up, thanks to newfound consumer demand and previous changes in supply.
IMF chief Christine Lagarde, in Peru for the fund’s annual meeting this week, will try to nudge finance leaders into what she says is an urgent policy upgrade to help the global economy avoid another downturn.