Visa Details Stake in Square

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Square shares jumped Friday after Visa detailed its previously announced investment in the startup, raising questions about the future relationship between the payment processors.

Volkswagen's Problems Aren't Renault's

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Investors comfortable with the volume car industry’s troubling economics could do worse than buy into Renault’s ongoing recovery.

Risk Grows of Markets Sparking Recession

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While current U.S. economic data show no recession, market turmoil speaks to deeper problems and could spark a recession, writes WSJ chief economics commentator Greg Ip.

Diageo Makes Spirited Push in India

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Diageo-controlled United Spirits, India’s largest spirits company, is making an effort to boost profit by narrowing its focus in a country where regulation makes it tough to sell alcohol.

Facebook Moves to Find, Block Terrorist Content

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Facebook, under pressure from government officials, is more aggressively policing material it views as supporting terrorism.

Tangled: Minority Shareholders Wage Legal Battle Over Euro Disney

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A group of activist shareholders alleges Walt Disney, the majority owner of Euro Disney, has siphoned off excessive royalties while Euro Disney’s assets have been undervalued, in an attempt to drive out minority shareholders.

Recession Watch: Is Europe at the Downturn's Doorstep?

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The eurozone economy made progress last year. But growth was modest despite a multitude of tailwinds that have now lessened.

New Lender Worry: Oil Firms Max Out Credit Lines

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Struggling oil and gas companies are maxing out revolving credit lines typically used to cover short-term funding gaps, raising fresh concerns about banks’ exposure to the decline in energy prices.

Oil Glut: What Storage Signals Mean for Prices

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A gusher of oil at Cushing, the delivery point for the U.S. benchmark crude-futures contract, has put extreme pressure on prices this week.

'Doom Loop' Fears Cast Pall Over Banks

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Financial shares led the selloff amid concerns that global central banks struggling to boost growth will worsen an already tough environment for lenders.

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