Anonymous bidder pays $3.46 million for Warren Buffett lunch| Reuters
Jun 12, 2016 at 00:45 | Source:
An anonymous bidder agreed at auction to pay $3,456,789 to eat lunch with Warren Buffett, tying the record for the right to dine with one of the world's most admired investors.Money will go to Glide, a San Francisco charity that provides food, health...
Bezos says Amazon to up India investment to $5 billion| Reuters
Jun 08, 2016 at 07:15 | Source:
WASHINGTON Amazon Inc Chief Executive Jeff Bezos said on Tuesday the company would invest an additional $3 billion in India, boosting its committed investment in the country to over $5 billion.Bezos told an event in Washington attended by Indian Prim...
Amazon to invest $3 bn more in India, says 'it's only the beginning'
Jun 08, 2016 at 07:15 | Source:
Washington - Amazon Inc Chief Executive Jeff Bezos said on Tuesday the company would invest an additional $3 billion in India, boosting its committed investment in the country to over $5 billion.Bezos told an event in Washington attended by Indian Pr...
Buffett praises Amazon's Jeff Bezos, offers optimism for America| Reuters
Jun 08, 2016 at 04:30 | Source:
NEW YORK Warren Buffett, the world's third-richest person, on Tuesday offered strong praise for Jeff Bezos, the fourth-richest, saying he embodies the potential that can blossom when small business owners build their companies.Speaking at a panel dis...
Pre-planning simplifies the crucial journey of finding the home
May 24, 2016 at 18:44 | Source:
First off, how would you describe the home? Is it a home with enough bedrooms and bath for your family and is in close proximity to your workplace? Or, must it be comfortable and convenient, enough to make you feel at home when you return after a lon...
Asian shares recover after Apple, oil boost Wall St.| Reuters
May 17, 2016 at 06:15 | Source:
TOKYO Asian shares recovered from two-month lows on Tuesday after a rebound in technology giant Apple Corp and oil price gains boosted Wall Street. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS ticked up 0.1 percent, exten...
Apple, energy shares shine as Wall Street rallies| Reuters
May 17, 2016 at 02:15 | Source:
Wall Street rallied sharply on Monday, juiced by a jump in Apple shares and gains from energy stocks that were backed by stronger oil prices.Apple (AAPL.O) shares finished up 3.7 percent after Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway (BRKa.N) reported a s...
Hacker pleads guilty in U.S. over press release insider scheme| Reuters
May 17, 2016 at 01:45 | Source:
A Ukrainian man has become the first computer hacker to plead guilty in what U.S. authorities called a worldwide scheme to hack into services that distribute corporate news releases, and use stolen information to conduct insider trading.Vadym Iermolo...
Indexes surge 1 percent led by Apple, energy shares| Reuters
May 17, 2016 at 00:30 | Source:
Wall Street rallied sharply on Monday, juiced by a jump in Apple shares and gains from energy stocks that were backed by stronger oil prices.The three major U.S. indexes each were up more than 1 percent in afternoon trade.Apple (AAPL.O) shares were u...
Wall St rises as Apple, energy stocks drive gains | Reuters
May 16, 2016 at 23:15 | Source:
Wall Street rose in early afternoon trading on Monday, bolstered by a jump in Apple shares and gains in energy stocks.The iPhone maker's shares were up 3.4 percent after Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway reported a stake worth about $1 billion in t...
Nooyi, Nadella, Bhavesh Patel among highest paid CEOs in world
Apr 28, 2016 at 18:18 | Source:
New Delhi: As many as three Indian origin persons have been named among 100 highest-paid CEOs globally with PepsiCo's Indra Nooyi and LyondellBasell's Bhavesh Patel making it to the top ten list compiled by Equilar.Chemicals company LyondellBasell In...
Buffett boosts Berkshire's Wells Fargo stake to 10 percent| Reuters
Mar 29, 2016 at 04:45 | Source:
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N) on Monday said it has increased its ownership stake in Wells Fargo & Co (WFC.N) to 10 percent, a level that could mean increased federal scrutiny over the investment.Berkshire owns 506.3 million sh...
New guilty plea, charges in global press release hacking scheme| Reuters
Feb 19, 2016 at 04:30 | Source:
A third trader has entered a guilty plea over what U.S. authorities have called a more than $100 million international scheme to hack into newswires that distribute corporate press releases, and use stolen information to conduct insider trading.Arkad...
Rajat Gupta gets new chance to void insider trading conviction| Reuters
Feb 05, 2016 at 04:45 | Source:
NEW YORK Rajat Gupta, a former director of Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) and global managing director of McKinsey & Co, has persuaded a federal appeals court to take a fresh look at overturning his 2012 insider trading conviction.In an order on ...