Financial news on November 06, 2010
Business and Financial news
Bonuses will be up this year, according to an influential study by compensation expert Alan Johnson. His research indicates pay in financial services will increase about 5 percent this year. Read more..
The automaker is committing hundreds of millions of euros as well as its prestige to the as-yet untested market. Read more..
The two mortgage finance companies are still losing money, but their need for federal aid has tapered off. Read more..
The complexity of special-needs trusts for the future care of disabled family members frightens some families, but the benefits can outweigh the difficulties. Read more..
After a strong quarter, the chief executive predicted “some bumps in the road ahead” in developing countries, especially in China. Read more..
While the pace of residential construction in the United States has stabilized, commercial building has declined and even public projects are flagging. Read more..
The report was better than expected, but not strong enough to make a dent in the unemployment rate. Read more..
Children may have to handle mundane tasks like paying bills, or become immersed in a parent’s financial affairs. Read more..
The Navy is hoping lawmakers will be willing to go along with its new plan to buy $8 billion worth of combat ships. Read more..
Mikhail Khodorkovsky has become, in the Putin era, a courageous dissident standing up to an authoritarian regime. Read more..