Financial news on April 10th, 2010
Business and Financial news
The Dow traded over 11,000 for the first time since 2008. But some believe the market has come too far too fast. Read more..
Malaysia was set to become the first Asian country to sign a voluntary agreement that would certify its timber exports to Europe had been harvested legally. Read more..
The health law requires insurance companies to cover annual checkups, immunizations and screenings without charge in all new policies. Read more..
Alan Greenspan said his testimony should not have been interpreted as criticism of Edward M. Gramlich, a former member of the Fed’s board of governors. Read more..
Service providers worldwide have joined manufacturers in reporting an increase in business. Read more..
In 2014, the new health care law will let employers offer incentives to their workers to be proactive about their health. Read more..
Regulators said they might pursue a second penalty based on documents indicating the existence of two separate defects in accelerator pedals, which were recalled in January. Read more..
The British-Australian mining company joins two other firms in shorter-term pricing, ending a decades-old annual fixed-priced system. Read more..
As states and municipalities struggle to pay their bills, are munis still the safe tax haven for investors they once were? Read more..
While more states are beginning to require personal finance instruction, there aren’t enough that do, experts say, and the quality is inconsistent. Read more..