Financial news on July 10, 2010
Business and Financial news
Ed Sessa channels a notoriously unsuccessful rabbit hunter. Read more..
The Italian carmaker said it would spend $886 million to move the new compact from a plant in Poland despite an unresolved labor dispute. Read more..
The shrewdest musicians, artists and actors have conservative investment profiles. Entertainers’ paydays are irregular, and their careers are short. Read more..
In Massachusetts and elsewhere, environmentalists are questioning the clean and renewable energy claims made by developers of biomass power. Read more..
Workers at Vale’s nickel mine and smelter in Sudbury, Ontario, ratified a contract that would end a strike that had lasted nearly a year. Read more..
The Regis Corporation, a hair salon operator, reported fourth-quarter revenue that fell short of market expectations. Read more..
Prosecutors are looking into whether “there’s a UBS-style situation of a bank actively marketing” tax evasion services, said a person briefed on the proceedings. Read more..
While much of the country remains fixated on the bleak employment picture, hiring is beginning to pick up in the place that led the economy into recession. Read more..
The decline in sales is another sign that the recovery may be losing its momentum. Read more..
Projecting growth of 5.8 percent and with an eye on inflation, Korea became the latest country in the Asia-Pacific region to raise the cost of borrowing. Read more..