Financial news on July 11, 2015
Business and Financial news
Debt lawyers are pushing aggressive plan to urge private sector foreign bond investors to lend money to Greece; say it would allow country to reach deal with its creditors; Greece owes over 90 percent of its 310 billion euro debt to public institutions. Read more..
The candidate explains how he envisions the political coalition he hopes to assemble: disaffected, lower- and middle-class voters. Read more..
The appointment of Mr. Shah comes after Perella Weinberg Partners hired away Bruce Mendelsohn, who had led Goldman’s Americas restructuring team. Read more..
The two Bermuda insurers said they were considering whether to enhance the terms of their merger agreement. Read more..
Walt Disney Company gives only modest promotion at Comic-Con International convention for its upcoming movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens, due in theaters Dec 18. Read more..
Start fresh with Patrick Berry. Read more..
Musing on poets with Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon. Read more..
Bloomberg ousts its web chief Joshua Topolsky; dismissal is seen as sharp indication of chaotic situation involving staff tensions at company since Michael Bloomberg returned to take control in September 2014. Read more..
The lawyer who fought racial inequality in Harper Lee’s “To Kill a Mockingbird” is an aging racist in her new novel “Go Set a Watchman,” a more complex character in which some see added value. Read more..
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet L Yellen says she thinks Fed will raise its benchmark interest rate later in 2015 as economy gets stronger. Read more..