Financial news on June 11, 2016
Business and Financial news
The deal, creating a company called Aker BP, could allow BP to slim down while keeping a role in Norway, a major fuel-producing nation. Read more..
A place to discuss the “A Little Variety” suite of puzzles. Read more..
Finn Vigeland is interested in our health. Read more..
Abrupt changes to Viacom’s bylaws directly related to the auction of Paramount underscore how acrimonious the drama has become. Read more..
Former Insys Therapeutics salesmen Jonathan Roper and Fernando Serrano are arrested on federal anti-kickback charges; are accused of paying thousands of dollars to doctors to participate in 'sham' educational programs in exchange for prescribing millions of dollars worth of painkiller fentanyl. Read more..
The interface may look different than older versions of the operating system, but Apple’s search options for OS X 10.11 can quickly bring results. Read more..
Potential buyers of bankrupt Gawker Media Group may be interested in its less visible e-commerce business; Ziff Davis reportedly has bid $90 million to $100 million for company. Read more..
Bay Area towns that tech made rich as considering rent control, an urban tactic, to save a middle class squeezed by years of punishing rent increases. Read more..
Mr. Perkins was an early figure in the establishment of a tech investment matrix unmatched anywhere in the world. Read more..
Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon bring some color to our solving weekend. Read more..
Exchange Rates of June 11, 2016
|US Dollar||Mexican Peso||1 USD = 18.614 MXN||1 MXN = 0.054 USD|