Financial news on March 24, 2007
Business and Financial news
Apple is finally being taken seriously not just by the true believers, but by just about everybody. Read more..
The total compensation for J. Raymond Elliott, head of Zimmer Holdings, was 16.3 percent higher last year than in 2005. Read more..
The surprise announcement signaled BP’s deepening involvement in Russia’s turbulent energy sector. Read more..
The proposal is intended to resolve disagreements over labor, environmental and other issues blocking approval of pending trade deals. Read more..
Even if Barclays and ABN fail to combine, the talks may help start a round of cross-border banking mergers in Europe. Read more..
Three minutes of sparring and the sweet science becomes a test of stamina for a white-collar boxer. Read more..
Private equity firms seeking to buy the airline extended the deadline for completing a deal by two weeks. Read more..
Refund anticipation loans, the money-making service provided by tax preparers, appear to be falling on hard times. Read more..
Brian Duffy has left the magazine to write a book and his job responsibilities have been given to his No. 2, Brian Kelly. Read more..
Battling the irresistible impulse to allocate a windfall of money — or spend it — long before you even have the cash. Read more..