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Treasury chief: governments should use all tools to boost growth

U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew attends a discussion about the U.S.-China economic relationship at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China, June 5, 2016. Reuters/Jason Lee U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said on Monday that policymakers in Britain and other European nations … Continue reading

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EU clears Marriott's purchase of Starwood Hotels

A Marriott flag hangs at the entrance of the New York Marriott Downtown hotel in Manhattan, New York November 16, 2015. Reuters/Andrew Kelly U.S. hotel chain Marriott International (MAR.O) secured EU antitrust approval on Monday for its cash and share … Continue reading

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German publishers appeal decision in market power case against Google

A security guard keeps watch as he walks past a logo of Google at an exhibition stage during the 4th China (Shanghai) International Technology Fair 2016 in Shanghai, China, April 21, 2016. Reuters/Aly Song German publishers have appealed a Berlin … Continue reading

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Futures lower as investors absorb Brexit shock

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., June 24, 2016. Reuters/Lucas Jackson U.S. stock index futures were lower on Monday as investors assessed the implications of Britons voting to leave the … Continue reading

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Fed's Yellen pulls out of ECB gathering in Portugal

Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Committee at Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 21, 2016. Reuters/Carlos Barria Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is no longer due to speak at a global central bank summit … Continue reading

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European bank stocks set for worst two-day loss ever in post-Brexit fallout

A Barclays bank office is seen at Canary Wharf in London, Britain May 19, 2015. Reuters/Suzanne Plunkett/File Photo European bank stocks .SX7P extended post-Brexit losses on Monday putting the sector on track for its worst 2-day drop ever. The economic … Continue reading

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U.S. banks' stress tests may offer comfort in Brexit tumult

A man walks past the Federal Reserve Bank in Washington, D.C., U.S. December 16, 2015. Reuters/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo The stress tests created for banks by U.S. regulators after the 2008 financial crisis may prove their worth this week, providing a … Continue reading

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Britain's Osborne says further volatility ahead but economy is strong

Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne in London, Britain, June 16, 2016. Reuters/Neil Hall Finance minister George Osborne said Britain’s vote to leave the European Union was likely to lead to further volatility on financial markets but said the … Continue reading

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George Soros did not bet against sterling just before Brexit vote: spokesman

Business magnate George Soros arrives to speak at the Open Russia Club in London, Britain June 20, 2016. Reuters/Luke MacGregor George Soros, the billionaire who earned fame by betting against the pound in 1992, did not speculate against sterling just … Continue reading

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Texas 'Frack Master' bilked investors out of millions, SEC says

A sign for the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is pictured in the foyer of the Fort Worth Regional Office in Fort Worth, Texas June 28, 2012. Picture taken June 28, 2012. To match Feature SEC-FORTWORTH/ Reuters/Mike Stone (UNITED STATES … Continue reading

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