Corporate Management

Los Angeles police open Weinstein sex assault investigation

Oct 19, 2017

Los Angeles police say they are investigating a possible sexual assault case against Harvey Weinstein _ the first involving the producer in the city

American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault to retire next year

Oct 18, 2017

Kenneth Chenault, one of the most prominent black businessmen and long-time chairman and CEO of American Express, will retire in early 2018; led company through financial crisis and 9/11 attacks

Malaysia Airlines outgoing CEO says Ryanair needs his help

Oct 18, 2017

Malaysia Airlines outgoing CEO Peter Bellew says he decided to return to Ryanair as a form of national service because the Irish budget airline needed his help

Wooing Amazon with sun, fun ... and giant buttons

Oct 18, 2017

Mayors from Toledo to Tulsa are so eager to woo Amazon's much-vaunted second headquarters that they're brandishing bourbon, selling the sun, whispering sweet nothings to the company and even pushing its buttons - literally

The Latest: Senators announce plan for insurance markets

Oct 17, 2017

Republican and Democratic senators have announced a plan aimed at stabilizing America's health insurance markets

Investment Management

Ruby Tuesday chain to be taken private in $146 million deal

Oct 16, 2017

Ruby Tuesday is being bought by private-equity firm NRD Capital for about $146 million, in a deal that will take the struggling restaurant chain private

Hugh Hefner's company lives on, though as a shadow of itself

Oct 1, 2017

Hugh Hefner's company lives on, though largely as a shadow of its former self

Full steam ahead: Funds of all types rose again last quarter

Sep 28, 2017

The good times kept rolling for fund investors in the third quarter

Troubled Toshiba, Bain finalize sale of memory-chip business

Sep 28, 2017

Toshiba and a consortium led by Bain Capital Private Equity have signed a deal for the sale of the Japanese electronics company's computer memory chip business, a move long opposed by Toshiba's U.S. joint venture partner Western Digital

As stocks set highs, investors still worry about next crash

Sep 14, 2017

The stock market is at a record, and no one seems to care