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Online Lender Kabbage To Launch Payment Services By Year-end

NEW YORK – Kabbage Inc, a U.S. online lender for small businesses, plans to launch payment processing services by year-end, President Kathryn Petralia said on...

Snail Cream Smelly Fruit Thai Cosmetics Food Firms Tap Into Chinese Tourism Boom

BANGKOK – The label on the pink and white box of face cream sold in a Bangkok hypermarket proudly declares that it is based on a “snail secretion filtrate...

Private Equity Firms Bet On Stock Markets Fixer-uppers

NEW YORK – Private equity firms, armed with a record $1 trillion in cash, are investing more in public companies than at any time since the financial crisis,...

Paypal Agrees To Buy Swedens Izettle In 22 Billion Deal

– PayPal Holdings Inc (PYPL.O) has agreed to acquire iZettle, one of Europe’s best known financial technology startups, for $2.2 billion, the companies said...

Ackman Says Pershing Square Holdings Up 01 Percent This Year

BOSTON – Two days after billionaire investor William Ackman told clients that he was making money across all his funds again, he said on Thursday that his publicly...

Wells Fargo Employees Altered Business Customers Information Wsj

– Some employees in a Wells Fargo & Co (WFC.N) unit that handles business banking improperly changed information on documents related to corporate customers,...

Parents Inch Closer To College Saving Goals Study Says

NEW YORK – When optimism and realism about college savings collide, you get parents who are confident that they will meet their goals – as long as they...

Australias Banks Face Year Of Reckoning As Inquiry Shreds Trust

SYDNEY – When Australian mother Catherine racked up a A$1,500 credit card debt to spoil her three children at Christmas, she did not expect to be paying it off...

Berkshire Doubles Teva Stake Adds To Apple Ends A Newspaper Bet

– Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N) on Tuesday said it has more than doubled its investment in generic drugmaker Teva Pharmaceutical...

Berkshire Hathaway Doubles Teva Bet Confirms Apple Purchases

– Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N) on Tuesday said it has more than doubled its investment in generic drugmaker Teva Pharmaceutical...