| Feb 11, 2014
| 9:52 AM
By Nate Raymond
NEW YORK, Feb 11 (Reuters) - A federal judge on Tuesday
allowed a lawsuit to move forward that seeks to hold former MF
Global Holdings Ltd Chief Executive Officer Jon Corzine and
other executives responsible for the brokerage's collapse....
| Jan 31, 2014
| 8:04 AM
Much has changed inside and outside the Chicago Symphony Orchestra since Deborah Rutter — then Deborah Card — moved from running the Seattle Symphony to becoming CSO Association president in 2003.
She inherited an organization that was...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 12:02 PM
By Sarah N. Lynch
WASHINGTON, Feb 5 (Reuters) - The top U.S. audit watchdog
said on Wednesday he believes the United States and China are
close to striking a deal that would allow Washington to inspect
the audit work of accounting firms in China.
| Jan 26, 2014
| 5:30 PM
The nation's airline industry has undergone so many mergers in the last decade that only four airlines and their regional carriers control more than 80% of all domestic air traffic.
Despite warnings from consumer advocates, the merger mania is having...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 9:00 AM
The nation’s airline industry has undergone so many mergers in the last decade that just four airlines and their regional carriers control more than 80% of all domestic air traffic.
And despite warnings from consumer advocates, the merger mania is...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 2:40 PM
Not long ago, Torsten Gessner, a top executive at a German manufacturing giant, had to decide where to locate the company's new North American headquarters. Consultants offered up a short list with some obvious candidates: San Francisco and Boston because...
| Dec 18, 2013
A year ago, activist investor Bill Ackman rocked Wall Street with a $1-billion bet that shares of Herbalife Ltd., the Los Angeles seller of weight-loss and nutrition products, would slide to zero.
Herbalife was a "pyramid scheme," bound to be undone...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 8:57 AM
This year, even bad news has ended up boosting Herbalife Ltd. stock.
The latest example is the company's accounting difficulties. KPMG resigned as Herbalife's auditor in April after one of its partners admitted to an insider-trading scheme involving the...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 5:08 PM
Shares of Herbalife Ltd. stock surged more than 9% Monday after the company said its new accounting firm made "no material changes" after re-auditing three years of the company’s financial statements.
The new audits were required because KPMG...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 5:05 AM
At BGT Partners in Hallandale Beach, Fla., founder David Clarke wanted to give his staff a say in how to make the company better. So Clarke took the classic suggestion box into the 21st century, creating a dedicated website where employees anonymously...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Obamacare may be in the spotlight, but an estimated 16 million California employees are facing healthcare decisions of their own — at work.
Like most other Americans, a majority of Californians get their insurance through their employers. Although...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 4:51 PM
An Orlando high-tech company bagged the richest venture capital deal in Florida in the third quarter – only the second time that has happened since 2007, according to a new national investment survey.
LensAR Inc., which makes laser eye-surgery...