Britain’s Barclays to sell Spanish assets to Caixabank

MADRID (Reuters) - Barclays (BARC.L) is selling its Spanish retail and corporate banking operations to Caixabank (CABK.MC), the two companies said on Sunday, as...

Ann Taylor parent taps JPMorgan to weigh potential sale: sources

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Ann Inc ANN.N has hired JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N) to explore strategic alternatives, including a potential sale of the...

Exclusive: U.S. options exchanges craft rules to fend off turmoil

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A year after Goldman Sachs (GS.N) bungled a software upgrade and lost tens of millions of dollars from unintended trades,...

BOC Aviation orders Boeing planes worth $8.8 billion

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - BOC Aviation, the leasing arm of Bank of China (601988.SS), has placed the biggest order in its 20-year history for 80...

Special Report: The billion-dollar fall of the house of Espirito Santo

LISBON (Reuters) - On June 9, with his 150-year-old Portuguese corporate dynasty close to collapse, patriarch Ricardo Espirito Santo Salgado made a desperate attempt...

HSBC is sued in U.S. for $250 million over alleged role...

NEW YORK (Reuters) - HSBC Holdings Plc was sued for $250 million on Friday for allegedly ignoring red flags that a colorful British entrepreneur,...

Goldman Sachs, U.S. agency in mortgage settlement worth $1.2 billion

(Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc has agreed to a settlement worth $1.2 billion to resolve a U.S. regulator’s claims the bank sold Fannie...

Senator Graham sees bipartisan support for Saudi sanctions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham, a Trump ally, said on Tuesday there is strong bipartisan support in Congress for serious sanctions...

‘Maybe I will go?’ Trump floats idea of attending correspondents’ dinner

(Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Twitter on Tuesday that it was a “good first step of a dying evening and tradition” for...

In Mississippi U.S. Senate race, a ‘hanging’ remark spurs Democrats

JACKSON, Miss. (Reuters) - A white Republican senator’s casual reference to a “public hanging” has inflamed a special election runoff in Mississippi, fueling Democratic...