Accounting & Tax
Credit & Capital
Risk & Compliance
Chiquita Rebuffs Takeover Bid
Chiquita's rejection of the offer from Cutrale and Safra Group means that it will proceed with a deal that would move its tax domicile to Europe.
Accounting & Tax
New Highway Bill Offers Pension-Funding Relief
Companies may have to contribute less now, but that may be just 'kicking the can down the road.'
Eurozone Economy Flatlines in 2Q
As the region gets ready to feel the impact of sanctions on Russia, its two largest economies report dismal growth numbers.
Human Capital & Careers
Stress-Free Vacationing 101
Regardless of the position you hold in the corporate food chain, taking a vacation is necessary. So how do you prepare for one that's free of work worries?
No Heat in July Retail Sales Numbers
Limited wage growth, coupled with considerable pockets of unemployed workers, contributed to weak retail sales to start the third quarter.
Boston Fed President Urges Repo Market Reform
Though short-term borrowing peaked before the recession, some regulators feel the repo market is still especially vulnerable to financial stress.
A Carbon Tax Could Eliminate Tax Inversions
As tax inversion deals increase, two experts propose a quirky solution: use a carbon tax to fund an overhaul of the U.S. corporate tax code.
Jilted at the NASDAQ Altar
A key investor balks at buying IPO shares in Vascular Biogenics, voiding trading in the stock only six days after the biotech firm went public.
Cash Deal for Chiquita Likely to End Tax Inversion Plan
Cutrale and Safra's $611 million takeover bid could scuttle the banana brand's attempt to move its domicile for tax purposes.
Will Alibaba Stock Attract Enough U.S. Investors?
Alibaba may be the most anticipated IPO since Facebook, but underwriters may have to scramble to get institutional investors and mutual funds to buy shares.
Recession’s Aftershocks Linger for U.S. Households
Although a majority of U.S. households say they’re doing OK, many say they’re still worse off financially compared with 2008.
Media and Entertainment CFOs: Time to Invest
Finance chiefs at media and entertainment firms say the economy has recovered, but many of the challenges presented by the transition to digital remain.
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