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UN Expert Urges Next UN Chief to Focus on Ending Tax Havens
A U.N. human rights expert is urging the next U.N. secretary-general to make the elimination of tax havens a priority to ensure that corporations, billionaires and "kleptocrats" pay their fair share of taxes
France Warns UK Premier of Tough Time Ahead in Brexit Talks
France warned British Prime Minister Theresa May at her maiden European Union summit that she would face a tough, unyielding bloc if she sought too many concessions during the negotiations to leave the 28-nation EU.
Municipal-Bond Week in Review: Yields on the Upswing
Municipal bond yields moved higher this week as investors digested a slew of reports on the health of the U.S. and global economy
Deutsche Bank Share Prices Swing Over Fears of Financial Health
Shares of Deutsche Bank have been trading near record-low levels this week, as the bank’s CEO is attempting to reassure his employees and the public that one of the world’s biggest banks is financially sound. CEO John Cryan sent a letter to employees today reassuring them of the bank’s health,
How Investors Can Increase Returns Without Undue Risk
After becoming accustomed to strong stock market returns from mid-2009 through 2014, many investors are looking for ways to find robust returns again. After a slightly down year in 2015, the broad market, as measured by the S&P 500 Index, is up more than 4 percent since Jan. 1, while a lucky few
Understanding Britain's Brexit Battle
ABC News' Llama Hasan and Rebecca Jarvis weigh in on Britain's Brexit battle and how leaving the EU would affect the global economy.
'After The View': May 12, 2016
The conversation continues with Hot Topics including Drew Barrymore calling her divorce a failure.
'Pharma Bro' Martin Shekreli May Face Additional Fraud Charges
Former pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli may face additional fraud charges, prosecutors said today in a Brooklyn court. Shkreli initially came under fire for significantly raising the price of a drug called Daraprim that treats a parasitic infection called toxoplasmosis, which most often occurs in
Top 5 Takeaways From Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting
Billionaire Warren Buffett , widely regarded as one of the most successful investors in the world, didn't hold back his opinions at Berkshire Hathaway ’s annual meeting over the weekend. Berkshire Hathaway's chairman hosted investors at the yearly gathering in Omaha, Nebraska, on Saturday,
Puerto Rico Debt Crisis: Everything You Need to Know
Puerto Rico’s government failed to make a large debt payment today – a default that could intensify the island’s financial crisis . The U.S. island territory did not pay the nearly $370 million in bond payments that were due. Instead, Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla announced Sunday night that the