(Reuters) – Automakers should make shielding the electronic and computer systems of vehicles from hackers a priority, developing layers of protection that can secure a vehicle throughout its life, U.S. regulators said on Monday.
(Reuters) – Wall Street signaled skepticism on Monday that AT&T Inc would secure the government approvals needed to carry out its planned $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner Inc, with shares of both companies falling as analysts scrutinized the deal.
(Reuters) – Visa Inc , the world’s largest payments network operator, reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue, boosted by the inclusion of Visa Europe’s results and as customers spent more using its network.
NEW YORK – (Reuters) – The S&P 500 hit a two-week high on Monday on the back of strong earnings, while a flurry of acquisitions indicated corporate America continues to see untapped value in the market.
(Reuters) – TD Ameritrade has agreed to buy Scottrade for $2.7 billion in a deal that would bring together two of the biggest U.S. discount brokerages, but is expected to face scrutiny from regulators.
DETROIT (Reuters) – Two Toyota Motor Corp brands again led the annual reliability survey from Consumer Reports magazine, and General Motors Co’s Buick was the first American brand in at least 35 years to crack the top three, the consumer magazine sai… Continue reading
CHICAGO (Reuters) – The Federal Reserve may need to keep interest rates lower for longer to convince investors and the public that the central bank is serious about reaching its 2-percent inflation target, Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles… Continue reading
NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Securities and Exchange Commission should play a bigger role in regulating the market for U.S. Treasuries, the head of the SEC said on Monday in what appeared to be a push for a bigger role for her agency in a market largely ov… Continue reading
(Reuters) – Chinese aviation and shipping conglomerate HNA Group said on Monday it would buy about 25 percent of hotel operator and manager Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc from biggest shareholder Blackstone Group LP for $6.5 billion.
TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks eked out gains but lacked clear direction on Monday after Wall Street’s sluggish performance late last week, while the dollar hit a near nine-month high as comments from a Federal Reserve official boosted bets of a rate h… Continue reading