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Can good corporate citizenship be measured?

Can good corporate citizenship be measured?

Investors have embraced a new three-letter abbreviation — E.S.G., or “environmental, social and governance” — as a yardstick for companies. How meaningful is it?

cnbc | 27 June 2017

Uber scandal will not be the last crisis of equality for tech industry: Marc Benioff

Uber scandal will not be the last crisis of equality for tech industry: Marc...

Uber's tumultuous six months of scandal is likely to mark the first of many equality crises in the tech industry, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff told CNBC.

cnbc | 27 June 2017

Fed\'s Williams issues dour warning about slow economic growth

Fed's Williams issues dour warning about slow economic growth

Central banks will find themselves stuck with slow growth over the long-term unless authorities do something decisive to turn things around, a U.S. central banker warned.

cnbc | 27 June 2017

US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross abruptly cancels trip to Germany

US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross abruptly cancels trip to Germany

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has at the last minute pulled out of a trip to Germany on Tuesday.

cnbc | 27 June 2017

Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner hires prominent trial lawyer

Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner hires prominent trial lawyer

President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser, Jared Kushner, has hired a prominent trial lawyer to help represent him in inquiries linked to Russia.

cnbc | 27 June 2017

EU hits Google with a record antitrust fine of $2.7 billion

EU hits Google with a record antitrust fine of $2.7 billion

Google is fined a record 2.4 billion euros for the company's shopping business practices.

cnbc | 27 June 2017

US Treasurys dip lower as bond investors await Fed speeches, data

US Treasurys dip lower as bond investors await Fed speeches, data

Investors switched their focus to a number of speeches set to take place by leading U.S. Federal Reserve officials.

cnbc | 27 June 2017

Hedge fund Paulson & Co. discloses 6.3 percent stake in Valeant

Hedge fund Paulson & Co. discloses 6.3 percent stake in Valeant

New York-based hedge fund Paulson & Co. on Monday reported a 6.3 percent stake in embattled Canadian drugmaker Valeant Pharmaceuticals.

cnbc | 27 June 2017

Nasdaq futures fall as Google leads big tech lower

Nasdaq futures fall as Google leads big tech lower

Nasdaq futures pulled back about half a percent Tuesday after Google was hit with a record fine of $2.7 billion by European Union regulators.

cnbc | 27 June 2017