Reuters Business News

  • SoftBank's big checks are stalling tech IPOs
    on October 20, 2017 at 2:47 am

    LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (Reuters) - Big cash infusions for startups from an ever-expanding group of financiers, led by SoftBank Group Corp and Middle East sovereign wealth funds, have extinguished hopes that the technology IPO market would bounce back this year. […]

  • Nissan's inappropriate inspections started at least 20 years ago: NHK
    on October 20, 2017 at 2:22 am

    TOKYO (Reuters) - Inappropriate inspection practices at Nissan Motor Co had been going for at least 20 years, Japanese national broadcaster NHK reported on Friday, in a new revelation that could further roil Japan's second-biggest automaker. […]

  • Asian shares edge higher, Fed chief speculation tempers appetite
    on October 20, 2017 at 2:21 am

    TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares inched slightly higher on Friday, but grappled for firmer leads as speculation about who the next U.S. central bank chief will be kept global investors wary. […]

  • Singapore Airlines to finalize $13.8 billion Boeing order next week
    on October 20, 2017 at 2:15 am

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore Airlines Ltd said on Friday it will finalize an order for 39 Boeing Co aircraft worth $13.8 billion at list prices when Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong visits Washington D.C. next week. […]

  • Ackman urges ADP to consider acquiring Ceridian amid proxy fight
    on October 20, 2017 at 2:11 am

    BOSTON (Reuters) - Activist investor William Ackman, currently battling for board seats at Automatic Data Processing Inc , on Thursday said the human resource software company should buy rival Ceridian, in a move that could woo customers with a better product. […]