Jul 29, 2013 A research team working at the University of Barcelona has found that when adults are represented by child avatars in a virtual world, they act more like children.
Jul 23, 2013 The Senate Banking Committee is holding a hearing today on bank investments in things like warehouses and oil refineries, and commodities such as metals and oil.
Jul 18, 2013 Quantum Dawn 2. No, it’s not the next James Bond movie. It's a fire drill for big banks to test their defenses against hackers.
Jul 17, 2013 It's been four years since Congress passed the Volcker Rule, a sweeping law aimed at fixing the financial system following its great collapse. But regulators still haven’t figured out how to implement it.
Jul 17, 2013 The Greek parliament votes today on whether to send as many as 25,000 government workers into a so-called 'labor reserve.'
Jul 16, 2013 Goldman Sachs reported its latest business results on Tuesday. Profits -- as measured by net income -- hit $1.9 billion in the second quarter, twice the performance of the quarter before.
Jul 4, 2013 Mayor of Spanish town says socialism blunts sharp edges of the country's economic crisis.
Jul 1, 2013 Canadian Mark Carney takes over running the Bank of England today. Carney looks good and has star power, but some wonder whether the current adulation will last.
Jun 27, 2013 After hours of high stakes negotiations, European finance ministers have struck a deal to help shield taxpayers from bank failures.