Some investors are looking to buy assets on the cheap in Brazil, with the stock market and the real at historic lows.
Water scarcity is another reason the Lubrizol Weatherford acquisition looks risky.
Many wealthy families are now worth billions of dollars, so investment banks and private equity firms are hoping to lure them into participating in major acquisitions.
Volatile oil prices have driven a surge in shares of CME Group and Intercontinental Exchange due to increased trading activity.
Pimcos Total Return Bond Fund looks like a safer bet now that it is losing assets at a slower pace than it did immediately following the departure of Bill Gross.
The drop in oil prices has had an outsized impact on the high-yield bond market.
Goldman, one of the largest shareholders in a Bermuda-based mortgage insurer, sold part of its stake as the company filed to sell shares to the public.
CME hosted a three-day shindig in Florida with the likes of Ben Bernanke, Colin Powell, Jay Leno and Michael Milken. Here's what it was like.
Bernanke and Mervyn King thought the global economy would recover more quickly and are reportedly pessimistic about a European revival.
Banks, led by Bank of America and JPMorgan Chase, have paid $184 billion in fines since 2009 over 117 cases, but remain on the hook for another 174 cases.