Canadian gold producer Osisko Mining rejected Goldcorp $2.4 billion bid, warnoing it could employ a poison pill defense.
After coming under shareholder pressure to break itself up, Darden Restaurants took one step toward that direction on Thursday.
Frederick's of Hollywood Group has agreed to be taken private in a deal that values the once-flourishing lingerie company at almost $11 million.
European stock indices rise Friday but losers outnumbered gainers in Asia as investors worry about rising money-market rates in China.
European stocks rally and Asian markets are mixed Thursday after the Federal Reserve says it will pare back its $85 billion monthly bond buying program by $10 billion starting in January.
European and Asian stock indices advance before the Federal Reserve later Wednesday makes a decision about its monthly bond buying program.
European stock indices reverse course after Monday's rally and Asian indices close largely lower ahead of the start of the Federal Reserve's policy meeting later Tuesday.
European stock indices edge higher after a closely watched index of manufacturing output beat forecasts while Asian indices end the day largely in the red.
European markets bounce off early lows Friday despite continued uncertainty over an early taper decision from the Federal Reserve.
Canadian utility wants to get in on expected growth in target's Southwest U.S. region.