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BlackRock to Buy French Software Firm eFront- Report

BlackRock to Buy French Software Firm eFront- Report

BlackRock seeks to buy French financial software expert eFront in efforts to expand into tech and alternative offerings.

Cause for Caution? Top Executives Selling Tilray Stock

Cause for Caution? Top Executives Selling Tilray Stock

It might not be time to panic yet about Tilray, but there's likely a problem ahead.

What Is an Endowment and How Are They Structured?

What Is an Endowment and How Are They Structured?

Endowments are a critical financial vehicle for non-profits; they hold and spend needed funds. Here's how an endowment works.

Lyft Sets Price Range of $62-$68 a Share for IPO

Lyft Sets Price Range of $62-$68 a Share for IPO

Ride-hailing company Lyft confirms it plans to sell 30.8 million Class A shares in its initial public offering at an expected price of $62 to $68 a share.

Activist Investor Land & Buildings Wants a Seat on Marriott's Board

Activist Investor Land & Buildings Wants a Seat on Marriott's Board

Activist investor Land & Buildings Investment Management is seeking a seat on Marriott's board, saying the hotel chain has too many brands and needs to cull some.

Mutual Funds, Eviscerated by ETFs, Face New Humiliation, Moody's Says

Mutual Funds, Eviscerated by ETFs, Face New Humiliation, Moody's Says

Moody's Investors Service predicts active stock- and bond-picking firms' share of the money-management industry will be overtaken as soon as 2021 by 'passive' vehicles like index-tracking mutual funds and exchange-traded funds.

Rapid Growth in Junk Bonds and Loans Poses Risks, Dallas Fed Chief Says

Rapid Growth in Junk Bonds and Loans Poses Risks, Dallas Fed Chief Says

A rapid increase over the past decade in the amount of debt taken out by corporations could aggravate the severity of an economic downturn, according to Robert Kaplan, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.

Blackstone CEO Schwarzman Cuts Pay 45% to Mega Millions-Style $69.1 Million

Blackstone CEO Schwarzman Cuts Pay 45% to Mega Millions-Style $69.1 Million

Blackstone CEO Stephen Schwarzman, who sets his own pay, got a 45% cut in total compensation last year to $69.1 million. But compared with JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon, considered by most investors to be the reigning dean of Wall Street, Schwarzman still looks vastly overpaid.

EBay Nears Agreement With Activists Elliott Management and Starboard Value

EBay Nears Agreement With Activists Elliott Management and Starboard Value

EBay is in active negotiations with activists Starboard and Elliott that could open the door to breaking up the company into separate businesses.

Chart of the Day: Kraft Heinz Credit Outlook Is Troubling

Chart of the Day: Kraft Heinz Credit Outlook Is Troubling

KHC has a big problem on its balance sheet.