GLOBAL MARKETS: Former Enron boss released

Jeffrey Skilling, the former boss of Enron Corp who was sentenced to 24 years in prison for his conviction on charges stemming from the company’s collapse, has ...

GLOBAL MARKETS: BB&T to buy SunTrust

A more permissive regulatory environment has culminated in the biggest bank merger since the 2007-2009 financial crisis

GLOBAL MARKETS: Juul sales rocket to $1bn

Marlboro maker Altria Group says e-cigarette maker Juul Labs posted more than $1bn in revenue in 2018

GLOBAL MARKETS: Starbucks tops forecasts

Starbucks exceeded Wall Street forecasts for quarterly sales last Thursday, led by the popularity of its holiday-themed drinks in the US

GLOBAL MARKETS: JPMorgan boss to get $31m

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon is receiving a 5% raise, bringing his total 2018 remuneration to $31m

GLOBAL MARKETS: Goldman Sachs eyes cash management

The global investment banking powerhouse aims to start the service in the first half of 2020

GLOBAL MARKETS: Washing machine makers fined for price-rigging

Whirlpool, Electrolux, Indesit, Candy Hoover and Eberhardt Frères fined for agreeing price increases on washing machines, fridges or ovens

GLOBAL MARKETS: Deutsche Bank offices raided

Investigators are looking into activities of two Deutsche Bank employees alleged to have helped clients set up offshore firms to launder money

GLOBAL MARKETS: Tesla cuts China car prices

The shift in strategy will result in it taking more of a hit from tariffs linked to a trade war between China and the US

GLOBAL MARKETS: Bombardier CEO meets investors

Bombardier’s top executives met investors after a disappointing free cash flow forecast and regulatory action that sunk the company’s shares

GLOBAL MARKETS: Virgin airline could face strike

The airline has refused to negotiate with the Professional Pilots Union in a deal over benefits

ArcelorMittal to sell assets

The world’s largest steel producer will sell its steelmaking facilities in the Czech Republic, Romania, Macedonia and Italy to Liberty House

GLOBAL MARKETS: Metal tariffs cost Ford $1bn

Steel and aluminium tariffs imposed by the Trump administration have cost Ford Motor Company about $1bn in profits

GLOBAL MARKETS: Nestlé to shed skin health

Nestlé has put its skin health unit up for sale, as the maker of Nescafé ditches underperforming businesses

GLOBAL MARKETS: Beetle’s finish line

The end of the Beetle comes at a turning point for Volkswagen

GLOBAL MARKETS: Another Brexit blow as Panasonic leaves London

Panasonic is to move its European headquarters from London to Amsterdam in October to avoid potential tax issues linked to Brexit