James E. Staley, the Barclays chief executive, has said that selling noncore businesses was a key to unlocking the bank’s earnings potential.
By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) - Jeff Bezos, the founder and chief executive of Amazon.com Inc, has become the world's third-richest person as of the market close for the first time, Forbes magazine said, passing Warren Buffett, the chairman and chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Show More Summary
Shkodran Mustafi Arsenal want Mustafi Arsenal have opened talks with Valencia over the Spanish club’s star defender Shkodran Mustafi, Sky Germany report. Despite the club’s chief executive, Ivan Gazidis, saying that they wouldn’t be spending big money, they look set to make another major signing. Crucially, they won’t be spending over the odds for the […]
Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf, left, and CFO George Davis, right, visiting Barron’s offices. Qualcomm (QCOM) chief executive Steve Mollekopf was in town this week, along with chief financial officer George Davis, and was kind enough to stop by Barron’s offices after several meetings with investors following last week’s Q3 report. In addition to saying hi to […]
Viacom Inc. Chief Executive Philippe Dauman won an early victory Thursday when a Massachusetts judge said he could press his case that he was wrongfully ousted by billionaire Sumner Redstone from a... To view the full story, click the title link.
A Massachusetts judge will allow Viacom Chief Executive Philippe Dauman’s case against Sumner Redstone to proceed, but will not order a mental examination of the ailing media mogul. The Thursday decision by Probate Judge George F. Phelan to take the case represents a victory for the Viacom chief,...
Recently, Lone Wolf Founder Lorne Wallace stepped up to the role of Executive Chairman of the real estate software firm and appointed Patrick Arkeveld to step in as Chief Executive Officer. The transition came at a key time in the evolution of Lone Wolf. Show More Summary
Formula 1 bosses have voted against introducing the 'halo' head protection system in 2017, chief executive Bernie Ecclestone says.
(Reuters) - A Massachusetts judge on Thursday denied a motion to dismiss a case that will likely determine the future of Sumner Redstone's $40 billion media, marking a victory for Viacom Inc Chief Executive Philippe Dauman. However, the judge also denied Dauman's request for an immediate mental examination of 93 year-old Sumner Redstone. Show More Summary
Oracle Corp. is buying cloud company NetSuite Inc. in a deal valued at about $9.3 billion. Oracle Chief Executive Mark Hurd said the two companies’ cloud applications are complementary. “We intend to invest heavily in both products — engineering and distribution,” he said Thursday in a statement....
BERLIN (Reuters) - German prosecutors on Thursday dropped an appeal against a court ruling that acquitted former Porsche SE chief executive Wendelin Wiedeking of market manipulation during a 2008-9 takeover battle with Volkswagen. Prosecutors...Show More Summary
From England: Arsenal can not compete financially with rivals, says CEO - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Arsenal chief executive Ivan Gazidis has insisted that the club can not outgun rivals financially in the transfer market. The...Show More Summary
Arsenal chief executive Ivan Gazidis has revealed Arsene Wenger will not have the same money as his rivals in the transfer market this summer. Wenger has made one major signing this summer, in Granit Xhaka from Borussia Monchengladbach. Show More Summary
MILAN (Reuters) - Italian fashion group Roberto Cavalli said on Thursday it had named former Versace head Gian Giacomo Ferraris as its new chief executive as it seeks to relaunch under a new owner. Ferraris, an engineer who also worked...Show More Summary
Arsenal will not spend big in the transfer market to rival their competitors because the club " can't afford to make huge mistakes," according to Gunners chief executive Ivan Gazidis. Compared with the likes of Manchester City, Manchester...Show More Summary
The return to the black after two periods of losses gave a lift to efforts by its chief executive, Tidjane Thiam, to turn around the Swiss bank.
Netflix’s chief content officer Ted Sarandos addressed the perennial elephant in the room at any Netflix press events right off the bat today. “Let’s talk about ratings,” he said at the opening of Netflix’s TCA executive session. There was talk but there were no revelations as Netflix continues to closely guard ratings information for its shows. Show More Summary
Mike Fries, the chief executive of billionaire John Malone’s cable giant Liberty Global, has argued that Netflix has become “far more friend than foe” in recent years. In an interview with the BBC Radio 4 Media Show, Fries said Netflix’s...Show More Summary
Wolves CEO Jez Moxey will become Norwich City's new chief executive when he leaves the role at Molineux.
UN Office on Drugs and Crime Executive Director said that terrorist threat has spread and evolved in the last decade to become one of the major global threats to international peace and security.