Third Point claims 300 percent return on activism since 2011

BOSTON (Reuters) – Pushing companies to perform better has earned Third Point a 300 percent return in the last eight years, the hedge fund told investors in a letter... Read more »

How personal finance guru Jill Schlesinger got smart about money

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Jill Schlesinger got her start on Wall Street, and that is where she learned a lot of what she knows about the financial world. But she... Read more »

UBS slams French verdict in tax evasion trial

The UBS logo is seen at the SIBOS banking and financial conference in Toronto, Ontario, Canada October 19, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Helgren ZURICH (Reuters) – UBS slammed a French court... Read more »

Israeli VC Jerusalem Venture Partners raises $220 million for new tech fund

FILE PHOTO: Founder and managing partner of Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP) Erel Margalit speaks during an interview with Reuters in Jerusalem January 30, 2012. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun/File Photo TEL AVIV... Read more »

Bristol-Myers says Starboard nominated five directors, bought shares

(Reuters) – Bristol-Myers Squibb Co said on Wednesday that activist hedge fund Starboard Value LP intends to nominate five directors to the U.S. drugmaker’s board, one month after it... Read more »

Stretch your retirement with this tax-saving strategy

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Retirement strategy is about more than just how you will spend the money you have saved – it matters where that money is coming from too.... Read more »

UBS CEO says French appeals process to take ‘several years’

Sergio Ermotti, CEO of UBS gestures during a panel discussion at the Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce in Zurich, Switzerland January 18, 2019. REUTERS/Arnd WIegmann/File Photo ZURICH (Reuters) – UBS... Read more »

Buffett’s Suncor bet to revive investor interest in Canadian energy

TORONTO (Reuters) – Berkshire Hathaway Inc’s re-investment in Suncor Energy Inc highlights the benefits of being an integrated oil company and could revive investor interest in the languishing Canadian... Read more »

UBS to appeal after fined 4.5 billion euros in French tax fraud case

PARIS (Reuters) – A French court found Swiss bank UBS AG guilty of illegally soliciting clients and laundering the proceeds of tax evasion, ordering it to pay 4.5 billion... Read more »

French court fines UBS 4.5 billion euros in tax fraud case

PARIS (Reuters) – A French court on Wednesday found Swiss bank UBS AG guilty of illegally soliciting clients in France and laundering the proceeds of tax evasion, and ordered... Read more »