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Hey Traders, It's 2019—No More Drinking on the Job - WSJ
“It's a small minority who've ruined it for the majority,” said one 30-year denizen of the LME trading ring, who declined to give his name. Numerous traders said ...

Wall Street Journal    June 15, 2019


A Buyout Won't Solve Saks Owner's Real Issue: Department Stores ...
If the company goes private, there are no material changes planned for its structure or strategy, a person familiar with the situation said. The company has said it ...

Wall Street Journal    June 12, 2019


CVS Stock Slips on Report Judge Will Rule Against Aetna Merger ...
On Monday evening, the New York Post reported that Leon appeared to be planning to scuttle the deal, citing “sources close to the health-industry giants.”.

Wall Street Journal    June 12, 2019


BlackRock Splits Leadership Roles at European Stock-Picking Unit ...
Some of BlackRock's European stock-picking funds delivered underperformance and outflows in recent years, said a person familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    June 11, 2019


The Other Fiduciary Rule Irking Brokers - Barron's
... the CFP's revised standards, recently contacted its advisors to express concerns about the changes, the publication writes, citing an anonymous source.

Wall Street Journal    June 10, 2019


UBS Economist's 'Chinese Pig' Comment Consumes the Internet ...
By late morning Friday, the post had been deleted, according to a person close to Ms. Lu. Ms. Lu couldn't be reached for comment. A Haitong International ...

Wall Street Journal    June 10, 2019


Chinese Brokerage's $2 Billion Offering Kick-Starts Stock Link With ...
... the program to coincide with bilateral meetings of economic and financial officials in London scheduled for Monday, a person close to China's regulators said.

Wall Street Journal    June 8, 2019


Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal
... largest tech companies this week to tell them they could face repercussions if they bow to U.S. trade restrictions, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    June 7, 2019


Peloton IPO Plans Boost Prospects for Slew of At-Home Fitness ...
Mirror is back in fundraising mode for its next round, according to a person familiar with the situation. Now that Peloton isn't the only game in town, well- funded ...

Wall Street Journal    June 7, 2019


Rising Rents Collide With Immigration in California Agriculture Region
Amancio, an undocumented farmworker in Santa Maria, Calif., who declined to give his last name, said he can only afford to pay $300 monthly to share a garage  ...

Wall Street Journal    June 6, 2019


How Fiat Chrysler's Proposed Merger With Renault Crashed - WSJ
“The idea you would negotiate a merger without speaking with your 20-year partner is absolutely extraordinary,” a person close to Nissan said. “It's about trust  ...

Wall Street Journal    June 6, 2019


GE's Nemesis: An Eerily Prescient Bear - WSJ
The scheme was missed by analysts, and it taught Mr. Tusa to have a healthy skepticism around the companies he covered, according to a person close to the  ...

Wall Street Journal    June 6, 2019


Readerlink Works Toward Higher Offer for Barnes & Noble - WSJ
... Barnes & Noble Inc. that would top the price hedge fund Elliott Management Corp. agreed to pay for the book retailer, a person familiar with the situation said.

Wall Street Journal    June 6, 2019


Permira Nearing Close of $1.7 Billion Growth Fund - WSJ
Permira is approaching the final close of its maiden growth opportunities fund at around $1.7 billion, according to a person familiar with the situation. A filing with ...

Wall Street Journal    June 5, 2019


Puerto Rico Grid Contractor Caught Up in Federal Probes - WSJ
The FBI has opened a related criminal inquiry, people close to the matter said. The FBI's San Juan field office didn't respond to a request for comment.

Wall Street Journal    June 4, 2019


Amazon Is Looking at Buying Boost Mobile From Sprint, Report Says ...
Late Thursday, Reuters—citing “two sources familiar with the matter”—reported that Amazon was “interested in” buying Boost, which offers a range of services ...

Wall Street Journal    June 3, 2019


Whitebox Founder Departs As Firm's Bankruptcy Focus Grows - WSJ
The Cofinas trade was a winner for Whitebox, generating roughly $150 million in real and paper profits over time, a person familiar with the matter said. The firm ...

Wall Street Journal    June 3, 2019


JPMorgan Scraps New App Service for Young People - WSJ
... Chase was best positioned to provide that combination of services to its customers, according to people familiar with the matter, rendering Finn unnecessary.

Wall Street Journal    June 3, 2019


Fiat Chrysler Withdraws Merger Offer for Renault - WSJ
“The French state has been intrusive in the extreme,” said a person close to Fiat Chrysler. “They have sought the final word on every issue and this has created a  ...

Wall Street Journal    June 3, 2019


Renault Proposal Is Put to the Test in France - WSJ
A person close to the negotiations said labor savings aren't a motivating factor because synergies are expected from the pooling of purchasing across the ...

Wall Street Journal    June 1, 2019


Deal Close Announcements: May 27-31 - WSJ
When the deal was announced in April, a person familiar with the matter told WSJ Pro Private Equity that the transaction would generate a 3.3-times multiple on ...

Wall Street Journal    June 1, 2019


In a Blow to Maduro, Russia Withdraws Key Defense Support to ...
A person close to the Russian government said Rostec weighed the political benefits of supporting Mr. Maduro against the regime's growing economic liabilities, ...

Wall Street Journal    June 1, 2019


FedEx Misrouted Huawei Packages After Changes to Internal ...
... packages because of changes FedEx made to comply with the Trump administration's crackdown on Huawei, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    June 1, 2019


Phantom Yields Boost JPMorgan EMBI Indexes - WSJ
EMBI indexes include yields from defaulted bonds like Venezuela's in their composite yields but not in total-return calculations, a person familiar with the index ...

Wall Street Journal    May 30, 2019


Robert Mueller Shifts Questions About Trump to Congress - WSJ
... American tribes there. Mr. Barr was made aware of plans for the appearance, according to a person close to the attorney general who declined to elaborate.

Wall Street Journal    May 29, 2019


Fiat's Talks With Renault Propelled by Changes in Leadership - WSJ
For Mr. Elkann, who would become the new company's nonexecutive chairman, according to a person familiar with the matter, the deal would be a milestone in ...

Wall Street Journal    May 28, 2019


Renault, Fiat Chrysler Discuss Merger of Equals as Part of Alliance ...
Renault's board is expected to meet Monday, another person familiar with the matter said. There is no guarantee the parties will reach an agreement, and the ...

Wall Street Journal    May 28, 2019


Leap Motion, Once a Virtual-Reality High Flier, Sells Itself to UK Rival
By 2013, the company was valued at approximately $300 million, according to a person familiar with the matter. But it struggled to take advantage of its early ...

Wall Street Journal    May 28, 2019


Sports Illustrated Sold for $110 Million to Licensing Company ...
Meredith has received offers in the range of $30 million, according to a person familiar with the situation. —Benjamin Mullin contributed to this article. Write to ...

Wall Street Journal    May 26, 2019


Huawei's Yearslong Rise Is Littered With Accusations of Theft and ...
... Ren with evidence of Huawei's theft, which included typos from Cisco's manuals that also appeared in Huawei's, according to a person briefed on the matter.

Wall Street Journal    May 25, 2019


Senate Passes $19.1 Billion Deal on Disaster Aid - WSJ
... House members have left for the recess, the chamber will move to pass the package by unanimous consent on Friday, according to a senior Democratic aide .

Wall Street Journal    May 23, 2019


Oil-Rich Saudi Arabia Barrels Into the Gas Business - WSJ
... invasion to settle broader disputes between the two countries, according to American, Saudi and Qatari officials not authorized to speak on the record. Taking ...

Wall Street Journal    May 22, 2019


Weinstein Reaches $44 Million Deal in Sexual-Misconduct Case ...
... film studio's board members and the New York attorney general's office have reached a tentative $44 million deal, according to people familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    May 22, 2019


Deutsche Bank CEO Signals More Cuts to Investment Bank - WSJ
Executives are still hammering out an investment-bank restructuring they hope to unveil before the end of summer, a person close to the bank said. Investors ...

Wall Street Journal    May 22, 2019


India Antitrust Watchdog Sniffs Around E-Commerce Players - WSJ
This needs to be checked,” said an official at India's Ministry of Corporate Affairs who declined to be named. The ministry oversees the Competition Commission.

Wall Street Journal    May 21, 2019


U.S. Plans Temporary Exemptions to Huawei Blacklist - WSJ
... not to communicate with the Huawei side, according to a person familiar with the matter. Qualcomm chipsets are used in certain Huawei smartphone models.

Wall Street Journal    May 20, 2019


Boeing Faces More FAA Requests as It Completes 737 MAX Fix - WSJ
... the software fix, training and associated materials—from the company as soon as next week and then doing flight tests, a person briefed on the matter said.

Wall Street Journal    May 17, 2019


Google Cuts Off Huawei Smartphones From Some Android Services ...
Though existing phones are expected to keep functioning largely as usual, users could lose some functions, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    May 17, 2019


Clearlake-Backed Wheel Pros Nears Merger Deal With U.S. Mags ...
... with the maker of U.S. Mags Custom Wheels to create a company with an enterprise value exceeding $1 billion, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    May 15, 2019


Barr Enlists Intelligence Chiefs for Inquiry Into Roots of Russia Probe ...
... whether the government's intelligence-gathering efforts in the probe's early stages were legal and appropriate, a person familiar with the matter said Tuesday.

Wall Street Journal    May 15, 2019


Cosco Focuses on Pacific International Lines as Takeover Target ...
... at the Chinese carrier believe they could wrap up a deal for the entire business if PIL's owners decide to sell, people with direct knowledge of the matter said.

Wall Street Journal    May 13, 2019


Frustration, Miscalculation: Inside the U.S.-China Trade Impasse - WSJ
Mr. Trump on Thursday let it be known he didn't want the U.S. to appear soft on China, according to one person briefed on the matter. The two days of ...

Wall Street Journal    May 12, 2019


How a Chinese Scientist Broke the Rules to Create the First Gene ...
Attempts to reach Dr. He, who appears to remain in custody, weren't successful. His wife declined to comment through a person close to him. It isn't clear if Dr.

Wall Street Journal    May 10, 2019


India Investigates Google for Suspected Android Abuse - WSJ
... the matter, and decided to move forward with the investigation as primary scrutiny suggests abuse by Google,” said the official, who declined to be identified.

Wall Street Journal    May 9, 2019


Trump Issues Tariff Threat and China Considers Pulling Out of Talks ...
Mr. Trump's tweets surprised many Chinese officials, according to a person briefed on the matter Monday, and China is considering canceling trade talks that are ...

Wall Street Journal    May 8, 2019


Tariff Threats Pose Fresh Challenge for China's Xi to Keep Talks on ...
Following Mr. Trump's renewed warning of raising tariffs, China's leadership on Monday was considering canceling the trip, said a person briefed on the matter.

Wall Street Journal    May 8, 2019


U.S. Student-Loan Program Now Runs Deficit, CBO Estimates - WSJ
Meantime, President Trump's top economic advisers are studying ways to improve the program's finances, senior administration officials said. One option under ...

Wall Street Journal    May 8, 2019


U.S. Tightens Iran Sanctions After Tehran Threatens to Abandon ...
Senior administration officials said the sanctions come with a 90-day wind-down period in which countries and businesses should stop engaging with Iran.

Wall Street Journal    May 8, 2019


Franklin Templeton in Talks to Buy Abraaj's Turkey Business - WSJ
Emerging markets specialist Actis LLP is still in talks to manage certain Middle East and Africa funds, according to a person familiar with the matter. Meanwhile ...

Wall Street Journal    May 8, 2019


White House Tells Don McGahn to Rebuff Subpoena for Documents ...
Mr. McGahn spent more than 30 hours speaking to Mr. Mueller's investigators, a person familiar with the situation said. Mr. Trump at one point asked him to have ...

Wall Street Journal    May 6, 2019


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