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Zynga Inc. has entered into retention agreements with two of its executives, after the gaming company's chief executive and operating chief resigned in recent weeks.
Greece has shuffled the team involved in bailout talks with the country's international creditors, a senior government official said Monday, in a move that may reduce the influence outspoken Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis has on the slow-moving negotiations.
Twitter Inc.'s stock slipped 0.8% in premarket trade Monday, after SunTrust Robinson Humphrey downgraded the social network amid concerns over valuation ahead of first-quarter results, which are slated to be released after Tuesday's closing bell.
The company's founders, backed by the surging strength of the U.S. dollar, want to climb to the top of the food chain. Nomad last week agreed to buy U.K.-based frozen-food maker Iglo Foods Holdings Ltd. for EUR2.6 billion from Permira Advisers LLP, the first in what Nomad said would be a spree of food acquisitions around the world.
As foreign aid flows into Nepal, hit over the weekend by a devastating earthquake, it will be put to work to rebuild one of the world's poorest nations.
Fitch Ratings downgraded Japan's credit rating by one notch after the government failed to take steps in this fiscal year's budget to offset a delay in a sales tax increase, the agency said on Monday.
The bank said Monday it will scale back its investment bank and retail operations while strengthening transaction banking as well as asset and wealth management services as part of a long-awaited strategic overhaul.
Crude oil prices were mostly flat in early trade on Monday as investors weighed supply and demand fundamentals amid weakening confidence in the latest price rally after snapping a five-week win streak last week.
U.S. equity futures were higher Monday with no economic data on tap, as investors looked ahead to Apple's earnings results after the bell.
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Sino-British banking giant HSBC Holdings PLC has been considering plans to sell its U.K. retail bank for 20 billion pounds ($30.4 billion), according to a report by the Sunday Times.
Resource shares led the Australian stock market higher, with Sydney's benchmark S&P/ASX 200 up 0.7% about an hour into Monday trade, tracking strength in some of the commodities markets.
Japanese stocks saw their early Monday gains melt away, as a rising yen helped to limit the upside, and a couple of disappointing earnings reports dragged on the auto sector.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and German Chancellor Angel Merkel spoke over the phone on Sunday and agreed to maintain contact during debt talks, according to a Greek government official.
A massive earthquake in Nepal has exposed the woeful state of its medical facilities as hospitals struggle to treat vast numbers of injured with limited supplies and staff.
Deutsche Bank AG , Germany's largest bank, on Sunday announced quarterly profit that fell by more than expected even as the revenue came in above analysts' projections.