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Lesedi La Rona Diamond: 2nd-Largest Ever MinedWall Street JournalThe Lesedi La Rona diamond is the second-largest diamond discovered in over a century. But it failed to sparkle enough interest from bidders at a June 28 Sotheby's auction in London. A Journalpedia entry by WSJ's Jason Bellini. Image: European ...
CIBC Pushes Into U.S. With a Bank Purchase -- WSJNasdaqCanadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, in the latest move by a big Canadian bank to bet on the U.S. market for growth, agreed Wednesday to acquire Chicago-based lender PrivateBancorp Inc. for about $3.8 billion in cash and stock. In Canada, the five ...
German jobless claims fall despite migrant influxMarketWatchFRANKFURT--German jobless claims fell further in June and the jobless rate stayed at a record low, official data showed Thursday, cementing Germany's position as the strongest labor market in the eurozone. German jobless claims dropped for the ninth ...
Oil falls on improving supply outlook, economic worriesReutersSINGAPORE Oil prices fell on Thursday as the prospects for supply improved while the economic outlook darkened, but analysts said they still expect prices to rise in the second half of the year. Brent crude futures LCOc1 were trading at $50.19 per ...
Alphabet's new board member is a nod to diversityCNNMoneyAlphabet (GOOGL, Tech30), the parent company of Google, appointed former Federal Reserve vice chairman Roger Ferguson to its board on Wednesday. In addition to bulking up Google's bench of financial expertise, the appointment also marks an ... |