When it comes to big data projects, there are none bigger than the National Security Agency's massive surveillance programs that were exposed by former contractor Edward Snowden a year ago. In internal documents, the agency crowed about the scope of its mission, which was encapsulated in one phrase: "Collect it all."
Koninklijke Ten Cate NV, maker of plastic composites used in Airbus A350 jets, is exploring ways to capture demand for automotive composites as carmakers including Bayerische Motoren Werke AG seek lightweight parts.
Stichting Vestia Groep’s former treasurer lost as much as 2 billion euros ($2.8 billion) on unsuitable derivative trades with “distrastrous” results, the Dutch affordable-housing provider said on the first day of a London trial over a disputed swap with Credit Suisse Group AG.
Flight control panels used to lift off may have been locked in place on the Gulfstream jet carrying sports-franchise mogul Lewis Katz when it raced off a runway and crashed May 31, according to investigators.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. is seeking to become one of the world’s three biggest stock brokers, lifting a division that has fallen behind its capital markets, equity derivatives and investment banking units.