Therese Esperdy, a 17-year JPMorgan Chase & Co. veteran, suffered what she called “initial shock” in her first few weeks in Asia after three people told her some clients don’t want to pay merger-advisory fees.
The probe into the disappearance of Flight 370 took another twist today as Malaysian authorities said one of the two people who boarded the plane with stolen passports was an Iranian who had no links to terror groups.
China’s CSI 300 Index rebounded from the lowest level in five years as the yuan halted a two-day slide and money-market rates declined. Consumer-staple producers and property developers led the advance.
Emerging-market stocks climbed for the first time in three days as Sihuan Pharmaceutical Holdings Group Ltd. led a rally for health-care companies. India’s rupee rose to the strongest level in seven months versus the dollar.