JPMorgan Chase & Co., the target of at least eight Justice Department investigations, was mocked and taunted by Twitter users after asking followers to send questions to an executive using the hashtag #AskJPM.
Bloomberg BNA — Barclays and MSCI Inc. launched a family of fixed-income indices June 11 based primarily on environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors, which could spur growth in sustainable investing by bond investors, the organizations said.
Debt from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Princeton University and Harvard University were the top performing U.S. investment-grade bonds in August as the highest-rated securities lured investors concerned that the economy is slowing.
The cost to protect against losses on the debt of Dole Food Co. rose to the highest level in nine months as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer David Murdock offered about $645 million to buy out other shareholders.
When Texas billionaire Harold Simmons wanted to build a radioactive waste dump, one data point that would loom large in the permitting process wasn’t required on the application: He is a major donor to Governor Rick Perry.