Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Credit Suisse Group AG used bonus season in Brazil as a chance to reduce their investment-banking personnel, even as some local rivals posted record revenue after adding employees.
The Colombian government’s drunk- driving crackdown, which has included fines of up to $14,000 and jail sentences as long as 18 years, is taking a toll on the nation’s biggest beer seller: SABMiller Plc.
Premier League champion Manchester United agreed to take part in a pre-season soccer tournament in the U.S., although it may have to pull out if it has to play European qualifying matches around the same time.
Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff will discuss with her cabinet the threat of protests disrupting the World Cup soccer tournament following demonstrations that turned violent this weekend, according to an official in the presidential press office.
Vodafone Group Plc and British Sky Broadcasting Group Plc have discussed combining their services in the U.K. to offer customers packages of TV, Internet, mobile and home phone service, people familiar with the plans said.