General Motors Co. is overhauling its legal department as the automaker tries to break down silos that delayed the recall of millions of cars for a defect linked to 13 deaths, according to people familiar with the matter.
The appointment of Erika James as dean of Emory University’s Goizueta Business School marks the first time a black woman will head a top 25 MBA program, according to the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
Why did you make Barclays’s botched trade the most read story yesterday? It was only a less-than-$4 million goof. This probably happens all the time and we don’t hear about them all, so what’s the big deal?
U.S. stocks gained as the Russell 2000 Index erased a loss and data showing growth in housing starts overshadowed a drop in consumer confidence. Treasuries fell for the first time in four days amid speculation their rally went too far amid a strengthening economy.