Last year was nothing short of exciting for bitcoin and with 2014 set to be another interesting year for digital currencies, the Bitcoin Foundation expects wider adoption and the recognition of its potential to support bitcoin going forward.
Singapore's economy expanded 4.4 percent on year in the final quarter of 2013, below market expectations, data on Thursday showed.
The decade and a half after the tearing down of the Berlin Wall was a golden age for central banks.
Ross McEwan, CEO of the Royal Bank of Scotland, has been handed £1.5m of shares in the bank.
Leonardo DiCaprio has spoken out in defence of Martin Scorsese's Oscar-tipped black comedy The Wolf of Wall Street after the film was hit with a raft of negative publicity in recent weeks.
Taxpayers end 2013 with a £14.5bn loss from their stake in Royal Bank of Scotland, five years after the Edinburgh-based bank received a record-breaking government bailout.
For the second straight year, shares of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway have outperformed the benchmark S&P 500 stock index.
Japan's Nikkei index may have clocked its biggest annual gain in over 40 years, but it wasn't 2013's best performing stock index.
Goldman Sachs could rise to $239 a share were all its businesses to peak at once, said Brad Hintz, an analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein.
Antony Jenkins, CEO of Barclays, has admitted it could take as long as a decade for the bank, which has been implicated in a number of banking scandals, to regain customer trust.
Even though ICAP is selling a division at the heart of a trading scandal, it’s retaining any future legal liability, according to a person familiar with the matter.
An ex-Deutsche Bank trader seeking a $7.6m bonus should have his 'hopeless' case thrown out before it gets to trial, lawyers for the bank said.
Royal Bank of Scotland may have to deepen cost cuts at its investment bank to boost profitability, said analysts at Citigroup and Jefferies International.