Steve Jobs was known for being ruthless and controlling, driven by a desire for perfection with a clear image of how products, practices and Apple should be, which helped him turn the company around after rejoining it from NeXT in 1996 when Apple bought the computing startup. But that same drive had an effect on his relations with employees.
In the weeks leading up to Pacific Investment Management Co.’s annual forum in May that sets the firm’s long-term investment outlook, Bill Gross was facing internal dissent.
PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi's comments last week on whether working women can have it all-a fulfilling career and family life-has reignited the debate on how best to balance career and family.
Deal after deal, the first six months of 2014 marked a bumper period for mergers and acquisitions.
The S&P 500 may have rallied 6 percent during the first half of the year, but the average hedge fund appears to have trailed that substantially-the exceptions being seasoned stock and bond pickers who managed to outperform their peers with careful research and fortunate timing.
Brad Hintz, a Sanford C. Bernstein analyst who covered investment banks including Goldman Sachs for more than a decade, is leaving Wall Street to become a professor at New York University.
Commerzbank will probably be the next bank to resolve alleged U.S. sanctions violations, a person with knowledge of the matter said.
The Vatican bank has announced a plunge in net profit last year after a "painful but necessary process" of reform saw it close thousands of accounts, wind up investments and hire expensive external experts to help with the clean-up.
Netherlands captain Robin van Persie could miss his side's hotly-anticipated World Cup semi-final with Argentina on Wednesday, having been suffering with a stomach problem.
Mesut Ozil is backed to come good after receiving criticism for his inconsistencies last year.