Golden apps for traveling to London and following the Olympic games
Just in time for the Summer Games, here are a few apps plus ebooks to guide you through the Olympics and London.
Lehman, MF Global Dominate Traded Claims
Distressed investors bought and sold $2.34 billion worth of bankruptcy claims last month, nearly all of which is tied to Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. and MF Global Inc.
EMC Posts Record Profits, Aided By High-End Storage Line
EMC Corp.'s (EMC) earnings rose 19% to a new second-quarter record as the data-storage provider benefited from rising demand for cloud-computing technology and a rebound in sales of its high-end storage line.
Vodafone Group: 33.0 Billion Votes For Remuneration Report
Vodafone Group PLC (VOD.LN), a telecommunications company, said Tuesday it recieved 33 billion votes in favour of the remuneration report and 1.2 billion votes against.
Verizon, Coinstar Start Testing Digital Joint Venture
Coinstar Inc. (CSTR) and Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) have begun testing their streaming-video project and Tuesday named a Verizon executive with a FiOS-heavy resume as its leader.
Spanish Corporates Suffer as German High Yield Thrives
German junk-rated cable companies are managing to get away with deals at investment-grade yield levels while Spanish corporates are once again caught in the net of sovereign bailout fears, market participants said Tuesday.
Lockheed Martin Tops 2Q Estimates, Boosts FY Outlook
Lockheed Martin revealed stronger second-quarter earnings and sales that topped Wall Street expectations on Tuesday, leading the defense contractor to raise its full-year forecast.
Lexmark Profits, Outlook Plunge on Weak Hardware Demand
Lexmark International Inc.'s (LXK) second-quarter profit fell 61% as soft hardware sales cut into its top line, and the provider of printing products and services slashed its full-year earnings outlook by more than 20%.
Fiat To Hire 600 Brazil Employees, Boost Daily Vehicle Production
Fiat SpA (FIATY, F.MI) said late Monday that it was hiring 600 employees in Brazil to boost vehicle production by 150 vehicles a day.
Antofagasta Appoints Diego Hernandez As CEO of Mining Division
Copper mining company Antofagasta PLC (ANTO.LN) Tuesday announced the appointment of Diego Hernandez as Chief Executive Officer of Antofagasta Minerals S.A.