RPT-Wells Fargo complaints show flaws in federal whistleblower program – Business Insider

(Repeats to additional clients with no changes to text) By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON, Oct 13 (Reuters) – Former Wells Fargo & Co general manager Claudia Ponce de Leon filed a whistleblower complaint in December 2011 with federal labor regulators, alleging she was fired for telling superiors about employees opening unauthorized accounts. Nearly five years […]

Salesforce Won’t Pursue Bid for Twitter – Wall Street Journal

Twitter Inc. was left at the altar on Friday after Salesforce.com Inc. walked away from pursuing a combination, all but extinguishing hopes for a near-term sale of the social-media company as it struggles to accelerate revenue growth. A reversal by Salesforce Chief Executive Marc Benioff, who previously had signaled interest in a tie-up, calling Twitter […]

Verizon Puts Yahoo on Notice After Data Breach – Wall Street Journal

Verizon Communications Inc. signaled it may demand to renegotiate its $4.8 billion deal for Yahoo Inc. following the internet company’s recent disclosure of a data breach that affected more than 500 million accounts. At a meeting in Verizon’s Washington offices on Thursday, General Counsel Craig Silliman said it was “reasonable” to believe that the breach […]

Asia markets mixed as investors weigh China data; Samsung climbs despite Note 7 fallout – CNBC

In company news, shares of Nikkei heavyweights Fast Retailing climbed 4.59 percent after the company, which owns clothing brand Uniqlo, said on Thursday it expected its fiscal 2017 operating profit to jump 37.5 percent to 175 billion yen ($1.68 billion). South Korean electronics giant Samsung gained 1.67 percent to 1,583,000 Korean won a share, despite […]

China’s Trade Struggles Add to Worries Over Economic Outlook – Wall Street Journal

BEIJING—Chinese exports fell more steeply than expected last month, highlighting the persistent weakness in global demand that is weighing on the world’s second-largest economy. September’s 10% year-over-year drop marks the sixth consecutive monthly decline and follows a 2.8% fall in August, the General Administration of Customs said Thursday. The drop was also markedly worse than […]

Wells Fargo’s new CEO faces immediate test – Reuters

NEW YORK Tim Sloan will not have much time to prepare his pitch for Wall Street. The newly installed chief executive of Wells Fargo & Co (WFC.N) will present third-quarter results on Friday, less than 48 hours after replacing John Stumpf at the helm of the bank. Investors are seeking reassurance that Wells Fargo can […]

Buffett Calls Trump’s Bluff and Releases His Tax Data – New York Times

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