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Trump Signals Yellen Still in Contention for Another Term as Fed Chief
10/20 - By Peter Nicholas and Kate Davidson President Donald Trump signaled Friday that Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen remains a strong candidate to be renominated for the job,
Gillette weakens P&G report after Peltz row
10/20 - (Reuters) - Procter & Gamble Co (>> Procter & Gamble Company) disappointed Wall Street with sales on Friday, hurt by continuing weakness in its Gillette business, a week after it claimed to have fought off hedge-fund manager Nelson Peltz's move to muscle onto the board.
BP's Chairman Svanberg to step down as Macondo pain subsides
10/19 - LONDON (Reuters) - BP's Chairman Carl-Henric Svanberg who helped navigate the British company through the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, announced his intention to step down after nearly 8 years in the post.
London Stock Exchange CEO Rolet to step down by end of 2018
10/19 - LONDON (Reuters) - Xavier Rolet, chief executive of the London Stock Exchange Group (>> London Stock Exchange), will step down at the end of next year, just under a decade after he took charge and transformed the company with a string of deals.
10/19 - NEW YORK (Reuters) - Automatic Data Processing Inc is already making many of the changes activist shareholder William Ackman is advocating, but it will take time to see results, Chief Executive Officer Carlos Rodriguez said in an interview on Wednesday.
Kenneth Chenault to step down as AmEx CEO after nearly 17 years
10/19 - (Reuters) - American Express Co said its chairman and chief executive Kenneth Chenault would step down early next year, ending a nearly 17-year tenure at the helm of the No. 1 U.S. card issuer by spending.
American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault to Step Down -- 5th Update
10/18 - By AnnaMaria Andriotis Kenneth Chenault, the head of American Express Co. and one of the country's most prominent African-American corporate leaders, will step down as chairman a
American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault to Step Down
10/18 - By AnnaMaria Andriotis Kenneth Chenault, the head of American Express Co. and one of the country's most prominent African American corporate leaders, will step down as chairman a
Sonangol's dos Santos says new Angola president backs oil firm's reforms
10/18 - LONDON (Reuters) - Angola's new President João Lourenço backs the reform plans of oil company Sonangol, the state firm's powerful chief Isabel dos Santos said on Wednesday.
Danone CEO Faber to also become chairman, replacing Riboud
10/18 - PARIS (Reuters) - French food group Danone said chief executive Emmanuel Faber would also take on the role of chairman, replacing Franck Riboud who is stepping down from that position.
U.S. bankers hold onto hopes that Trump will boost profits
10/18 - NEW YORK (Reuters) - Top U.S. bankers are still hoping that President Trump's administration will make policy changes to boost profits, but made clear in public comments in recent days that they are not seeing any signs of progress so far.
Billionaire Branson targeted in $5 million scam 'straight out of le Carre'
10/18 - LONDON (Reuters) - Richard Branson, billionaire founder of the Virgin group, has revealed he was targeted by a fraudster posing as Britain's defense minister who tried to get him to contribute $5 million to a supposed secret ransom payment.
Factbox - Who will Trump pick to lead the Federal Reserve?
10/18 - (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has interviewed several top prospects for the post of Chair of the Federal Reserve. A nomination could come within weeks as the term of current Chair Janet Yellen ends in February 2018.
Ackman, ADP board nominees to discuss plans for company Thursday
10/18 - (Reuters) - Activist investor William Ackman's dissident director candidates for board seats at Automatic Data Processing Inc will answer questions about their plans for the company on Thursday ahead of November's proxy vote.
George Soros foundations now control $18 billion - reports
10/17 - NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investor George Soros has transferred about $18 billion (13.66 billion pounds), the majority of his estimated fortune, to his Open Society Foundations, making them the second largest philanthropic grant-making group in the United States, according to media reports on Tuesday.
Ackman Cranks Up Pressure on ADP
10/17 - By Tripp Mickle LAGUNA BEACH, Calif.--Activist investor William Ackman turned up the pressure on Automatic Data Processing Inc., saying the company has "missed the market" by foc
Who Will Lead the Fed? A Look at Trump's Five Finalists
10/17 - By WSJ Staff President Donald Trump is considering five finalists to run the Federal Reserve and plans to announce his nominee before leaving for a trip to Asia on Nov. 3, a Whi
Trump Narrows Fed Leader Search to Five Candidates -- Update
10/17 - By Peter Nicholas and Kate Davidson WASHINGTON -- The White House has narrowed the search for the next Federal Reserve chairman to five final candidates, according to a White Hou
Riboud to stand down as Danone chairman - Le Monde
10/17 - PARIS (Reuters) - Franck Riboud is to stand down as chairman of French food group Danone with chief executive Emmanuel Faber due to take up the chairman's functions as well, Le Monde newspaper reported.