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17 hours ago

Sanofi wants to dump Medivation’s board after rejected deal

NEW YORK (AP) — French drug company Sanofi is trying to toss the entire board at Medivation after the U.S. drugmaker rejected its $9.3 billion takeover bid….

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17 hours ago

The 10-highest paid women CEOs of 2015

Here are the 10 highest-paid women CEOs for 2015, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm….

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20 hours ago

Former Czech prime minister appointed central bank governor

PRAGUE (AP) — Czech President Milos Zeman has appointed his ally and former Prime Minister Jiri Rusnok to be governor of the central bank….

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20 hours ago

Top 10 highest-paid CEOs

Here are the 10 highest-paid CEOs for 2015, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm….

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20 hours ago

The biggest CEO pay raises and pay cuts of 2015

Here are the three CEOs who got the biggest pay raises last year, and the deepest pay cuts, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm….

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20 hours ago

The highest-paid CEOs by state

Here are the top-paid CEOs by state for 2015, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm. The survey considered public companies with at least $1 billion in revenue that filed proxy statements with federal regulators on or before April 30, 2016. It includes CEOs who were newly hired, who often receive large grants as incentives. It does not include data for Alaska, Montana or West Virginia….

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20 hours ago

Health care CEOs lead the way in 2015 compensation

It pays to be healthy. Chief executives at health care companies in the Standard & Poor's 500 index made millions more in compensation last year than their counterparts in other industries. A look at the top and bottom-paid CEOs last year, by industry, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm….

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20 hours ago

S&P: Britain’s EU vote could jeopardize pound’s standing

LONDON (AP) — Ratings agency Standard & Poor's says a vote to leave the European Union could jeopardize the pound's standing as an international reserve currency, potentially threatening the country's credit rating….

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20 hours ago

How AP and Equilar calculated CEO pay

For its annual study of CEO pay, The Associated Press used data provided by Equilar, an executive data firm….

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1 day ago

Best Buy offers weak profit view, says CFO stepping down

NEW YORK (AP) — Best Buy Co. on Tuesday offered a disappointing profit outlook for the current quarter, weighed in part by a recent earthquake in Japan that hurt the availability of some highly profitable products….