Finance

Jul 18, 2014
Rob Brown, an actor best known for his role on the HBO series “Treme,” has...
New York – Rob Brown, an actor best known for his role on the HBO...
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Jul 17, 2014
The House has passed legislation broadening a federal tax law that makes...
Washington, D.C. -- The House has passed legislation broadening a federal...
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Jul 17, 2014
Sycamore Partners is in early discussion with Fred’s about a potential...
New York -- Sycamore Partners is in early discussion with Fred’s...
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Jul 17, 2014
Roger Hardy, Founder and former CEO of optical giant Coastal Contacts Inc...
Seattle -- Roger Hardy, Founder and former CEO of optical giant Coastal...
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Jul 17, 2014
American Apparel shareholders Bigger Capital Fund, Bachelier LLC and the...
New York -- American Apparel shareholders Bigger Capital Fund, Bachelier...
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Jul 17, 2014
Higher pretax income and gross profit helped push net income at The...
Cleveland – Higher pretax income and gross profit helped push net...
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Jul 17, 2014
Families this summer will spend slightly more on back-to-school items than...
Washington, D.C. - Families this summer will spend slightly more on back-...
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Financially Speaking

The Impact of Online Sales Tax

By Jonathan Barsade, founder and CEO, Exactor
For more than a decade, federal and state lawmakers have attempted to craft legislation to regulate the collection of sales tax on Internet purchases. The Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 passed the Senate in May with bipartisan support.
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Deals/M&A

Global Payments acquires PayPros
Global Payments Inc. will acquire Payment Processing, Inc. (PayPros). PayPros, based in California, is a provider of fully-integrated payment solutions for 58,000 small-to-medium sized retailers in the U.S.
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Newsmakers

eBay reports strong Q4 quarter; Carl Icahn looks to spin off PayPal
eBay posted a profit of $850 million, compared with earnings of $751 million a year ago, for its fourth quarter, ended Dec. 31, 2013, while revenues rose 13% to $4.5 billion, fueled by strong mobile results.
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