Stories about Finance

Jan 30 2016

Facebook surges on robust mobile advertising sales

An average of 1.04 billion people used Facebook daily in December in a 17 percent rise from the same month the prior year. Still, in its fourth quarter, Facebook ma...

Jan 30 2016

Eurozone inflation rises to 15-month high in January

He also said that any prolonged failure on the part of the European Central Bank to boost inflation close to its goal "surely represents a stress test for the credibility...

Jan 30 2016

Uber is now 15% cheaper in New York City

Uber cites previous price drops as being directly beneficial to drivers. The base fare on UberX dropped from $3 to $2.55, with the per mile rate going from $2.15 to $1...

Jan 30 2016

Uber France fined as taxi drivers protest

The regulated taxi fare is a base rate of $3.60, plus $0.20 per 135 metres and $0.20 for every extra 24 seconds of waiting time. The taxi industry will be the only ones...

Jan 30 2016

Facebook to ban private gun sales on social media site and Instagram

Facebook and Instagram are going to ban users' ability to organize private gun sales online. "Today we are updating our policies for managing regulated goods to proh...