• ING Sees Q4 Bank Earnings Triple

    Shares of Dutch financial giant ING Groep NV (ING) rose 3.4 percent in Amsterdam after reporting Q4 and full-year earnings.

  • Slow Train from China Back on Track

    November statistics for China’s performance point to an economy that is getting back on track. Retail sales, a critical gauge of economic performance, grew 13.7 percent in the month — the fastest growth since last December and far ahead of expectations.