Aircraft manufacturer Hawker Beechcraft Inc. is closer to emerging from U.S. Chapter 11 bankruptcy as creditors approve its reorganization plan.
U.S. Federal Reserve Bank Chairman Ben Bernanke said Tuesday the Fed may extend two temporary lending programs for investment banks.
Houston-based Mariner Energy Inc. will acquire StatoilHydro ASA's U.S. Gulf of Mexico shelf operations.
Plutonic Power Corp. and a GE affiliate announced funding for the construction of a 196-megawatt hydroelectric generating facility in British Columbia.
Polymer Group Inc. and a group of shareholders plan to sell about 5.4 million shares of stock, the U.S. maker of engineered materials said.
Four large U.S. banks said Wednesday they each borrowed $500 million from the Federal Reserve's "discount window," adding liquidity to the credit markets.
Limited Brands Inc. said Monday it would transfer 75 percent of its Limited Stores chain to affiliates of U.S. private-equity firm Sun Capital Partners Inc.
Trimble Navigation Ltd. is buying @Road Inc., a California company that specializes in Internet information services, for $496 million.
Ford Motor Co. is raising from $18 billion to as much as $23 billion a credit line guaranteed by its factories and inventories.
Kyphon Inc., a California company, will pay at least $525 million to buy St. Francis Medical Technologies Inc., a medical device maker.