Currencies

Wells Fargo: 4 currency executives no longer work at bank

Three high-level foreign exchange executives and a currency trader have left Wells Fargo, the bank that has been through several investigations after a scandal over millions of fake accounts and another over auto insurance practices.

Bitcoin rockets above $5,000 to all-time high

Bitcoin smashed through the $5,000 barrier for the first time on Thursday, jumping as much as 8 percent on the day as investors shrugged off the latest warnings on the risks of buying into the booming cryptocurrency market.

The Latest: Pound drops as Brexit talks fail to progress

The Latest on the Brexit negotiations between the European Union and United Kingdom (all times local): 12:55 p.m. British Brexit negotiator David Davis is urging leaders of the European Union to "take a step forward" and move talks on to future relations between the U.K. and the bloc.