Employment

The FINANCIAL -- The U.S. Payroll to Population employment rate (P2P), as measured by Gallup, was 43.9% in April. This is up 0.5 percentage points from April 2014, though lower than what was found in ...

The FINANCIAL -- The number of Americans applying for first-time unemployment benefits dipped last week, a sign of broad health in the labor market, according to ...

The FINANCIAL -- The British labor market continued to strengthen during the first quarter of 2015, official figures show, despite a slowdown in the pace of economic growth, according to ...

The FINANCIAL -- The percentage of U.S. employees engaged in their jobs averaged 31.7% for April. The latest monthly average is consistent with March and January of this year, but lower than the ...

The FINANCIAL -- U.S. employers resumed a solid pace of hiring last month and the jobless rate fell, priming the economy to snap back from a brutal winter, according to ...