Cyclical Consumer Goods
* BSkyB shares fall 5 pct (Adds names of banks that advised on the deal)
NEW YORK, July 25 - U.S. stocks closed lower on Friday in a broad consumer discretionary-led selloff after Visa and Amazon.com, a pair of closely watched bellwether names, reported disappointing results.
NEW YORK, July 25 - Small U.S. brokerages are beefing up their training and presence on campuses to woo future employees as the industry faces a mass exodus of retiring financial advisers over the next decade.
TORONTO, July 25 - IBM Corp's recent move to partner with Apple Inc to sell iPhones and iPads loaded with corporate applications has excited investors in both companies, but two rivals say they are unperturbed for now.
TORONTO, July 25 - "The Judge", starring Robert Duvall and Robert Downey Jr, will open the annual Toronto International Film Festival on Sept. 4, the festival said on Friday.
NEW DELHI/GENEVA - India threatened on Friday to block a worldwide reform of custom rules, which some estimates say could add $1 trillion to the global economy and create 21 million jobs, prompting a U.S. warning that its demands could kill global trade reform efforts.