European shares slide, oil recovers, merchants await US jobs information

LONDON, August 5 (Reuters) – European stocks fell slightly on Friday but are still set for weekly gains, while traders await US jobs data late in the session to provide clues to the health of the world’s largest economy. The MSCI World Stock Index, which tracks stocks in 47 countries, was up 0.2% and is … Read more

Tesla shareholders comply with board suggestions at annual assembly

August 4 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) Shareholders voted on the board’s recommendations on most issues at the company’s annual meeting on Thursday, including re-electing directors, passing a stock split, and reject proposals that focus on environment and governance. The votes for three of the 13 proposals did not follow the board’s recommendations, according to … Read more

Fb’s father or mother meta makes its first bond providing

The Meta Platforms logo is seen in Davos, Switzerland, May 22, 2022. Image taken May 22, 2022. REUTERS / Arnd Wiegmann // File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register August 4 (Reuters) – Facebook Parent Meta Platform (META.O) on Thursday said it would conduct its first bond offering, at a … Read more

UK union says tons of of Amazon warehouse employees have handed wages

The Amazon logo is seen at the company’s logistics center in Boves, France, August 8, 2018. REUTERS / Pascal Rossignol Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, August 4 (Reuters) – Hundreds of Amazon workers at a warehouse in Tilbury, southeastern England have taken to the streets to protest against pay, … Read more

Unique: Tencent seeks greater stake in ‘Murderer’s Creed’ producer Ubisoft – sources

HONG KONG, August 4 (Reuters) – Tencent Holdings Ltd (0700.HK) plans to increase its stake in French video game group Ubisoft Entertainment SA (UBIP.PA) as the Chinese game giant pivots into the global games market, four sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters. Sources say China’s largest social network and game company, which … Read more

Greenback jumps in opposition to yen as Fed officers trace extra price hikes to come back

NEW YORK, Aug. 2 (Reuters) – The dollar strengthened against the Japanese yen on Tuesday as remarks by U.S. Federal Reserve officials hinted that more rate hikes are imminent in the coming weeks. next time. A trio of Fed officials from across policy suggested Tuesday that they and their colleagues remain firm and united in … Read more

BP raises dividend after income hit 14-year excessive

Profit soars to $8.45 billion, far exceeds forecast BP increases dividend by 10% CEO says BP boosts spending on oil and gas Profits driven by strong oil business, influenced by LNG LONDON, August 2 (Reuters) – BP’s (BP.L) Second-quarter profit jumped to $8.45 billion, its highest in 14 years, as strong margins and its refining … Read more

Asian shares slide with US yields on Pelosi jitters; Aussie drops

A man wearing a face mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, walks past a screen showing the Shanghai Composite, Nikkei and Dow Jones Industrial Average outside a company brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, February 14, 2022. REUTERS / Kim Kyung-Hoon Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, Aug 2 (Reuters) – … Read more

Inflation begins to pressure the funds of younger, low-income People

Image of a shopper wearing a mask at a Dollar Tree store in Pasadena, California, U.S., June 11, 2020. REUTERS / Mario Anzuoni Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, August 1 (Reuters) – As high inflation forces Americans to spend more on gas and bills, young and low-income consumers … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Luxembourg banks ask to freeze Ecuadorian property amid Perenco dispute, paperwork present

Bailiff orders 122 banking institutions operating in Luxembourg to freeze Ecuadorian assets Ecuador to issue Luxembourg-listed bonds in 2020 debt overhaul Some bondholders received interest payments due on July 31 LONDON, Aug. 1 (Reuters) – A Luxembourg bailiff has ordered banks to freeze assets held by Ecuador in Luxembourg accounts due to a dispute over … Read more