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Brazil’s Banco Bradesco shuffles management in bid to boost revenue

Brazil’s Banco Bradesco shuffles management in bid to boost revenue

Published 14/01/2019

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - In his first major management reshuffle since taking the helm of Brazil’s Banco Bradesco SA (BBDC4.SA), Chief Executive Officer Octavio de [more…]

U.S. government shutdown drags into fourth week amid stalemate

U.S. government shutdown drags into fourth week amid stalemate

Published 14/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A partial government shutdown entered its 24th day on Monday as talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats remained stalled [more…]

Brave Murray bows out of Australian Open after epic comeback

Brave Murray bows out of Australian Open after epic comeback

Published 14/01/2019

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Andy Murray’s hopes of a fairytale swansong at the Australian Open were crushed in the first round on Monday as Roberto Bautista [more…]

Russia says disagreements still hamper peace deal with Japan

Russia says disagreements still hamper peace deal with Japan

Published 14/01/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia still has significant disagreements with Japan, which stand in the way of clinching a peace deal to end a decades-old territorial [more…]

Brazil government nominates three new Petrobras board members amid…

Brazil government nominates three new Petrobras board members amid…

Published 14/01/2019

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil’s government on Monday nominated three new board members for state-owned oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA (PETR4.SA) (Petrobras), amid accusations that [more…]

China’s trade data drags stock futures ahead of Citi results

China’s trade data drags stock futures ahead of Citi results

Published 14/01/2019

(Reuters) - U.S. stock futures dropped on Monday, after data showed China’s exports unexpectedly shrank the most in two years, raising fears of a sharper [more…]

Tennis: Halep faces tricky test against Kanepi in Melbourne opener

Tennis: Halep faces tricky test against Kanepi in Melbourne opener

Published 14/01/2019

(Reuters) - Simona Halep begins her Australian Open campaign against Kaia Kanepi on Tuesday in a rematch of their U.S. Open meeting which the world [more…]

Investors plow billions into stocks, bonds and EM assets as risk…

Investors plow billions into stocks, bonds and EM assets as risk…

Published 11/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Global investors plowed money back into stocks and bonds this week as they regained their appetite for risk, boosted by dovish comments [more…]

Skydance hires ousted Disney animation head John Lasseter

Skydance hires ousted Disney animation head John Lasseter

Published 09/01/2019

(Reuters) - U.S. film production company Skydance Media on Wednesday named Walt Disney Co’s (DIS.N) former animation head and co-founder of Pixar, John Lasseter, as [more…]