Americas

Ethiopian Airlines CEO promises to get to bottom of flight 302 crash

Ethiopian Airlines CEO promises to get to bottom of flight 302 crash

Published 25/03/2019

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopian Airlines CEO Tewolde Gebremariam said on Monday the airline would work with investigators in Ethiopia, the United States and elsewhere [more…]

Fed’s Evans says have to be nervous about yield curve, but U.S….

Fed’s Evans says have to be nervous about yield curve, but U.S….

Published 25/03/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans said on Monday it was understandable for markets to be nervous when the yield [more…]

South Africa’s Naspers plots Euronext flotation of e-commerce ventures

South Africa’s Naspers plots Euronext flotation of e-commerce ventures

Published 25/03/2019

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Naspers will float its e-commerce ventures on the Euronext stock exchange in Amsterdam, it said on Monday, the latest move by South [more…]

U.S. buyers of Venezuelan oil sub in Shell, BP offshore crude

U.S. buyers of Venezuelan oil sub in Shell, BP offshore crude

Published 25/03/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. sanctions on Venezuela’s oil industry have made winners out of Royal Dutch Shell Plc and BP Plc, Gulf of Mexico [more…]

Immigrant portraits in New York art show face down Trump

Immigrant portraits in New York art show face down Trump

Published 23/03/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Immigrant faces captured in life-sized portraits by artist Betsy Ashton look the viewer straight in the eye, as if eager to [more…]

Exclusive: Mexico central bank says Uber, other firms interested in…

Exclusive: Mexico central bank says Uber, other firms interested in…

Published 23/03/2019

ACAPULCO, Mexico (Reuters) - Various companies in Mexico, including Uber Technologies Inc., have shown interest in using a new mobile payments system developed by the [more…]

Skittish investors pull more than $20 billion from stocks, rush…

Skittish investors pull more than $20 billion from stocks, rush…

Published 22/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Global equity funds saw massive outflows this week, a sharp reversal from last week’s inflows as pessimism over economic growth gripped investors [more…]

Foreign buyers flock to Cape Town’s booming art scene

Foreign buyers flock to Cape Town’s booming art scene

Published 20/03/2019

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Collectors from America and Europe are scouring Cape Town’s booming art scene in search of deals as diverse as an expressive [more…]

Overdone? Short EU equities ‘most crowded’ trade for first time

Overdone? Short EU equities ‘most crowded’ trade for first time

Published 19/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Fund managers have named bearish bets in European equities as the “most crowded” trade in Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s survey for [more…]