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Venezuela opposition leader urges Britain not to give gold to Maduro

Venezuela opposition leader urges Britain not to give gold to Maduro

Published 28/01/2019

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan opposition leader and self-declared president Juan Guaido has asked British authorities to stop President Nicolas Maduro gaining access to gold reserves [more…]

Mastercard says plans to apply for China license to clear card…

Mastercard says plans to apply for China license to clear card…

Published 26/01/2019

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - U.S. payments card company Mastercard Inc said on Friday it still plans to apply for a bankcard clearing license in China and [more…]

Investment bank Perella Weinberg plans to name Peter Weinberg as…

Investment bank Perella Weinberg plans to name Peter Weinberg as…

Published 11/01/2019

(Reuters) - Investment bank Perella Weinberg Partners plans to name Peter Weinberg as its chief executive officer with current CEO Robert Steel set to become [more…]

Grab invests $100 million in Indian hotel startup OYO: source

Grab invests $100 million in Indian hotel startup OYO: source

Published 03/12/2018

(Reuters) - Singapore-based ride-hailing firm Grab has invested $100 million in Indian hotel-reservations startup OYO, a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on [more…]

Wells Fargo planning its first post-crisis mortgage bond: Bloomberg

Wells Fargo planning its first post-crisis mortgage bond: Bloomberg

Published 05/10/2018

(Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co (WFC.N) is planning its first post-crisis offering of bonds tied to U.S. home loans without government backing, Bloomberg reported [more…]

HSBC first-half pretax profit rises 4.6 percent, second quarter…

HSBC first-half pretax profit rises 4.6 percent, second quarter…

Published 06/08/2018

HONG KONG/LONDON (Reuters) - HSBC Holdings Plc (HSBA.L) said on Monday its pretax profit rose 4.6 percent for the first half of the year, as [more…]

NYSE-owner ICE to launch new fixed income ETF platform

NYSE-owner ICE to launch new fixed income ETF platform

Published 02/08/2018

(Reuters) - Intercontinental Exchange Inc is partnering with BlackRock Inc on a new fixed income exchange-traded fund execution platform to open next year, the owner [more…]

Wells Fargo looks to sell its Eastdil Secured real-estate division:…

Wells Fargo looks to sell its Eastdil Secured real-estate division:…

Published 26/07/2018

(Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co (WFC.N) is exploring a sale of its Eastdil Secured real-estate division, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing [more…]

UK’s Centricus teams up with Chinese firms to set up $15 bln tech fund

UK’s Centricus teams up with Chinese firms to set up $15 bln tech fund

Published 01/07/2018

(Reuters) - London-based investment firm Centricus has partnered with Chinese firms China Merchants Group and SPF Group to launch a 100 billion Chinese yuan ($15.11 [more…]

Bulgaria aims to enter euro ‘waiting room’, EU bank union on same day

Bulgaria aims to enter euro ‘waiting room’, EU bank union on same day

Published 29/06/2018

SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgaria aims to join the EU’s banking union on the same day it enters the “waiting room” for euro zone membership, where [more…]