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How U.S. seniors on Medicare can bridge the gap in dental insurance

How U.S. seniors on Medicare can bridge the gap in dental insurance

Published 15/11/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - During a recent visit to my dentist, we got talking about his frustrations with Medicare. “It’s amazing - they have managed to [more…]

PG&E shares and bonds plunge as California wildfire risks mount

PG&E shares and bonds plunge as California wildfire risks mount

Published 15/11/2018

(Reuters) - PG&E Corp (PCG.N), the electricity provider in the northern California region ravaged by a deadly wildfire, warned that it could face “significant liability” [more…]

Berkshire invests in JPMorgan, Oracle as Buffett puts cash to work

Berkshire invests in JPMorgan, Oracle as Buffett puts cash to work

Published 14/11/2018

(Reuters) - Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc deepened its commitment to the U.S. financial industry, announcing a $4.02 billion stake in JPMorgan Chase & Co [more…]

U.S. ratchets up pressure on Iran with resumption of sanctions

U.S. ratchets up pressure on Iran with resumption of sanctions

Published 05/11/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States reimposes oil and financial sanctions against Iran on Monday, significantly turning up the pressure on Tehran in order to [more…]

Buffett’s Berkshire doubles profit, repurchases $900 million stock…

Buffett’s Berkshire doubles profit, repurchases $900 million stock…

Published 04/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway Inc, the conglomerate run by billionaire Warren Buffett, on Saturday said its quarterly operating profit doubled as its insurance [more…]

China to release new rules to further increase lending to smaller…

China to release new rules to further increase lending to smaller…

Published 30/10/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s banking and insurance regulator will soon release new rules to further boost financing to small and medium-sized companies, it said in [more…]

McConnell says Senate Republicans might revisit Obamacare repeal

McConnell says Senate Republicans might revisit Obamacare repeal

Published 18/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans could try again to repeal Obamacare if they win enough seats in U.S. elections next month, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell [more…]

A pity to throw it away: insurer stores damaged art in Germany

A pity to throw it away: insurer stores damaged art in Germany

Published 17/10/2018

COLOGNE, (Germany) (Reuters) - What happens to artworks which are too badly damaged to be restored once the insurer has paid out the claim? Up [more…]

Insurers call for delay in prising open ‘black box’ accounts

Insurers call for delay in prising open ‘black box’ accounts

Published 17/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Insurers from across the world have called for amendments and a two-year delay to a change in accounting rules aimed at increasing [more…]

Schroders Plc and Lloyds Banking Group in talks over wealth…

Schroders Plc and Lloyds Banking Group in talks over wealth…

Published 07/10/2018

(Reuters) - Asset manager Schroders Plc (SDR.L) and Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY.L) said on Sunday they were in discussions over a wealth management alliance. The [more…]