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‘Flashing amber’: Global stocks tumble, bonds rally on U.S….

‘Flashing amber’: Global stocks tumble, bonds rally on U.S….

Published 25/03/2019

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Investors ditched shares on Monday and fled to the safety of bonds as risk assets fell out of favor on growing fears [more…]

‘Time’s up, Theresa’? PM May urged to set her own exit date to get…

‘Time’s up, Theresa’? PM May urged to set her own exit date to get…

Published 25/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May was under pressure on Monday to give a date for leaving office as the price to bring [more…]

EU approves AstraZeneca’s drug for adjunct use in Type-1 diabetes

EU approves AstraZeneca’s drug for adjunct use in Type-1 diabetes

Published 25/03/2019

(Reuters) - British drugmaker AstraZeneca Plc said on Monday the European Commission approved its diabetes drug Forxiga for use as an oral supplement to insulin [more…]

Private equity-led consortium to buy Inmarsat for $3.4 billion cash

Private equity-led consortium to buy Inmarsat for $3.4 billion cash

Published 25/03/2019

(Reuters) - A private equity-led consortium on Monday agreed to buy British satellite operator Inmarsat for about $3.4 billion in cash, six months after Inmarsat [more…]

Sports Direct opposes any Debenhams plan that wipes out equity

Sports Direct opposes any Debenhams plan that wipes out equity

Published 25/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British sportswear group Sports Direct said any restructuring option pursued by Debenhams that could result in no equity value for the department [more…]

UK PM May told Brexiteers she’ll quit if they vote for her deal: ITV

UK PM May told Brexiteers she’ll quit if they vote for her deal: ITV

Published 25/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May told Brexit-supporting lawmakers on Sunday that she would quit if they voted for her twice-defeated European Union [more…]

UK’s May has lost confidence of cabinet and party: lawmaker

UK’s May has lost confidence of cabinet and party: lawmaker

Published 25/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May has lost the confidence of her senior ministers, lawmakers and party members, and should step down, said [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…]

UK’s May must go once her Brexit deal clears parliament: lawmaker

UK’s May must go once her Brexit deal clears parliament: lawmaker

Published 25/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May should be given time to get her Brexit deal through parliament before making way for someone else [more…]

Britain can still avoid no-deal Brexit, says EU Commissioner Moscovici

Britain can still avoid no-deal Brexit, says EU Commissioner Moscovici

Published 25/03/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - EU Economic Affairs and Tax Commissioner Pierre Moscovici said on Monday he believed Britain would not leave the European Union without a [more…]