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Genus shares surge on deal to market gene-edited pigs in China

Genus shares surge on deal to market gene-edited pigs in China

Published 16/05/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - British livestock genetics firm Genus agreed on Thursday to license its know-how on virus-resistant pigs to Beijing Capital Agribusiness Co Ltd, which [more…]

Buffett’s Berkshire unveils $861 million Amazon stake

Buffett’s Berkshire unveils $861 million Amazon stake

Published 15/05/2019

(Reuters) - Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc said it owned $860.6 million of Amazon.com Inc shares at the end of March, after the billionaire admitted [more…]

Eyewear group EssilorLuxottica resolves governance dispute

Eyewear group EssilorLuxottica resolves governance dispute

Published 13/05/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - Eyewear group EssilorLuxottica said it had resolved a dispute between its feuding French and Italian partners, and would push on in its [more…]

Uber’s market debut sours most anticipated IPO since Facebook

Uber’s market debut sours most anticipated IPO since Facebook

Published 10/05/2019

(Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc’s conservative initial public offering could not keep its shares from sinking in their trading debut on Friday, fueling debate on [more…]

Short European stocks still ‘most crowded trade,’ BAML survey shows

Short European stocks still ‘most crowded trade,’ BAML survey shows

Published 16/04/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Short positioning on European equities was the “most crowded trade” for the second straight month in April, a survey of fund managers [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…]

Alibaba, Tencent, car makers set up $1.5 billion China ride-hailing…

Alibaba, Tencent, car makers set up $1.5 billion China ride-hailing…

Published 22/03/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - Alibaba, Tencent, Suning, and car makers including Chongqing Changan Automobile have set up a $1.5 billion Chinese ride-hailing venture, a move that [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…]

U.S. seeks to cut dialysis costs with more home care versus clinics

U.S. seeks to cut dialysis costs with more home care versus clinics

Published 04/03/2019

(Reuters) - The Trump administration is working on a new payment approach for treating kidney disease that favors lower cost care at home and transplants, [more…]

SEC seeks contempt charge against Tesla’s Musk, says tweet violates…

SEC seeks contempt charge against Tesla’s Musk, says tweet violates…

Published 26/02/2019

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is pursuing a contempt order against Tesla Inc CEO Elon Musk, saying he violated [more…]