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U.S. flood risk model to be publicly available in boon for homebuyers

U.S. flood risk model to be publicly available in boon for homebuyers

Published 14/01/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A climate research organization will offer access to a risk model that predicts the probability of flooding for homes across the [more…]

Hong Kong applauds its financial prowess amid protests

Hong Kong applauds its financial prowess amid protests

Published 13/01/2020

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong’s chief executive Carrie Lam and top finance officials praised the Chinese-ruled city’s resilience as a global financial hub on [more…]

ABN Amro names PwC’s former Dutch chairman as new CEO

ABN Amro names PwC’s former Dutch chairman as new CEO

Published 09/01/2020

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - ABN Amro (ABNd.AS) said on Thursday that Robert Swaak, a former chairman of accounting firm PwC in the Netherlands, is to succeed [more…]

Australian insurer Suncorp’s claims hit $237 million as bushfires rage on

Australian insurer Suncorp’s claims hit $237 million as bushfires rage on

Published 09/01/2020

(Reuters) - Australian insurer Suncorp Group (SUN.AX) said on Thursday it has received since September 2,600 bushfire-related claims worth up to A$345 million ($237.05 million), [more…]

Bollywood A-lister backs protesting students, faces boycott calls

Bollywood A-lister backs protesting students, faces boycott calls

Published 08/01/2020

MUMBAI (Reuters) - A top Indian actress who joined students protesting against the government drew calls on social media on Wednesday for a boycott of [more…]

Credit Suisse surveillance probe to continue

Credit Suisse surveillance probe to continue

Published 23/12/2019

ZURICH (Reuters) - Credit Suisse (CSGN.S) and law firm Homburger will continue their investigation into employee observation at the bank, a spokesman said, after the [more…]

Credit Suisse blames former COO for covering up second spying case

Credit Suisse blames former COO for covering up second spying case

Published 23/12/2019

ZURICH (Reuters) - Credit Suisse (CSGN.S) on Monday cleared CEO Tidjane Thiam and other top executives from knowledge of a second spying incident, saying former [more…]

BlackRock, Temasek to take majority stake in wealth management JV with CCB: sources

BlackRock, Temasek to take majority stake in wealth management JV with CCB: sources

Published 23/12/2019

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - U.S. asset manager BlackRock Inc, Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings (Pte) Ltd and China Construction Bank Corp (CCB) have agreed to set [more…]

The Yankees are coming! U.S. firms rush to euro debt markets

The Yankees are coming! U.S. firms rush to euro debt markets

Published 23/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - From Harley Davidson to Colgate-Palmolive, U.S. companies are flocking to borrow in euros and their record issuance is breathing life into a [more…]

Exclusive: White House expected to nominate SEC lawyer for Democratic commissioner seat – sources

Exclusive: White House expected to nominate SEC lawyer for Democratic commissioner seat – sources

Published 21/12/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House is expected to nominate Caroline Crenshaw, a Democratic attorney at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, to fill an [more…]