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Swiss bank penalized over alleged FIFA, Venezuela corruption

[ad_1] Switzerland’s financial market authority has penalized Julius Baer bank for violating its obligations to combat money laundering over a nearly nine-year span By JAMEY KEATEN Associated Press February 20, 2020, 7:58 AM 3 min read GENEVA — Switzerland’s financial market authority has penalized Julius Baer bank for violating its obligations to fight money laundering […]

BlackRock bolsters European management as part of post-Brexit expansion

[ad_1] FILE PHOTO: A sign for BlackRock Inc hangs above their building in New York U.S., July 16, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – BlackRock (BLK.N), the world’s biggest asset manager, has appointed two executives to oversee Continental Europe for the first time as part of its efforts to expand in the region, a […]

UK watchdog to clamp down on insurance loyalty penalties

[ad_1] LONDON, Feb 18 (Reuters) – Britain’s Financial Conduct Authority said on Tuesday it was finalising “remedies” to stop home and car insurance companies penalising loyal customers. The watchdog said the “loyalty penalty” cost longstanding customers an extra 1.2 billion pounds ($1.56 billion) in 2018. More than four in five adults in Britain have one […]

Apple unlikely to meet revenue guidance due to coronavirus impact

[ad_1] (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) said on Monday it would not meet its revenue guidance for the March quarter because of the coronavirus outbreak slowing iPhone production and weakening demand in China. FILE PHOTO: The Apple Inc. logo is seen hanging at the entrance to the Apple store on 5th Avenue in Manhattan, New […]

Bayer to appeal $265 million U.S. damages award on dicamba weedkiller

[ad_1] FILE PHOTO: The logo of Bayer AG is pictured outside a plant of the German pharmaceutical and chemical maker in Wuppertal, Germany August 9, 2019. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay/File Photo BERLIN (Reuters) – German agrochemicals group Bayer said on Sunday it would appeal a U.S. jury’s $265 million damages award against it and BASF in favor […]

U.S. raises tariffs on European aircraft in ongoing dispute over subsidies

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government on Friday said it would increase tariffs on aircraft imported from the European Union to 15% from 10%, ratcheting up pressure on Brussels in a nearly 16-year transatlantic dispute over aircraft subsidies. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Airbus is pictured at the aircraft builder’s headquarters of Airbus in […]

Investors charge back into stocks on signs coronavirus spread is slowing

[ad_1] LONDON (Reuters) – A drop in the number of new coronavirus cases and the Federal Reserve chairman’s optimistic view of the economy lifted world stocks for a third day on Wednesday and sparked a 2% rally in oil prices, on hopes the epidemic’s effects would be contained. FILE PHOTO: An investor monitors share market […]

U.S. judge expected to rule in favor of merger of Sprint, T-Mobile: sources

[ad_1] (Reuters) – A U.S. district judge is expected to rule in favor of allowing Sprint and T-Mobile to merge over the objections of a group of state attorneys general, according to two sources familiar with the matter. A smartphones with Sprint logo are seen in front of a screen projection of T-mobile logo, in […]

US wants to return codebreaker’s seized items to UK school

[ad_1] The U.S. government is trying to return memorabilia from World War II codebreaker and computing pioneer Alan Turing that were allegedly stolen more than 30 years ago By COLLEEN SLEVIN Associated Press February 2, 2020, 4:02 PM 4 min read DENVER — A U.S. woman who said she was visiting England to do a […]

AirAsia CEO Fernandes and chairman step aside as Airbus bribery allegations probed

[ad_1] KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – AirAsia Group (AIRA.KL) CEO Tony Fernandes and Chairman Kamarudin Meranun will step aside for at least two months while the airline and authorities investigate allegations Airbus paid a bribe of $50 million to win plane orders from the company. FILE PHOTO: Founder of AirAsia X Tony Fernandes (R) listens to […]