GB

EXCLUSIVE Wall Street revives Russian bond trading after U.S. go-ahead

EXCLUSIVE Wall Street revives Russian bond trading after U.S. go-ahead

NEW YORK, Aug 15 (Reuters) – Several major Wall Street banks have begun offering to facilitate trades in Russian debt in recent days, according to bank documents seen by Reuters, giving investors another chance to dispose of assets widely seen in the West as toxic. Most U.S. and European banks had pulled back from the …

EXCLUSIVE Wall Street revives Russian bond trading after U.S. go-ahead Read More »

Chasing green goals, corporations push car fleet managers toward EVs

Chasing green goals, corporations push car fleet managers toward EVs

Juliette White, AstraZeneca’s global head of sustainability, plugs in a hybrid car at the company’s manufacturing site in Macclesfield, Britain June 21, 2022. REUTERS/Nick Carey Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MACCLESFIELD, England, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Large corporations are jumping on the “green” bandwagon left and right, which in turn is …

Chasing green goals, corporations push car fleet managers toward EVs Read More »

Walmart's long-lasting challenge: luring budget shoppers back to its stores

Walmart’s long-lasting challenge: luring budget shoppers back to its stores

Aug 11 (Reuters) – Walmart Inc (WMT.N) could face an uphill battle to reclaim U.S. shoppers who opted for the neighborhood dollar store or Aldi rather than driving farther to a Walmart Supercenter when gasoline was $5 a gallon. While gasoline prices have dropped nearly 20% over the past month, there are no signs shoppers …

Walmart’s long-lasting challenge: luring budget shoppers back to its stores Read More »

Burning cash, commercial EV startups race to deliver vehicles

Burning cash, commercial EV startups race to deliver vehicles

NUNEATON, England, Aug 9 (Reuters) – A handful of commercial electric vehicle (EV) startups are burning through cash fast, racing to bring vans or trucks to market before the funds run out or customers choose to buy from legacy automakers like Ford Motor Co or General Motors Co (GM.N). Boosted by investor hunger to create …

Burning cash, commercial EV startups race to deliver vehicles Read More »

Factbox: Energy crisis revives nuclear power plans globally

Factbox: Energy crisis revives nuclear power plans globally

FILE PHOTO – Clouds are seen over the cooling tower of the nuclear power plant Isar 2 by the river Isar amid the energy crisis caused by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, in Eschenbach near Landshut, Germany, August 1, 2022. REUTERS/Ayhan Uyanik Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 5 (Reuters) – Amid …

Factbox: Energy crisis revives nuclear power plans globally Read More »

Thomson Reuters raises sales outlook, citing strong core in face of slowdown

Thomson Reuters raises sales outlook, citing strong core in face of slowdown

The Thomson Reuters logo is seen on the company building in Times Square, New York, U.S., January 30, 2018. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, Aug 4 (Reuters) – Thomson Reuters Corp (TRI.TO) raised its full-year revenue forecast, which it said reflected strength in its legal, tax …

Thomson Reuters raises sales outlook, citing strong core in face of slowdown Read More »

HSBC rebuffs Ping An call for break-up, arguing it would be costly

HSBC rebuffs Ping An call for break-up, arguing it would be costly

A woman wearing a protective face mask walks past a logo of HSBC bank at the financial and business district of La Defense near Paris, France May 11, 2020. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes/ Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HSBC to revert to paying quarterly dividends from 2023 Aims to win over investors with …

HSBC rebuffs Ping An call for break-up, arguing it would be costly Read More »

U.S. majors Exxon, Chevron post blowout earnings, ramp up buybacks

U.S. majors Exxon, Chevron post blowout earnings, ramp up buybacks

High prices, margins lift majors to best quarters in history Exxon earnings surpass previous record set in 2012 July 29 (Reuters) – The two largest U.S. oil companies, Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM.N) and Chevron Corp (CVX.N), posted record revenue on Friday, bolstered by surging crude oil and natural gas prices and following similar results for …

U.S. majors Exxon, Chevron post blowout earnings, ramp up buybacks Read More »

Sakhalin Energy wants LNG buyers to pay via Moscow-based bank, change currency

Sakhalin Energy wants LNG buyers to pay via Moscow-based bank, change currency

A general view of the liquefied natural gas plant operated by Sakhalin Energy at Prigorodnoye on the Pacific island of Sakhalin, Russia July 15, 2021. Picture taken July 15, 2021. REUTERS/Vladimir Soldatkin Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, July 29 (Reuters) – Russia’s Sakhalin Energy Investment Co has asked its liquefied …

Sakhalin Energy wants LNG buyers to pay via Moscow-based bank, change currency Read More »

Column: China lifts exports as West runs short of lead and zinc

Column: China lifts exports as West runs short of lead and zinc

LONDON, July 28 (Reuters) – China’s historical lead and zinc trading patterns were upended in the first half of this year as imports collapsed and exports surged. The country flipped to being a net exporter of refined zinc in April-June for the first time since 2014. Year-to-date refined lead exports are the highest since 2007. …

Column: China lifts exports as West runs short of lead and zinc Read More »