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EasyJet PLC (EZJ.LN) on Friday reported a widened pretax loss for the first half of fiscal 2019, slightly better than previously guided, and said its capacity growth for fiscal 2020 will likely be at the lower end of previous growth rates. The budget airline said its headline pretax profit...
20.05.2019
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. is buying boutique wealth-management firm United Capital Financial Advisers for $750 million in cash, striking its biggest deal in two decades as it accelerates a push away from Wall Street into lower-octane businesses. United, whose 220 financial advisers manage $25...
17.05.2019
The Trump administration has put off a final decision on whether to impose broad tariffs on automobile and auto-part imports for about six months. President Trump was facing a deadline this week on whether to impose tariffs following a report from the Commerce Department about the national...
16.05.2019
Italy's UniCredit has approached investment bankers and other advisors for advice on a potential takeover bid of Commerzbank, Reuters reports, citing unnamed sources. The Italian lender has engaged the investment bank Lazard including its banker Joerg Asmussen, a former German deputy finance...
15.05.2019
Volkswagen plans to pursue an initial public offering for its Traton truck division. The German auto maker said the IPO is expected to be “before the 2019 summer break” and is subject to further capital market developments. Volkswagen postponed an IPO for the unit in March, citing challenging...
14.05.2019
Uber Technologies Inc. skidded into the public markets Friday, falling 7.6% below the ride-hailing giant's already conservative offering price in a bleak debut for the nation's most valuable startup. The company's shares closed their first day of trading at $41.57, a rare initial drop for a high...
13.05.2019
Uber Technologies Inc. priced its initial public offering at $45 a share, near the low end of its expected range as the ride-hailing giant grapples with choppy markets and the disappointing debut of its chief rival. At that price, Uber, which had been targeting a range of $44 to $50 a share,...
10.05.2019
Iran said Wednesday it would end some commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal, putting Tehran on a collision course with Europe and the U.S. during a period of intensifying tension with the Trump administration. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Iran would begin stockpiling heavy water and...
09.05.2019
Porsche AG, the luxury car brand owned by Volkswagen AG (VOW.XE), said Tuesday that it has been fined up to 535 million euros ($598.9 million) by the Stuttgart Prosecutor's Office for failing to comply with emissions regulations. The fine comprises EUR4 million for a negligent breach of duty and...
08.05.2019
Thyssenkrupp AG (TKA.XE) said Monday that it is still in talks with the EU over a proposed merger with India's Tata Steel (500470.BY) following reports that the European Commission is prepared to block the companies' joint venture. The German steel conglomerate said the EU was using the...
07.05.2019
 
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