Factbox: Dealmaking hits the rocks due to stormy markets

Factbox: Dealmaking hits the rocks due to stormy markets

A pedestrian passes by Novartis’ Institutes for Biomedical Research in Cambridge, Massachusetts, US, January 2, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder/Files Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 1 (Reuters) – Efforts by companies to strike merger agreements with buyout firms are floundering in stormy markets, with private equity struggling to raise financing for bids … Read more

Global economy: Asia’s factories feeble despite China bounce, feeds global recession fears

Global economy: Asia’s factories feeble despite China bounce, feeds global recession fears

A bicycle rider rides past a factory at Keihin industrial zone in Kawasaki, south of Tokyo, Japan, August 18, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Japan, S. Korea PMIs slow in June on supply constraints Taiwan’s PMI contracts, other Asian PMIs also soft China’s Caixin index expands at the … Read more

Employee Activism Seeks Education And Opportunities To Thrive In Global Economy

Employee Activism Seeks Education And Opportunities To Thrive In Global Economy

Talent shifts in the global economy have many wondering what is next. getty Economic uncertainty at home and abroad fuels the ire of both the pool of talent looking for work and those searching for the right candidate. Add a tumultuous hiring market and the infusion of new graduates, and you have a hot talent … Read more

US-dollar Libor transition enters critical phase for leveraged loan market

US-dollar Libor transition enters critical phase for leveraged loan market

A US dollar note is seen in front of a stock graph in this November 7, 2016 picture illustration. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, June 30 (Reuters) – The one-year countdown began on Thursday to the end of the publication of the tarnished London Interbank Offer … Read more

US employers see signs of cooling job market

US employers see signs of cooling job market

June 30 (Reuters) – People have been walking into Paul Centenari’s cardboard box factory outside Baltimore asking for jobs, something he has not seen in over a year. “We didn’t see that a month ago,” said Centenari, the chief executive of Atlas Container Corp. He said that just six months ago Atlas turned to a … Read more

Pound gains, but focus stays on struggling UK economy

Pound gains, but focus stays on struggling UK economy

June 30 (Reuters) – The British pound rose against the dollar and euro on Thursday, as investors shrugged off official data revealing a record shortfall in the United Kingdom’s current account deficit in early 2022. Despite the bounce, the pound has rounded off its biggest six-month drop since 2016 in the first half of 2022, … Read more

Third time lucky for Italy’s De Nora family as shares hit market

Third time lucky for Italy’s De Nora family as shares hit market

MILAN, June 30 (Reuters) – Italy’s De Nora family will be relieved that the electrode manufacturer managed to make it on to the Milan Stock Exchange on Thursday after previous attempts to list businesses were thwarted by external crises. “At the beginning of the century, we were on the brink of listing our fuel cells … Read more

Emerging markets face bleak outlook after stormy start to the year

Emerging markets face bleak outlook after stormy start to the year

An electronic board showing the graph of the recent fluctuations of market indices is seen as a man works on the floor of Brazil’s B3 Stock Exchange in Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 25, 2019. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register War worries and rate tightening cast pall over developing … Read more

Judge greenlights Juul consumers’ class action over marketing claims

Judge greenlights Juul consumers’ class action over marketing claims

Juul brand vape cartridges are pictured for sale at a shop in Atlanta, Georgia, US, September 26, 2019. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Summary Law firms Related documents The economic loss claims allege that Juul downplayed its products’ addictiveness Juul argued that consumers were too different to proceed as … Read more

Analysis: Markets challenge Fed timeline, threatening more swings in Treasuries

Analysis: Markets challenge Fed timeline, threatening more swings in Treasuries

A trader works, as Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell is seen delivering orders on a screen, on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, US May 4, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, June 29 (Reuters) – Bond traders expect the … Read more