T-Mobile, Sprint near agreement on new merger terms: WSJ
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:38:15 -0500
T- Mobile US and Sprint Corp are nearing an agreement on new merger terms and the final deal could be…
Tesla gets court approval to clear forest for German Gigafactory
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:36:44 -0500
Tesla Inc got approval from a German court on Thursday to continue to cut down forest near the capital Berlin…
Wall St. eases, led by tech decline on mounting fears coronavirus could spread
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:34:27 -0500
U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, led by declines in technology heavyweights, after reports of new coronavirus cases in China and…
L Brands sells majority stake in Victoria's Secret, CEO Wexner to step down
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:33:30 -0500
L Brands Inc said on Thursday it will sell a controlling stake in its Victoria's Secret unit to investment firm…
Dropbox beats quarterly revenue estimates on strong subscriber growth
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:19:33 -0500
Dropbox Inc on Thursday reported quarterly revenue that beat Wall Street estimates, as the file hosting company signed on more…
Dollar slams yen and safe-haven status, gold gains
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 15:46:13 -0500
The rally in U.S. equities took a pause and the strong dollar got stronger on Thursday, rising to a three-year…
Exclusive: Sears snags new financial lifeline as losses continue - sources
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 15:32:54 -0500
U.S. department store operator Sears has reached a deal for a fresh financial lifeline totaling roughly $100 million from hedge…
Oil prices rise as U.S. crude stocks build less than expected
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 15:13:27 -0500
Oil prices were up slightly on Thursday after the U.S. government reported a much smaller-than-anticipated rise in crude stocks, but…
Morgan Stanley's Gorman charts ambitious course with $13 bln E*Trade deal
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 14:55:50 -0500
Morgan Stanley said on Thursday it would buy discount brokerage E*Trade Financial Corp in a stock deal worth about $13…
Morgan Stanley's E*Trade deal to test Washington's regulatory mood in election year
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 14:55:50 -0500
Morgan Stanley's takeover of brokerage E*Trade Financial Corp  reflects a more relaxed regulatory mood in Washington, but it is still a…
What secrets? Apple embroiled in row over book by German former executive
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 14:53:07 -0500
Apple has become embroiled in a publishing row in Germany after it tried to halt sales of a book written…
EU privacy body warns of privacy risks in Google, Fitbit deal
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 14:52:38 -0500
Alphabet Inc-owned Google's $2.1 billion bid for fitness trackers company Fitbit could pose privacy risks, the European Data Protection Board…
Exclusive: Westinghouse set to sign pact with Indian firm for nuclear reactors during Trump visit
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 14:51:50 -0500
U.S. energy firm Westinghouse is expected to sign a new agreement with state-run Nuclear Power Corporation of India for the…
Exclusive: Canadian regulator considers changes to new drug pricing plan
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 13:46:39 -0500
Canada's drug pricing agency is contemplating significant changes to how it will apply new regulations aimed at lowering costs, Reuters…
Uber returns to Colombia less than a month after exit
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 13:04:47 -0500
Uber Technologies Inc resumed transporting passengers in Colombia on Thursday with a new service model that allows users to rent…
Exclusive: France's Engie eyes U.S. energy services firm Ameresco - sources
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 12:56:53 -0500
French power utility Engie SA has approached Ameresco Inc, a U.S. provider of energy efficiency solutions and developer of renewable…
Unicredit boss Mustier emerges as contender for HSBC CEO role: Bloomberg
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 12:26:08 -0500
Unicredit Spa Chief Executive Officer Jean-Pierre Mustier has emerged as one of the main external candidates for the top job…
U.S. labor market remains strong; manufacturing likely stabilizing
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 11:39:58 -0500
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose modestly last week, suggesting sustained labor market strength that could help…
Thyssenkrupp nears full sale of $17 billion elevator division: sources
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 11:16:14 -0500
Thyssenkrupp is nearing a full sale of its elevator division, three people familiar with the matter said, adding that this…
UBS's tech-savvy new boss Hamers not always loved by the Dutch
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 10:53:44 -0500
Ralph Hamers made his mark as a tech-savvy chief executive who led Dutch bank ING back to profitability after cementing…