Facebook beats profit estimates, sets aside $3 billion for privacy penalty

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(Reuters) – Facebook Inc on Wednesday blew away Wall Street profit estimates in the first quarter as it kept a lid on the costs of making its social networks safer, and set aside $3 billion to cover a settlement... Read More

‘Intellectual terrorism’: French uni nearly forced to nix conference because of anti-fascist protest

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A conference organised by a student association at France’s renowned Sciences Po University has found itself on the verge...

Kim-Putin summit: What talks in Russia mean for US following Trump’s Hanoi fiasco

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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin is shrouded in the veil of political uncertainty,...

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HGH Adv

Oil hovers near six-month high as U.S. stockpile build counters supply fears

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices hovered near six-month highs on Wednesday after data showed U.S. crude stockpiles surged to their highest levels since October 2017, countering fears of tight supply resulting from OPEC output cuts and U.S. sanctions... Read More

Tesla promises return to profit after first-half losses

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FILE PHOTO: A Tesla logo is seen at a groundbreaking ceremony of Tesla Shanghai Gigafactory in Shanghai, China January...

Microsoft profit, revenue beat estimates on cloud growth

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FILE PHOTO: The Microsoft sign is shown on top of the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, California, U.S. October...

Money

Fewer Americans seeing crucial Social Security document due to budget cuts

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CHICAGO (Reuters) – (The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.) FILE PHOTO: A... Read More

UBS Wealth closes U.S. equity overweight, favors emerging stocks

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FILE PHOTO: Mark Haefele, Global Chief Investment Officer of UBS Wealth Management attends the Reuters Investment Summit, London, Britain,... Read More

Collapsed hedge fund Columna sues Permira-backed former managers

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LONDON (Reuters) – The new managers of Columna Commodities Fund, a Luxembourg hedge fund which went into liquidation in... Read More

Exclusive: Advent readies new $2.2 billion Latam private equity fund – sources

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SAO PAULO (Reuters) – U.S. private equity firm Advent International Corp is preparing to launch a $2.2 billion fund... Read More

Refining

Oxy faces a heavyweight in Anadarko Prize Fight

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By Liam Denning on 4/24/2019 WASHINGTON (Bloomberg Opinion) — Anadarko Petroleum’s executives will be big winners in bidding war.... Read More

U.S. may not be able to offset Iran oil losses

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By Sheela Tobben on 4/24/2019 Photo: U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. NEW YORK (Bloomberg) — Secretary of State... Read More

Alberta eyes private producers as option to move crude

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By Kevin Orland on 4/24/2019 CALGARY (Bloomberg) — Shifting Alberta’s shipments of crude-by-rail to private producers, is an option... Read More

Ashtead Technology acquires Aqua-Tech Solutions in Gulf of Mexico

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4/24/2019 Photo: Diamond wire saw on a new asset in Ashtead Technology’s fleet. ABERDEEN — Ashtead Technology has announced... Read More

Oil & Energy

Archrock Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

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HOUSTON, April 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Archrock, Inc. (NYSE: AROC) (“Archrock”) today announced that its Board of Directors... Read More

Oil States Announces First Quarter 2019 Results of Operations

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HOUSTON, April 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE: OIS) reported a net loss for the... Read More

Martin Midstream Partners Announces Strategic Initiatives

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KILGORE, Texas, April 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Martin Midstream Partners L.P. (Nasdaq:MMLP) (the “Partnership”) announced today strategic initiatives... Read More

Just Energy Announces Strategic Leadership Update

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North American Leadership Additions to Accelerate Strategic Plan TORONTO, April 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Just Energy Group Inc.... Read More

Annual report for 2018 approved by the board

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Oslo, 25 April 2019 The board has reviewed and approved the annual report for 2018. There is no material... Read More

Weekly share repurchase program transaction details

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  April 24, 2019 SBM Offshore reports the transaction details related to its EUR175 million (c. US$200 million) share... Read More

Environment

U.S. biofuel trade group asks judge to halt new EPA small refinery waivers: documents

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. biofuels trade group asked a federal court on Wednesday to stop the Environmental... Read More

More than 60 dead in South Africa after heavy rains

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DURBAN (Reuters) – At least 60 people have been killed and more than 1,000 have fled their homes after... Read More

Extinction Rebellion to end London blockades on Thursday

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LONDON (Reuters) – Environmental campaigners Extinction Rebellion will close their two remaining central London protest sites on Thursday, the... Read More

Tanzania makes $310 million advance payment for dam on heritage site

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DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) – Tanzania made an advance payment on Wednesday of $309.65 million to a joint venture... Read More