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KKR buying Australian Tim Tam cookie maker from Campbell for $2.2 billion

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – KKR & Co (KKR.N) said it is buying Campbell Soup Co’s (CPB.N) Australian snacks unit Arnott’s Biscuits that will give it ownership of top-selling cookie brands such as Tim Tam, in a deal local media reported was worth $2.2 billion. FILE PHOTO: Trading information for KKR & Co is displayed on a Read More

Cenovus releases 2018 environmental, social & governance report

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CALGARY, Alberta, July 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX: CVE) (NYSE: CVE) has published its 2018 environmental, social & governance (ESG) report detailing the company’s progress in advancing environmental, health and safety performance, investing in and engaging with the communities where it operates and maintaining the highest standards of corporate governance. A Read More

ELA Container Offshore wins EU tender on accommodation containers

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7/23/2019 ELA Container Offshore has been awarded a framework contract by grid operator TenneT for the supply of accommodation containers on four HVDC converter platforms in the German North Sea area. The contract consists of the turnkey supply of minimum 40 ELA Premium Plus containers. Gerrit Ahlers, Project Manager for the company said: “In addition Read More

A year since Greece’s deadliest wildfire, wounds remain open

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MATI, Greece (Reuters) – A year since Greece’s deadliest wildfire tore through coastal towns near Athens, killing 102 people, the road to normalcy for its survivors is long and dotted with burned down homes and barren land. A combination picture shows a burnt tree at the seaside following a wildfire that killed 102 people in Read More

Diversity helps UBS defy banking gloom with profit rise

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ZURICH (Reuters) – UBS (UBSG.S) delivered its best second-quarter results in nearly a decade on Tuesday, as strength in Swiss retail and corporate banking helped to offset weakness in wealth management. FILE PHOTO: A man walks past a UBS logo projected on a screen in Singapore, January 14, 2019. REUTERS/Feline Lim/File Photo Switzerland’s biggest bank Read More

ECB, Fed rate cut hopes lift stocks, sterling sags

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Expectations that the European Central Bank and Federal Reserve will cut interest rates boosted stocks globally, while the pound sagged on worries that likely new prime minister Boris Johnson would lead Britain into a no-deal exit from the European Union. FILE PHOTO: Visitors look at a stock quotation board at Tokyo Stock Read More

Hopes of ECB, Fed rate cuts boost global stocks, British pound sags

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Expectations that the European Central Bank and Federal Reserve will cut interest rates boosted stocks globally, while the pound sagged on worries that likely new prime minister Boris Johnson would lead Britain into a no-deal exit from the European Union. FILE PHOTO: Visitors look at a stock quotation board at Tokyo Stock Read More

Hopes of ECB, Fed rate cuts boost stocks, British pound sags

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Expectations that the European Central Bank and Federal Reserve will cut interest rates boosted stocks globally, while the pound sagged on worries that likely new prime minister Boris Johnson would lead Britain into a no-deal exit from the European Union. FILE PHOTO: Visitors look at a stock quotation board at Tokyo Stock Read More

Easing hopes prop up global stocks, pound sags as Britain eyes new PM

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Expectations of policy easing by major central banks such as the Federal Reserve propped up global stocks on Tuesday, while the pound sagged as Britain braced for a new prime minister who could pave the way for a no-deal exit from the European Union. FILE PHOTO: A man walks past an electric Read More

Wall Street gains as earnings season gathers steam

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(Reuters) – U.S. stocks rose on Monday, lifted by technology companies, as investors eyed fresh U.S.-China trade developments during a busy week of corporate earnings with results from marquee names including Facebook and Amazon on tap. Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., July 16, 2019. Read More