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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 repurchase program for the period April 18, 2019 through April 24, 2019. The repurchases were made under the EUR175 million share repurchase program announced on and effective from February 14, 2019. The objective of the program Read More

Trudeau-Duterte fight over illegally-dumped Canadian trash highlights global problem

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The global waste crisis was brought into sharp focus again after Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte threatened “war” with Canada over illegally dumped trash — an issue PM Justin Trudeau has repeatedly failed to address. Duterte threatened to send back 103 shipping containers full of household waste which were illegally shipped to his country by Canada Read More

Nasdaq hits record, S&P nears all-time high on upbeat earnings

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(Reuters) – The S&P 500 moved closer to its all-time high on Wednesday, while technology stocks nudged the Nasdaq to a record level, as investors took heart from a largely upbeat earnings season. FILE PHOTO: A trader speaks to a floor official on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, Read More

Oil firm Equinor agrees climate change targets with investors

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OSLO/LONDON (Reuters) – Norwegian oil and gas company Equinor will revise its climate targets next year and assess its investments against U.N.-backed goals following talks with major investors. FILE PHOTO: A logo of Equinor, formerly known as Statoil, is seen at the company’s headquarters in Fornebu, Norway May 21, 2018. REUTERS/Nerijus Adomaitis Oil companies, among Read More

North American Infrastructure Partners Announce Strategic Acquisition of Clean Energy Collective, Community Solar Leader

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LOUISVILLE, Colo., April 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — North American Infrastructure Partners (NAIP), a private investment company specializing in high quality, infrastructure assets, has announced a strategic investment in Clean Energy Collective (CEC), the nation’s leading developer of community solar solutions. The investment represents NAIP’s first acquisition within the rapidly growing community solar industry and Read More

Equinor bends to investor pressure on climate

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By Kelly Gilblom on 4/24/2019 LONDON (Bloomberg) – Equinor is the latest large oil company to bow to a major investor group that is pushing corporations to take more robust action on climate change. The Norwegian giant has agreed to align its business model with the goals of the 2015 Paris climate accord and will Read More

European shares hit highest since August on Credit Suisse, SAP

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LONDON (Reuters) – World shares pared back losses on Wednesday as positive earnings in Europe from Credit Suisse and investor support for SAP helped soothe worries that China has put broader stimulus on hold. FILE PHOTO: The London Stock Exchange Group offices are seen in the City of London, Britain, December 29, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville Read More

World shares fall as China stimulus worries offset upbeat Credit Suisse earnings

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LONDON (Reuters) – World shares took a step back on Wednesday as signals that China has put broader stimulus on hold offset positive results from Credit Suisse, which kicked off the earnings season for European investment banks. FILE PHOTO: The German share price index DAX board is pictured at Frankfurt’s stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany Read More

Lawyer for Platinum founder says investors knew and accepted risks

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Investors in the defunct billion-dollar hedge fund firm Platinum Partners had ample notice they might not get their money back, a lawyer for Platinum founder Mark Nordlicht told jurors on Tuesday, urging them to acquit his client of criminal fraud charges. FILE PHOTO: Mark Nordlicht, Platinum Partners founding partner and chief Read More

Snap restarts user growth with original shows, Android overhaul

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(Reuters) – Snap Inc’s original shows and rebuilt Android app helped it add Snapchat users for the first time in three quarters and top analyst revenue forecasts, but that was not enough to push its shares much higher after a sharp run-up this year. Snap said on Tuesday that the number of daily active Snapchat Read More