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Macron promises to stand for reforms, says lack of them led to Louis XVI execution

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King Louis XVI’s refusal to embrace reforms led to his downfall, Emmanuel Macron told corporate executives gathered at Versailles. The meeting was held in part to alleviate investors’ fears after 10 weeks of Yellow Vest protests. An estimated 150 executives, including Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, JPMorgan Chase CEO James Dimon, and Coca-Cola CEO James Quincey, Read More

Macron promises to stand for reforms, says lack of them led to Louis XVI ending up executed

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King Louis XVI’s refusal to embrace reforms led to his downfall, Emmanuel Macron told corporate executives gathered at Versailles. The meeting was held in part to alleviate investors’ fears after 10 weeks of Yellow Vest protests. An estimated 150 executives, including Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, JPMorgan Chase CEO James Dimon, and Coca-Cola CEO James Quincey, Read More

Macron promises to stand for reforms to avoid guillotined French royals’ fate

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King Louis XVI’s refusal to embrace reforms led to his downfall, Emmanuel Macron told corporate executives gathered at Versailles. The meeting was held in part to alleviate investors’ fears after 10 weeks of Yellow Vest protests. An estimated 150 executives, including Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, JPMorgan Chase CEO James Dimon, and Coca-Cola CEO James Quincey, Read More

In Versailles, Macron vows to reform to avoid king's fate

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VERSAILLES, France (Reuters) – President Emmanuel Macron told dozens of the world’s most powerful executives on Monday that he would not follow the path of guillotined French royals and would continue to reform the French economy despite a sometimes violent popular revolt. French President Emmanuel Macron reacts after he delivered his new year wishes to Read More

Amid 'yellow vest' rebellion, Macron woos business leaders

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VERSAILLES, France (Reuters) – President Emmanuel Macron will tell dozens of the world’s most powerful executives on Tuesday that he remains committed to reforming the French economy, reassuring investors as a sometimes-violent popular revolt challenges his authority. French President Emmanuel Macron reacts after he delivered his new year wishes to the military during a ceremony Read More

U.S. consumer sentiment at two-year low, manufacturing rebounds

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. consumer sentiment tumbled in early January to its lowest level since President Donald Trump was elected more than two years ago as an ongoing partial shutdown of the federal government and financial market volatility stoked fears of a sharp deceleration in economic growth. FILE PHOTO: Shoppers carry bags of purchased merchandise Read More

JPMorgan raises boss Dimon’s pay to a sweet $31 million, topping pre-crisis record

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Wall Street banking giant JPMorgan has awarded its chief executive Jamie Dimon $31 million in total compensation for his work in 2018. The pay exceeds his record compensation of $30 million in 2007 before the financial crisis. It’s a 5.1 percent increase from 2017 as the bank raked in a record profit last year. Dimon’s Read More

American Express misses estimates on slowing customer spending; shares drop

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(Reuters) – American Express Co (AXP.N) missed Wall Street’s fourth-quarter profit estimates on Thursday, as the rate of customer spending slowed despite a strong U.S. holiday sales season. An American Express credit card is seen on a computer keyboard in this picture illustration taken September 6, 2017. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer The credit-card issuer’s shares fell 2.4 Read More

U.S. stocks edge up on defense, healthcare gains; pound firms

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Gains in defense shares as well as healthcare helped to keep U.S. stocks in positive territory on Thursday, while an end to the latest chapter in Britain’s exit from the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May’s defeat of a confidence vote, lifted sterling. Traders work on the floor of the New Read More