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Exclusive: Italy’s UniCredit puts possible Commerzbank bid on ice for now – sources

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LONDON/MILAN (Reuters) – Italy’s UniCredit has put a possible bid for Commerzbank on ice as the German rival does not want to engage in negotiations so soon after the collapse of merger talks with Deutsche Bank, four sources said. FILE PHOTO: A Commerzbank logo is pictured before the bank’s annual news conference in Frankfurt, Germany, Read More

Eldorado Resorts to buy Caesars Entertainment for about $8.5 billion

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(Reuters) – Eldorado Resorts Inc has agreed to buy Caesars Entertainment Corp for about $8.5 billion in cash and stock, as it looks to build scale to take on competition from larger companies such as Las Vegas Sands and Wynn Resorts. FILE PHOTO: The 550 foot-tall (167.6 m) High Roller observation wheel, the tallest in Read More

Asian stocks tick up, oil rises amid U.S.-Iran tensions

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares edged up on Monday as investors pinned their hopes on any signs of a thaw in Sino-U.S. trade negotiations, while oil prices firmed on heightened tensions between the United States and Iran. A passerby walks past in front of a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, May Read More

Asian stocks subdued, oil rises on U.S.-Iran tensions

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares were off to a cautious start on Monday as investors pinned their hopes on any signs of a thaw in Sino-U.S. trade negotiations while oil prices firmed on worries over heightened tensions between the United States and Iran. A passerby walks past in front of a stock quotation board outside Read More

U.S. banks clear first hurdle of Federal Reserve’s annual stress test

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The 18 largest banks operating in the United States took the first step toward doling out capital on dividends, share buybacks and other investments on Friday, after clearing the first stage of their yearly health checks with the U.S. Federal Reserve that assess their ability to weather a major economic downturn. The Read More

Factbox: What is Slack?

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(Reuters) – Slack Technologies Inc, whose instant messaging app has taken workplaces by storm, is scheduled to go public via a direct listing on June 20, instead of the more popular initial public offering route. Slack Technologies Chief Financial Officer Allen Shim in this undated photo released from Slack Technologies Inc, in San Francisco, California, Read More

‘Climate emergency’ on Monday, pipeline expansion on Tuesday: Trudeau the fraud strikes again

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Justin Trudeau’s faux concern for the environment was always hypocritical and duplicitous — but there’s something especially slimy about declaring a climate emergency on Monday and approving an oil pipeline expansion on Tuesday. Canada’s parliament voted on Monday night to declare a national climate emergency, calling climate change a “real and urgent crisis, driven by Read More

‘No longer US prisoner’: Canada green-lights pipeline expansion despite environmental concerns

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Ottawa has OKed the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project, bogged down by delays due to concerns over oil spills in coastal waters and opposition from indigenous people living in its path. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who’s been trying to carve out an image of himself as a champion of environmental protection, reasoned that the pipeline Read More

Trudeau approves Trans Mountain pipeline expansion

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By Theophilos Argitis, Kevin Orland and Robert Tuttle on 6/18/2019 OTTAWA and CALGARY (Bloomberg) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government decided Tuesday to proceed with the construction of a major crude oil pipeline, saying the project has met strict requirements on safety and consultation with Canadian indigenous groups. Trudeau’s cabinet approved the expansion of Trans Read More