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United States

Tom Arnold

GLOBAL MARKETS-European shares hit highest since August on Credit Suisse, SAP

Apr 24 2019

* Global shares performance year-to-date: https://tmsnrt.rs/2IERhC0 (Adds Wall Street pre-open)

Five challenges for Ukraine's new president

Apr 24 2019

LONDON Ukraine has entered uncharted political waters by choosing Volodymyr Zelenskiy, a comedian with no previous political experience and few detailed policies, as its new president.

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

Apr 24 2019

* Global shares performance year-to-date: https://tmsnrt.rs/2IERhC0

Brexit stalls investments by sovereign wealth funds in Britain

Apr 18 2019

LONDON Britain has long been a favoured playground for sovereign wealth funds from around the world to snap up glitzy skyscrapers, banking stakes and posh department stores.

Top Abraaj executives arrested on U.S. fraud charges

Apr 12 2019

NEW YORK/LONDON The chief executive and a managing partner of the collapsed Dubai private equity firm Abraaj Capital Ltd have been arrested on U.S. charges that they defrauded their investors, including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Aramco bonds' modest gains suggest demand was inflated: sources

Apr 10 2019

DUBAI/LONDON Saudi Aramco's debut $12 billion bonds booked at best modest gains on Wednesday, their first trading day after some $100 billion in orders, suggesting part of the record-breaking demand was inflated, three banking and investment sources said.

GLOBAL MARKETS-World stocks eke out gains ahead of ECB meeting

Apr 10 2019

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2019 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Updates)

Flows to emerging markets should recover in 2019, 2020, IIF says

Apr 05 2019

LONDON The flow of fresh funds to emerging markets should recover this year and next after a flood of money over the past decade, fueled by loose monetary policy in the United States, Europe and Japan, the Institute of International Finance said on Friday.

UPDATE 1-EBRD says ready to increase Turkish bad loan help if asked

Apr 04 2019

LONDON, April 4 Turkey's lira and banking stocks staged a late rally on Thursday after the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development said it was ready to help Turkey tackle the growing level of unpaid and problem loans in its banking sector if asked.

Aramco treads carefully on Saudi ties as it markets debut bond

Apr 04 2019

LONDON/NEW YORK/DUBAI For Saudi Aramco and its advisers, a debut international debt issue that could raise well over $10 billion presents a key challenge - how to forge an identity as a state-owned major while in the same league as the likes of Exxon Mobil and Shell.

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