Russia blocks Facebook, passes “fake news” law; Microsoft, EA stops sales

Extensive Western sanctions create a minefield for investors Exxon faces a “complicated process” on its way out SocGen warned that he may be deprived of Russian assets Toyota stops production, Pirelli’s Russian plants continue Banks count every change in the cost of the penalties March 4 (Reuters) – Russia said it would block Facebook for … Read more

Harsh COVID restrictions curb Hong Kong’s ambition to become a green investment center

An overview of the Two International Finance Center (IFC), HSBC headquarters and Bank of China located in Hong Kong, China on July 13, 2021. REUTERS / Tyrone Siu Register now for FREE unlimited access to Sign in SYDNEY / HONG KONG Mar 2 (Reuters) – Hong Kong’s ambition to become a hub for green … Read more

Russia tries to stop the stampede of investors as sanctions hammer the economy

Man and Abrdn cut Russia’s positions Liontrust suspends trading in the Russia fund Austrian RBI plans to leave Russia – sources Visa, Mastercard blocks many in Russia The German watchdog keeps an eye on VTB’s European arm LONDON, March 1 (Reuters) – Russia said Tuesday it will temporarily put a stop to foreigners seeking to … Read more

EXCLUSIVE US SEC cop claims crypto company amnesty is not on the table

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Russian investment bank fee income of US banks after Moscow sanctions questioned

FILE PHOTO: The logo of the VTB Group is seen through a window of the Imperia Tower on the facade of the Federatsiya (Federation) Tower at the Moscow International Business Center also known as “Moskva-City”, in Moscow, Russia on this August 5th, 2015. REUTERS / Maxim Zmeyev / photo file Register now for FREE unlimited … Read more

Investors brace for volatility as the West moves to isolate Russia from SWIFT

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, USA, February 18, 2022. REUTERS / Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Sign in NEW YORK / LONDON, Feb.26 (Reuters) – Investors were bracing Saturday for further wild swings in asset prices after Western … Read more

Potential investors in India’s giant LIC IPO worry about government control of insurance sources

MUMBAI, Feb. 22 (Reuters) – Potential investors in the $ 8 billion IPO of Life Insurance Corp of India (LIC) are seeking assurances from the company’s management that they will not sacrifice their interests to meet government-set goals. by its controlling shareholder, sources said. In virtual roadshows to India’s largest public listing ever, LIC management … Read more

Shares firmer on investor hopes for talks with Ukraine, not war

A man looks at stock market monitors in Taipei on October 8, 2008. REUTERS / Nicky Loh (TAIWAN) / file photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Sign in Hopes are growing for a diplomatic end to the stalemate in Ukraine Oil is easing ahead of Iran’s return to the market Safe haven … Read more

Royal Caribbean’s return to profit was delayed by Omicron’s surge

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Furious Peloton fans, key celebrity trainers for the future

NEW YORK, Feb.11 (Reuters) – Peloton Interactive Inc (PTON.O) trainers are proving as valuable as its stationary bikes to help the company survive the pandemic. Sales of Peloton flourished as people bought the company’s home fitness equipment as COVID-19 forced companies and offices to close. Its fortunes waned as vaccinations increased, gyms reopened and rivals … Read more