Economy3 hours ago (May 04, 2020 03:35PM ET) (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Argentina's Economy Minister Martin Guzman gestures during a conference hosted by the Vatican on economic solidarity, at the Vatican By Marc Jones, Karin Strohecker and Adam Jourdan LONDON/BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentina's government and its biggest bondholders are at loggerheads over plans to restructure $65 billion in foreign ...

2/2 (C) Reuters. European Central Bank (ECB) headquarters building is seen in Frankfurt 2/2 By Howard Schneider and Balazs Koranyi WASHINGTON/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Big central banks are buying from an expanding menu of government bonds, corporate debt and consumer loans to help businesses and households through the coronavirus pandemic -- and no one knows whether they can stop. The best-case ...

(C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Morning commuters are seen on Wall St. outside the NYSE in New York By Saqib Iqbal Ahmed and April Joyner NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors are treating the U.S. equity market's blistering rally with a dose of caution, socking away cash, staying on the sidelines or buying insurance against a reversal even as markets scream higher ...

Economy5 hours ago (May 04, 2020 01:35PM ET) By Matthew Green and Tom Arnold LONDON (Reuters) - The Institute of International Finance (IIF), a trade association comprising the world's largest financial institutions, has outlined obstacles to the private sector joining a plan to ease the debt of the world's poorest nations. The Group of 20 major economies announced on April ...

Economy6 hours ago (May 04, 2020 01:10PM ET) By Karen Brettell (Reuters) - U.S. inflation-linked bonds are reflecting expectations that rising inflation is not going to be a problem for the foreseeable future, but some analysts recommend buying these instruments in case price pressures pick up, or at least be not as negative as the market is anticipating. Business shutdowns ...

Economy6 hours ago (May 04, 2020 12:23PM ET) 2/2 (C) Reuters. A Roma man brings water from a public well at a slum during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Miskolc 2/2 By Marton Dunai and Balazs Kaufmann MISKOLC, Hungary (Reuters) - Robert Filep eyes his prepaid electricity meter anxiously: he has 28.9 kilowatt-hours left. When that runs out, whatever ...

Economy7 hours ago (May 04, 2020 12:05PM ET) (C) Reuters. The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in London LONDON (Reuters) - More than a fifth of employees in Britain have been furloughed, with 8 billion pounds ($9.9 billion) claimed from the government to sustain their wages during the coronavirus lockdown, tax authorities said on Monday. HM Revenue and Customs ...

2/2 (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Containers of Chinese companies China Shipping and COSCO (China Ocean Shipping Company) are loaded on a container as it is leaving the port in Hamburg 2/2 By Humeyra Pamuk and Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration is "turbocharging" an initiative to remove global industrial supply chains from China as it weighs new tariffs ...

Coronavirus3 hours ago (May 04, 2020 02:40AM ET) 2/2 (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: People walk through the Canary Wharf financial district of London 2/2 By David Milliken LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's largest companies expect the coronavirus to reduce their sales by more than a fifth this year and are gloomier than during the 2008-09 financial crisis, according to a survey ...

Economy3 hours ago (May 04, 2020 02:40AM ET) (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: ir France planes on the tarmac at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport in Roissy-en-France BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union's competition watchdog on Monday approved 7 billion euros worth of French state aid for Air France AIRF.PA. "This EUR7 billion French guarantee and shareholder loan will provide Air ...

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