Italy – Components to observe on Nov. 25

Australian shares slip as tech, gold stocks track Wall Street sell-off

The following factors could affect Italian markets on Thursday. Reuters has not verified the newspaper reports, and cannot vouch for their accuracy. New items are marked with (*). For a complete list of diary events in Italy please click on . Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Register POLITICS Italy reported 85 coronavirus-related … Read more

Japanese shares rebound from sharp losses, tech shares lead beneficial properties

Australian shares slip as tech, gold stocks track Wall Street sell-off

TOKYO, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Japanese shares rose on Thursday, with technology shares leading gains, as investors scouted for bargains after sharp declines in the previous session. The Nikkei share average (.N225) rose 0.7% to 29,514.38 by 0155 GMT, while the broader Topix (.TOPX) was up 0.37% to 2,026.53. “The declines in the previous session, … Read more

Offers of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Deals of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Nov 23 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1100 GMT on Tuesday: ** U.S.-based Advent International and Centerbridge Partners have made a joint takeover offer for Germany’s Aareal Bank (ARLG.DE) that values the lender at 1.7 billion euros ($1.9 billion). read more ** Britain’s Marks & Spencer (MKS.L) has … Read more

Paytm IPO distress leaves Indian tech trying West

Paytm IPO misery leaves Indian tech looking West

A vendor weighs vegetables next to a Paytm sign in Mumbai, India, April 2, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas MUMBAI, Nov 18 (Reuters Breakingviews) – India’s market is mispricing technology company initial public offerings. Alibaba (9988.HK), Ant and SoftBank Group-backed (9984.T) financial super-app Paytm (PAYT.NS) plunged a bruising 24% on its Thursday debut, in contrast to the … Read more

Unique: U.S.-China tech warfare clouds SK Hynix’s plans for a key chip manufacturing unit

Exclusive: U.S.-China tech war clouds SK Hynix's plans for a key chip factory

The logo of SK Hynix is seen at its headquarters in Seongnam, South Korea, April 25, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji SEOUL, Nov 18 (Reuters) – Plans by Korea’s SK Hynix (000660.KS) to overhaul a huge facility in China so it can make memory chips more efficiently are in jeopardy, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters, … Read more

S&P International, IHS win U.S. antitrust approval for $44 billion take care of circumstances

S&P Global, IHS win U.S. antitrust approval for $44 billion deal with conditions

WASHINGTON, Nov 12 (Reuters) – Business information provider S&P Global Inc (SPGI.N) and IHS Markit Ltd (INFO.N) have won U.S. antitrust approval for their planned merger, on condition it sell some businesses and scrap a non-compete agreement with GasBuddy, the Justice Department said in a statement. The $44 billion deal was initially announced in November … Read more

S.Africa’s Telkom weighs choices to spice up tech division

S.Africa's Telkom weighs options to boost tech division

A shopper walks past a Telkom shop at a mall in Johannesburg February 26, 2016. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko Options for IT unit may include niche acquisitions First half headline earnings per share up 30.4% Mobile data revenue growth slows, shares tumble 12% JOHANNESBURG, Nov 9 (Reuters) – South Africa’s Telkom (TKGJ.J) is considering options to boost … Read more

World Financial institution Group’s IFC companions with South African tech group to spice up digital infrastructure

World Bank Group's IFC partners with South African tech group to boost digital infrastructure

A participant stands near a logo of World Bank at the International Monetary Fund – World Bank Annual Meeting 2018 in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia, October 12, 2018. REUTERS/Johannes P. Christo JOHANNESBURG, Nov 8 (Reuters) – The World Bank Group’s International Finance Corporation (IFC) has partnered with South Africa’s Liquid Intelligent Technologies to expand data … Read more

Microsoft president says tech should compromise, downplays metaverse ‘hype’

Microsoft president says tech must compromise, downplays metaverse 'hype'

President of Microsoft Brad Smith reacts during an interview with Reuters at the Web Summit, Europe’s largest technology conference, in Lisbon, Portugal, November 3, 2021. REUTERS/Pedro Nunes LISBON, Nov 3 (Reuters) – The tech sector needs to compromise with regulators and take governments and people’s concerns seriously, Microsoft (MSFT.O) president Brad Smith said in an … Read more

Counting CO2 is tough and costly, however tech companies assume they’ve an answer

Short-term yields leap with inflation, China tech drops

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct 28 (Reuters) – After spending nearly half a year, every year, gathering and calculating carbon emissions data on spread sheets, Salesforce.com’s climate team was fed up. So in 2017 they built an app to crunch the numbers – and now they sell it for $4,000 a month. As global companies prepare pledges … Read more