European shares rise on positive aspects in utilities, tech; Remy Cointreau hits new excessive

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

Remy Cointreau breaks above 200 euros Healthcare, utilities also gain ground Trading volumes thinned by U.S. holiday Nov 25 (Reuters) – European shares rose on Thursday as French spirits maker Remy Cointreau surged after strong earnings outlook, while investors bought into defensive sectors amid worries about soaring coronavirus cases across the continent. The Europe-wide STOXX … Read more

LIVE MARKETS Tech, meals, luxurious and massive pharma to the rescue

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

European shares up 0.5% Tech leads sectoral gainers Wall Street shut for Thanksgiving Nov 25 – Welcome to the home for real-time coverage of markets brought to you by Reuters reporters. You can share your thoughts with us at [email protected] TECH, FOOD, LUXURY AND BIG PHARMA TO THE RESCUE (0850 GMT) A bounce in tech … Read more

EU’s Vestager cheers as lawmakers vote for more durable tech legal guidelines

EU's Vestager cheers as lawmakers vote for tougher tech laws

EU Commission Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager holds a news conference on European Commission’s competition policy, in Brussels, Belgium November 18, 2021, REUTERS/Yves Herman Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Register STRASBOURG, Nov 23 (Reuters) – A key committee of EU lawmakers on Tuesday agreed to tougher laws targeting Amazon (AMZN.O), Apple (AAPL.O), Alphabet … Read more

Moscow says 13 international tech companies should be represented on Russian soil by 2022

Moscow says 13 foreign tech firms must be represented on Russian soil by 2022

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with head of the Federal Taxation Service (FTS) Daniil Egorov in Moscow, Russia November 22, 2021. Sputnik/Mikhail Metzel/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Register MOSCOW, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Russia has demanded that 13 foreign technology companies be officially represented on Russian soil … Read more

Offers of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Deals of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Nov 18 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1730 GMT on Thursday: ** Unilever Plc (ULVR.L) has agreed to sell its global tea business to CVC Capital Partners for 4.5 billion euros ($5.1 billion), concluding a process of reviewing and spinning off the division that took more than two … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Europe should work collectively to remain at forefront of high-tech – Merkel

EXCLUSIVE Europe must work together to stay at forefront of high-tech - Merkel

German acting Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a joint news conference with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis (not pictured) at the Maximos Mansion, in Athens, Greece, October 29, 2021. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis Merkel: EU states cannot afford next-gen technology individually German companies “have been slow to capitalise on research” Merkel not tech-savvy at home, may get round … Read more

Inexperienced traders say transportation pledges hinge on tech advances

Green investors say transportation pledges hinge on tech advances

General Motors assembly workers work on Chevrolet 2019 heavy-duty pickup trucks at the General Motors Flint Assembly Plant in Flint, Michigan, U.S. February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook/File Photo Nov 11 (Reuters) – Environmentally minded investors praised carbon-cutting pledges by major transportation companies and governments announced at the U.N. climate summit on Wednesday but said the … Read more

Tech regulation advocate shortlisted for French antitrust chief – sources

Tech regulation advocate shortlisted for French antitrust chief - sources

PARIS, Nov 9 (Reuters) – Anne Perrot, an economist who has written in the past about the need for more regulation of Big Tech, is on the final short list to become France’s new antitrust chief, three sources close to the matter said. The role is deemed strategic by Paris as it seeks to tame … Read more

U.S. in talks with allies on getting Iran to conform to nuclear deal -Blinken

U.S. in talks with allies on getting Iran to agree to nuclear deal -Blinken

Oct 31 (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Sunday that the United States was “absolutely in lock step” with Britain, Germany and France on getting Iran back into a nuclear deal, but added it was unclear if Tehran was willing to rejoin the talks in a “meaningful way.” Blinken’s remarks in … Read more

Tesla zooms previous $1 trillion market cap on guess that the EV future is now

Tesla zooms past $1 trillion market cap on bet that the EV future is now

Oct 25 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) surpassed $1 trillion in market value on Monday after landing its biggest-ever order from rental car company Hertz, a deal that reinforced the electric car leader’s ambitions to top the entire auto industry in sales over the next decade. Tesla shares surged as much as 14.9% to $1,045.02, … Read more