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Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:56:00 +0000Coca-Cola's CEO Muhtar Kent, at the helm for nearly a decade, is stepping down next year. The company's COO, James Quincey, will assume the top spot. Jeanne Yurman reports.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:19:00 +0000The European Central Bank has rejected a request by Italy's Monte dei Paschi di Siena for more time to raise capital, a source said on Friday. As David Pollard reports, sources have also told Reuters that the country's largest lender, UniCredit, is set to announce a massive cash call, as pressure on the banking sector mounts.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:09:00 +0000Oil prices extend gains for a second session running on optimism that non-OPEC producers will agree to cut output following a cartel agreement to limit production. Is a deal really a realistic prospect? Hayley Platt reports.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:30:00 +0000Italy's largest lender, UniCredit, is set to announce the country's biggest bank share issue, worth up to 13 billion euros ($13.8 billion). As Ciara Lee reports, it could be a major test of confidence for a banking sector already under pressure over the failing Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:29:00 +0000German exports are struggling to rebound in an uncertain global market, according to new data. But the euro steadies after seeing the biggest fall since the UK's Brexit vote on the ECB's decision to extend its money-printing programme, while stocks make strong gains on the decision. David Pollard reports.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 06:21:00 +0000Another man has been arrested over the LaMia airline plane crash in Colombia which killed nearly all the members of a Brazilian soccer team. Paul Chapman reports.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:42:00 +0000President elect Donald Trump outlined a series of challenges as he introduced his choice to serve as the next U.S.. Ambassador to China, Iowa Governor Terry Branstad. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:14:00 +0000Major U.S. stock indexes climbed again on Thursday and set fresh record highs, as a month-long rally, following the presidential election of Donald Trump, rolled on. Bobbi Rebell reports.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 20:33:00 +0000Erin Gibbs of S&P Global talks with Bobbi Rebell about why she expects to see a Santa Claus rally this December, and why she is paying particular attention to the retail sector for 2017.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 18:04:00 +0000WWE, the $1.4 billion company known for its big personalities and their story lines, wants its Chinese athletes to be the next TV sensation in China, a market where other U.S. media companies have faltered.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 18:49:00 +0000Starbucks plans to build 30 tasting rooms worldwide and place coffee bars in 20 percent of today's cafes. Lily Jamali reports.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:21:00 +0000A 122 year-old British party costume business says it will move its headquarters from the UK because of the Brexit vote. Emily Withers reports.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:22:00 +0000Britain's competition watchdog fines Pfizer 84.2 million pounds ($107 million) for its role in ramping up the cost of an epilepsy drug by as much as 2,600 percent. Mia Womersley reports.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:08:58 +0000Jeffrey Goldfarb and Richard Beales discuss Abbott Labs' court maneuver to escape buying Alere, and what it says about the challenges of consummating ambitious, late-cycle M&A deals.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 15:50:00 +0000Russia has sold a stake in oil giant Rosneft for 10.5 billion euros ($11.3 billion) to Qatar and commodities trader Glencore, confounding expectations that the Kremlin's standoff with the West would scare off major investors. Sonia Legg reports.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 15:34:00 +0000The European Central Bank catches financial markets off-guard by announcing it will extend its QE programme until the end of 2017 but also trim its asset buys from 80 billion to 60 billion euros a month. David Pollard reports.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 15:37:00 +0000The retailer said it couldn't guarantee when it would return to profitability. As Fred Katayama reports, it plans to further cut costs and explore alternatives for its real estate portfolio.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 14:57:00 +0000China's highest court has ruled in favour of former basketball star Michael Jordan in a long-running trademark case relating to a local sportswear firm using the Chinese version of his name, overturning earlier rulings against the athlete. Anita Li reports
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 14:27:00 +0000The European Central Bank has caught financial markets off-guard by announcing it would trim asset buys from April next year, even as it reserved the right to increase purchases again if the euro zone's recovery faltered. (Rough Cut - no reporter narration)
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 12:32:00 +0000China's imports grew at the fastest pace in more than two years in November, fueled by its strong thirst for commodities from coal to iron ore, while exports also rose unexpectedly. But as David Pollard reports, the 2017 outlook has been clouded by Donald Trump's protectionist rhetoric.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 11:48:47 +0000South Korea's finance ministry has expressed concern about further risks to the economy from "domestic issues", as parliament prepares to hold an impeachment vote on South Korean President Park Geun-hye. Ryan Brooks reports.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 22:38:00 +0000Wall Street surged on Wednesday, with the Dow Industrials and S&P 500 hitting fresh records, as equities continued their march upward after the election of Donald Trump as U.S. president, and a new high for transportation stocks added to the bullish tone. Bobbi Rebell reports.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 19:23:00 +0000Senate's antitrust subcommittee probes AT&T's acquisition of Time Warner in a hearing attended by chief executives of both companies. Bobbi Rebell reports.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 20:20:00 +0000Goldbean founder and CEO Jane Barratt talks with Bobbi Rebell about how President-elect Donald Trump's comments, on twitter and in the media, are already impacting stocks, and how investors can manage the risks.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 17:51:00 +0000Russia's oldest glass-blowing factory in the small town of Klin is set to produce over a million Christmas decorations for the upcoming holiday season.