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The Trump administration, which overrides possible tariffs with Beijing, has plunged into the future of trade between the two largest economies in the world
Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg has He said that he had made a "big mistake" in not focusing on the possible misuse of users' personal data, as the social media giant he founded revealed data gaps far larger than previously known.
Following fierce price fluctuations for the markets in the first quarter, Wall Street's trading desks are poised to report one of the best three-month periods in years. Another boost could bring the five largest US banks into line since the beginning of 201
The volatility of the market is worth suffering for investors when profits are made in the end. At the moment, the reward for this suffering may be disappointing, Spencer Jakab writes for Heard on the Street.
Spotify Technology stocks plummeted Wednesday and raised questions about the potential cost of an unorthodox listing the day after Nike's senior human resources manager told employees that the sportswear giant may "be in the process of recruiting and promoting women and minorities." was not so successful, "after complaints of inappropriate workplace behavior led to a new appointment.
WPP has closed an employee complaint against a racist and sexist behavior of a top manager at one of the leading agencies of the advertising giants, ending a legal dispute that has helped draw attention to Madison Avenue
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Asset managers were warned to act in the best interests of investors when the UK Financial Services Authority was rolled out a series of stringent rules to eradicate bad behavior and restore savers' confidence in the fund industry. Financial Times (£)
Tesla's first quarter production figures showed that it seems to have a lot to do in the last few days of his neighborhood, but it's still struggling to reach its hugely optimistic goals , WSJ
Donald Trump could prove to be the catalyst for change that the Eurozone has long sought. Politico
Babylon, the British digital health startup that uses artificially intelligent algorithms to assess disease, has signed a deal with Chinese internet giant Tencent to use its technology on the popular social messaging To offer platform WeChat. Financial Times (£)
Security services believe they tracked down the location of the covert Russian laboratory where the weapons-grade nerve cell used in Salisbury was made. The Times (£)
European stock markets showed lively openness as investors signaled that the US and China are more open to negotiations than escalating threats Trade Tariffs
The Stoxx Europe 600 and the British FTSE 100 opened 1.5%, with gains driven by financial and mining stocks. Shire, which was taken over by Japanese rival Takeda, outperformed the UK benchmark by 3%, followed by mining companies Glencore and Anglo American.
Barclays Downgraded Moody's Rating Downgrades Due to continued credit challenges and the implementation of ring fencing, they rose nearly 2%.
Asia-Pacific equities rallied slightly on Thursday on lower trading volts, with markets in Singapore and Japan rising more than 1%. The mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan markets were closed for holidays.
German construction contracts; Eurozone services PMI, PPI, retail sales; US weekly jobless claims; US trade balance.