GameStop seeks share split amid renewed meme-stock hype

A GameStop store is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, US, January 29, 2021. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register March 31 (Reuters) – Video game retailer GameStop Corp (GME.N) said on Thursday it would seek shareholder approval for a stock split, aiming to … Read more

Barclays faces $590 million hit, scrutiny over sales slip-up

A branch of Barclays Bank is seen, in London, Britain, February 23, 2022. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON/NEW YORK, March 28 (Reuters) – British bank Barclays faces an estimated 450 million pound ($592 million) loss and regulatory scrutiny for exceeding a US limit on sales of structured products, … Read more

Tesla to seek shareholder approval for stock split

March 28 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) will seek investor approval to increase its number of shares to enable a stock split in the form of a dividend, the electric-car maker said on Monday, sending its shares up about 5 %. The proposal has been approved by its board and the shareholders will vote on … Read more

Authentication firm Okta’s shares slide after hack warning

People’s miniatures are seen in front of Okta logo in this illustration taken March 22, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, March 23 (Reuters) – Shares in Okta Inc fell 9% on Wednesday after the US digital authentication firm said hundreds of its customers may have been affected … Read more

Amazon announces 20-for-1 stock split, $10 bln share buyback

The logo of Amazon is seen at the company’s logistics center in Bretigny-sur-Orge, near Paris, France, December 7, 2021. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register March 9 (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc said on Wednesday its board approved a 20-for-1 split of the e-commerce giant’s common stock and authorized a $10 … Read more

LME cancels nickel trades after prices double to over $100,000

Traders work on the floor of the London Metal Exchange in London, Britain, September 27, 2018. REUTERS/Simon Dawson Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, March 8 (Reuters) – The London Metal Exchange (LME) was forced to halt trading in nickel and said it would cancel trades as prices doubled to more … Read more

European bank shares halt slide, Russia’s Sberbank exits Europe

FRANKFURT/LONDON, March 2 (Reuters) – European bank shares halted their slide on Wednesday after dropping to their lowest level in nearly 11 months on fallout from the Ukraine crisis, which has forced the European arm of Russia’s Sberbank (SBER.MM) to closed. Russia has shown no intention of stopping its Ukraine attack, which has triggered heavy … Read more