Oil jumps 4% as deaths near Kyiv prompt talk of new sanctions

Workers walk as oil pumps are seen in the background in the Uzen oil and gas field in the Mangistau Region of Kazakhstan November 13, 2021. REUTERS/Pavel Mikheyev Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Global outcry at killings near Kyiv as frontline shifts Iran blames US for halt to Vienna nuclear talks … Read more

Wall Street powers stocks higher, oil lower as world leaders press Russia

US equities jump, with tech-led Nasdaq up nearly 2% Oil drops around 3%, still above $110 a barrel US Treasury yields inch up further Gold up more than 1% March 24 (Reuters) – US stocks rose following choppy trading abroad on Thursday, and oil prices pulled back, as investors watched Western leaders present a unified … Read more

Buffett ends drought with $11.6 billion Alleghany insurance purchase

Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett walks through the exhibit hall as shareholders gather to hear from the billionaire investor at Berkshire Hathaway Inc’s annual shareholder meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, US, May 4, 2019. REUTERS/Scott Morgan Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, March 21 (Reuters) – Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc … Read more

Deutsche Bank rebuked over remaining in Russia as others quit

Deutsche CEO says in Russia to serve multinational customers Deutsche CEO says exit ‘would go against our values’ Investors criticizes Deutsche’s Russia presence Deutsche Bank has said monitoring situation, may adapt CEO’s 2021 pay up 20% FRANKFURT, March 11 (Reuters) – Deutsche Bank (DBKGn.DE) faced stinging criticism from some investors and politicians on Friday for … Read more

Goldman Sachs becomes first major Wall St bank to quit Russia

March 10 (Reuters) – Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) said on Thursday it was closing its operations in Russia, becoming the first major Wall Street bank to exit the country following Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine. Operating in Moscow has been increasingly difficult for Western financial institutions amid international sanctions against Russia and banks have been … Read more

Financial screws turned on Russia as insurers exit, London stocks halted

The London Stock Exchange Group offices are seen in the City of London, Britain, December 29, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LSE halts trading in Russia-related GDRs Trade insurer withdraws from Russian risk Investors continue selling Russian assets Deutsche Bank testing Russia tech center LONDON, March 4 (Reuters) … Read more