Bridges, ports, roads and dams: Infrastructure investment is having a moment in the sun. But will it rise to the high hopes so many have that it can rebuild crumbling economies around the world?
Global Finance Magazine
The golden age of cheap corporate funding is coming to an end. Or is it? After Donald Trump’s surprise election as US president, markets reached a quick consensus that a new economic day was dawning. But interest rate hikes may not come as fast--or do as much damage--as some expect.
Expectations for lower corporate taxes and an easing of regulatory pressure on the finance industry under President Donald Trump bode well for midsize regional banks and their commercial clients across the US. Will those expectations be met or dashed?
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By Ian Walker LONDON--Consumer goods group Unilever PLC on Wednesday said it was embarking on "comprehensive" review to wring out more value for shareholders, just days after rejecting a $143 billion offer from Kraft Heinz Co. The Anglo-Dutch group, which ...
Unilever Launches Strategic Review After Rejecting Kraft Heinz Deal. "Unilver Launches Strategic Review After Rejecting Kraft Heinz Deal," at 13:52 GMT, incorrectly spelled Unilever in the headline. (END) Dow Jones Newswires February 22, 2017 09:28 ET (14:28 GMT) Copyright (c) ...
By Paul Vieira OTTAWA -- Canadian retail sales unexpectedly declined in December, posting their worst performance in nine months, due to weaker demand for new cars and clothes. The decrease ended four straight months of gains for retail sales, which ...