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U.S. stocks churn while yields rise, Fed in focus

U.S. stocks churn while yields rise, Fed in focus

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Fed looms over broader markets Intervention risk keeps dollar short of 145 yen barrier NEW YORK, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Wall Street indexes were in the red after Thursday’s choppy trading session while bond yields rose and the dollar made little progress as investors digested stronger-than-expected …

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Ubisoft CEO says still open to other partners after Tencent deal

Ubisoft CEO says still open to other partners after Tencent deal

Yves Guillemot, CEO of Ubisoft, speaks on stage during the Ubisoft E3 conference at the Orpheum theatre in Los Angeles, California June 15, 2015. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ‘We can do whatever we want,’ founder CEO says Ubisoft to create three mobile games with Netflix Tencent deal comes …

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Stocks fall on Fed rate hike bets, yen hits fresh 24-year low

Stocks fall on Fed rate hike bets, yen hits fresh 24-year low

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 7 (Reuters) – European stock markets fell on Wednesday after U.S. economic data prompted traders to ramp up Federal Reserve rate hikes bets, pushing the dollar to a 24-year high against the Japanese yen. U.S. Treasury yields jumped and the dollar received a boost …

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China's Tencent raises stake in 'Assassin's Creed' maker Ubisoft

China’s Tencent raises stake in ‘Assassin’s Creed’ maker Ubisoft

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PARIS/HONG KONG Sept 7 (Reuters) – Tencent Holdings Ltd (0700.HK) is raising its stake in Ubisoft Entertainment SA (UBIP.PA) in a deal that values France’s biggest games developer at almost $10 billion, as deep-pocketed Chinese firms continue their overseas search for growth. Interest in the maker …

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Incoming Starbucks boss to bring consumer insight to coffee culture

Incoming Starbucks boss to bring consumer insight to coffee culture

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 2 (Reuters) – Laxman Narasimhan may have no experience of running coffee shops, but the outgoing CEO of British packaged goods group Reckitt will bring insight into the changing habits of consumers when he takes over at Starbucks. At Reckitt (RKT.L), maker of Strepsils …

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Shares choppy, U.S. yields fall as investors digest Fed minutes

Shares choppy, U.S. yields fall as investors digest Fed minutes

A man wearing a protective mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, walks past an electronic board displaying Shanghai Composite index, Nikkei index and Dow Jones Industrial Average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, March 7, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Wall Street indexes trade down Yield curve …

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Climate change puts Lyme disease in focus for France's Valneva after COVID blow

Climate change puts Lyme disease in focus for France’s Valneva after COVID blow

LONDON, Aug 8 (Reuters) – With climate change spurring more cases of tick-borne Lyme disease, drugmaker Valneva (VLS.PA) is betting big on a vaccine as it looks beyond disappointing sales of its COVID shot. Although Valneva secured European Union and British regulatory approval, both walked away from contracts worth more than a billion dollars combined, …

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Sterling falls as BoE expects recession, U.S. futures up

European stocks slip, oil recovers, traders await U.S. jobs data

LONDON, Aug 5 (Reuters) – European equities slipped slightly on Friday but were still set for a weekly gain, while traders waited for U.S. jobs data due later in the session to give clues as to the health of the world’s largest economy. The MSCI world equity index, which tracks shares in 47 countries, was …

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EXCLUSIVE Tencent seeks bigger stake in 'Assassin's Creed' maker Ubisoft -sources

EXCLUSIVE Tencent seeks bigger stake in ‘Assassin’s Creed’ maker Ubisoft -sources

HONG KONG, Aug 4 (Reuters) – Tencent Holdings Ltd (0700.HK) plans to raise its stake in French video game group Ubisoft Entertainment SA (UBIP.PA) as the Chinese gaming giant pivots to the global gaming market, four sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters. China’s largest social network and gaming firm, which bought a …

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Sterling falls as BoE expects recession, U.S. futures up

Sterling falls as BoE expects recession, U.S. futures up

Bank of England hikes rates by 50 basis points BoE expects recession throughout 2023 Fed official: 50bp hike in Sept “reasonable” Oil stabilises after hitting six-month low Lufthansa returns to operating profit LONDON, Aug 4 (Reuters) – Sterling fell on Thursday after the Bank of England followed its counterparts in the United States and euro …

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