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  • LONDON, June 28- European shares rose for the first time in three days on Tuesday after a heavy sell-off following Britain's shock vote to leave the European Union, on hopes of a more co-ordinated central bank response to financial market losses, and on firmer oil prices. Shares in oil majors also advanced to add a further stabilizing effect to the market, with oil...

  • LONDON, June 28- European shares rose for the first time in three days on Tuesday after a heavy sell-off following Britain's shock vote to leave the European Union, on hopes of a more co-ordinated central bank response to financial market losses, and on firmer oil prices. Shares in oil majors also advanced to add a further stabilising effect to the market, with oil...

  • TAIPEI, June 28- Taiwan stocks rose mainly on technical buying Tuesday as the market struggled to hold on to intraday gains ahead of a quarterly policy meeting by the central bank later this week where key rates are expected to be cut. Shares in China Airlines fell more than 4 percent to trade near their historic lows as local media reported that Taiwan's largest...

  • June 27- Regulus Therapeutics Inc said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration placed on clinical hold the company's drug to treat chronic hepatitis C virus infection, sending its shares plunging 60 percent in extended trading. The FDA initiated the clinical hold on the drug, RG-101, after Regulus reported a second serious adverse event of jaundice, the company...

  • linger@ SAO PAULO, June 27- Latin American equities and currencies fell on Monday for the second consecutive trading day as lingering concerns over Britain's decision to leave the European Union weighed on financial stocks. Shares of lenders Itaú Unibanco SA and Bradesco SA took the most points from Brazil's benchmark Bovespa stock index, which fell to its...

  • Workers secure solar panels to a rooftop during a SolarCity Corp. residential installation in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

    Two additional SolarCity board members with ties to Elon Musk are recusing themselves from making decisions on Tesla's offer to buy the company.

  • June 24- Shares of the biggest U.S. tobacco companies were up on Friday as investors viewed them as safe investments amid a sharp slump in U.S. stocks after Britain voted to leave the European Union. Reynolds American Inc's shares were up 1.4 pct at $51.53, touching a more than 3- month high of $51.84. The company generated more than a third of its revenue from the...

  • *Shares In London Stock Exchange Group fall as much as 15.9 percent after Brexit vote.

  • TAIPEI, June 24- Taiwan stocks fell on Friday as early results from the UK's vote on European Union membership showed the' Leave' camp nudging ahead. Shares of China Airlines were down 0.1 percent after the company's flight attendants went on strike over changes to working conditions. The Taiwan dollar softened T $0.13 to T $32.320 per U.S. dollar.

  • *Sees 4th- qtr revenue between $8.25 bln- $8.50 bln. However, shares of the company fell 1.26 percent to $117.49 in early trading after it forecast mid-range for its fourth-quarter revenue slightly below analysts' average estimate. Accenture, incorporated in Ireland, said it expects fourth-quarter revenue of between $8.25 billion and $8.50 billion.

  • June 23- Macy's Inc said Terry Lundgren will step down as CEO next year and be succeeded by former chief merchandising officer Jeff Gennette, as the department store operator looks to revive sales amid stiff competition from online and offprice retailers. Shares of the company, which has reported falling sales for the last five quarters, rose as much as 5 percent...

  • Can companies afford to continue buybacks?

    David Stubbs, global markets strategist at JPMorgan Asset Management, discusses the potential problem of firms issuing debt to fund share buybacks.

  • Is Alibaba's Jack Ma buying AC Milan?

    Alibaba founder Jack Ma says his comment that counterfeit goods were better than originals was taken out of context.

  • June 22- Investors questioned a plan by Silicon Valley heavyweight Elon Musk for his electric car company Tesla Motors to buy his rooftop solar company SolarCity for up to $2.8 billion, sending Tesla's shares down more than 10 percent on concerns the two would not fit together and a deal would distract Tesla from making cars. However, there were signs that some of...

  • SAO PAULO, June 22- Latin American stocks and currencies rose on Wednesday as optimism grew that Britain would vote to remain in the European Union a day before the closely watched referendum. Shares of Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras SA jumped 9 percent after a local newspaper reported the government had asked the outgoing chief executive officer of CPFL...

  • June 22- Tesla Motors Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said on Wednesday that the proposed acquisition of SolarCity Corp could eventually push the electric car maker's valuation to $1 trillion, but investors were skeptical. Shares of Tesla were down nearly 7 percent at $204.50, putting its market capitalization at $29.8 billion. The much smaller...

  • June 22- Hong Kong stocks rose for a fourth straight day on Wednesday as investors were hopeful Britain will vote to stay in the European Union this week, while Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's cautious tone on future rate hikes also soothed sentiment. The Hang Seng index rose 0.6 percent, to 20,795.12, while the China Enterprises Index gained 0.7 percent, to...

  • *Julius Baer rises after Citigroup upgrade. Shares in Swiss financial group Julius Baer advanced 2 percent after Citigroup raised its rating on the stock to "buy" from "neutral." Britain's FTSE 100 rose 0.1 percent, a day before the country votes on its membership of the European Union.

  • LONDON, June 22- European shares rose on Wednesday, with two key regional indexes hitting their highest level in more than two weeks, as firmer financial stocks led markets higher. Shares in Swiss financial group Julius Baer advanced 2 percent after Citigroup raised its rating on the stock to "buy" from "neutral". Britain's FTSE 100 also rose 0.4 percent, a day before...

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    Businesses may be deploying deal capital to the U.S. as Brexit uncertainty hangs over Europe, the CEO of Hogan Lovells says.