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  • LONDON, July 23- The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development said on Wednesday that its board had given "clear guidance" it would not approve new investments in Russia, traditionally its biggest recipient.

  • KIEV, July 23- Ukrainian Energy Minister Yuri Prodan said on Wednesday reverse gas flows from the European Union to Ukraine had fallen because of opposition from Russian gas producer Gazprom.

  • MOSCOW, July 23- A group of shareholders in Yukos expect a ruling on Monday in a $100- billion claim against Moscow for expropriating the defunct Russian oil company that was controlled by Mikhail Khodorkovsky, once Russia's richest man.

  • Roger Altman, Evercore Partners chairman weighs in on the likelihood of Congress tackling corporate tax reform anytime soon.

  • MOSCOW, July 23- A group of shareholders in Yukos expect a ruling on Monday in a $100- billion claim against Moscow for expropriating the defunct Russian oil company that was controlled by Mikhail Khodorkovsky, once Russia's richest man, the GML shareholder group fighting the action said.

  • BERLIN, July 23- For lawmaker Jan van Aken, little symbolizes more potently all that he finds indefensible about Germany's arms exports than the German and French-made anti-tank missile that he was shown in northern Syria. From its serial number, he believes the 1970 s MILAN rocket was sold legitimately by France to then Syrian leader Hafez al-Assad.

  • Despite sanctions call, UK OKs Russia arms exports Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 5:33 AM ET

    LONDON— Britain is still authorizing the export of arms and military equipment to Russia despite the government's call for tough sanctions over Moscow's arming of separatist rebels in Ukraine, a group of lawmakers said Wednesday.

  • LONDON, July 23- Sterling may have some room to fall versus the Swiss franc if fear of tougher sanctions sees Russian investors shift cash from Britain to Switzerland.

  • However, the prospect of more sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine crisis and a downed Malaysian airliner kept risk aversion on the table in the bond market, where German 10- year yields nudged down to 1.16 percent, just shy of record lows.

  • Radek Sikorski, Polish foreign minister, discusses EU sanctions against Russia and says phase three sanctions could be introduced "as early as Thursday".

  • There's been a "sea-change in attitude" towards Russia and the conflict in eastern Ukraine, which could lead to a more "practical effect", says Radek Sikorski, Polish foreign minister.

  • No impact of Russia sanctions on Severstal: CFO     Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 3:35 AM ET

    Alexey Kulichenko, CFO of Severstal, says sanctions on Russia have not affected the company and are not "driving decisions".

  • Invest in Russia stocks despite sanctions: Pro     Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Alexander Branis, chief investment advisor at Prosperity Capital, says he is not "nervous" about the effects of sanctions on the Russian stock market.

  • *EU threatens new sanctions on Russia. The European Union threatened Russia with harsher sanctions over Ukraine, while Israel pounded targets across the Gaza Strip with no ceasefire in sight. Brent crude for September delivery fell 27 cents to $107.06 a barrel by 0700 GMT, after slipping 35 cents in the previous session.

  • *EU threatens new sanctions on Russia. The European Union threatened Russia with harsher sanctions over Ukraine, while Israel pounded targets across the Gaza Strip with no ceasefire in sight. Brent crude for September delivery fell 11 cents to $107.22 a barrel by 0603 GMT, after slipping 35 cents in the previous session.

  • Syngenta has seen Ukraine crisis headwinds: CEO     Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 2:05 AM ET

    Mike Mack, CEO of Syngenta, discusses the company's activities in eastern Europe and how the Ukraine crisis has affected the business.

  • 'Temperature reduced' over MH17: Pro     Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 1:10 AM ET

    Christopher Granville, managing director at Trusted Sources, says there has been a "reduction of temperature" in the rhetoric between the U.S. and Russia after American officials said Flight MH17 may have been shot down by "mistake".

  • Brent holds steady above $107; U.S. oil stocks in focus Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 12:33 AM ET

    EU threatens new sanctions on Russia. The European Union threatened Russia with harsher sanctions over Ukraine, while Israel pounded targets across the Gaza Strip with no ceasefire in sight. Brent crude for September delivery fell 6 cents to $107.27 a barrel by 0333 GMT, after slipping 35 cents in the previous session.

  • Euro may drop to $1.33 on geopolitics: Pro     Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 12:14 AM ET

    Greg Matwejev, Director, FX Hedge Fund Sales and Trading at Newedge, advises investors to sell the euro now as it will likely remain a casualty from geopolitical tensions.

  • Will Europe toughen sanctions on Russia?     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 9:44 PM ET

    With Europe still divided, the implementation of harder sanctions on Russia will be unlikely, says Christian Whiton, Former State Department Senior Advisor.