Thursday's market selloff was like Wall Street's Ebola outbreak. But the panic is likely to subside, says "Fast Money" trader Jon Najarian.» Read More
*UK, Sweden, free-marketeers strongly opposed. The initiative, pushed hard by Germany and France but strongly opposed by Britain, Sweden and other free-marketeers, gained critical mass at a European Union finance ministers' meeting in Luxembourg, when more than the required nine states agreed to use a treaty provision to launch the tax.
LONDON, Oct 9- Rio Tinto PLC:.
DAMAGES: A police blogger unmasked after the Times of London hacked his email has been awarded 42,500 pounds in damages from the newspaper's publisher, News International. WHAT HAPPENED: The Times unmasked Richard Horton as the detective behind the award-winning "NightJack" blog, which provided a rare, behind-the-scenes look at policing in Britain.
LONDON, Oct 9- British economic output is likely to be "basically flat" this year, but should strengthen as lower inflation boosts consumers' disposable income, Bank of England policymaker Paul Fisher said on Tuesday.
FORT WORTH, Texas-- Less than two weeks after announcing plans to slash its operations in Mexico, Cash America is adding new pawn shops in the U.S. The Fort Worth, Texas, company said Tuesday that it has signed two deals for 34 locations, in Tennessee, North Carolina, Kentucky and Arizona, for $68 million to $72 million.
LONDON, Oct 9- Britain's economy probably grew at its fastest pace in over two years during the third quarter of 2012, but it is likely to slow sharply in future, the country's leading macroeconomic think tank said on Tuesday.
--Greece- based dairy manufacturer Fage Dairy Industry S.A. has changed its domicile to Luxembourg and renamed itself FAGE International S.A.. --At the same time, revenues and EBITDA coming from Greece continue to decline as Fage's U.S. operations are rapidly growing.
LONDON, Oct 9- Oil rose over $113 a barrel on Tuesday after two days of losses, with tensions in the Middle East and the risk of supply disruptions outweighing concerns about sluggish global demand.
*High investor demands keeps costs down for sponsors* Issuance may hit $7 bln this year By Sarah Mortimer. LONDON, Oct 9- The market for catastrophe bonds has boomed in the past year and is likely to keep growing as investors search for higher returns.
*Iraq oil official sees 2.8 mbpd Oct exports. LONDON, Oct 9- Iraq's oil exports are expected to rise to their highest in decades this month and production is on course to more than double by 2020, as it cements its place as OPEC's second-biggest producer after Saudi Arabia.
LONDON, Oct 9- LONDON, Oct 9- CRH PLC:. *CRH announces termination of negotiations in India. *Negotiations with jaypee cement have now been terminated () ().
LONDON, Oct 9- Oil rose to around $113 a barrel on Tuesday after two days of losses, with tensions in the Middle East and the risk of supply disruptions outweighing concerns about sluggish global demand.
LONDON Oct 9- The following FTSE 100. companies will go ex-dividend on Wednesday, after which investors will no longer qualify for the latest dividend payout. According to Reuters calculations at current market prices, the effect of the resulting adjustment to prices by market-makers would take 2.87 points off the index.
The single European currency slipped after a meeting of euro zone finance ministers on Monday dashed investors' hopes of a bailout for Spain's troubled economy, with ministers insisting that Madrid was still able to fund itself via capital markets.
LONDON, Oct 9- CRH PLC:. *CRH announces termination of negotiations in India. *Negotiations with jaypee cement have now been terminated.
LONDON, Oct 9- Ascent Resources PLC:. *Given the time that has now elapsed board will not attempt to draw on the. *Will then have to renegotiate certain obligations and timing conditions of.
FRANKFURT, Oct 9- Key Euribor bank-to-bank lending rates hit fresh record lows on Tuesday, pushed down by large amounts of excess liquidity sloshing around in money markets. Equivalent Libor rates, set by a smaller panel of banks in London, fixed at 0.14357 percent.
*Proposed change supported by chief executive-source* ENRC battling tarnished corporate governance reputation By Clara Ferreira-Marques.
FRANKFURT, Oct 9- European prompt power traded down in France on Tuesday as a one-day strike in the country's energy sector looked set to end. French day ahead baseload was down 2.85 euros on the day at 53.25 euros a megawatt hour. Germany's day ahead baseload contract was 5.40 euros up at 51.25 euros.
*De Guindos denies Spain's forecasts are too optimistic. LUXEMBOURG, Oct 9- The euro zone believes Spain's budget cuts should take account of its recession, its economy minister said, as regional policymakers debated whether to let the country slacken the pace of its austerity drive.