Sept 1- Google Inc unveiled a redesign of its iconic logo on Tuesday, the fifth such modification since the search engine giant started in 1998, the company said in a blog post. The revamped logo, displayed as a Google Doodle on its homepage, spells' Google' in a sans-serif typeface, similar to the one being used by Google's newly created holding company, Alphabet.» Read More
UnitedHealth's plan to buy a majority stake in a Brazilian health benefits and care provider makes sense for the U.S. health insurer, says a Goldman Sachs analyst, but the deal doesn't resolve uncertainty about the health care overhaul that is keeping investors away from the stock.
LONDON, Oct 10- Raiffeisen Bank International announced plans to optimise its capital structure on Wednesday by asking investors to exchange an Upper Tier 2 note callable later this month into a new longer dated Tier 2 security.
Oct 10- Sutter Gold Mining Inc:. *Provides update on mining, construction activities at the Lincoln project,. *Lincoln project is on track for production in Q4 of this year, ramping up to.
Oct 10- Edwards Lifesciences Corp:. *Deal for approximately $42 million. *Says expects the net earnings impact from this transaction to be immaterial.
The Foundation for Democracy in Africa has collaborated with Miami International Airport for Wednesday's event in Miami Beach. The program includes an analysis of who is traveling to Africa, the role of African governments in tourism promotion as well as highlight travel agents and tour operators.
Oct 10- Imperial Metals Corp:. *Imperial announces normal course issuer bid. *Pursuant to the bid, the company may purchase up to 2 million common shares.
BELGRADE, Oct 10- The Serbian economy will contract by 1.5 percent in 2012 before bouncing back with growth of around 3 percent in 2013, central bank vice governor Veselin Pjescic said on Wednesday.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Oct 10- Astronauts aboard the International Space Station plucked a commercial cargo ship from orbit on Wednesday, a key maneuver in the first U.S. supply run to the orbital outpost since the retirement of the cargo-hauling space shuttles last year.
ALBANY, N.Y.-- New York's 16 medical schools say they have enrolled 2,230 new students this fall, including the second class at Hofstra North Shore's program with 60 students culled from more than 5,000 applicants. Associated Medical Schools of New York, representing all 16 schools, says graduation rates in many of the four-year programs stand at 98 or 99 percent.
*Announces sale of mankranho, Ghana concession for $4,000,000. *Says agreement to sell 100% of its mankranho, Ghana concession to Newmont. Ghana gold limited* Source text* Further company coverage.
CHARLESTON, W.Va.-- The average price at the pump took a big jump in West Virginia this week to $3.90 a gallon. It makes the price of gas in West Virginia almost a dime higher than the national average. While lagging California's $4.67 a gallon average, some pumps in West Virginia are inching up to the $4- a-gallon mark.
NEW YORK-- Safeway Inc. may give investors a glimpse of how the supermarket chain's new loyalty program for shoppers is impacting sales when it reports its third-quarter results Friday.
Oct 10- U.S. tax preparer H&R Block Inc said it is exploring strategic alternatives for H&R Block Bank, which could result in the company no longer being regulated by the Federal Reserve as a savings and loan holding company. H&R Block said it does not expect any material impact on its earnings for fiscal 2013..
USD 70.6 M of SF CDO notes of Claris Limited.
CHARLESTON, W.Va.-- Federal prosecutors say an undisclosed settlement has been reached with an in-home health care provider and its owner who was accused of fraudulently obtaining more than $2 million from Medicaid.
MADRID, Oct 10- Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said on Wednesday he was confident that the country would meet its deficit targets in 2012 while calling for further European integration to improve Spain's economic prospects.
LONDON, Oct 10- Brent crude oil held above $114 a barrel and close to a three-week high on Wednesday as worries over the security of Middle East supplies outweighed increasing evidence of slowing global economic growth.
Oct 10-=============================================================================== Summary analysis-- Ural Bank for Reconstruction and Development-- 10- Oct-2012=============================================================================== CREDIT RATING: B/Stable/B Country: Russia Primary SIC: Commercial banks, nec=============================================================================== Credit Rating History: Local currency Foreign currency 15- Dec-2011 B/B B/B 07- Mar-2007 B-/C B-/C=============================================================================== Ratings Score Snapshot Issuer Credit Rating B/Stable/B SACP b Anchor bb Business Position Moderate Capital and Earnings Weak Risk Position Moderate Funding and Liquidity Average and Adequate Support 0 GRE Support 0 Group Support 0 Sovereign Support 0 Additional Factors 0 Outlook.
OSLO, Oct 10- Output from Royal Dutch Shell's. Nyhamna gas processing plant in Norway will be reduced by 57 million cubic metres per day on Wednesday, gas system operator Gassco said on Wednesday. The plant, which processes gas from the giant offshore Ormen Lange gas field before it is shipped to Britain, will also see its output reduced by 27 mcm per day on Thursday.
*Nomura raises Givaudan price target to SFR 1035 from SFR 1015; rating reduce. For a summary of rating actions and price target changes on European companies:. Reuters Station users, click. 1580.