Take Five: Ding dong markets merrily on high

(Reuters) – 1/REPO RUCTIONS As end-December approaches, money market players’ thoughts may be turning to a…

German union extends strike at Amazon’s Leipzig warehouse until December 24

BERLIN, Germany (Reuters) – Amazon <AMZN.O> workers in the eastern German city of Leipzig will extend…

U.S. third-quarter growth unrevised at 2.1%

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. economic growth nudged up in the third quarter, the government confirmed on…

Wall Street analysts bullish over Nike’s digital growth, look past margin weakness

(Reuters) – Wall Street analysts were upbeat about Nike Inc’s <NKE.N> long-term growth, encouraged by the…

Jobs, tech and investment for Mexico, government celebrates USMCA deal

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – The USMCA North American trade deal will bring jobs, technology and investment…

Veteran watchdog Bailey to guide Bank of England through Brexit

By William Schomberg and David Milliken LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s new government named Andrew Bailey as…

Global equity funds suck in $15 billion in Brexit, trade truce week: BofA

LONDON (Reuters) – Global equity funds attracted $14.8 billion last week, Bank of America Global said…

Can Lebanon’s newly designated PM save the economy?

By Tom Arnold LONDON (Reuters) – After two months of political deadlock, Lebanon has finally designated…

J&J to buy remaining stake in Verb Surgical to strengthen digital surgery portfolio

(Reuters) – Johnson & Johnson said on Friday it would acquire the remaining stake in Verb…

German economy likely to contract in fourth quarter, DIW says

BERLIN (Reuters) – The German economy probably shrank in the fourth quarter as export-oriented manufacturing continued…

Exclusive: Huawei and Deutsche Telekom held advanced talks over 5G network deal – sources

By Douglas Busvine BERLIN (Reuters) – Deutsche Telekom was in advanced talks to retain China’s Huawei…

German consumer morale darkens heading into January: GfK

BERLIN (Reuters) – The mood among German consumers deteriorated unexpectedly heading into January, a survey showed…