They entered the US to offer savings and investment products to the millions of baby boomers approaching retirement. However, after a decades-long effort to break America, some of Europe's biggest life assurers are rethinking their strategy in the face ...
A recent spate of takeovers in healthcare, as drugmakers seek to replace expiring drug patents, has made it the busiest sector in April with acquisitions around the world worth more than $33bn, according to Dealogic.
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Banca IMI's long- and short-term debt and deposit ratings were downgraded to A3/Prime-2, respectively, from A2/Prime-1, directly following the downgrade of the ratings of its parent Intesa Sanpaolo (Intesa).
The current dispute raging between the American-owned SG Sustainable Oils Cameroon PLC (SGSOC) and the indigenous people of Toko and Nguti, in the southwest region of Cameroon, is an extraordinary case in point.
(F) Barclays Plc rose after saying it plans to sell its entire $6.1 billion stake in BlackRock Inc. Carlsberg A/S (CARLA), the world's fourth-biggest brewer, dropped 5.9 percent after ING Groep NV advised investors to sell the stock.
IMI/GSK/AZ/Sanofi/Basilea/Janssen Pharmaceuticals: In an effort to address concerns about the increasing resistance of bacteria to the currently available antibiotics, a European initiative launched in November announced May 24 that it is forming a ...