Standard Chartered matched an eighth straight gain for the London market on Friday as confidence grew that the bank can avoid a cash call.
NEW YORK Stocks on major world markets posted their biggest weekly advance since 2011 on Friday, as greater investor appetite for riskier assets propelled gains in equities and a surge in commodities and crude oil prices.
Airbus has filed a patent with the European Patent Office on split-level airline seating that would see passengers stacked bunk-bed-style, with seats reclining on both levels.
Kulczyk Investments, the fourth largest shareholder in SABMiller says that while it believes a merger with Anheuser-Busch InBev would "have strategic merit", AB InBev's proposal does not reflect SABM's standalone growth potential.
NEW YORK/MILWAUKEE Two influential Federal Reserve policymakers on Friday reinforced Fed Chair Janet Yellen's message that an interest rate hike is coming by year's end.