PRESS DIGEST- British Business – Oct 21

Oct 21 (Reuters) – Here are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.... Read more »

UPDATE 1-Goldman Sachs investment banker charged in insider trading scheme

(Adds third case) By David Shepardson Oct 19 (Reuters) – A Goldman Sachs Group Inc investment banker has been released on bond and placed on leave by the firm... Read more »

EWEC and ACWA secure $869 mln for Abu Dhabi desalination plant

ABU DHABI, Oct 19 (Reuters) – Emirates Water and Electricity Company (EWEC) and Saudi Arabia’s ACWA Power said on Saturday they had secured financing of 3.19 billion dirhams ($869... Read more »

PRESS DIGEST- Financial Times – Oct 7

Oct 7 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Headlines –... Read more »

HSBC to cut up to 10,000 jobs -FT

Oct 6 (Reuters) – HSBC Holdings Plc is planning to cut up to 10,000 jobs as interim Chief Executive Officer Noel Quinn seeks to reduce costs across the banking... Read more »

UPDATE 3-Nigeria fines banks $1.3 bln for failing to meet loan deadline -sources

* Central bank has set minimum 60% loan-to-deposit ratio * Several banks have missed September deadline * Mid-tier lender FCMB says it was fined $46 mln * Central bank... Read more »

PRESS DIGEST – Wall Street Journal – Oct 2

Oct 2 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. –... Read more »

Jefferies serves up US$300m for Fertitta’s Del Frisco’s buy

NEW YORK, Oct 1 (LPC) – Jefferies, a long-standing lender to Tilman Fertitta’s Landry’s Inc, has committed US$300m in debt financing to fund the restaurateur’s acquisition of Del Frisco’s’... Read more »

Precious metals net second biggest weekly inflows on record: BAML

LONDON (Reuters) – Precious metals enjoyed their second biggest inflows in the week to Wednesday, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday, as festering trade tensions and global... Read more »

PRESS DIGEST- British Business – Sept. 26

Sept 26 – The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.... Read more »