Hundreds sign online petition supporting woman suing JD.com CEO in rape case

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Hundreds of people have added their names to an online petition in support of a University of Minnesota student who said she was raped last August... Read more »

Hyundai hires former Ghosn ally Munoz as global COO, Americas head

SEOUL (Reuters) – Hyundai Motor Co has appointed Jose Munoz as global chief operating officer and Americas chief, tapping a man formerly considered an ally and potential successor of... Read more »

Collapsed hedge fund Columna sues Permira-backed former managers

LONDON (Reuters) – The new managers of Columna Commodities Fund, a Luxembourg hedge fund which went into liquidation in early 2017, have said they are suing its former managers... Read more »

Wisconsin governor says he wants to renegotiate Foxconn contract

(Reuters) – Wisconsin’s governor said on Wednesday he wants to renegotiate the state’s contract with Foxconn Technology Group for investment incentives because the Taiwanese company is not expected to... Read more »

ABB seeks new chief executive after Spiesshofer’s surprise departure

ZURICH (Reuters) – ABB Chief Executive Ulrich Spiesshofer has quit the Swiss engineering group in a surprise move for a company which is in the midst of a strategic... Read more »

Czech president to appoint new ministers on April 30

Czech President Milos Zeman gestures in Vienna, Austria April 3, 2019. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger PRAGUE (Reuters) – Czech President Milos Zeman will appoint Karel Havlicek, the head of a small... Read more »

Australian wealth manager IOOF hit with class-action lawsuit

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s embattled second-largest wealth manager, IOOF Holdings Ltd, was sued on Friday by shareholders who alleged the company engaged in deceptive conduct and breached stock market... Read more »

Bank of America Merrill Lynch names new country executives for Japan, Australia: memo

FILE PHOTO: The company logo of the Bank of America and Merrill Lynch is displayed at its office in Hong Kong March 8, 2013. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/File Photo HONG KONG... Read more »

Citigroup’s institutional clients group CEO James Forese to retire: memo

FILE PHOTO: The Citigroup Inc (Citi) logo is seen at the SIBOS banking and financial conference in Toronto, Ontario, Canada October 19, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Helgren/File Photo (Reuters) – James... Read more »

Credit Suisse names Sommerhalder to lead Asia trading solutions business

The Credit Suisse logo is pictured on a bank in Geneva, Switzerland, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse HONG KONG (Reuters) – Credit Suisse Group AG on Thursday named veteran... Read more »