Trump meets with airline CEOs over Qatar subsidy accusations

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump met on Thursday with the chief executives of major American airlines to discuss their accusations that subsidies by Qatar and United Arab... Read more »

Microsoft beats estimates, powered by growing cloud profits

(Reuters) – Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) on Thursday beat analysts’ estimates for fourth-quarter revenue and profit, powered by continued sales increases from its cloud business and a boost from businesses... Read more »

Japan shares suffer worst fall in 4 months on earnings fears

* Nikkei, Topix make second biggest fall so far this year * Concerns about upcoming earnings season lead to broad selling * Volatility index jumps after put buying *... Read more »

BNY Mellon vows to stem billions in outflows from index products

BOSTON (Reuters) – BNY Mellon Corp’s push to reinvigorate its money management business has yet to stem a continuous outflow of client cash from its $322 billion complex of... Read more »

Andrew Left’s Citron Capital posted net return of 24.7% in 1st half of 2019

(Reuters) – Andrew Left’s Citron Capital posted a net return of 24.7% after fees and expenses in the first half of 2019, according to an investment letter posted on... Read more »

Facebook faces more scrutiny from Congress over Libra cryptocurrency plan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Facebook Inc faces more questioning by U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday over its planned cryptocurrency, after a bruising first bout when senators from both parties condemned the... Read more »

Hedge fund Elliott buys stake in UK’s Saga

(Reuters) – Activist investor Elliott has taken a position in Britain’s Saga Plc (SAGAG.L), less than a month after the specialist tourism and insurance firm warned that discounting was... Read more »

Ericsson second-quarter operating profit matches expectations

FILE PHOTO: The exterior of an Ericsson building is seen in Stockholm April 30, 2009. REUTERS/Bob Strong/File Photo STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Mobile telecom equipment maker Ericsson (ERICb.ST) reported on... Read more »

Morning News Call – India, July 17

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‘Game of Thrones’ dominates and ‘kick-ass’ women break through at Emmys

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Medieval fantasy “Game of Thrones” scored a record 32 Emmy nominations on Tuesday, but the contenders for the highest honors in television were dominated by... Read more »