Presidential hopeful Bloomberg proposes new taxes, protections to rein in Wall Street

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg on Tuesday outlined a sweeping financial services policy proposal to rein in Wall Street trading, boost consumer protections, increase... Read more »

Democratic presidential hopeful Bloomberg calls for tighter financial industry regulations

FILE PHOTO: Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg addresses a news conference after launching his presidential bid in Norfolk, Virginia, U.S., November 25, 2019. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo NEW YORK... Read more »

Sanders says presidential rival Bloomberg will not excite voters

LAS VEGAS – Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said on Saturday Mike Bloomberg would not generate the “excitement and energy” needed to win the White House, focusing on... Read more »

Huawei cyber security chief says no operator gives it access to intercept equipment

LONDON (Reuters) – Huawei’s cyber security chief said on Friday that he was not aware of any mobile operator ever having given the Chinese company access to the equipment... Read more »

Plant a trillion trees: U.S. Republicans offer fossil fuel-friendly climate fix

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican lawmakers on Wednesday proposed legislation setting a goal for the United States to plant a trillion trees by 2050 to fight global warming, a plan... Read more »

SEC’s shareholder advice proposal draws ire from Republican hedge fund donors

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. securities regulator is on a collision course with powerful hedge funds executives, including former White House advisor Carl Icahn and Republican mega-donor Paul... Read more »

PG&E proposes board revamp in revised bankruptcy plan

FILE PHOTO – A PG&E truck carrying an American Flag drives past PG&E repair trucks in Paradise, California, U.S. November 21, 2018. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage (Reuters) – Bankrupt California power... Read more »

U.S. SEC Commissioner defends proposal on shareholder voting rules

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A top official at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday defended an agency shareholder voting proposal amid “misconception” received from the SEC’s public consultation... Read more »

Airbus agrees to settle corruption probes with U.S., France, UK

FILE PHOTO: An Airbus A350 takes off at the aircraft builder’s headquarters in Colomiers near Toulouse, France, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau PARIS (Reuters) – Airbus (AIR.PA) has agreed... Read more »

U.S. state AGs, Justice Department officials to meet and coordinate on Google probe: sources

The logo of Google is seen in Davos, Switzerland Januar 20, 2020. Picture taken January 20, 2020. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann (Reuters) – U.S. state attorneys general will meet Justice Department... Read more »