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JPMorgan, Portugal in talks to resolve swaps tussle: source

16.05.2013, 01:17:50 ч.

LONDON (Reuters) - The Portuguese government and JP Morgan Chase & Co are attempting to resolve a tussle over potentially costly derivative contracts sold by the U.S. investment bank to state-owned companies.

Southwest Air boosts dividend, revises plane deliveries

16.05.2013, 01:08:51 ч.

(Reuters) - Southwest Airlines Co on Wednesday announced a boost in its dividend and its share repurchase program and said it is changing some plane orders and deliveries.

U.S. retail group criticizes Bangladesh safety accord

16.05.2013, 01:00:25 ч.

(Reuters) - A major U.S. retail trade group on Wednesday spoke out against a Bangladesh fire and building safety accord agreed to by mostly European companies, saying that signing on would expose American companies to a legally questionable binding arbitration provision.

Fund managers fail to offload investments following crisis: data

16.05.2013, 00:57:20 ч.

LONDON (Reuters) - Private equity funds have struggled to offload investments made before the financial crisis and are taking longer to pay out to investors, research showed on Wednesday.

South African union urges Lonmin workers to end strike

16.05.2013, 00:12:13 ч.

MARIKANA, South Africa (Reuters) - The main union at Lonmin's South African platinum shafts told striking miners to return to work on Wednesday, potentially defusing a two-day wildcat action that had raised fears of a fresh wave of labor violence.

UBS Americas hires in-house experts to spur life insurance sales

15.05.2013, 23:33:53 ч.

NEW YORK (Reuters) - After years of urging its financial advisers to sell more life insurance, UBS Wealth Management Americas is bringing in full-time experts and offering financial incentives to prod its tradition-bound sales force outside its comfort zone.

Fungus Wreaks Havoc on Coffee Crop

15.05.2013, 13:08:59 ч.

A fungus called roya is hurting production and is expected to cause crop losses of $500 million and cost 374,000 jobs in Central America this year, the International Coffee Organization says.

Hedge Funds Bet on Freddie, Fannie Rise

15.05.2013, 12:46:20 ч.

Some of the hedge funds that made fortunes in the housing-market crash are now betting on the recovery of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the government-controlled mortgage giants.

Greece Bulls Charge Into Corporate Bonds

15.05.2013, 11:15:04 ч.

Months of relative calm in Europe has investors taking another look.

Performance Slows With Age at Cisco

15.05.2013, 07:24:06 ч.

Ahead of the Tape: Cisco is no kid any more. The company that briefly was the most valuable on the planet 13 years ago now looks positively geriatric by comparison.