Mexican peso advances after post-Brexit agreement, stock market falls

MEXICO CITY, Dec 24 (Reuters) – The Mexican peso appreciated on Thursday, driven by a global wave of risk appetite after the United Kingdom struck a deal with the European Union that would prevent it from a chaotic exit from one of the largest blocs. world commercials. The stock market, meanwhile, ended the session with … Read more

US lawmakers block Trump’s proposed changes to coronavirus relief bill

By Andy Sullivan, Richard Cowan File image of workers cleaning the steps of the Capitol in Washington, USA. December 16, 2020. REUTERS / Erin Scott WASHINGTON, Dec 24 (Reuters) – Republicans and Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday blocked attempts to amend a $ 2.3 trillion government spending and coronavirus aid bill … Read more

London to feature “latest roll of dice” in resumption of trade negotiations with EU

By Alistair Smout, Gabriela Baczynska The chief negotiator for Brexit of the European Union. Michel Barnier, arrives at the Brussels-South railway station on his return from London, in Brussels, Belgium. December 5, 2020. REUTERS / Yves Herman LONDON / BRUSSELS, Dec 5 (Reuters) – UK and European Union negotiators will meet in Brussels on Sunday … Read more

British leader and EU chief agree to continue Brexit negotiations on Sunday

By Alistair Smout, Gabriela Baczynska FILE PHOTO: A British Union Jack flag flutters outside the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium January 30, 2020. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir/File Photo LONDON / BRUSSELS, Dec 5 (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen ordered their negotiators to resume their trade talks on … Read more

Scott Atlas resigns as Trump’s special adviser on coronavirus

File image of US President Donald Trump listening to Dr. Scott Atlas during an appearance on the coronavirus at the White House, Washington, USA. August 12, 2020. REUTERS / Kevin Lamarque WASHINGTON, Nov 30 (Reuters) – Dr. Scott Atlas has tendered his resignation as special adviser to President Donald Trump, a White House official said … Read more

UK confirms bird flu outbreak at turkey farm

FILE PHOTO: A group of turkeys in a field at Kings Coppice Farm in Cookham, Berkshire, UK, on ​​November 10, 2020. REUTERS / Matthew Childs LONDON, Nov 29 (Reuters) – Britain has confirmed an outbreak of bird flu on a turkey farm in northern England, the British government reported Sunday. “An outbreak of avian flu … Read more

Creval is preparing to fight against Crédit Agricole’s offer

By Pamela Barbaglia, Valentina Za LONDON / MILAN (Reuters) – Credito Valtellinese (Creval) is preparing to fight for an increase in the offer of 737 million euros launched by the subsidiary of Crédit Agricole, which is considered by the Italian bank as too low, Reuters learned from two sources familiar with the matter. Miro Fiordi, … Read more

The United Kingdom does not contemplate a return to austerity in the new spending plan

By William Schomberg, Paul Sandle LONDON, Nov 22 (Reuters) – British Finance Minister Rishi Sunak said there will be no return to austerity in the public spending plan he will announce on Wednesday, even as the coronavirus crisis pushes Britain’s debt higher than 2 trillion pounds (2.7 trillion dollars or 2.25 trillion euros). Sunak, which … Read more

MARKET POINT – Caution expected in Europe, doubts about the recovery in the US

* Décision inattendue de Mnuchin sur un programme de prêts de la Fed * Les indices européens attendus sans grand changement * Les futures US dans le rouge après une clôture positive par Blandine Henault PARIS, 20 novembre (Reuters) – Les principales Bourses européennes devraient ouvrir sur une note stable vendredi, la prudence l’emportant face … Read more

UK to ban the sale of new gasoline and diesel vehicles from 2030

LONDON, Nov 18 (Reuters) – Britain to ban the sale of new gasoline and diesel cars and vans from 2030, five years ahead of schedule, following the so-called “green revolution” that Prime Minister Boris Johnson is considering leading. carried out in order to reduce emissions to net zero by 2050. FILE PHOTO: An exhaust pipe … Read more