Britain wants binding
commitments from the European Union on financial market access
to avoid the country's finance industry suddenly being cut off
from the bloc, a request Brussels has rejected, EU officials and
South Africa's rand jumped
more than 1% to a 2-1/2 month high on Tuesday in an emerging
market rally spurred by growing hopes for a global economic
recovery, prompting investors to ditch safe-havens for high
Shares in Innogy,
once Germany's No.1 energy group by market cap, are expected to
be delisted this week, as rival E.ON said it
completed a buy-out of minority shareholders as part of a
broader deal to break up the firm.
Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai
and Mercedes Benz are offering Indian car buyers "teaser loans",
a move that sources said followed a softening of the central
bank's stance due to a coronavirus-induced economic slump.
JPMorgan Chase & Co and
Barclays Plc will pay $20.7 million to resolve
investors' claims they conspired to rig the Mexican government
bond market, the first of nine banks in the proposed
class-action litigation to settle.