The Bank of Portugal is evaluating
Angolan billionaire businesswoman Isabel dos Santos' suitability
as a shareholder of Portuguese banks, it told Reuters on
Thursday, after an Angolan court ordered that her assets in the
country be frozen earlier this week.
Australian shares are set to open higher
on Friday, as investor confidence improved after China announced
fresh stimulus to prop up its economy, while energy and mining
stocks are likely to rise.
The local share price index futures ...
The value of U.S. oil and gas mergers and
acquisitions reached a five-year peak of $96 billion in 2019 on
the back of competing bids for Anadarko Petroleum, energy data
provider Enverus said on Thursday.
Brazil posted a foreign
exchange outflow of $16.1 billion in the first four weeks of
December, central bank figures on Thursday showed, putting the
country on track to post a record annual FX outflow last year of
more than $43 billion.
Brazil's trade surplus shrank
20% to $46.67 billion last year, official data showed on
Thursday, as upwardly revised exports in recent months failed to
mask a widespread slump in overseas demand for Brazilian goods
over the course of 2019.