Activist investor Land & Buildings
Investment Management LLC said on Tuesday a C$1.74 billion
go-private offer for Hudson's Bay Co from chairman and
other shareholders would likely not receive majority approval of
The Berlin Senate on Tuesday
approved a five-year rent freeze designed to tame soaring
housing costs in the German capital, bowing to pressure from
residents angry that their city has become unaffordable.
Sri Lankan shares dropped to a
one-week low on Tuesday as foreign investors exited from the
island nation's risky assets, while the rupee ended weaker on
dollar demand from importers.
** The benchmark stock index ended 0.17% weaker at
5,375.60, its lowest close since June 11. The bourse rose 1.61%
Europe sought to increase the
flow of money into businesses that tackle climate change on
Tuesday with the publication of European Commission guidelines
on what qualifies an investment as environmentally friendly.