Pan-European stock market operator
Euronext said it had launched a tender offer for all
the shares of Norwegian stock market operator Oslo Bors
, in a proposition valuing Oslo Bors at 625 million
euros ($717 million).
The wife of ousted Nissan Motor Co Ltd
chairman Carlos Ghosn has urged New York-based Human
Rights Watch to draw attention to his "harsh treatment" during
detention in a Japanese jail, a letter seen by Reuters showed on
The U.S. Federal Reserve is
wary of giving "fintech" firms such as OnDeck Capital Inc
or Kabbage Inc. access to the country's financial
infrastructure, putting the central bank at odds with other
regulators looking to bring them into the fold.
Sears has survived the
Great Depression and world wars. Whether the 126-year-old
retailer stays afloat or goes out of business now hinges in part
on paying for the enormous bill piled up by going broke.
Asian shares and U.S. stock
futures skidded on Monday after a shock contraction in Chinese
exports pointed to deepening cracks in the world's
second-biggest economy and raised fears of a sharper slowdown in
global growth and corporate profits.
Pachinko tycoon Kazuo Okada has
asked the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) to block the proposed
listing of Universal Entertainment Corp's domestic
unit, saying the Japanese gaming company has no authority to
proceed with the plan.