DUBLIN, May 31 (Reuters) - Ireland's central bank signalled
that it might increase the amount of capital that banks must set
aside as extra protection against risks from future crises,
LONDON, May 31 (Reuters) - The panic in Italian bonds this
week again exposed the risks associated with periods of
unusually low market volatility that lure traders into leveraged
bets on the calm persisting forever - and magnifying the blowout
when uncertainty rears its head again.
COPENHAGEN, May 31 (Reuters) - Iceland's Arion Bank
on Thursday set the price range for its stock
market listing in Reykjavik and Stockholm at between 68 and 79
Icelandic crowns per share, potentially valuing the bank at up
to 143 billion crowns.
May 31 (Reuters) - In a landmark deal that could accelerate
wide-scale deployment of self-driving cars, General Motors Co
said on Thursday that Japan's SoftBank Group Corp
will invest $2.25 billion in GM Cruise Holdings LLC,
the carmaker's autonomous vehicle unit.