EXCLUSIVE Germany to hike 2022 inflation forecast to 6.1% – document

The skyline is pictured at the end of the first day under a partial lock down of the city by authorities due to the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Frankfurt, Germany, March 18, 2020. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BERLIN, April 25 (Reuters) – The German government … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Twitter under shareholder pressure to seek deal with Musk, sources say

Elon Musk’s twitter account is seen on a smartphone in this photo illustration taken, April 15, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register April 24 (Reuters) – Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) is coming under increasing pressure from its shareholders to negotiate with Elon Musk even though the world’s richest person has … Read more

Exclusive: ECB policymakers keen for quick end to bond buys, early rate hike

The logo of the European Central Bank (ECB) is pictured outside its headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, December 8, 2016. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, April 24 (Reuters) – European Central Bank policymakers are keen to end their bond purchase scheme at the earliest possible moment and raise … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Oil traders to cut Russian oil purchases from May 15 – sources

View shows railroad freight cars, including oil tanks, in Omsk, Russia May 1, 2020. REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, April 13 (Reuters) – Major global trading houses are planning to reduce crude and fuel purchases from Russia’s state-controlled oil companies as early as May 15, sources said, to avoid … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Sri Lanka seeking $3 billion in months to stave off crisis

Sri Lanka seeks further $500 mln from India for fuel Govt’s top priority to ensure normal supply of essentials To raise taxes and fuel prices within six months COLOMBO, April 9 (Reuters) – Sri Lanka will need about $3 billion in external assistance within the next six months to help restore supplies of essential items, … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Trafigura set to take zinc out of LME system, fueling concern -sources

Trafigura logo is pictured in the company entrance in Geneva, Switzerland March 11, 2012. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Traders worry zinc could see volatile moves after nickel chaos LME says aware of zinc tightness, monitoring all metals Zinc market tight after smelter cutbacks on high energy costs LONDON, … Read more