With Iran squeezed out, U.S. oil takes on new rivals in Europe

When the global oil trading industry gathered for its biggest annual meeting in Asia in September last year, U.S. oil producing companies came well prepared......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 11th, 2019

As dollar powers US dominance, rivals build workarounds

Iran sanctions have spurred Europe and India to devise systems to trade with Tehran without using the U.S. currency. The alternative methods diminish the power of the U.S. to impose its policies around the globe......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 29th, 2019

Google and Facebook Likely to Benefit From Europe"s Privacy Crackdown

Big tech companies gain while smaller online ad firms are squeezed under the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, which takes effect in May......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 24th, 2018

How Europe"s New Privacy Rules Favor Google and Facebook

Big tech companies gain while smaller online ad firms are squeezed under the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, which takes effect in May......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 23rd, 2018

Currencies: Dollar on track almost 1% weekly gain, as trade and Trump comments weigh on rivals

The U.S. dollar index takes aim at a nearly 1% weekly gain Friday, as its rivals struggle in the face of trade-war worries and comments from President Donald Trump during his Europe trip......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 13th, 2018

U.S. Takes Trade Fight to Smaller Nations

The White House push to confront rivals over trade has spread beyond the world’s biggest economies like China and Europe to include poorer countries that also see the U.S. as a critical market for their goods......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 12th, 2018

Europe stocks open narrowly lower after China takes step to lower yuan concerns

European stocks opened with narrow losses after China's central bank set the yuan's reference point higher than expected early Tuesday. The Stoxx Europe 600 fel.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 6th, 2019

Google to allow rival search engines to compete on Android - at a price

Alphabet Inc's Google will allow rivals to compete to be the default search engines on new Android devices in Europe, but they will have to pay for the privilege......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 2nd, 2019

Google to allow rivals to bid for place among default Android options

Alphabet's Google will allow rivals to buy the chance of winning default search engine status on new Android devices in Europe, the U.S. company said on Friday in its latest proposal to ward off fresh EU antitrust penalties......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 2nd, 2019

Time For Europe To Get Over The "Worst Deal Ever"

Authored by Con Coughlin via The Gatestone Institute, With tensions rising in the Gulf by the day as a result of Iran's increasingly provocative conduct, the refusal of the ma.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 22nd, 2019

Iran Threatens To Surpass 20% Uranium Enrichment After IAEA Confirms 4.5%

Though we're still a good distance away from the 90% uranium enrichment level it takes to build nuclear weapons, at this rate Iran will get there fast. After confirming Iran has broken.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 8th, 2019

Europe demands Iran reverse course as Tehran violates the nuclear deal

Drew Angerer/Getty Images The European signatories fighting to save the Iran nuclear deal in the wake of America's unilateral withdrawal last year expressed concern in response to repeated violations of the 2015 agreement by Tehran this.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 7th, 2019

Trump To Unleash Hell On Europe: EU Announces Channel To Circumvent SWIFT And Iran Sanctions Is Now Operational

With the world waiting for the first headlines from the Trump-Xi meeting, the most important and unexpected news of the day hit moments ago, when Europe a.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 28th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil prices close to new multiweek high as traders weigh G-20 trade uncertainty, supply factors

Oil prices look set to notch new multiweek highs on Thursday, as global markets await pivotal trade discussions at the Group of 20 leaders summit; Iran issues simmer and the global supply picture takes shape......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 27th, 2019

Metals Stocks: Gold takes aim at fresh 2013 highs as U.S.-Iran tensions build

Geopolitical tensions helped nudge investors into gold on Tuesday, driving the precious metal deeper into record territory......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 25th, 2019

Eldorado Resorts takes on bigger rivals with $8.5 billion Caesars buy

U.S. casino operator Eldorado Resorts Inc has agreed to buy rival Caesars Entertainment Corp for about $8.5 billion in cash and stock, as it looks to build scale to take on larger companies such as Las Vegas Sands and Wynn Resorts......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 24th, 2019

G20 nerves hit Europe stocks; dollar slips to three-month low

European stocks stumbled and the dollar hit three-month lows on Monday as hopes waned for progress in Sino-U.S. trade talks at this week's G20 meeting and fears of an escalation in Iran tensions flared up......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 24th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. plans new Iran sanctions as Europe tries to defuse tensions

The U.S. plans to impose major new sanctions on Iran, signaling it won’t ease pressure despite a diplomatic push by European leaders to persuade Washington and Tehran to show restraint......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 24th, 2019

Russia Will Help Iran With Oil, Banking If Europe"s SPV Payment Channel Not Launched

With Ira.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 21st, 2019

Europe Markets: Europe markets tick up despite Iran tension

Bearish investors re-evaluated their outlook as central banks stood ready to act.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 21st, 2019

Trump Today: Trump Today: President takes stock market victory lap as he threatens Iran

President Donald Trump highlighted stocks hitting record territory, a point he has previously linked to his stewardship of the nation, as he criticized Iran for shooting down a drone......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 20th, 2019