Schaeuble says British were "deceived" in Brexit campaign
BERLIN British people were "endlessly lied to and deceived" in last year's Brexit referendum campaign, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said on Friday.
VIENNA Non-OPEC oil producers led by Russia agreed on Thursday to join OPEC in extending production cuts for nine months until March 2018, OPEC delegates said.
The combined cap on oil output for the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-members was agreed at around 1.8 million barrels per day.
The next OPEC and non-OPEC meeting is scheduled for Nov. 30, delegates said.
(Reporting by Reuters OPEC team; Editing by Dale Hudson)
LONDON A report has concluded that a so-called hard Brexit could cost banks up to 35 billion euros (30.7 billion pounds) and European customers were being overly optimistic if they thought lenders would pick up the bill, an industry source said on Friday.
BAGHDAD If Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is confirmed dead, he is likely to be succeeded by one of his top two lieutenants, both of whom were army officers under late Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein.