Credit Suisse Group AG (CSGN.S)
NEW YORK U.S. stocks turned mixed on Tuesday on earnings reports, with the Down Jones Industrial Average breaching the 23,000 mark for the first time, while the U.S. Treasury yield curve flattened and the dollar rose to a one-week high on increased inflation expectations. | Video
* European shares slip from highs as results, commodities weigh
* Credit Suisse rises after activist investor move (Recasts, adds details and quote, updates prices at close)
NEW YORK U.S. stocks turned mixed on Tuesday, with traders unimpressed by some bank earnings reports, while the U.S. Treasury yield curve flattened and the dollar rose to a one-week high on increased inflation expectations.
* Sterling sinks as rate-setters talk (Recasts with U.S. trading, updates throughout, changes byline, dateline, previous LONDON)
ZURICH Activist investor RBR Capital Advisors sought on Tuesday to rally support for a campaign to break up Credit Suisse , hoping to capitalise on unrest after Switzerland's second-biggest bank lost about a quarter of its value since 2015.
* Activist goes public after meetings with Credit Suisse (Adds investor comment, updates share price, details on meetings)
Online micro-credit provider Qudian Inc's initial public offering could be priced above the expected range of $19-$22 per American depositary share, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
LONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) - Calls to action are designed to provoke an immediate response. Such imperatives are understandable in the case of Credit Suisse. Shares in the Swiss lender are 13 percent below the price at which it raised money from investors in 2015 and have underperformed the STOXX Europe 600 Banks index by 23 percent since Tidjane Thiam became chief executive. Even so, a plan to split the Zurich-based group into three faces a capital markets conundrum.
LONDON, Oct 17 World stocks stayed near record highs on Tuesday, as a flurry of U.S. earnings and a rally in commodity markets helped underpin one of the most durable bull runs of recent history.