United Kingdom

Elizabeth Dilts

Goldman Sachs, China's Ping An back artificial intelligence firm H20.ai

5:53pm BST

NEW YORK Goldman Sachs Group Inc , China's Ping An Global Voyager Fund and others have invested $72.5 million (£59.9 million) in H20.ai, a rapidly growing artificial intelligence startup, the companies said on Tuesday.

Goldman CEO memo calls Apple Card 'a beginning' on launch day

4:52pm BST

NEW YORK Goldman Sachs Group Inc officially became a credit-card lender on Tuesday by rolling out its first product with Apple Inc , but the bank has aspirations to grow much bigger in consumer lending, its chief executive said in an internal memo viewed by Reuters.

Top U.S. CEOs say companies should put social responsibility above profit

11:30am BST

NEW YORK Corporate America is responsible for providing economic benefits to all, not just its investors, the Business Roundtable group said on Monday. | Video

Goldman hopes to lure iBorrowers with Apple card launch

05 Aug 2019

NEW YORK Goldman Sachs Group Inc's credit card is expected to appear in Apple Inc stores as soon as this week, introducing another major touchpoint with affluent, tech-savvy consumers the Wall Street bank hopes to lure.

Major U.S. banks lower benchmark interest rates following Fed rate cut

31 Jul 2019

NEW YORK Major U.S. banks lowered their benchmark rates for a wide range of consumer and commercial loans on Wednesday, following a rate cut from the Federal Reserve.

LSE-Offerte für Refinitiv zeigt Datenhunger der Börsenbetreiber

30 Jul 2019

London/New York Mit der geplanten 27 Milliarden Dollar schweren Übernahme des Finanzdatenanbieters Refinitiv sorgt die Londoner Börse LSE für einen Paukenschlag.

MOVES-UBS hires deputy chief investment officer for Americas from JPMorgan

29 Jul 2019

NEW YORK, July 29 UBS Group AG has hired a new deputy head of its chief investment office in the Americas, one of the Swiss bank's most public-facing divisions in the United States, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters on Monday.

U.S. teen wins $3 million at video game tournament Fortnite World Cup

29 Jul 2019

NEW YORK American teenager Kyle Giersdorf won $3 million (2.4 million pounds) on Sunday after taking the top prize in a tournament in New York for the popular online video game Fortnite. | Video

LSE's bid for Refinitiv spotlights quest for data, globality

29 Jul 2019

LONDON/NEW YORK London Stock Exchange Group Plc's planned purchase of Refinitiv in a $27 billion deal is the latest sign that exchange operators are focusing more on data products to increase revenue, while also trying to expand their global reach.

World News