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UPDATE 2-South Africa to consider new nuclear in affordable way

1:00pm BST

* IRP to be taken to cabinet in 2-3 weeks (Adds analyst, detail, context)

Asset managers farm out trading as costs and complexity climb

06 Aug 2019

LONDON It's 10 o'clock at night, and Benjamin Arnold's day is just beginning. The former Goldman Sachs trader is gearing up to trade equities in Asia from his small office thousands of miles away in Park City, Utah.

RPT-INSIGHT-Asset managers farm out trading as costs and complexity climb

06 Aug 2019

LONDON, Aug 6 It's 10 o'clock at night, and Benjamin Arnold's day is just beginning. The former Goldman Sachs trader is gearing up to trade equities in Asia from his small office thousands of miles away in Park City, Utah.

South African court blocks Zambian plan to sell Vedanta copper mine

23 Jul 2019

JOHANNESBURG/LUSAKA South Africa's High Court on Tuesday has ordered the Zambian government to halt the sale of Vedanta Resources's majority-owned Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) until a final decision is made through arbitration.

UPDATE 2-South African court blocks Zambian plan to sell Vedanta copper mine

23 Jul 2019

JOHANNESBURG/LUSAKA, July 23 South Africa's High Court on Tuesday has ordered the Zambian government to halt the sale of Vedanta Resources's majority-owned Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) until a final decision is made through arbitration.

European startups navigate long, winding road to self-driving future

11 Jul 2019

OXFORD, England Far from the sunny, wide streets of Phoenix, where Waymo's self-driving taxis ply their trade, a handful of European startups are developing driverless cars to navigate the clogged, chaotic, rain-swept roads of European cities. | Video

Investors swoop on British build-to-rent sector

03 Jul 2019

Property firms are turning to Britain's budding build-to-rent sector, which caters to students and city dwellers seeking affordable accommodation, as traditional home building and selling falters on weak consumer confidence.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Swiss stock exchange volumes jumped, OTC fell on 1st day of EU share ban -data

02 Jul 2019

* Swiss volume below June average on Monday - Reuters calculations

Investors scramble to swerve Swiss share trading block after EU row

01 Jul 2019

LONDON/ZURICH European stock investors and brokers are rushing to find workarounds before Swiss shares are blocked from trading on EU exchanges on Monday after a collapse in talks to resolve a dispute between Brussels and Switzerland.

Fearing stock market rout, investors seek shelter in dependable dividends

01 Jul 2019

LONDON Defensive equity strategies focused on high payouts and steady earnings have gained in popularity this year as investors flock to safety, worried the biggest stock market rally in decades is about to come crashing down.

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EU rebuffs Johnson's Brexit gambit

The European Union on Tuesday rebuffed Prime Minister Boris Johnson's demand that it reopen the Brexit divorce deal, saying Britain had failed to propose any realistic alternative to an agreed insurance policy for the Irish border.