OPEC and non-OPEC producers on Saturday (Dec 10) reached their first deal since 2001 to curtail oil output jointly and ease a global glut after more than two years of low prices that overstretched many budgets and spurred unrest in some countries.
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Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Saturday (Dec 10) said the country was on the verge of economic recovery as lawmakers approved a new round of pay cuts and tax hikes for 2017.
U.S. insurer Prudential Financial is investigating whether Wells Fargo employees signed up customers for its life insurance policies without their knowledge, a spokesman said on Saturday.
Financial activities that today are clustered in London will migrate to other European countries post-Brexit, but there will be no single hub to replace the City, senior EU figure Jeroen Dijsselbloem said.
Wall Street stocks bulldozed to fresh records yet again on Friday, with all three major indices jumping to new highs for the second straight session.
The euro dropped on Friday for a second consecutive day in a continued reaction to the European Central Bank's extending its bond-buying programme longer than many had anticipated.