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  1. FILE PHOTO: The opening of NHS Nightingale Yorkshire and the Humber hospital in Harrogate, Britain

    Lead gets lifeline as essential industries energise battery demand

    Demand for lead-acid batteries from hospitals and food producers seeking more backup power during the coronavirus pandemic is helping battery and ...
  2. FILE PHOTO:  A view of the U.S. Capitol dome in Washington

    US leveraged loan defaults at six-year high as coronavirus hits businesses

    The monthly tally of defaults in the U.S. leveraged loan market has hit a six-year high, data from Fitch Ratings showed, as companies are either ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: The logo of U.S. motorcycle company Harley-Davidson is seen on one of their models at a

    Harley-Davidson lays off staff, cuts salaries, amid coronavirus outbreak

    Harley-Davidson Inc said on Wednesday the majority of its global production employees were currently on a temporary layoff due to the coronavirus ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Shareholders shop for discounted products at the Kraft Heinz booth at the annual Berksh

    Kraft Heinz's credit rating cut to 'junk' by Fitch

    Kraft Heinz Co's debt rating was cut to "junk" by global credit ratings agency Fitch on Friday, a day after the ketchup and sausage maker ...
  5. WeWork offices in San Francisco

    Fitch downgrades WeWork after aborted IPO leaves financing hole

    Global credit rating agency Fitch Ratings on Tuesday downgraded WeWork's credit rating by two notches to "CCC+", putting the Softbank-backed ...