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Speculative Fervor Builds at Fringe of a Quiet Week for S&P 500

18.06.2018, 17:52

It was an outwardly boring week in the S&P 500. But in chancier corners of the market a decidedly risk-on tone is building, evidence traders are awakening after three months of shell shock.

Google to invest $550 million in Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com

18.06.2018, 17:26

Google will invest $550 million (414.9 million pounds) in Chinese e-commerce powerhouse JD.com (O:JD), part of the U.S. internet giant's efforts to expand its presence in fast-growing Asian markets and battle rivals including Amazon.com (O:AMZN).

U.S. top court mulls Apple's App Store commissions in antitrust case

18.06.2018, 17:05

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to take up Apple Inc's (O:AAPL) bid to escape a lawsuit accusing it of breaking federal antitrust laws by monopolizing the market for iPhone software applications and causing consumers to pay more than they should.

VW to announce interim Audi leader on Monday - source

18.06.2018, 16:37

Volkswagen Group (DE:VOWG_p) will name later on Monday an interim leader for its premium Audi (DE:NSUG) brand after the unit's Chief Executive Rupert Stadler was arrested, a person familiar with the matter said.

Amazon to add over 1,000 jobs in Ireland in country's biggest staff boost this year

18.06.2018, 16:04

Amazon (O:AMZN) will add more than 1,000 new jobs in Ireland over the next two years, the U.S. online retail giant said on Monday, taking its workforce to more than 3,500 in a country that continues to be a magnet for major technology firms.