Billionaire Fredriksen picks investment chief, invites outside capital – Reuters

OSLO (Reuters) – Seatankers, the powerful holding company of Norwegian-born billionaire John Fredriksen, said on Thursday it had hired a veteran fund manager to broaden the group’s portfolio and brin…

U.S. plans major investment program with Colombia: White House – Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. officials will unveil a major economic investment program with the Colombian government next week as Washington expands its drive to yank supply chains out of China and br…

Colombia unveils plan to boost foreign investment, multinational relocations – Reuters

BOGOTA (Reuters) – Colombia’s government on Friday launched an effort to attract $11.5 billion in non-energy related foreign investment between now and 2022, in a bid to create jobs during the econom…

BlackRock downgrades IG credit to neutral, ups exposure to high-yield bonds – Reuters India

By Reuters Staff FILE PHOTO: A sign for BlackRock Inc hangs above its building in New York U.S., July 16, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – The BlackRock Investment Institut…

Colombia unveils plan to boost foreign investment, multinational relocations – Reuters

BOGOTA (Reuters) – Colombia’s government on Friday launched an effort to attract $11.5 billion in non-energy related foreign investment between now and 2022, in a bid to create jobs during the econom…

California investment advisor accused of $2.2 mln fraud – Reuters

The Securities and Exchange Commission Tuesday accused a California investment advisor and his company of stealing $2.2 million from clients. In a lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court for the S…

Breakingviews – Ant squashes some Asian investment bankers – Reuters

HONG KONG (Reuters Breakingviews) – Bankers this year are at the mercy of the mighty Ant. The Chinese fintech company’s initial public offering will have an outsized influence on their performance. A…

Indonesia, Japan promote own currencies for trade and investment – Reuters

JAKARTA, Aug 31 (Reuters) – Indonesia’s central bank and Japan’s finance ministry have named a number of banks as cross currency dealers to encourage the use of the rupiah and yen for bilateral trade…

More cash, less buzz for 2020 investment bank interns – Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) – Buzzing trading floors, classrooms and networking drinks have been replaced by online projects, ‘hackathons’ and fitness sessions for the class of 2020 investment banking interns. …

Billionaire Fredriksen picks investment chief, invites outside capital – Reuters

OSLO (Reuters) – Seatankers, the powerful holding company of Norwegian-born billionaire John Fredriksen, said on Thursday it had hired a veteran fund manager to broaden the group’s portfolio and brin…