Slack ends first day of trading worth nearly $20 billion

2019-06-20

Slack Technologies Inc. ended its first day on Wall Street worth nearly $20 billion, after the creator of a popular workplace-chat tool made its public debut via an unconventional route. The business-communications company began trading on the New York Stock Exchange in a direct listing, through which Slack WORK, +48.54%Read More →

Goldman says Trump tariff threat ‘raises odds of further tariff escalation’ as stock market’s calm phase ends abruptly

2019-05-06

A period of relative placidity in global markets has come to a screeching halt amid President Donald Trump’s elevated, and surprising, truculence on China tariffs, prompting strategists at Goldman Sachs to increase in their forecast the chances for an escalation of international trade tensions. Although the strategists believe there isRead More →

Wynn ends deal talks with Crown Resorts By Reuters

2019-04-09

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Wynn Resorts Ltd property in Las Vegas (Reuters) – Casino operator Wynn Resorts Ltd said on Tuesday it terminated takeover discussions with Australia’s Crown Resorts. “Following the premature disclosure of preliminary discussions, Wynn Resorts has terminated all discussions with Crown Resorts concerning any transaction,” Wynn said.Read More →

Asian markets mostly rise after U.S. shutdown ends

2019-01-27

Shares rose in Asia on Monday after President Donald Trump temporarily re-opened the U.S. government. Japan was the main regional outlier, as the Nikkei 225 index NIK, -0.60%   lost 0.4% with uncertainty over China-U.S. trade talks bringing a lull in buying sentiment. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index HSI, -0.14%Read More →