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Climate protesters arrested outside Swiss banks

Environmental activists, seeking to pressure Swiss banks into halting the financing of fossil fuels, blocked entrances to Credit Suisse in Zurich and UBS in Basel on Mond...

Climate protesters arrested outside Swiss banks

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Swiss police detain dozens of climate protesters outside bank Activists were carried away after blocking off the entrance to Credit Suisse, one of the biggest banks in Switzerland. The arrests come as student la...
19:51, 2019-07-08

Climate change protesters arrested outside New York Times NEW YORK (AP) — Climate change protesters have been arrested after they blocked traffic outside the New York Times building. The protesters from the ...
22:17, 2019-06-22

Climate Protesters Arrested At Texas Port During US Presidential Debate Police have arrested the Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for 18 hours by tying themselves to a bridge and ...
18:00, 2019-09-13

Climate protesters arrested at Texas port during U.S. presidential debate Police have arrested the Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for 18 hours by tying themselves to a bridge and ...
19:00, 2019-09-13

Climate change protesters arrested after super-gluing themselves to US Capitol Seventeen climate change protesters were reportedly arrested Tuesday night in a demonstration where members of their activist group superglued themse...
07:17, 2019-07-24

Climate protesters arrested at Texas port ahead of U.S. presidential debate Police on Thursday arrested Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for hours by tying themselves to a bridge and ...
06:51, 2019-09-13

Quebec climate activists seek donations to help cover arrested protesters’ legal costs Extinction Rebellion Quebec says it is devoted to putting pressure on both the provincial and federal governments to adopt rigorous environmental pol...
22:51, 2019-10-11

Swiss gov't OKs regulatory approach for big banks The Swiss government does not see any need for fundamental changes in the way big banks including UBS Group and Credit Suisse are regulated, it said ...
11:17, 2019-07-03

Swiss banks see growth shifting to EU if no treaty is struck Swiss banks will have to shift more operations to the European Union if Switzerland fails to secure a treaty with the trading bloc, Geneva private ba...
22:00, 2019-10-08

Purdue Pharma owners hid millions in Swiss banks: NY AG The family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma used Swiss bank accounts to conceal the transfer of millions of dollars from the company to themse...
02:51, 2019-09-14

Old Swiss Franc Mortgages Could Come Back to Haunt Polish Banks The European Union’s top court ruled in favor of Polish consumers who took out low-rate mortgages tied to the Swiss franc years ago, only to see the ...
21:34, 2019-10-03

Swiss regulator fines banks for fixing forex trading Five banks have been fined a total of 90 million Swiss francs ($90.5 million) for colluding to rig the multi-trillion dollar foreign exchange market,...
11:17, 2019-06-06

Money In Swiss Banks: India Slips To 74th Place, UK Remains On Top India has moved down one place to 74th rank in terms of money parked by its citizens and enterprises with Swiss banks, while the UK has retained its ...
15:51, 2019-06-30

UPDATE 2-Swiss regulator fines banks for fixing forex trading Five banks have been fined a total of 90 million Swiss francs ($90.5 million) for colluding to rig the multi-trillion dollar foreign exchange market,...
12:17, 2019-06-06

Opiate tycoons stashed $1 billion in Swiss banks amid probe: Court files The Sackler family, which owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, is believed to have transferred about $1 billion (€900 million) to themselves, includin...
14:17, 2019-09-14

Swiss police use tear gas on Cameroon opposition protesters BERLIN (AP) — Swiss police say officers used tear gas to disperse Cameroon opposition protesters trying to reach a Geneva hotel where the Central Afr...
17:00, 2019-06-29

Global climate strike: Thousands join Australian rallies as protesters around world demand action on climate change Incredible images show tens of thousands of protesters gathering in Australia as what could be the largest climate protest in history gets under way ...
00:51, 2019-09-21

Retreating Swiss glacier spurred May's new 2050 climate goal British Prime Minister Theresa May said her surprise at the rapid retreat of a glacier she knew from years of walking holidays in the Swiss Alps had ...
17:17, 2019-06-19

Climate activists hold event to mark vanishing Swiss glacier Hundreds of climate activists paid their respects to a Swiss glacier on Sunday that is due to disappear over the next decade, the victim of a warming...
17:00, 2019-09-22

Lily Cole calls on UK banks to take climate crisis more seriously Actor/model latest high-profile name to emerge as a customer of ethical bank TriodosLily Cole has backed calls for UK banks to “radically transform” ...
12:00, 2019-09-28

San Francisco Fed Wants to Reward Banks for Climate-Change Loans The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco says banks can get extra credit for making loans that help communities adapt to climate change and prepare ...
20:00, 2019-06-17

Malaysia to require banks to report exposure to climate risks Malaysia's central bank governor said financial institutions will be required to report their exposure to climate risks and the information it gather...
18:00, 2019-09-25

Banks worth $47 trillion adopt new U.N.-backed climate principles Banks with more than $47 trillion in assets, or a third of the global industry, adopted new U.N.-backed "responsible banking" principles to fight cli...
05:51, 2019-09-23

Development banks' climate funding at all-time high in 2018 Climate projects won record financing from the world's big development banks last year, with funds committed up 60% since the 2015 Paris climate acco...
01:51, 2019-06-14

Central banks' key policy goals are under threat from climate change, warns UBS Central banks around the world must proactively fight climate change in their own investment portfolios in order to safeguard their key priorities, a...
13:34, 2019-07-02

Banks worth $47 trillion adopt new UN-backed climate, sustainability principles Banks collectively with more than $47 trillion in assets, or a third of the global industry, signed up on Sunday to new United Nations-backed respons...
05:51, 2019-09-23

EU-Swiss trading dispute has Brexit implications, says Swiss stock exchange boss A stock exchange dispute between Switzerland and the European Union could be a sign of things to come for the U.K., according to the CEO of Switzerla...
21:00, 2019-09-09

'Miracle' needed for quick EU-Swiss treaty deal, Swiss minister says It would take a "miracle" for Switzerland and the European Union to clinch a quick deal over a stalled partnership treaty that has disrupted cross-bo...
13:51, 2019-08-04

Dozens of ICE protesters arrested in Midtown Dozens of protesters were arrested during a sit-in at Microsoft’s Midtown store over the tech giant’s handling of web services for the US...
07:17, 2019-09-16

Three protesters arrested over Heathrow drone threat Flights operate as normal after climate activists ‘blocked by signal-jamming technology’Three people have been arrested after protesters attempted to...
14:34, 2019-09-13

Extinction Rebellion protesters arrested in London Hundreds of demonstrators set up camp across the UK, disrupting traffic and concrete production. The second day of a week long nationwide protest dem...
22:17, 2019-07-17

Flash mob protesters arrested in Hong Kong Demonstrators have used cat-and-mouse tactics with riot police, diffusing into small groups to complicate policing efforts. But police have also resp...
22:17, 2019-10-13

More than 470 protesters arrested in Ecuador over fuel prices Violent protests across Ecuador kicked off after the government announced the elimination of 40-year-old fuel subsidies. Hundreds of protesters over ...
04:00, 2019-10-08

Two protesters arrested over Heathrow drone threat Flights operate as normal after climate activists ‘blocked by signal-jamming technology’Two people have been arrested as protesters attempted to fly ...
12:00, 2019-09-13

Twelve protesters arrested over Heathrow drone threat Flights operate as normal after climate activists ‘blocked by signal-jamming technology’Twelve people have been arrested over a drone protest at Heat...
21:34, 2019-09-13

Kazakhstan elects Tokayev president; 500 protesters arrested Police arrested hundreds of protesters in Kazakhstan as the country elected incumbent Kassym Jomart-Tokayev president with more than 70 percent of th...
21:00, 2019-06-10

Environmental protesters arrested after gluing themselves to tunnels under Capitol Environmental protesters caused a ruckus Tuesday after gluing themselves to two doorways connecting the Cannon Building to the U.S. Capitol in a bid ...
11:00, 2019-07-24

Dozens of anti-ICE protesters arrested at NYC Microsoft store New York City police said Saturday that 76 immigration policy protesters had been arrested at a demonstration outside Microsoft's flagship store in m...
10:34, 2019-09-15

Extinction Rebellion: elderly protesters arrested and charged in Tasmania Four people, all aged 77, among nine protesters arrested and charged at Launceston protestFour Tasmanians aged in their late 70s are among a swag of ...
03:34, 2019-10-12

Dozens of protesters arrested at rallies on Kazakh leader's birthday Kazakh police detained dozens of protesters who took to the streets of major cities on Saturday to mark the 79th birthday of veteran leader Nursultan...
23:51, 2019-07-06

Police take hard line on arrested Extinction Rebellion protesters Met assembles team of 30 officers to investigate disruption by activists Police say they may seek to get charges brought against 1,100 Extinction Reb...
07:01, 2019-05-25

Climate protesters tell carmakers 'the party is over' Thousands of protesters marched in front of Frankfurt's IAA car show on Saturday to demand a swift end to combustion engines and a shift to environme...
02:34, 2019-09-15

Dozens arrested as Extinction Rebellion protesters blockade Melbourne bridge The climate protesters had promised to shut down the Princes Bridge near Flinders Street station from middayClimate protesters have blockaded a bridg...
13:51, 2019-09-14

Nearly 100 protesters arrested after part of New York freeway shut down in anti-ICE demonstration Nearly 100 protestors in New York were arrested Saturday during a demonstration outside an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) office where the...
19:17, 2019-08-12

Environmental protesters spray UK's Treasury building with fake blood, four arrested British police arrested four members of the climate activist group Extinction Rebellion on Thursday after they used a fire engine to spray the U.K.’s...
18:34, 2019-10-03

Protesters: Climate change worse than ISIS As people across the country continue a weekend of climate change protests today, many believe the threat is far greater than the global ISIS terror ...
20:51, 2019-09-23

May urges climate protesters to get out and vote Green In Longueuil, Que., on Tuesday, Green Leader Elizabeth May says she backs the movement known as Extinction Rebellion, whose members shut down Montrea...
05:34, 2019-10-09

Climate protesters try to block UK's Johnson as he goes to palace Demonstrators briefly tried to block the wide ceremonial road leading to Buckingham Palace on Wednesday as Britain's incoming Prime Minister Boris Jo...
16:51, 2019-07-24

Hong Kong Protesters Throw Petrol Bombs At CCTV Cameras; 29 Arrested Hong Kong's police said on Sunday they arrested 29 people after clashes overnight in which volleys of tear gas were fired to disperse anti-government...
23:00, 2019-08-25

Dozens of Hong Kong protesters arrested as officials warn of ‘very dangerous situation’ Hong Kong wrapped up a weekend of tumultuous protests that resulted in 86 people — including one as young as 12 — arrested and a stern wa...
19:00, 2019-08-26

17 Protesters, Including Missouri Director of Planned Parenthood, Arrested Outside Governor's Office As Missouri awaits a decision on whether its last abortion clinic will remain open, protests have resulted in over a dozen arrests, including M’Evie ...
07:34, 2019-05-31

London police arrest 276 climate change protesters London's Metropolitan Police said on Monday it had so far arrested 267 people taking part in demonstrations organized by the climate change prot...
03:00, 2019-10-08

Climate-change protesters block BBC headquarters in London Extinction Rebellion protesters blocked the BBC's headquarters on Friday, calling on Britain's public service broadcaster to treat climate change wit...
12:34, 2019-10-11

'Sorry, this is an emergency': Climate protesters block streets around the world Thousands of climate-change protesters took to the streets in cities around the world on Monday, launching two weeks of peaceful civil disobedience t...
06:00, 2019-10-08

London police arrest 135 climate change protesters London's Metropolitan Police have arrested 135 people taking part in protests organized by the climate change protest group Extinction Rebellion, the...
06:00, 2019-10-08

Climate protesters rally as Europe votes on parliament BERLIN — Protesters — many of them too young to vote — took to the streets Friday across the European Union to demand tougher action agai...
04:51, 2019-05-25

Extinction Rebellion protesters call on BBC to 'tell climate truth' Activists block entrance to headquarters of BBC, accusing it of staying silent on crisisExtinction Rebellion activists have called on the BBC to “tel...
12:00, 2019-10-11

'Sorry, this is an emergency': Climate protesters block streets around world Thousands of climate activists took to the streets of cities around the world on Monday, launching two weeks of peaceful civil disobedience to demand...
17:34, 2019-10-07

Climate Protesters and World Leaders: Same Planet, Different Worlds Friday’s global climate protests put the gap between activists and many of the world leaders preparing to meet in New York City next week into stark ...
18:51, 2019-09-21

Climate protesters block cruise ship in Kiel Police called in the special forces to deal with climate protesters in the northern German port of Kiel. About 50 people blocked the departure of the...
05:17, 2019-06-10

In New York, global climate protesters plead for action Ahead of Monday's United Nations Climate Action Summit, young activists took to the streets and gathered at their own climate conference in New York ...
04:17, 2019-09-24

Climate protesters interrupt speech by UK finance minister Climate change protesters briefly interrupted a high-profile speech by British Finance Minister Philip Hammond to leaders of the country's financial ...
00:51, 2019-06-21

Fate of 24 arrested Hong Kong protesters hangs in balance as anger turns on police Hong Kong protesters have managed to pull off an unlikely victory, forcing the city's Beijing-appointed leader to suspend an extradition bill that wo...
11:51, 2019-06-21

Queensland police to get new powers to search climate change protesters Crackdown includes new laws that make it illegal to possess a device used for locking on, and comes as Extinction Rebellion ramps up activitiesQueens...
07:34, 2019-08-20

'How dare you?' Thunberg's U.N. speech inspires Dutch climate protesters Thousands of Dutch children skipped school to join a global climate strike on Friday, blocking traffic and asking their leaders "how dare you?" in a ...
03:00, 2019-09-28

London City Airport braces for possible shutdown by climate protesters London City Airport was braced for disruption on Thursday after climate-change protesters Extinction Rebellion vowed to occupy its terminal and shut ...
05:00, 2019-10-10

| WATCH | Climate protesters block Johnson's visit to the queen Demonstrators briefly tried to block the wide ceremonial road leading to Buckingham Palace on Wednesday as Boris Johnson was driving up it in a convo...
00:34, 2019-07-25

Police arrest 70 climate change protesters outside New York Times Police arrested 70 environmental protesters outside the New York Times headquarters who laid down in the street and climbed onto the building to dema...
05:00, 2019-06-23

Climate-change protesters hold London 'funeral' march Thousands of Extinction Rebellion protesters marched through London's best-known shopping street on Saturday in what they called a funeral march to e...
23:17, 2019-10-12

The Latest: Climate protesters leave German coal mine BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on climate protests around a coal mine in western Germany (all times local): 2:20 p.m. Hundreds of climate activists have en...
17:17, 2019-06-23

Climate protesters crash red carpet at Venice film Biennale Hundreds rushed the red carpet on the Venice International Film Festival's final day to demand climate action and a ban on cruise ships in the Italia...
20:51, 2019-09-07

French police criticised for using pepper spray on climate protesters Video showing police removing seated demonstrators in Paris causes outrage on social mediaFrance’s interior minister has asked the Paris police chief...
12:51, 2019-07-01

Climate change protesters take over red carpet at Venice Film Festival The demonstrators got the support of rocker Mick Jagger and veteran actor Donald Sutherland, who will walk that red carpet later to present their thr...
10:17, 2019-09-08

Young protesters at DNC headquarters demand debate on climate crisis DNC has declined to hold a climate-specific debate even as Democratic voters rank rising temperatures as a top priorityDozens of young climate protes...
04:17, 2019-06-28

Climate protesters stage 'die-in' at Queensland Museum's dinosaur exhibit Hundreds of Extinction Rebellion demonstrators, many dressed as endangered animals, rally in BrisbaneAround 250 environmental activists have laid dow...
08:34, 2019-05-26

Politician Says Cattle Prods Should Be Used on Climate Protesters, Gets Suspended From Twitter Australian politician Pauline Hanson has been suspended from Twitter after posting a video earlier this week saying that cattle prods should be used ...
14:51, 2019-08-22

Quebec climate protesters disrupt traffic, swarming intersections Organizer Anne Rufiange tells The Canadian Press that she and others have been "treated like a bunch of extremists," but that "the science tells us t...
07:00, 2019-10-13

Houston climate protesters charged with violating 'infrastructure law': sheriff Climate protesters, who dangled beneath a bridge on Thursday shutting the channel to the nation's busiest petrochemical port at Houston, were charged...
01:51, 2019-09-14

Anti-ICE protesters block rush-hour traffic in Boston area; 12 arrested for trespassing at Amazon Police in Massachusetts reportedly arrested 12 pro-immigration protesters Thursday after hundreds of demonstrators marched through the Boston area, b...
11:34, 2019-09-06

Boris Johnson’s dad joins climate protesters his son labelled ‘uncooperative crusties’ The father of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has joined climate protesters in London after his son urged the demonstrators to pack up their “he...
02:34, 2019-10-10

Energy transition in focus as oil executives and climate protesters gather in London CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports from London, where climate change protests are taking place as the oil industry meets for the Oil & Money conferen...
16:34, 2019-10-09

Protesters target Amazon in France calling for action on climate change Several hundred environmental activists protested outside Amazon's headquarters in Paris and at two of its regional distribution centers in France on...
17:34, 2019-07-02

Protesters March in New Zealand in Second Wave of Global Climate Change Protests (WELLINGTON, New Zealand) — Tens of thousands of people marched to New Zealand’s Parliament on Friday, launching a second wave of worldwi...
14:51, 2019-09-27

Hundreds of climate protesters stage blockade in German coal mine Hundreds of climate change protesters broke into a huge open cast mine in western Germany Saturday to protest against the country's ongoing dependenc...
17:34, 2019-06-23

German climate protesters block train carrying Volkswagen cars Dozens of climate protesters tied themselves to a train track in front of a freight train to protest the German government's 'failed climate policy.'...
12:51, 2019-08-14

London climate change protesters daub Brazilian embassy blood red Climate change protesters threw red paint onto the Brazilian embassy in London on Tuesday to demonstrate against damage to the Amazon rainforest and ...
12:00, 2019-08-13

'I want a future.' Global Climate Strike draws out hundreds of thousands of protesters in New York, DC At least 100,000 people joined the Global Climate Strike in New York City as high school students around the world skipped class to protest  &#...
20:51, 2019-09-20

With glue and fake blood, climate protesters target London Fashion Week Climate activists glued themselves to a door and poured out a "bleeding" red carpet at the opening of London Fashion Week on Friday, seeking to draw ...
02:17, 2019-09-14

Boris Johnson’s Father Joins the Climate Protesters His Son Dubbed ‘Uncooperative Crusties’ (LONDON) — The father of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has joined climate protesters in London, after his son urged the demonstrators to...
19:00, 2019-10-09

London police arrest 21 climate change protesters as mass action starts Police have so far arrested 21 climate activists, they said on Monday, at the start of two weeks of planned peaceful civil disobedience in London tha...
13:00, 2019-10-07

Actor Jane Fonda Arrested In Climate Protest At US Capitol Oscar-winner Jane Fonda was arrested Friday outside the US Capitol where she was protesting climate change and demanding action to protect the enviro...
05:34, 2019-10-12

70 people were arrested at a climate protest outside The New York Times offices Seventy people were arrested outside of The New York Times building in Manhattan on Saturday, according to a New York Police Department spokesman, du...
13:51, 2019-06-23

70 activists arrested at climate change rally outside NY Times building Seventy environmental protesters were arrested Saturday outside The New York Times building in Midtown, police said. The demonstrators, from the acti...
10:34, 2019-06-23

18 arrested during climate change protest that shut down Macdonald Bridge The protest started just after 7:30 a.m. on the Dartmouth side of the bridge, prompting a heavy police presence and leading officers to block off all...
05:34, 2019-10-08

Jane Fonda Arrested for Protesting Climate Change in Washington (NEW YORK) — Jane Fonda was arrested at the U.S. Capitol on Friday while peacefully protesting climate change. The actress and activist was han...
01:17, 2019-10-12

Climate change protests snarl up central London, 135 arrested Climate change protesters blocked traffic across London's government district of Westminster on Monday as they launched two weeks of peaceful ci...
18:34, 2019-10-07

Lifelong protestor Jane Fonda arrested again in D.C. over climate change Jane Fonda is almost as famous for her political activism as she is for her acting career. The 81-year-old recently moved to Washington D.C., promisi...
21:51, 2019-10-11

Jane Fonda Arrested While Protesting Climate Change in Washington, D.C. Jane Fonda has been arrested in Washington, D.C. On Friday morning, the 81-year-old actress and activist was leading a demonstration on Capitol Hill...
21:17, 2019-10-11

Activists arrested worldwide during 'International Rebellion' climate rallies Hundreds of environmental activists worldwide were arrested Monday as part of the "International Rebellion" global climate change movement -- in citi...
23:00, 2019-10-07

'Our house is on fire.' Global Climate Strike draws out hundreds of thousands of protesters in New York, DC At least 100,000 people joined the Global Climate Strike in New York City as high school students around the world skipped class to protest  &#...
04:17, 2019-09-21

Climate strikes: hoax photo accusing Australian protesters of leaving rubbish behind goes viral The image was not taken after a climate strike and was not even taken in AustraliaA hoax photo that claims to show rubbish left behind by Australian ...
05:51, 2019-09-21

Climate activists arrested for disrupting London's biggest concrete supplier Six climate activists were arrested on Tuesday after the Extinction Rebellion group disrupted London Concrete, the British capital's biggest supplier...
20:34, 2019-07-16

Jane Fonda arrested in climate change protest on U.S. Capitol steps WASHINGTON DC (NBC NEWS) – Jane Fonda was arrested by Capitol police Friday — and it’s part of her plan to address climate change. The 81...
02:00, 2019-10-12

Chicago teens stage 'die-in' to demand action on climate change; one man arrested Dozens of Chicago teens gathered across from Trump International Hotel and marched to City Hall Monday to demand action on climate change.  ...
14:00, 2019-10-08

Dozens arrested as climate change activists snarl traffic in Midtown Climate change activists blocked streets and snarled traffic in the heart of Times Square on Thursday, resulting in the arrest of more than 60 people...
21:00, 2019-10-10

Lifelong protestor Jane Fonda arrested in D.C. over climate change protest Jane Fonda is almost as famous for her political activism as she is for her acting career. The 81-year-old recently moved to Washington D.C., promisi...
23:51, 2019-10-11

Dozens arrested after they ‘gored’ Charging Bull statue during climate protest More than two dozen protesters were hauled away in cuffs Monday morning after dousing Lower Manhattan’s Charging Bull statue in fake gore durin...
20:34, 2019-10-07

Police clash with demonstrators in Paris as yellow vest protesters join climate change march Violent clashes broke out between riot police and protesters in Paris on Saturday, after "gilets jaunes," or yellow vest protesters, as well as anti-...
00:17, 2019-09-22

19 Climate Change Activists Arrested for Drone Protest Against Heathrow Airport Expansion UK police have now arrested at least 19 environmental activists who threatened to fly drones and disrupt air travel at Heathrow Airport in protest of...
05:51, 2019-09-15

UPDATE 2-Climate activists arrested for disrupting London's biggest concrete supplier Six climate activists were arrested on Tuesday after the Extinction Rebellion group disrupted London Concrete, the British capital's biggest supplier...
15:34, 2019-07-16

Aggressive climate change protests hit major cities in Europe, Australia, more than 300 arrested A group of extreme climate change activists around the globe have brought parts of London, France, Germany and Australia to a standstill as they aggr...
21:00, 2019-10-08

Jane Fonda arrested at climate change protest she organized on Capitol Hill Jane Fonda was arrested in Washington, D.C. Friday while taking part in a Fire Drill Fridays protest about climate change.     &...
23:51, 2019-10-11

91-year-old among 10 arrested at Extinction Rebellion climate change protests in the United Kingdom Ten people have been arrested during an Extinction Rebellion climate change protest in the United Kingdom, with the group aiming to "blockade" the lo...
20:34, 2019-09-22

Climate-change activist arrested on flight as protests sweep London City Airport The man's warning speech in the cabin was one of many stunts to disrupt the airport, where Extinction Rebellion activists had also planted themselves...
20:34, 2019-10-10

Investors Shun Banks Buying Other Banks Shares of banks buying other banks are underperforming, reflecting investor concerns that potential economic weakness could depress future earnings a...
01:17, 2019-06-17

U.S. Banks Rush In as European Banks Stumble The retrenchment of Deutsche Bank and other former European financial powerhouses has left a gaping hole in European banking. U.S. banks are filling ...
18:51, 2019-07-08

Heathrow drone protest: Climate activists plan to disrupt airport with drones despite five members being arrested Climate activists plan to disrupt Heathrow by flying drones today despite the arrest of five of the group's members in a pre-emptive strike by police...
14:34, 2019-09-13

Skip school and strike: Hundreds of thousands of protesters join Global Climate Strike High school students concerned about climate change planned to skip classes Friday to join Global Climate Strike marches.     &#...
17:17, 2019-09-20

Protesters in NYC rip ICE, Trump's immigration policies; counter-protesters say Dems to blame for border crisis Hundreds of protesters gathered in New York City’s Grand Central Terminal on Thursday night to protest the Trump administration’s immigration policy....
18:17, 2019-08-30

Pennsylvania woman arrested for drunk driving after going to pick up boyfriend arrested on DUI charge A Pennsylvania woman was arrested last week for drunk driving after police say she showed up at the station “intoxicated” while coming to pick up her...
23:00, 2019-09-17

Swiss women go on strike over inequality Switzerland is one of the lowest-ranked countries in the West in terms of wage equality. Public workers in Zürich have disputed that supporting the s...
14:51, 2019-06-14

This Swiss river is clear enough to see 30 feet below Tucked away in Ticino, Switzerland, Valle Verzasca is known for its debris-free, crystal clear water. Swimmers can clearly see the bottom of the riv...
23:51, 2019-07-31

More than 40 Swiss military staff hit with vomiting bug Four critical after members of academy in central Switzerland suddenly suffer acute gastrointestinal problems More than 40 military staff and recruit...
14:34, 2019-07-05

Swiss government wants further talks on accord with EU BERLIN (AP) — The Swiss government says it wants further talks with the European Union about an accord that’s intended to regulate bilateral ti...
20:01, 2019-06-07

Swiss men have some of the worst sperm in Europe Swiss men have among the worst quality sperm in Europe, a study shows. One in six have a concentration below 15 million per milliliter of semen, the ...
21:17, 2019-05-23

We must mobilise for the climate emergency like we do in wartime. Where is the climate minister? | Ian Dunlop and David Spratt Unfortunately, much scientific knowledge produced for climate policymaking is conservative and reticentThe second Morrison ministry contains no one w...
03:51, 2019-06-03

Climate cartoons: an illustrated guide to a major new climate crisis poll The Guardian’s comic artist Susie Cagle draws some conclusions from a major CBS News poll released today as part of Covering Climate NowRead the full...
01:51, 2019-09-16

Teen climate activist urges leaders to admit climate crisis BERLIN — Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg called on world leaders Tuesday to acknowledge the seriousness of global warming and that not enough...
06:00, 2019-05-29

GOP Sen. Inhofe giving out 'Climate Hypocrite Awards' for Global Climate Week As activists around the world protest for Global Climate Change Week, all timed with the U.N. Climate Action Summit, one GOP senator announced Monday...
19:17, 2019-09-24

'Historic moment' for indigenous people at climate talks, new climate leader says Climate leader Pasang Dolma Sherpa has just been elected to head the Local Communities and Indigenous Peoples Platform in climate talks. She says ind...
20:00, 2019-06-27

Teen climate activist to urge climate action on Capitol Hill Swedish teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg will join other youth leaders to urge U.S. lawmakers to support “transformative climate action...
14:17, 2019-09-17

Billie Eilish and Woody Harrelson teamed up to speak out on climate change: 'We are in a climate emergency' Billie Eilish/YouTube Woody Harrelson and Billie Eilish teamed up to speak out against climate change in a new video. The actor and the "Bad Guy" s...
00:51, 2019-09-30

Amazon signs Climate Pledge to advance Paris Climate Accords goals by 10 years Amazon gave an update on its global sustainability efforts, a day before roughly 1,000 of its workers are expected to walk out to spotlight climate c...
11:51, 2019-09-20

Fox & Friends Go From Mocking Climate Strike to Covering Effects of Climate Change Without Hint of Irony Sorry to all you people attending the global climate strike today, but you are protesting over absolutely nothing—especially not the massive rains an...
22:51, 2019-09-20

Cities key to tackling climate crisis – global climate group The world needs to drastically cut its carbon emissions by 2050 to head off the worst effects of climate change. A new report highlights how cities c...
09:00, 2019-09-19

Indian Climate Activist To Participate In First UN Youth Climate Summit A young climate activist from India is among 100 outstanding climate champions selected from around the world for a special ''Green Ticket'' that wil...
14:51, 2019-08-23

Guardian tells staff to use ‘climate crisis’ instead of ‘climate change’ Britain’s Guardian newspaper is officially changing its language concerning climate change, opting to call it instead “climate emergency, crisi...
23:34, 2019-05-21

Global climate strike: tens of thousands join climate change protest across Australia – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people led by Greta Thunberg and students from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for...
06:17, 2019-09-20

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – as it happened Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Dhaka to London and New York are marching for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changin...
05:51, 2019-09-21

German climbers die after falling from Swiss peak Two Germans fell to their deaths while climbing one of the highest peaks in the Swiss Alps. The cause of the fall remains unclear and an investigatio...
17:17, 2019-08-04

Federer subdues Wawrinka in Swiss classic Roger Federer came through his first serious test on his return to the French Open as he subdued some fierce Stan Wawrinka resistance to reach the Fr...
01:34, 2019-06-05

Why the Swiss Spat With EU Is Spilling Into Stock Markets Strained relations between Switzerland and the European Union have taken a dramatic twist, with the political discord now set to impact trading in Sw...
20:51, 2019-06-27

| Man who pushed German boy under train was on run from Swiss police An Eritrean man accused of killing an eight-year-old boy by pushing him under a train in Germany had been on the run from Swiss police after a violen...
17:51, 2019-07-31

| Fake cops steal $3.7m from Swiss woman Fraudsters posing as police officers stole 3.3m euros ($3.7m) from a Swiss woman through an elaborate scam that involved a fake plot implicating the ...
21:17, 2019-06-27

Supercars of Obiang son on the block at Swiss auction A collection of luxury cars confiscated by Geneva authorities from a son of the president of Equatorial Guinea is estimated to fetch 18.5 million Swi...
00:51, 2019-09-28

Semenya cleared to compete by Swiss court Runner Caster Semenya will be allowed to compete without having to take testosterone-reducing medication after a Swiss court ordered athletics' gover...
19:17, 2019-06-03

Swiss government says coffee 'not essential', stockpiling to end Switzerland on Wednesday announced plans to abolish the nation's emergency stockpile of coffee, in place for decades, after declaring the beans not v...
01:51, 2019-05-22

I Just Sold My Beloved 'Project Swiss Cheese' for $500 The year was 2015, and I’d just left my engineering job to try this whole “writing” thing for Jalopnik. One of my goals was to start a wrenching seri...
07:34, 2019-05-25

Swiss auction off seized supercar collection Swiss authorities confiscated 25 luxury cars from the playboy son of Equatorial Guinea's president in 2016. They will be auctioned on Sunday to pay f...
20:51, 2019-09-29

Swiss women strike to demand equal pay Hundreds of thousands protest against ‘culture of sexism in everday life’Hundreds of thousands of women across Switzerland have taken to the streets ...
01:34, 2019-06-15

Why Swiss Spat With EU Could Spill Into Stock Markets  Strained relations between Switzerland and the European Union are threatening to affect trading in Swiss stocks. The two sides are at odds over a pol...
17:17, 2019-06-20

| Viviani cuts past Sagan for Swiss win Italian road-race champion Elia Viviani outfoxed overall leader and triple world title holder Peter Sagan to clinch stage five of the Tour de Suisse....
23:51, 2019-06-19

As If! Clueless x K-Swiss Sneakers Have Us Totally Buggin' We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
14:51, 2019-05-21

UBS's Ermotti says Swiss bank's CEO bench at least three deep: NZZ UBS has least three candidates from inside the biggest Swiss bank who could eventually step into the CEO role, Chief Executive Sergio Ermotti said in...
17:00, 2019-08-29

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – live updates Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Delhi to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing ...
09:51, 2019-09-20

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate change protest – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate change. F...
08:17, 2019-09-20

COMMENTARY: Is climate change changing the political climate? Look at the climate change plans of the Greens and the NDP, because they show what could be on the negotiating table in a minority government, Nathal...
19:34, 2019-09-27

Government To Get Swiss Bank Details Of All Indians From September India's fight against suspected black money stashed abroad will get a major boost this September in the form of first set of detailed financial infor...
22:34, 2019-07-10

Banker Catches Spy, Rattling Swiss Banking Scene For several days in September, a private investigator hired by Credit Suisse trailed the bank’s former wealth management head Iqbal Khan through Zuri...
19:34, 2019-09-27

U.S. lawmaker says still concerned about Facebook cryptocurrency after Swiss meetings The chair of the U.S. House Financial Services Committee said on Sunday she remained concerned about Facebook's plans for a digital currency after me...
00:00, 2019-08-26

1 killed, 6 injured in accident on Swiss cable car route Police say one man has been killed and six other people injured in an accident during regular maintenance work on a mountain cable car line in centra...
16:34, 2019-06-05

Swiss watchdog fines car leasing companies $30 mln for collusion Swiss competition watchdog WEKO has fined eight car leasing companies a total of 30 million Swiss francs ($30.4 million) for swapping information on ...
08:51, 2019-07-11

Baby among 3 killed in Swiss Alps plane crash A small plane carrying three people, including a baby, crashed in the Swiss Alps, killing all on board. The doomed flight took off Sunday morning fro...
01:00, 2019-08-27

Swiss lawmakers seek more clarity on EU treaty terms The Swiss upper house of parliament asked the government on Wednesday to get more concessions from the European Union over a draft treaty, raising th...
18:51, 2019-06-12

The Swiss Surfer Behind $2 Billion Payments Startup Checkout.com Guillaume Pousaz has built a payments firm he acquired in 2009 into a highly valued transaction processor for fast-growing internet companies that is...
16:34, 2019-05-25

Germany's Seehofer wants tougher checks on Swiss border German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer wants enhanced controls for travelers arriving from Switzerland following the killing of a boy at Frankfurt's...
01:34, 2019-08-03

Semenya files appeal to Swiss Supreme Court Olympic 800 meters champion Caster Semenya filed an appeal to Switzerland's highest court on Wednesday against rules requiring middle-distance female...
01:17, 2019-05-30

The Swiss bank spying scandal that left a man dead A row between two highly-paid bankers, one of whom winds up being followed by a private detective on the streets of Zurich, while a third senior bank...
09:00, 2019-10-02

One killed, six hurt in accident at Swiss Alps resort One person was killed and six others injured in an accident at the Swiss mountain resort of Engelberg Titlis on Wednesday during maintenance work on ...
14:00, 2019-06-05

Swiss win moves Vergne closer to second Formula E title "Jean-Eric Vergne took another step towards becoming the all-electric Formula E series\u0027s first multiple champion by winning a Swiss ePrix that h...
00:51, 2019-06-23

Top Swiss prosecutor recuses himself from football corruption probe Swiss Attorney General Michael Lauber will no longer participate in meetings about his department's probe into corruption in world soccer, his office...
22:17, 2019-06-19

Caster Semenya May Run 800 Without Hormone Treatment, Swiss Court Says Semenya won an interim ruling that suspended a recent decision that would have required intersex athletes to suppress testosterone levels before comp...
22:51, 2019-06-03

Swiss attorney general recused from FIFA investigation GENEVA (AP) — Switzerland’s federal criminal court says it recused attorney general Michael Lauber from overseeing a sweeping criminal investig...
17:17, 2019-06-18

Only about half of Swiss population uses online banking: survey Only about half of population in banking-rich Switzerland uses online banking services, a representative survey conducted by the Swiss National Bank ...
13:17, 2019-08-27

Swiss government demands clarifications from the EU in treaty talks The Swiss government is demanding clarification from the European Union on several issues before it signs off on a draft treaty, it said on Friday, r...
19:17, 2019-06-07

UBS slashes threshold for fee on euro deposits at Swiss bank UBS Group will halve to 500,000 euros ($559,900) its threshold for charging a 0.6% deposit fee on euro accounts at its Swiss banking unit, Switzerlan...
20:51, 2019-08-06

Pompeo, Swiss FM in talks likely dominated by Iran tensions BELLINZONA, Switzerland (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is holding talks with his Swiss counterpart that are expected to focus on Iran. Am...
16:34, 2019-06-02

Pay, time, respect: nearly three decades on, Swiss women strike again Women from across Swiss society plan to take to the streets this Friday for a nationwide strike aimed at highlighting the country's poor record on de...
12:00, 2019-06-14

Belinda Bencic Melted Down Into A Puddle Of Swiss Cheese Despite losing a tight first set on a tiebreaker, Belinda Bencic was in complete control of her U.S. Open semifinal. The 22-year-old Swiss had bounce...
18:51, 2019-09-06

Swiss Archaeologists Discover 5,500 Year Old Submerged Monument Ancient stone alignments and cairns have been discovered in Switzerland’s Lake Constance and researchers say they are 5,500 years old. ...
14:00, 2019-10-02

Swiss court blocks Italy's bid for possible da Vinci portrait Switzerland's highest court has rejected Italy's request for the return of an oil painting attributed by some to Leonardo Da Vinci, ruling no Swiss l...
15:34, 2019-05-29

Swiss welcome scrutiny in handling Libra cyrptocurrency - watchdog Switzerland welcomes international scrutiny of the way it oversees the Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency project and is ready to work with other coun...
10:34, 2019-09-12

Swiss Vote to Tighten Gun Laws to Align With E.U. Rules Swiss voters agreed on Sunday to tighten the country’s gun laws in order to comply with European Union legislation that came into force following ter...
17:00, 2019-05-21

Swiss welcome scrutiny in handling Libra cyrptocurrency: watchdog Switzerland welcomes international scrutiny of the way it oversees the Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency project and is ready to work with other coun...
16:17, 2019-09-12

PopClip is the Swiss Army knife macOS lacks PopClip is a pop-up menu for macOS that enables myriad actions every time you highlight text, making commonly performed actions easier to access and ...
17:00, 2019-05-21

Swiss indict former German soccer officials over World Cup payment Swiss federal prosecutors have filed fraud charges against three former senior German soccer officials and one Swiss over a suspect payment linked to...
01:51, 2019-08-07

UBS plans to charge rich clients for Swiss cash deposits UBS Group will impose from November a negative interest rate of 0.75% on wealthy clients who deposit more than 2 million Swiss francs ($2.02 million)...
19:34, 2019-07-31

| Swiss women team player missing after swimming accident A player on Switzerland's national women's football team, Florijana Ismaili, has been declared missing after a swimming accident on Lake Como in nort...
14:17, 2019-06-30

Swiss expert to start work on new standards for mining dam safety A Swiss environmental expert will make a fact-finding trip this week to the site of the Vale dam disaster in Brazil to start work on setting new dam ...
02:17, 2019-06-10

Swiss indict 4 over payment linked to German 2006 World Cup Swiss prosecutors have charged three German organizers of the 2006 World Cup and a former FIFA official with involvement in fraud over the true purpo...
13:17, 2019-08-06

CBI Files Case Against IAF Officials, Swiss Firm Over Alleged Kickbacks The Central Bureau of Investigation has filed a case against unknown officials of the Air Force, the Defence Ministry, arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari an...
08:51, 2019-06-22

Swiss raise a glass to winegrowers in rare vintage festival Switzerland uncorked a once-in-a-generation celebration of its winemakers on Thursday, with fancy dress, alpine horns, cows and dancers kicking off a...
17:51, 2019-07-18

Vergne charges to pole in Swiss E-Prix, Di Grassi 19th "Jean-Eric Vergne extended his 2018/19 ABB FIA Formula E championship lead by claiming pole for the Swiss E-Prix in Bern, where his closest title riv...
18:34, 2019-06-22

Swiss Air Force Disrupts Yodeling Festival With Fly-By in the Wrong Town A squadron of Swiss fighter pilots caused a stir on Saturday when they performed a fly-by over a local yodeling festival instead of the event they we...
02:17, 2019-07-10

How the Swiss Army knife factory makes 45,000 pocket knives per day Victorinox is Europe's largest knife manufacturer, best known for its iconic Swiss Army knives that have been around for nearly 130 years. The iconi...
00:00, 2019-09-06

Swiss drugmaker Novartis names new drug division head Swiss pharmaceuticals giant Novartis named Marie-France Tschudin head of its main drugs business after its previous manager, Paul Hudson, was poised ...
07:51, 2019-06-07

City swimming, Swiss-style: a ride down the Rhine in Basel Bathing, barbecues and buvettes are part of the culture in a city that promotes swimming in its majestic river – and it’s a chance for some great sig...
13:51, 2019-08-19

Semenya out of World Championships after Swiss court reverses reprieve "Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya will not defend her 800-metres title at the World Championships in Doha in September after the Swiss Federal ...
21:17, 2019-07-31

Swiss railways CEO says Bombardier losing money on troubled trains - NZZ Canada's Bombardier is losing money on trains it is delivering to Switzerland, the Alpine nation's railways head said in a newspaper interview, as th...
11:51, 2019-05-29

Swiss watchdog expects details on Facebook's Libra by end of month Switzerland's privacy watchdog expects to receive details on Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency by the end of this month, a spokeswoman for the agency s...
22:00, 2019-08-20

Swiss women's international confirmed dead in swimming accident Switzerland women's international Florijana Ismaili has been confirmed dead following a swimming accident on Lake Como in Italy, the Swiss football f...
03:34, 2019-07-03

Swiss agree to extradite Chinese scientist to U.S. on theft charges Switzerland has agreed to extradite a Chinese researcher to the United States where prosecutors have charged him with helping his scientist sister st...
16:51, 2019-07-17

India Gets First Chunk Of Data On Swiss Bank Account Holders India has got first chunk of Swiss bank account details of its nationals under a new automatic information exchange pact, a major milestone in the go...
16:00, 2019-10-07

Swiss to auction 25 supercars seized from son of Equatorial Guinea dictator Luxury cars seized from vice president Teodorin Obiang Nguema are expected to fetch $18m at Geneva auctionA collection of luxury cars seized from Equ...
05:51, 2019-09-29

Swiss mountain air exporter in running for environmental shame award A group that draws attention to environmentally unsound transport has named its nominees in the 2019 "especially absurd shipping award." Among them w...
19:51, 2019-08-19

| Caster to appeal gender rule at Swiss Supreme Court Caster Semenya will appeal the ruling by CAS which ruled in favour of the IAAF and their right to have female athletes regulate their testosterone le...
02:17, 2019-05-30

Facebook's Libra seeks Swiss payment system license Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency project is seeking a Swiss payment system license, financial watchdog FINMA said on Wednesday, noting the breadth of...
11:00, 2019-09-11

Swiss supreme court dismisses Valcke’s FIFA ban appeal LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The Swiss supreme court says it has rejected an appeal by former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke against a 10-year ...
14:51, 2019-05-31

With ‘Deepest Sadness,’ Swiss Mourn the Passing of Alps Glacier About 250 mourners, including many dressed in black, ascended a Swiss mountainside on Sunday to bid farewell to a longtime resident of the Alps: the ...
00:51, 2019-09-24

Swiss gondola cable rips at Titlis mountain resort Several people were injured in a Swiss resort town when a gondola cable snapped during maintenance work. Swiss emergency workers deployed four helico...
11:51, 2019-06-05

Liberty Global says not to amend terms of Swiss unit sale Liberty Global Plc will not amend the terms of a planned sale of its Swiss UPC business to Swiss telecoms firm Sunrise Communications, the company sa...
08:17, 2019-08-27

Swiss-based Libra will have to meet tough U.S. standards-U.S. Treasury The Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency project must meet the highest standards for combating money laundering and terrorism financing if it is to get ...
01:34, 2019-09-11

Sweden's Saab backs out of Swiss fighter jet test flights Saab will not test its Gripen fighter jet this month in Switzerland, the Swedish company said on Thursday, after the Swiss defense procurement agency...
12:51, 2019-06-13

Swiss women stage strike for long-delayed equality Women across Switzerland held a strike on Friday to highlight their wealthy nation's poor record on female rights, recreating the passion of the firs...
13:51, 2019-06-14

Swiss prosecutor probes plane maker over Saudi, UAE business Switzerland’s federal prosecutor says it has opened a criminal investigation in connection with a Swiss airplane maker’s sale of training aircraft to...
20:51, 2019-07-12

Siblings sentenced for elaborate Swiss bank inheritance scam Four of investor Harry Seggerman’s six children had a choice when he died in 2001 with more than $12 million illegally stashed in Swiss bank accounts...
21:51, 2019-06-27

Factbox: Swiss women to strike in call for equal pay and rights Ahead of a strike planned for Friday by women in Switzerland, Reuters spoke to nine women about their concerns, including the need for equal pay and ...
12:00, 2019-06-14

One Killed, Six Hurt In Cable Car Accident At Swiss Alps Resort One person was killed and six others injured in an accident at the Swiss mountain resort of Engelberg Titlis on Wednesday during maintenance work on ...
23:17, 2019-06-05

Swiss National Bank in close contact with authorities on Libra Switzerland's central bank is in close contact with relevant authorities over Facebook's Geneva-based Libra cyptocurrency project, Swiss National Ban...
13:17, 2019-08-27

'Swiss Red Arrows' apologise for mistaken fly-past over yodelling festival The Swiss defence ministry has apologised after an aerial display team performed a fly-by over the wrong event, surprising people at a yodelling fest...
14:17, 2019-07-09

Pompeo and Kushner to Attend Secretive Conclave on Swiss Lake Top Trump administration officials are attending the annual Bilderberg Meeting, where political and business leaders swear never to publicly reveal w...
02:34, 2019-06-01

Vergne tightens hold on the FE title with victory in Swiss E-Prix DS Techeetah's Jean-Eric Vergne narrowly won Formula E's Swiss E-Prix after a tense race-long battle, following a 40-minute red flag period caused by...
23:34, 2019-06-22

Swiss-based Libra will have to meet tough U.S. standards: U.S. Treasury The Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency project must meet the highest standards for combating money laundering and terrorism financing if it is to get ...
20:34, 2019-09-10

Climate action: Can we change the climate from the grassroots up? The past couple of years will likely go down in history as the ones when climate change really hit. Maybe also, however, as the ones in which people ...
22:00, 2019-06-13

Should We Be Calling Climate Change a 'Climate Crisis'? How we talk about climate change is rapidly shifting as the ramifications of unchecked carbon pollution become ever clearer. The Guardian sped that s...
22:51, 2019-05-21

Swiss gondola cables injure workers at Titlis mountain resort At least one person was killed and several people injured in a Swiss resort town when a gondola cable snapped during maintenance work. Swiss emergenc...
17:17, 2019-06-05

There’s no shortage of shocks in Swiss Army Man follow-up The Death Of Dick Long Dick Long is dead, and his friends Zeke (Michael Abbott Jr.) and Earl (Andre Hyland) are at their wit’s end. They’re desperately trying to cover up w...
20:34, 2019-09-25

Altria buys 80% stake in Swiss tobacco company Burger Sohne The Altria Group is buying an 80 percent share in Swiss company Burger Sohne and will commercialize one of its smokeless tobacco products, the compan...
17:17, 2019-06-03

British musician couple killed in Swiss light aircraft crash A British composer of film and television music and an acclaimed saxophonist died along with their baby in a plane crash in Switzerland on Sunday, a ...
01:17, 2019-08-28

Pompeo visits Swiss event as Trump’s policies raise concerns MONTREUX, Switzerland (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is joining Trump adviser Jared Kushner at a closed-doors meeting of the Bilderberg G...
21:17, 2019-06-01

UPDATE 1-Liberty Global will not amend terms of Swiss unit sale Liberty Global Plc said it would not change the terms of a planned sale of its UPC business in Switzerland to Sunrise Communications despite criticis...
12:17, 2019-08-27

Swiss aerial display team flies over yodeling festival by mistake Switzerland's Patrouille Suisse squadron has apologized for making a fly-by over the wrong municipality. Instead of marking the centenary of an aviat...
19:51, 2019-07-08

Caster Semenya To Miss World Championships After Swiss Court Ruling Caster Semenya will not defend her world 800m title in Doha in September after a Swiss judge overruled a temporary suspension on the IAAF's controver...
19:17, 2019-07-31

Swiss women stage mass strike demanding overdue equality Hundreds of thousands of women across Switzerland held a strike on Friday to highlight their wealthy nation's poor record on female rights, recreatin...
19:34, 2019-06-14

Swiss supreme court dismisses Valcke's FIFA ban appeal The Swiss supreme court says it has rejected an appeal by former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke against a 10-year ban from soccer for financial...
13:17, 2019-05-31

Free soloing at speed: Swiss climber plays his 'joker card' It's one thing climbing over 1,800 feet up a vertical rockface as fast as you can, it's another thing altogether to do it without the use of safety r...
12:00, 2019-10-09

Credit Suisse clears its CEO in spying scandal that rocked Swiss banking Credit Suisse cleared its CEO on Tuesday of snooping on a star wealth manager in an episode that saw suicide, scandal and espionage invade the secre...
19:00, 2019-10-01

'Things are getting unstable': global heating and the rise of rockfalls in Swiss Alps As Switzerland’s glaciers melt, dangerous rockfalls become more likely and towns are forced to live under an existential threatThe thunderous roar th...
21:00, 2019-10-02

British musicians and baby daughter killed in Swiss plane crash Jonathan and Hannah Goldstein and baby were in light aircraft thought to be flying to ItalyTwo leading British musicians and their baby daughter have...
02:51, 2019-08-28

Swiss privacy office wants details on Facebook's Libra crypto project Switzerland's privacy watchdog said on Tuesday it has yet to receive a reply to a July 17 letter seeking details about Facebook's Swiss-based Libra c...
18:17, 2019-07-23

Swiss telco Sunrise fights to save $6.4 billion Liberty deal Swiss telecoms firm Sunrise Communications on Thursday stepped up efforts to rescue its takeover of Liberty Global's Swiss unit amid criticism from i...
16:17, 2019-08-22

Caster Semenya appeals testosterone ruling to Swiss supreme court Athletics South Africa has also vowed to appeal a ruling by the Court of Arbitration for Sport that requires Semenya to artificially reduce her testo...
04:17, 2019-05-30

Swiss prosecutors indict German football ex-officials over 2006 World Cup Authorities have charged three former officials with fraud over a €6.7 million payment in the run-up to the Germany-hosted World Cup. But the most fa...
03:17, 2019-08-07

Swiss bank UBS loses bond role in China after economist's pig comment One of China's biggest state-run infrastructure companies has decided to exclude UBS from a bond deal. A senior economist at the Swiss bank sparked a...
16:17, 2019-06-17

Swiss propose house arrest, including for teenagers, to curb extremism The Swiss government on Wednesday proposed new laws aimed at preventing extremist violence and forcing people including children deemed a threat to b...
04:17, 2019-05-23

Missing Swiss soccer player Florijana Ismaili’s body found The body of Swiss national soccer team player Florijana Ismaili was recovered Tuesday, three days after she went missing in a swimming accident in It...
18:00, 2019-07-03

UPDATE 1-Swiss telecoms takeover target UPC slows revenue slide UPC, the Swiss arm of telecoms company Liberty Global and target of a 6.3 billion Swiss franc ($6.5 billion) takeover bid by Sunrise Communications, ...
15:51, 2019-08-08

Iran protests to Swiss envoy over U.S. drone airspace 'violation': Fars Iran protested on Thursday to the Swiss envoy in Tehran as the representative of U.S. interests over what Iran said was a violation of its airspace b...
00:51, 2019-06-21

Swiss soccer player Florijana Ismaili missing after swimming accident GENEVA — Switzerland forward Florijana Ismaili is missing after getting into difficulties while swimming in Italy. Swiss side Young Boys Bern says it...
01:51, 2019-07-01

Swiss Court Suspends IAAF's Discriminatory Ruling Against Caster Semenya Switzerland’s top court has temporarily suspended the IAAF’s discriminatory ruling against South African runner Caster Semenya, meaning she will be a...
09:00, 2019-06-04

UPDATE 1-Facebook's Libra seeks Swiss payment system licence Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency project is seeking a Swiss payment system licence, financial watchdog FINMA said on Wednesday, noting the breadth of ...
09:17, 2019-09-11

| Caster free to run as Swiss Supreme Court suspends IAAF ruling The Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland has ordered the IAAF to immediately suspend the implementation of the eligibility regulations against Caster...
19:17, 2019-06-03

Gun control in heavily-armed Switzerland faces May 19 vote, and the Swiss are grumbling In the world’s first referendum of its kind, citizens of this Alpine nation will head to the polls on May 19 to decide on stricter gun control....
21:51, 2019-05-21

Facebook's Libra seeks payment system license from Swiss FINMA The Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency project is seeking a payment system license under Swiss financial watchdog FINMA, it said on Wednesday, spelli...
08:17, 2019-09-11

Swiss Hold "Funeral March" To Mark The Disappearance Of Alpine Glacier Dozens of people dressed in black went on a "funeral march" up a steep Swiss mountainside on Sunday to mark the disappearance of an Alpine glacier am...
05:00, 2019-09-23

| A damning photo holds a Swiss-Russian mine accountable in Guatemala A group of fishermen from an indigenous community in Guatemala demanded to know more about the environmental impact of a ferronickel mine established...
10:34, 2019-06-20

IAAF to seek swift reversion of Swiss court's Semenya ruling The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) said it will seek a swift reversion of Monday's Swiss court ruling in favour of double ...
01:34, 2019-06-05

GRAPHIC-Taking stock: Swiss franc intervention seeps far and wide Four-and-a-half years after the Swiss National Bank dramatically lifted the franc's cap against the euro, markets are betting the central bank may be...
18:51, 2019-07-24

Emirates' Etihad partners with Swiss blockchain platform Winding Tree Etihad Airways, the United Arab Emirates' national carrier, said on Thursday it has teamed up with open-source travel platform Winding Tree to explor...
21:51, 2019-08-08

Swiss data watchdog awaits details on Facebook crypto plan Facebook Inc's Libra cryptocurrency project has not responded to an information request by Switzerland's data privacy watchdog, the authority said o...
12:51, 2019-07-24

Free soloing at speed: Swiss climber plays 'joker card' It's one thing climbing over 1,800 feet up a vertical rockface as fast as you can, it's another thing altogether to do it without the use of safety r...
19:00, 2019-10-09

Swiss writer Lukas Bärfuss wins prestigious Georg Büchner Prize German's most esteemed literary prize has been awarded to the prodigious Swiss author, playright and essayist, who was praised for examining the "fun...
12:00, 2019-07-09

Swiss supreme court gives green light to UBS client data transfer to France Switzerland's supreme court on Friday voted in favor of handing over historical data on over 40,000 UBS clients to French authorities in a landmark r...
19:34, 2019-07-31

Body of missing Swiss soccer player Florijana Ismaili, 24, discovered, officials say The body of Swiss soccer player Florijana Ismaili was found Tuesday after she was reporting missing following a “swimming accident” on a lake in Ital...
04:17, 2019-07-04

Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick lets Portugal survive bizarre VAR penalty for Swiss What more can be said about the man? He is 35 on his next birthday and, in football, even the greats reach a point when the one opponent they cannot ...
00:51, 2019-06-06

Swiss raid stomach ache drug ingredient makers in competition probe Switzerland's COMCO competition watchdog on Thursday conducted dawn raids of several makers and distributors of a drug ingredient for medicines again...
09:00, 2019-09-19

Barclays analysts call for UBS strategy overhaul, suggest break up of Swiss bank Barclays analysts have questioned the ability of UBS to achieve satisfactory returns, suggesting market expectations of the Swiss investment bank are...
16:17, 2019-05-21

Swiss bank Pictet boosts assets under management, first half profit slips Group assets under custody or management at Swiss private bank and asset manager Pictet rose nearly 10% in the first half versus the end of 2018, it ...
06:51, 2019-09-03

Caster Semenya Appeals To Swiss Supreme Court To Stop IAAF's Discrimination Against Her South African runner Caster Semenya is officially appealing the discriminatory regulations put in place to stop her from competing in her best event,...
00:17, 2019-05-30

Mick McCarthy wary of Swiss threat to Republic of Ireland’s positive start • Ireland top of group D for Euro 2020 qualifying• McMcarthy: ‘We’re fully aware of what this game means’Mick McCarthy’s first stint as the Republic ...
18:00, 2019-09-04

Sacklers used Swiss bank accounts to hide $1bn transfers, court papers show New York says it has documented $1bn in transfers, including millions from a Purdue parent company to Mortimer DA SacklerThe family that owns OxyCont...
17:17, 2019-09-14

Caster Semenya: Olympic 800m champion files appeal to Swiss court Olympic champion Caster Semenya files a new appeal to a Swiss court to challenge the decision regarding the restriction of testosterone levels in fem...
22:17, 2019-05-29

European traders banned from trading Swiss blue chips as EU talks break down European traders are banned from trading stock in hundreds of Swiss companies from Monday following a breakdown of treaty talks between Switzerland a...
14:00, 2019-07-01

Caster Semenya free to run 800m without medication for now as Swiss court floors IAAF • Swiss court tells IAAF to suspend testosterone regulations• Olympic champion can compete without medication to 25 JuneCaster Semenya is once again ...
22:01, 2019-06-03

Indian Origin Swiss Lawmaker Visits "Home Town" In Kerala's Thalassery It was a trip down memory lane for 49-year-old Niklaus Samuel Gugger, an Indian origin member of the Swiss Parliament, who was in the port town of Th...
00:17, 2019-08-01

Swiss Army Says It May Scold Mountain Biker For "Mooning" Donald Trump On Instagram The Swiss Army said it could reprimand world champion mountain biker Nino Schurter for posting a picture of his ass, along with the asses of three ot...
17:17, 2019-09-24

Golf: McIlroy falters late as Romero regains lead in Swiss Alps Rory McIlroy said his recent exertions had caught up with him after a sloppy bogey, bogey finish left him three strokes behind leader Andres Romero i...
21:51, 2019-08-31

Nightmare creature had egg-shaped eyes, Swiss Army knife head and a butt shield A spiky, armor-plated "walking tank" with bulging eyes, a shield on its butt and a head like a Swiss army knife scuttled along the seafloor more than...
16:34, 2019-09-13

CORRECTED-(OFFICIAL)-Facebook's Libra seeks payment system licence from Swiss FINMA The Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency project is seeking a payment system licence under Swiss financial watchdog FINMA, it said on Wednesday, spellin...
09:17, 2019-09-11

Caster Semenya: Olympic champion temporarily cleared to compete without medication by Swiss court Caster Semenya is temporarily free to compete in her preferred 800m event without taking medication to lower her testosterone levels as she awaits th...
02:34, 2019-06-04

Caster Semenya: IAAF wants 'swift reversal' of Swiss court's suspension of testosterone rules The IAAF says it will seek a "swift reversal" of the decision that allows Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya to temporarily compete without taking ...
14:51, 2019-06-05

UPDATE 1-Swiss pump maker Sulzer raises full-year sales guidance Swiss pump maker Sulzer AG defied the gloomy global industrial outlook by lifting its full-year sales forecast on Wednesday after a big jump in sales...
10:34, 2019-07-24

Swiss court bars intersex female runner Caster Semenya from 800 at world championships Caster Semenya won't defend her 800-meter title and compete in the world track and field championships after a Switzerland court reversed its ru...
21:51, 2019-07-31

Swiss jewelry brand Chopard stiffs celebs, lies about ‘ethical gold’: suit A Swiss jewelry brand whose sparkling pieces have been worn by several big-name stars — including Kendall Jenner, Rihanna and Ryan Reynolds — lies ab...
10:51, 2019-08-22

Swiss private bank Julius Baer posts 19% decline in adjusted net profit for the first half Swiss private bank Julius Baer posted a 19% decline in adjusted net profit in the first six months of 2019 as tepid trading continued from its wealth...
08:34, 2019-07-22

My Beloved 'Project Swiss Cheese' Died to Give Life to This Two-Door 1995 Jeep Cherokee Back in May, I sold my 1995 Jeep Cherokee—a $600 rustbucket that just three years prior had heroically stuck it to $50,000 rigs on the trails of Moab...
08:17, 2019-07-16

Roger Federer wins Swiss scrap to book French Open semi-final against Nadal • Federer overcomes Stan Wawrinka in four sets• Rafael Nadal defeats Kei Nishikori in straight setsRoger Federer finally got himself into a dogfight ...
03:00, 2019-06-05

Caster Semenya: IAAF vows to fight on after Swiss court hands Olympic champion reprieve The IAAF has pledged to take the fight to Caster Semenya after a Swiss court gave the two-times Olympic champion a temporary reprieve to continue com...
23:51, 2019-06-04

Acclaimed British composer Jonathan Goldstein, family killed in Swiss Alps plane crash An acclaimed British composer whose company produces and sources music for film, TV, advertising and theater was killed along with his musician wife ...
17:51, 2019-08-27

Caster Semenya’s lawyers say Swiss supreme court has ordered IAAF to suspend testosterone rules LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Caster Semenya’s lawyers say Swiss supreme court has ordered IAAF to suspend testosterone rules. The post Caster S...
19:00, 2019-06-03

How U.S. Banks Took Over the World A decade after fueling a crisis that nearly brought down the global financial system, America’s banks are ruling it, earning the majority of global i...
01:00, 2019-09-05

Big U.S. Banks Crowd Into Aramco IPO Global investment bankers launched the underwriting process for the initial public offering of Saudi oil giant Aramco, a sign financiers who shunned ...
14:17, 2019-09-12

The squeeze is on and banks will be feelin’ it We already know that savers have been hurt for a decade by extra-low interest rates. But now banks are also feeling pain. As you probably heard, the ...
07:17, 2019-09-17

Brazilian banks carry on regardless The rapid fall in interest rates in Brazil, from a peak of 14.25% in 2016 to 6.5% in February 2018, created expectations among analysts that the bigg...
19:34, 2019-07-31

Banks Had to ‘Dig in the Mud’ to Make Her New Album III Singer-songwriter Jillian Banks, known as Banks, helped popularize the brooding R&B sound that’s dominated pop this decade. Now, after a two-ye...
14:00, 2019-07-11

Jonathan Banks will be in the Breaking Bad movie… somehow Last night, Netflix interrupted the Emmys with another teaser for El Camino, the Breaking Bad movie, revealing a nervous-looking Jesse Pinkman listen...
06:17, 2019-09-24

Why the News About Europe’s Banks Is Never, Ever Good Europe has too many banks making too little money. The continent’s big lenders appear to lurch from crisis to crisis, burning through chief executive...
09:17, 2019-07-08

Is it time for Asian banks to go global? As Asia’s share of world GDP and global capital increases, the trend among Asia-based banks is for regional rather than global expansion. The region’...
14:32, 2019-05-21

What a ‘Direct Listing’ Is, and Why Banks Are Nervous Hot technology startups have traditionally raised the cash they needed to break into the big time through initial public offerings. IPOs became synon...
18:34, 2019-06-19

Europe's Banks Warn About Prospects Banks in Germany, Italy and Holland, warned that making money and improving operations are becoming more challenging as already-low interest rates lo...
20:51, 2019-08-07

The banks are back with another big credit bubble Financial regulators need to rein in the growth of high-risk, high-yield lending to business. If they wait to act until they can say with certainty t...
02:17, 2019-06-01

The best USB power banks for phones and tablets By Sarah Witman This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks...
20:17, 2019-06-07

U.S. Fed's Daly says banks need to do right by customers, communities Banks need to change their internal cultures if they are to combat competition from technology companies for customers soured on traditional financia...
05:00, 2019-06-03

Japanese Banks Are Circling the Drain Banking in a country where almost nobody defaults sounds easy. For Japan’s lenders, it is anything but. After almost three decades of near-zero, zero...
15:51, 2019-08-06

International investment banks: It’s all about China International IBs pride themselves on the diversity of their business in Asia Pacific, but a bank without a decent China business in this region is n...
02:34, 2019-05-22

Banks Get the Late-Cycle Blues Quarterly results from a trio of big U.S. lenders showed slowing loan growth and declining net interest margins. Goldman Sachs looks less impacted th...
04:00, 2019-07-17

Brian Banks knows that it’s an inspirational drama but isn’t quite sure why “Freedom doesn’t just start on the football field,” intones Brian Banks (Aldis Hodge) at the outset of his semi-inspirational, semi-harrowing true st...
06:17, 2019-08-07

Banks can help to alleviate the refugee crisis Humanitarian crises are emerging market issues and local banks are the best way to distribute aid. Banks should make it easier and cheaper to get fun...
14:32, 2019-05-21

Veteran NFL writer Don Banks dies at 57 Veteran NFL writer Don Banks died in his sleep the day after attending the 2019 Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony in Canton, Ohio. He w...
18:51, 2019-08-05

Banks Get Some Relief in Volcker-Rule Changes Banks are on the verge of getting some relief from Volcker-rule limits on speculative trading, one of the industry’s priorities in amending the regul...
23:34, 2019-08-20

A New Central Bank Approach: Pay Banks to Lend If you think negative interest rates are weird, brace yourself: The European Central Bank is about to start lending to some banks at less than it pay...
05:17, 2019-09-18

Banks Set to Win $40 Billion in Relief From Postcrisis Rule Banking agencies moved to ease a postcrisis rule that could free up nearly $40 billion for big global banks, the latest regulatory victory for Wall S...
05:17, 2019-09-18

As Banks Report Earnings, Fed Looks to Take Away the Punch Bowl Big banks start reporting earnings Monday, and investors will be watching for signs of how much the Fed’s change in policy could hurt their business....
22:00, 2019-07-14

'On Tap' Licensing For Small Finance Banks Under Study, Says RBI The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday said it was considering 'on-tap' licensing facility for small finance banks and proposed to issue the dra...
14:00, 2019-06-07

SBI Says Monitoring Exposure To Shadow Banks "Very Closely" A series of defaults at lender Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Service Ltd last year raised concerns about the country's shadow banking industry...
14:00, 2019-06-07

12 State-Run Banks Instead Of 27 In Government's Mega Mergers State-run banks will be merged to form a dozen strong lenders, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced on Friday. The Punjab National Bank, Ori...
21:17, 2019-08-30

Warren’s plans for Big Tech and Big Banks are big trouble Last week, Elizabeth Warren made it clear she wants to reign in the banks and Wall Street, and break up Big Tech. What dumb ideas. Perhaps the lawyer...
02:17, 2019-09-16

RBI To Enhance Monitoring Of Shadow Banks: Shaktikanta Das The comment comes at a time when there are fears that India may be facing a major crisis in its shadow banking sector after shares of mortgage lender...
14:34, 2019-06-09

Banks Want Reassurance on Payday-Type Loans Some lenders want to get back into the business of offering short-term, small-dollar loans to cash-strapped customers but are wary of running afoul o...
14:34, 2019-09-06

Fed Wants to Teach Banks Through Stress Tests, Not Fail Them A top Federal Reserve official said his agency’s tests of whether big banks can withstand a future economic shock need to be more predictable and eas...
00:51, 2019-07-10

Nirmala Sitharaman Says Banks Have Sufficient Liquidity Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday that there is sufficient liquidity in the banking system. Addressing the media after a meeting wit...
13:51, 2019-10-14

What’s Suspicious? Here’s How Banks Apply the Smell Test The phrase “if you see something, say something” isn’t just about packages left on the subway. Banks around the world have a similar duty. The first ...
02:34, 2019-05-24

Facebook Says Central Banks Have Nothing to Fear From Libra Facebook is once again defending Libra -- this time against fears that the envisioned cryptocurrency could replace sovereign currencies from the US d...
23:17, 2019-09-18

Banks Stay Gloomy on Oil, Shrugging Off Attacks Strikes on Saudi oil facilities that knocked out 5% of global supply earlier this month have done little to shift sentiment among investment banks ab...
15:51, 2019-09-27

Banks rallied on a Fed cut, and that's a 'very positive' sign, Jim Cramer says Investors bought bank stocks because there's a chance the Federal Reserve's interest rate cut may "put an end to this artificially inverted...
14:34, 2019-09-19

Mexico: Banks free Pemex from bondage HSBC, JPMorgan and Mizuho lend Mexico’s oil company $8 billion after investors show no interest in non-deal roadshow – and that’s the least of the fi...
21:51, 2019-05-23

German banks already trying to sublease One Vanderbilt space German banks that leased the full 26th floor at One Vanderbilt are now trying to sublease the space before they even move in. Back in 2017, DZ Bank a...
11:00, 2019-10-09

Koepka banks on caddie's local knowledge American Brooks Koepka believes he has a "big advantage" in this week's British Open in the form of his local-born caddie who grew up playing on Roya...
20:17, 2019-07-16

Sasha Banks ‘re-evaluated’ her life during WWE absence Sasha Banks has lifted the lid on her recent WWE hiatus and revealed she just needed to “step back and re-evaluate” her life. “The Boss” had vanished...
01:51, 2019-09-14

The Fed’s plan to speed up payments despite banks’ resistance Most countries today settle and clear retail bank transfers within minutes if not seconds. In the US it takes days -- and the banks want it that way....
13:00, 2019-08-13

Preserve your ammunition, BIS urges top central banks Bank for International Settlements (BIS) chief Agustin Carstens has urged top central banks to preserve their ammunition for more serious economic do...
14:17, 2019-06-30

European banks are ahead of the millennial zeitgeist Europe’s banking sector’s investment in fintech and ESG merits more confidence than their exposure to negative European Central Bank rates might sugg...
16:17, 2019-09-16

Banks Flood the Fed With Demand for Two-Week Loans Banks on Tuesday flooded the Federal Reserve Bank of New York with demand for new two-week loans—more than twice what the central bank was offering—i...
23:51, 2019-09-24

Warren Buffett Is a Huge Backer of U.S. Banks Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway holds nearly $100 billion in financial-services stocks, underscoring the size of the billionaire investor’s ongoi...
22:51, 2019-08-14

Top banks' commodities revenue up 6 pct in first quarter - report Commodities-related revenue at the 12 biggest investment banks was 6% higher in the first three months of this year than in the same period in 2018 t...
13:17, 2019-05-30

Fed Gives Large Banks a Break on Postcrisis Rules The Federal Reserve approved some of the most significant rollbacks of bank rules since Trump took office, setting up a new way of deciding which lar...
20:51, 2019-10-11

Khartoum banks shuttered on second day of opposition strikes Banks in the Sudanese capital Khartoum were closed on Wednesday on the second day of strikes organized by protest and opposition groups to pressure m...
01:17, 2019-05-30

New North Korea sanctions would tell Chinese banks: It's us or them A new round of sanctions targeting North Korea would force Chinese banks to choose between doing business with the United States and doing business w...
08:00, 2019-06-28

Robber has hit 12 banks, making off with $11K over month: cops A brazen thief has been connected to a dozen broad daylight bank robberies in Manhattan, where he made off with a total of $11,000, cops said Thursda...
16:51, 2019-10-04

'More transparency' needed on who banks are financing, says investor Eric Borremans of Pictet Asset Management discusses the investment strategy that takes into account environmental, social and corporate governance fa...
13:34, 2019-07-05

Don't have a down payment for a house? Banks might have a deal for you About 69% of prospective home buyers say the big barrier to buying is saving enough for a down payment and costs, says a new Bank of America survey. ...
01:17, 2019-09-07

Banks Can Now Use Aadhaar For Identity Verification With Consent The RBI specifies Know Your Customer (KYC) norms to be followed by banks and other entities regulated by it for various customer services, including ...
20:00, 2019-05-29

African Americans underserved by U.S. banks: study Many African Americans have difficulty accumulating savings in part because they lack access to mainstream financial services like banking, a new stu...
07:00, 2019-08-13

In a fracturing world, central banks still stuck together The last time major central banks shifted gears together, it was a cooperative move to keep the financial crisis of a decade ago from becoming a full...
08:17, 2019-09-11

How multilateral development banks moved to Asia The alphabet soup of multilaterals in the region has become hard to understand during the past decade, so Euromoney tries to read between the acronym...
02:34, 2019-05-22

'UFO' spotted off NC's Outer Banks, video goes viral A video showing a series of unidentified flying objects over North Carolina's Outer Banks has gone viral on YouTube, racking up more than 370,000 vie...
23:34, 2019-10-08

Toshiba Memory to borrow 900 bln yen from a group of banks Japan's flash memory maker Toshiba Memory Holdings Corp said on Friday it would borrow 900 billion yen ($8.28 billion) from Sumitomo Mitsui Banking C...
17:34, 2019-05-31

Banks Confront Fed on Faster Financial Payments Big banks are fighting a likely U.S. government effort to speed up how money moves through its payments system, arguing this could derail their priva...
17:17, 2019-08-04

The German Tax-Dodge Probe That’s Roiling Banks The investment seemed virtually risk-free, guaranteeing hefty returns after only a short season of trading. By exploiting how Germany once taxed divi...
19:00, 2019-06-28

Foreign-Owned Banks’ Results Could Sweeten Further Under Tax Law Large U.S. financial institutions reaped a windfall from the 2017 Trump tax cuts. Now foreign banks are pushing for favorable treatment from Treasury...
11:17, 2019-07-19

Fed Votes to Lighten Regulations for All but the Largest Banks Banks including Capital One, U.S. Bancorp, Barclays and Credit Suisse can file ‘living wills,’ which describe how they would wind down in a failure, ...
01:34, 2019-10-11

World Coconut Day: This Delicious No-Bake Coconut and Chocolate Swiss Roll Is Perfect To Please Your World Coconut Day: Coconuts are highly refreshing nuts, seeds and fruits that are rich with nutrients. Besides that they add great flavour to a numbe...
09:51, 2019-09-03

Dollars in the detail: banks pan for gold in 'data lakes' From sending special offers on restaurants to burger-loving current account holders to selling anonymised credit card records, banks are racing to mo...
10:34, 2019-06-21

ATM Charges Levied By Banks For Making Cash Transactions The ATM charges apply depending on the type - whether it belongs to the same bank where the customer's account is located or some other bank - and na...
15:00, 2019-08-10

Financial crime: Can Europe’s banks wash themselves clean? European banks are trying to put a devastating series of money-laundering scandals behind them, but the crisis is far from over. The extra costs it i...
13:34, 2019-09-02

Here is a list of the largest banks in the United States by assets (JPM, BAC, C, WFC, GS, MS, USB, PNC, TD, COF) Business Insider Intelligence is launching its brand new Banking coverage in early September. To obtain a free preview of our Banking Briefing, pleas...
08:17, 2019-09-28

Central banks will want oversight of Facebook's Libra - BoE's Carney Major central banks and regulators will want oversight of Facebook's proposed new currency and payment system, Libra, to ensure it is safe and does n...
11:00, 2019-06-21

Mexico's Leftist President Emerges as Unlikely Friend to Big Banks Andrés Manuel López Obrador believes a greater reliance on banks will lead to a reduction in Mexicans’ dependence on untraceable cash transactions, w...
15:17, 2019-05-21

Dramatic rise in Germans relying on food banks The number of people visiting food banks in Germany has increased by 10%. The non-profit Tafel organization is taking Germany to task for neglecting ...
09:00, 2019-09-19

Big Banks Ace First Round of Federal Reserve's 'Stress Tests' The biggest banks in the U.S. have enough reserves to continue lending in a severe economic downturn, the Federal Reserve said in its annual review o...
00:34, 2019-06-22

These are the top 15 US banks ranked by the mobile banking features consumers value most This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. This report is exclusively av...
20:34, 2019-08-14

Hemp CFO's Quest: Educate Banks, Auditors on the Benefits of CBD John Philpott’s new job is much like that of any other finance chief guiding a growing company to a public-market debut. But something makes the proc...
03:51, 2019-09-23

World's central banks to tackle technology with BIS innovation hub Central banks grappling with fast-changing financial technology and companies like Facebook moving into finance will aim to work together more closel...
16:17, 2019-06-30

California Senate OKs Special Banks for Marijuana Retailers SACRAMENTO, CA – The California Senate has voted to allow special banks to handle money from legal marijuana retailers. Recreational marijuana ...
01:17, 2019-05-22

Markets Right Now: Banks lead midday gains for US stocks NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Banks are leading stocks higher in midday trading on Wa...
18:17, 2019-06-28

Sperm banks: is there a dark side to their rising popularity? A growing number of women in the capital are turning to sperm banks to fulfil their dream of having a baby. But with a burgeoning black market, is th...
15:51, 2019-09-02

Big Banks' Trading Desks Suffer Despite Market Rally Three big U.S. banks say their trading revenue was on track to fall roughly 5% in the second quarter from a year earlier despite a rebound in stocks ...
21:00, 2019-06-28

Manchester Extinction Rebellion activists glue themselves to banks Barclays and HSBC targeted on final day of protests against fossil fuel investmentsEnvironmental protesters have glued themselves to banks in Manches...
23:51, 2019-09-03

Fed Injects More Into Money Markets After Banks Bid Heavily for Funds The Federal Reserve Bank of New York saw huge demand from banks as they rushed to bid on the $75 billion on offer in a second day of intervention to ...
17:17, 2019-09-18

Shares in big banks climb as Fed approves capital plans Shares in the S&P 500 bank index rose about 2% on Friday after the U.S. Federal Reserve approved the capital plans of the biggest U.S. banks, giving...
21:34, 2019-06-28

Fintech start-ups are now more ready to work with banks, says ANZ exec Sreeram Iyer, chief operating officer for institutional business at ANZ, said "it was quite hard to find adequately mature fintechs" a few years ago....
21:51, 2019-06-27

Why Polish Banks Face a Reckoning Over Franc Loans It was too good a deal to pass up. Starting more than a decade ago, Poles got the chance to take out mortgages denominated in Swiss francs with inter...
17:17, 2019-09-03

U.S. banks play cat-and-mouse game with Fed on capital returns An annual stress test of banks introduced by U.S. regulators after the 2007-09 financial crisis to prevent taxpayer bailouts has become a fight over ...
21:34, 2019-06-28

Brazil's Banco Pan hires banks for share offering of up to $376 mln Brazilian lender Banco Pan SA has hired four investment banks to manage a share offering valued at as much as 1.5 billion reais ($376.43 million), t...
17:00, 2019-08-13

Facebook's Libra Could Give Dollar, Banks Some Welcome Competition Facebook’s new digital currency has the potential to become a true alternative to national currencies by creating a de facto central bank, which othe...
20:51, 2019-06-27

Want To Open A Zero Balance Savings Account? Here's What Top Banks Offer Major commercial banks such as public sector lender State Bank of India (SBI) and its private sector peer HDFC Bank offer zero balance accounts such ...
16:34, 2019-08-11

UK's interfaith food banks are filling welfare gaps As poverty levels in the UK increase many of those affected are turning to food banks run by churches and mosques to get by. Damaging welfare cuts by...
13:51, 2019-06-29

RBI's Rate Cut To Help If Banks Pass On Benefits To Businesses: India Inc RBI rate cut: This year alone the RBI has cut rates by 1.1 percentage point while banks have passed on an average of only 0.29% to customers, industr...
20:00, 2019-10-05

World's central banks tackle technology with innovation hub Central banks grappling with fast-changing financial technology and companies like Facebook moving into finance will aim to work together more closel...
16:51, 2019-06-30

Hong Kong banks take out newspaper ads to call for order Major Hong Kong banks including HSBC and Standard Chartered have published newspaper ads calling for the preservation of law and order and condemning...
18:00, 2019-08-22