Romain Fournier

Chief Editor
Having worked in the British, French and Swiss financial press, Romain is able to report on local and international issues, as comfortable in French as in the language of Shakespeare, Romain Fournier leads the editorial team at Marketscreener. Fine connoisseur of the English-speaking markets, Romain delivers an editorial every day on US and UK markets.

Global markets live: Apple, Volkswagen, Uber, Rolls-Royce, Gamestop...

12/09/2021 | 11:56am EDT

Every day, the Marketscreener team compiles and summarizes the most important news related to listed companies around the world.




  • Credit Suisse chairman António Horta-Osório says he "unwittingly" violated Swiss quarantine rules by leaving the country.
  • Apple temporarily allowed to keep App Store rules unchanged. It was also revealed that three top engineers have left Apple's car project to join startups, Bloomberg reported Thursday.
  • Volkswagen announces three battery partnerships.
  • The U.S. Justice Department suspects Deutsche Bank of violating a criminal agreement in the U.S.
  • Uber is in the hot seat with the French justice system, regarding the employment of its drivers.
  • The FDA has approved the emergency use of the antiviral cocktail developed by AstraZeneca to protect against a severe form of covid-19.
  • Vail Resorts will acquire three ski resorts in the Pittsburgh area for $125 million.
  • Rolls-Royce more optimistic than expected about its 2021 cash outlays.
  • GameStop loses some ground in after-hours trading.
  • Comcast issues guidance that shows slowing growth.
  • Zur Rose raises CHF 188.5 million in a capital increase.
  • Adobe to acquire social media and content marketing platform ContentCal.
  • Canadian mining group Kinross buys Great Bear for $1.42 billion.
  • Celyad Oncology raises $32.5 million from Fortress.
  • Gamestop is down 4.2% in pre-market trading after the video game distributor announced that it had received a subpoena from the SEC, the U.S. securities regulator, in August as part of an investigation into trading in its shares.* Halliburton is down 1.3% in the pre-market in the wake of the decline in oil prices.
  • Citigroup is down 0.5% in premarket trading ahead of next week's Federal Reserve policy meeting.
  • Uber - The European Commission unveiled a proposal Thursday to give people who work through digital platforms like Uber better rights and benefits. The U.S. VTC giant's stock is down 0.6% in pre-market trading.
  • Amazon - Italy's competition regulator announced Thursday that it has fined the e-commerce giant 1.13 billion euros for alleged abuse of market dominance.
  • KKR - Investment funds KKR, Advent, Silver Lake, EQT, Bridgepoint, Apollo, CVC Capital Partners and Bain Capital are among the likely bidders for a stake of up to 20 percent in the trading company that the Ligue de Football Professionnel (LFP) wants to set up to manage the broadcasting rights of French soccer, several sources told Reuters.
  • Blackstone plans to float its subsidiary Cirsa on the stock market next year in a deal that could value the Spanish casino operator at up to three billion euros, Spanish newspaper Cinco Dias reported on Thursday.

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Stocks mentioned in the article
ChangeLast1st jan.
ABEO SA -2.62% 16.7 Real-time Quote.-5.11%
ADOBE INC. 4.80% 428.22 Delayed Quote.-24.48%
APPLE INC. 4.08% 149.64 Delayed Quote.-15.73%
ARAMIS GROUP 0.35% 5.815 Real-time Quote.-58.64%
ASTRAZENECA PLC 0.40% 10588 Delayed Quote.21.92%
BLACKSTONE INC. 2.32% 121.04 Delayed Quote.-6.45%
BRIDGEPOINT GROUP PLC 1.47% 318.2 Delayed Quote.-35.46%
BROADCOM INC. 5.92% 583.28 Delayed Quote.-12.34%
CELYAD ONCOLOGY SA 0.92% 1.968 Real-time Quote.-44.01%
CHAINLINK (LINK/USD) 4.51% 6.561 End-of-day quote.-68.38%
CHEWY, INC. 6.15% 27.11 Delayed Quote.-54.03%
CITIGROUP INC. -0.87% 53.62 Delayed Quote.-11.21%
COMCAST CORPORATION 0.07% 44.16 Delayed Quote.-12.26%
COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION 1.24% 470.76 Delayed Quote.-17.08%
CREDIT SUISSE GROUP AG 3.20% 6.966 Delayed Quote.-21.48%
DEUTSCHE BANK AG -0.21% 10.392 Delayed Quote.-5.68%
DS SMITH PLC 1.51% 309.1 Delayed Quote.-19.46%
GAMESTOP CORP. 6.81% 137.21 Delayed Quote.-7.53%
KERLINK 2.83% 3.63 Real-time Quote.-17.41%
KINROSS GOLD CORPORATION -1.03% 5.79 Delayed Quote.-20.30%
KKR & CO. INC. 2.94% 56.04 Delayed Quote.-24.78%
LONDON BRENT OIL 1.52% 119.2 Delayed Quote.50.58%
LULULEMON ATHLETICA INC. 2.15% 293.65 Delayed Quote.-24.98%
MEDINCELL S.A. 0.72% 5.59 Real-time Quote.-44.10%
NEOEN -1.63% 39.84 Real-time Quote.4.40%
NFTY -0.11% 0.1748 Real-time Quote.-88.31%
ORACLE CORPORATION 1.56% 72.78 Delayed Quote.-17.83%
ROCTOOL S.A. -0.53% 3.77 Real-time Quote.-7.60%
ROLLS-ROYCE HOLDINGS PLC 0.54% 86.91 Delayed Quote.-29.27%
SILVER 0.00% 22.1 Delayed Quote.-5.50%
UBER TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 2.47% 23.67 Delayed Quote.-43.55%
VAIL RESORTS, INC. -0.28% 252.94 Delayed Quote.-22.86%
VOLKSWAGEN AG 0.59% 152.24 Delayed Quote.-14.22%
WTI 0.94% 115.083 Delayed Quote.51.34%
ZUR ROSE GROUP AG 4.38% 107.3 Delayed Quote.-54.44%