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: Credit Suisse, Unilever, Pfizer, Volkswagen, Triton...

01/17/2022 | 11:04am EDT

Every day, the MarketScreener team compiles the most important news about listed companies across the world.




António Horta-Osório leaves the presidency of Credit Suisse less than a year after his arrival, replaced by Axel Lehmann.

Unilever has confirmed that it has approached GlaxoSmithKline with a view to buying its consumer healthcare business for £50bn. GSK rejected the offer.

Pfizer plans to invest in France.

The investment fund Sixth Street Partners is reportedly in advanced discussions to buy a minority stake in the power generation subsidiary Enipower of Italian group Eni.

Volkswagen could reduce its stake in its battery division, which could be listed on the stock exchange, according to Thomas Schmall (member of the management board) to FAZ.

Stadler Rail has won the largest order in its history, worth up to €4 billion, from a consortium of six German and Austrian companies for Citylink streetcars.

Triton raises its offer for Clinigen to GBp 925.

Several US states are accusing Google and Meta Platforms (ex-Facebook) of collusion in the online advertising market.

Ardian to buy Biofarma for €1.2bn.

Cheplafarm launches its IPO in Frankfurt.

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Stocks mentioned in the article
ChangeLast1st jan.
ALPHABET INC. -4.95% 2119.4 Delayed Quote.-26.84%
ARRIVAL -8.70% 1.68 Delayed Quote.-77.36%
CREDIT SUISSE GROUP AG -0.21% 6.718 Delayed Quote.-24.08%
ENI SPA 2.84% 13.994 Delayed Quote.11.37%
FRAPORT AG 1.12% 49.73 Delayed Quote.-16.88%
GLAXOSMITHKLINE PLC 0.08% 1782.6 Delayed Quote.10.92%
META PLATFORMS, INC. -7.62% 181.28 Delayed Quote.-46.10%
ON SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION -2.49% 54.5 Delayed Quote.-19.76%
PFIZER, INC. 1.00% 53.41 Delayed Quote.-9.55%
REPSOL S.A. 1.84% 14.97 Delayed Quote.40.91%
RIO TINTO PLC 1.93% 5647 Delayed Quote.13.27%
STADLER RAIL AG 0.99% 34.78 Delayed Quote.-13.77%
TAYLOR WIMPEY PLC -0.39% 125.311 Delayed Quote.-28.32%
THE CHARLES SCHWAB CORPORATION -2.04% 63.94 Delayed Quote.-23.97%
TRITON INTERNATIONAL LIMITED -1.20% 61.01 Delayed Quote.1.30%
UNILEVER PLC -0.48% 3523.5 Delayed Quote.-10.25%
VOLKSWAGEN AG 0.44% 146.08 Delayed Quote.-18.05%