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.
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Everyday, the MarketScreener team selects the most important news about listed companies around the globe. Here is a short recap for your convenience (The list is updated during the day):
- French television groups TF1 and M6 Métropole Télévision cancelled their merger – which was meant to challenge Netflix - due to antitrust constraints.
- Bureau Veritas acquires Galbraith Laboratories in the US.
- Valneva and IDT Biologika end their collaboration on COVID-19 by mutual agreement.
- Volkswagen is targeting a valuation of between €72.3 and €78 billion for Porsche, for an IPO price of between EUR 76.50 and EUR 82.50.
- Credit Suisse may resurrect First Boston to name its investment bank.
- Daimler Truck unveils its first electric truck with a 40-ton capacity.
- Link Administration pushes back a revised offer down to AUD3.81 per share from Dye & Durham.
- Uber lost 4% on Friday after a cyberattack whose consequences are still unclear.
- Tesla said on Monday it would continue to expand its sales channels in China at a normal pace, reacting to a Reuters report that the U.S. automaker is considering a rethink of its sales strategy in its second-largest market.
- Take-Two Interactive Software fell 6 percent in premarket trading as Bloomberg reported Sunday that footage of the game "Grand Theft Auto VI" was leaked online by hackers.
- Apple, Qualcomm - Apple's new satellite-capable iPhone 14s feature both a Qualcomm chip and custom components from the apple company, according to iFixit, an electronics teardown specialist.
- Amazon has suspended construction of new warehouses in Spain until 2024, Spanish news site El Confidencial reported Monday, citing unidentified sources within the company.
- Bank of New-York Mellon, Warburg Group and Deutsche Bank will pay 60 million euros to the German tax authorities as part of the investigation into the alleged "cum-ex" tax fraud scandal, Deutsche Bank said Monday.
- Pfizer, BioNTech - Brazil has given the green light to the two labs' COVID-19 vaccine in children aged six months to four years, a government agency announced Friday.
- Bluebird - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Bluebird's Skysona, a gene therapy drug for the treatment of a rare neurological disorder, the company announced Friday. The stock jumped 15.6% in pre-market trading.
- Digital World Acquisition - The investment firm (SPAC), which has signed a deal to merge with Donald Trump's Truth Social but is struggling to make that happen, has not paid Saratoga Proxy Consulting despite the firm's help in mobilizing shareholders, the Financial Times reported Saturday.
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