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WA Today
Why today may be one of the most interesting days for markets this quarteryen in the medium-term, they say. "We still expect the BoJ to cut rates and in
Why today may be one of the most interesting days for markets this quarter
WA Today / Posted 15 minutes ago
yen in the medium-term, they say. "We still expect the BoJ to cut rates and increase the pace of asset buying modestly," Societe Generale analysts write, adding that markets would be "disappointed" if Japan's central bank withheld its monetary... Read more
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The Age
Why today may be one of the most interesting days for markets this quarteryen in the medium-term, they say. "We still expect the BoJ to cut rates and in
Why today may be one of the most interesting days for markets this quarter
The Age / Posted 30 minutes ago
yen in the medium-term, they say. "We still expect the BoJ to cut rates and increase the pace of asset buying modestly," Societe Generale analysts write, adding that markets would be "disappointed" if Japan's central bank withheld its monetary... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Why today may be one of the most interesting days for markets this quarteryen in the medium-term, they say. "We still expect the BoJ to cut rates and in
Why today may be one of the most interesting days for markets this quarter
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 32 minutes ago
yen in the medium-term, they say. "We still expect the BoJ to cut rates and increase the pace of asset buying modestly," Societe Generale analysts write, adding that markets would be "disappointed" if Japan's central bank withheld its monetary... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Monte Paschi Bailout In Peril As 3 Banks Walk Out: Are More "Pensioner Suicides" Next?banking crisis flare out and spill across the border with either Germany or Fra
Monte Paschi Bailout In Peril As 3 Banks Walk Out: Are More "Pensioner Suicides" Next?
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 hours ago
banking crisis flare out and spill across the border with either Germany or France. As Reuters adds, other banks including Societe Generale, UBS and Nomura are currently being contacted in a bid to share the cost of the proposed transaction which... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Why Friday may be one of the most interesting days of the quarteryen in the medium-term, they say. “We still expect the BOJ to cut rates and in
Why Friday may be one of the most interesting days of the quarter
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
yen in the medium-term, they say. “We still expect the BOJ to cut rates and increase the pace of asset buying modestly,” Societe Generale SA analysts write, adding that markets would be “disappointed” if Japan’s central bank withheld its monetary... Read more
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Reuters
Three banks opt out of Monte dei Paschi's proposed $5.54 billion cash call(JPM.N) who are acting as global coordinators for the proposed capital hike, th
Three banks opt out of Monte dei Paschi's proposed $5.54 billion cash call
Reuters / Posted 6 hours ago
(JPM.N) who are acting as global coordinators for the proposed capital hike, the source said. Other banks including Societe Generale (SOGN.PA), UBS (UBSG.S) and Nomura are currently being contacted in a bid to share the cost of the proposed... Read more
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NBC News
Dollar Takes a Tumble After Fed Cautionin currencies as analysts forecast even deeper negative Japanese rates and yet
Dollar Takes a Tumble After Fed Caution
NBC News / Posted 12 hours ago
in currencies as analysts forecast even deeper negative Japanese rates and yet more bond purchase-driven money-printing. Societe Generale FX strategist Alvin Tan said the BOJ meeting was now a "huge event risk" for markets. "The Fed did kind of... Read more
18h
Market Watch
Oil prices catch a small break from weaker dollarin the U.S. weekly report to change the overall bearish tone of the global oil
Oil prices catch a small break from weaker dollar
Market Watch / Posted 18 hours ago
in the U.S. weekly report to change the overall bearish tone of the global oil market,” Michael Wittner, oil analyst at Societe Generale said. Shrinking margins is a trend seen globally. In the European gasoline market, the crack spread, or... Read more
1d
International Business Times
FX Focus: Pound falls against euro and dollar despite positive GDP data adverse effect on the economy," said Oanda's senior market analyst Craig Erlam.
FX Focus: Pound falls against euro and dollar despite positive GDP data
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
adverse effect on the economy," said Oanda's senior market analyst Craig Erlam. Kit Juckes, global head of FX strategy at Societe Generale, explained the outcome of the central bank meetings in the US and Japan could have extensive repercussions... Read more
1d
NBC News
Wall Street Seen Higher Ahead of Fed Announcementlikely in the statement and the market will go on slowly raising the odds of a
Wall Street Seen Higher Ahead of Fed Announcement
NBC News / Posted yesterday
likely in the statement and the market will go on slowly raising the odds of a 2016 rate hike," Kit Juckes, strategist at Societe Generale, said in a note on Wednesday. The main U.S. economic data due on Wednesday are durable goods orders for... Read more
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CNBC
US 10-year yields on upward ridelikely in the statement and the market will go on slowly raising the odds of a
US 10-year yields on upward ride
CNBC / Posted yesterday
likely in the statement and the market will go on slowly raising the odds of a 2016 rate hike," Kit Juckes, strategist at Societe Generale, said in a note on Wednesday. The U.S. Treasury will auction $15 billion in two-year floating-rate notes on... Read more
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1d
CNBC
Wall Street seen higher ahead of Fed announcementtoday's meeting. Still, some acknowledgement of the improved economic backdrop
Wall Street seen higher ahead of Fed announcement
CNBC / Posted yesterday
today's meeting. Still, some acknowledgement of the improved economic backdrop is likely in the statement and the market will go on slowly raising the odds of a 2016 rate hike," Kit Juckes, strategist at Societe Generale, said in a note on Wednes... Read more
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1d
Channel NewsAsia
Asia stocks near one-year highs; yen slips on BOJ easying betsThe market is still wary of any surprises from (Governor Haruhiko) Kuroda," sai
Asia stocks near one-year highs; yen slips on BOJ easying bets
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
The market is still wary of any surprises from (Governor Haruhiko) Kuroda," said Kyosuke Suzuki, director of forex at Societe Generale. The euro stood steady at US$1.0995 after edging up 0.3 percent overnight thanks to the greenback's broad... Read more
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Reuters
Yen retreats on BOJ expectations after big gainsThe market is still wary of any surprises from (Governor Haruhiko) Kuroda," sai
Yen retreats on BOJ expectations after big gains
Reuters / Posted yesterday
The market is still wary of any surprises from (Governor Haruhiko) Kuroda," said Kyosuke Suzuki, director of forex at Societe Generale. Most market players expect the Bank of Japan to announce more easing measures at its policy review on... Read more
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CNBC
Yen retreats on BOJ expectations after big gainsThe market is still wary of any surprises from (Governor Haruhiko) Kuroda," sai
Yen retreats on BOJ expectations after big gains
CNBC / Posted yesterday
The market is still wary of any surprises from (Governor Haruhiko) Kuroda," said Kyosuke Suzuki, director of forex at Societe Generale. Most market players expect the Bank of Japan to announce more easing measures at its policy review on... Read more
1d
WA Today
What your iPhone can tell you about the dollarwhich makes their currencies look relatively undervalued. Esoteric purchasing-
What your iPhone can tell you about the dollar
WA Today / Posted yesterday
which makes their currencies look relatively undervalued. Esoteric purchasing-power indexes are nothing new. Kit Juckes of Societe Generale says he's concocted his own iPad index as well as measures based on the cost of lattes and... Read more
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Canberra Times
What your iPhone can tell you about the dollarwhich makes their currencies look relatively undervalued. Esoteric purchasing-
What your iPhone can tell you about the dollar
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
which makes their currencies look relatively undervalued. Esoteric purchasing-power indexes are nothing new. Kit Juckes of Societe Generale says he's concocted his own iPad index as well as measures based on the cost of lattes and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
What your iPhone can tell you about the dollarwhich makes their currencies look relatively undervalued. Esoteric purchasing-
What your iPhone can tell you about the dollar
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
which makes their currencies look relatively undervalued. Esoteric purchasing-power indexes are nothing new. Kit Juckes of Societe Generale says he's concocted his own iPad index as well as measures based on the cost of lattes and... Read more
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2d
The Age
What your iPhone can tell you about the dollarwhich makes their currencies look relatively undervalued. Esoteric purchasing-
What your iPhone can tell you about the dollar
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
which makes their currencies look relatively undervalued. Esoteric purchasing-power indexes are nothing new. Kit Juckes of Societe Generale says he's concocted his own iPad index as well as measures based on the cost of lattes and... Read more
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2d
Sydney Morning Herald
What your iPhone can tell you about the dollarwhich makes their currencies look relatively undervalued. Esoteric purchasing-
What your iPhone can tell you about the dollar
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
which makes their currencies look relatively undervalued. Esoteric purchasing-power indexes are nothing new. Kit Juckes of Societe Generale says he's concocted his own iPad index as well as measures based on the cost of lattes and... Read more
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2d
Business Standard India
Zinc, the metal investors love this year, has an ugly sistermarket. It's happening as demand from electric bicycles, a big reason for lead
Zinc, the metal investors love this year, has an ugly sister
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
market. It's happening as demand from electric bicycles, a big reason for lead rallies in the past two decades, is slowing, Societe Generale SA said in June. "Lead is lagging behind," Steve Hardcastle, the head of industrial commodities... Read more
2d
CNBC
How low falling oil prices can goare waking up to it. It's not like we've taken a sudden turn for the worse," sa
How low falling oil prices can go
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
are waking up to it. It's not like we've taken a sudden turn for the worse," said Michael Wittner, head of oil research at Societe Generale. U.S. refineries continue to produce more gasoline than drivers can use. While the U.S. can export fuel,... Read more
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2d
The Economic Times
Rethink what you thought you knew about Indian food price inflationdriver of food-price inflation in India is wrong. That's the bombshell conclusi
Rethink what you thought you knew about Indian food price inflation
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
driver of food-price inflation in India is wrong. That's the bombshell conclusion of a Tuesday research report by Societe Generale SA's India economist Kunal Kumar Kundu. He argues that it's government policies — ranging from the use of... Read more
2d
CNBC
US bonds gain ahead of $34 billion auction and FOMC meetingahead of central bank meetings and the market seems happy to cut back dollar lo
US bonds gain ahead of $34 billion auction and FOMC meeting
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
ahead of central bank meetings and the market seems happy to cut back dollar longs ahead of the FOMC," Kit Juckes, Societe Generale strategist, said in a note on Tuesday. U.S. light crude futures for September traded slightly lower, below... Read more
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2d
Herald Sun
AKP-era foreign investments jarredfunds that used a temporary bounce in the lira to cut back on Turkish holdings,
AKP-era foreign investments jarred
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
funds that used a temporary bounce in the lira to cut back on Turkish holdings, while many banks, including Morgan Stanley, Societe Generale, BNP Paribas and Citi suggested reducing exposure. Others such as Standard Life, Ashmore and Lombard Odier... Read more
2d
The Courier Mail
AKP-era foreign investments jarredfunds that used a temporary bounce in the lira to cut back on Turkish holdings,
AKP-era foreign investments jarred
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
funds that used a temporary bounce in the lira to cut back on Turkish holdings, while many banks, including Morgan Stanley, Societe Generale, BNP Paribas and Citi suggested reducing exposure. Others such as Standard Life, Ashmore and Lombard Odier... Read more
3d
International Business Times
Commodities round-up: Oil futures extend rout as oversupply sentiment gains traction gold futures contract for December delivery was down 0.51% or $6.80 to $1,316.6
Commodities round-up: Oil futures extend rout as oversupply sentiment gains traction
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
gold futures contract for December delivery was down 0.51% or $6.80 to $1,316.60 an ounce. Kit Juckes, head of forex at Societe Generale, said Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) positioning shows US dollar longs, i.e bets that the... Read more
3d
express
European banks slash jobs amid economy fearsEurope's biggest banks are making job cuts Spain's BBVA is axing at least 1,50
European banks slash jobs amid economy fears
express / Posted 3 days ago
Europe's biggest banks are making job cuts Spain's BBVA is axing at least 1,500 jobs, while Italy's UniCredit and France's Societe Generale are also set to cut thousands of jobs, according to the Financial Times. Britain's vote to leave the... Read more
3d
CNBC
BOJ, Fed meetings could sway sentiment amid earnings delugesaying it would be prohibited by law if it meant the BOJ directly underwriting
BOJ, Fed meetings could sway sentiment amid earnings deluge
CNBC / Posted 3 days ago
saying it would be prohibited by law if it meant the BOJ directly underwriting government debt, said Reuters. Analysts at Societe Generale said on a Monday note the BOJ faced myriad problems that would likely influence its monetary policy... Read more
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Business Wire
Societe Generale Acquires a Stake in the Fintech TagPay to Develop Mobile Banking in AfricaPARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Societe Generale Group has acquired a stake in the shar
Societe Generale Acquires a Stake in the Fintech TagPay to Develop Mobile Banking in Africa
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Societe Generale Group has acquired a stake in the share capital of TagPay, a French FinTech specialised in mobile digital banking. TagPay is currently being rolled out in several of the Group’s African subsidiaries: a mobile... Read more
6d
International Business Times
ECB's Draghi says treat warnings of severe economic slowdown post Brexit with some caution to its growth and inflation forecasts in its next meeting scheduled in Septembe
ECB's Draghi says treat warnings of severe economic slowdown post Brexit with some caution
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
to its growth and inflation forecasts in its next meeting scheduled in September. Anatoli Annenkov, a senior economist at Societe Generale SA in London, told Bloomberg: "The big question for Draghi is how bad the Brexit will be for the economy and... Read more
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7d
Newsmax
Bull Who Saw Treasury Rally Forecasts Yields Will Fall to 0.9 Percentabout that situation,” he said. Ten-year Treasury yields of 1 percent are “very
Bull Who Saw Treasury Rally Forecasts Yields Will Fall to 0.9 Percent
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
about that situation,” he said. Ten-year Treasury yields of 1 percent are “very possible” as soon as September, he said. Societe Generale SA, one of the 23 primary dealers that underwrite the U.S. debt, says Treasuries are overvalued and the odds... Read more
8d
Zero Hedge
Why SocGen Thinks There Is Less Than 1% Chance That 10-Year Yields Will Fall Below 1.1%"great moderation" and having gone through QE, thousands of rate cuts, and NIRP
Why SocGen Thinks There Is Less Than 1% Chance That 10-Year Yields Will Fall Below 1.1%
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
"great moderation" and having gone through QE, thousands of rate cuts, and NIRP, is finally over. As Bloomberg notes, Societe Generale SA is the most recent firm to go back to the drawing board, and is using a "different" approach in an... Read more
8d
New Zealand's National Business Review
Microsoft lifts Dowfor a downgrade. "The market was focused on Moody's possible action, but S&P w
Microsoft lifts Dow
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 8 days ago
for a downgrade. "The market was focused on Moody's possible action, but S&P was the first to downgrade," London-based Societe Generale SA emerging-markets credit strategist Regis Chatellier told Bloomberg. "It's difficult to maintain an... Read more
8d
Business Insurance
Slumping investment firm snatches Man Group's co-CEOU.S. investment bank Goldman Sachs for more than 18 years. He is also a board m
Slumping investment firm snatches Man Group's co-CEO
Business Insurance / Posted 8 days ago
U.S. investment bank Goldman Sachs for more than 18 years. He is also a board member of France’s second listed biggest bank Societe Generale. Under Mr. Roman’s leadership, Man restructured to try to reduce its dependence on its trend-chasing... Read more
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9d
Investopedia
Brexit Bargains: What's on Sale in the UKproperty prices could decline by as much as 25% peak-to-trough.” Valuewalk.com
Brexit Bargains: What's on Sale in the UK
Investopedia / Posted 9 days ago
property prices could decline by as much as 25% peak-to-trough.” Valuewalk.com also cited on a report published by Societe Generale, a French bank, which said, “Analysts at Société Générale believe that a residential price correction of... Read more
9d
DW
Turkish central bank cuts rates after failed coup |and an indication of ongoing uncertainty about Turkey among investors. Roxana
Turkish central bank cuts rates after failed coup |
DW / Posted 9 days ago
and an indication of ongoing uncertainty about Turkey among investors. Roxana Hulea, Turkey strategist with French bank Societe Generale, said current financial market developments in Turkey suggested that "things are gradually returning to... Read more
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International Business Times
Property fund freeze designed to 'dampen volatility', says Standard Life CFO four property markets on the go at once – central London, wider London, south e
Property fund freeze designed to 'dampen volatility', says Standard Life CFO
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
four property markets on the go at once – central London, wider London, south east and rest of the country." For instance, Societe Generale recently confirmed to IBTimes UK that it is forging ahead with its new UK hub in Canary Wharf, while Wells... Read more
9d
The Economic Times
Indian markets long-term story intact, see Sensex at 32,000 by 2017: Vivek Misra, Societe Generaleare able to deliver on earnings, equities will continue to inch higher, said Vi
Indian markets long-term story intact, see Sensex at 32,000 by 2017: Vivek Misra, Societe Generale
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
are able to deliver on earnings, equities will continue to inch higher, said Vivek Misra, Asia equity strategist at Societe Generale . In an interview to ET , Misra said consumption theme-driven stocks should do well going ahead as they are... Read more
9d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
London home sales include perksto exit the EU will damage the U.K. economy and residential property values in
London home sales include perks
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
to exit the EU will damage the U.K. economy and residential property values in London could fall by more than 30 percent, Societe Generale SA analysts including Marc Mozzi wrote in a note to clients on Monday. U.K. homebuilder sales will drop by 5... Read more
9d
The Economic Times
Indian markets long-term story intact, see Sensex at 32,000 by 2018: Vivek Misra, Societe Generaleare able to deliver on earnings, equities will continue to inch higher, said Vi
Indian markets long-term story intact, see Sensex at 32,000 by 2018: Vivek Misra, Societe Generale
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
are able to deliver on earnings, equities will continue to inch higher, said Vivek Misra, Asia equity strategist at Societe Generale . In an interview to ET , Misra said consumption theme-driven stocks should do well going ahead as they are... Read more
10d
Finance and Commerce
Wells Fargo said to pay $397M for London officemay fall 24 percent in the U.K. capital if financial services firms fire or mov
Wells Fargo said to pay $397M for London office
Finance and Commerce / Posted 10 days ago
may fall 24 percent in the U.K. capital if financial services firms fire or move 50,000 workers following the referendum, Societe Generale forecast on Monday. Wells Fargo initially sought to lease the building before choosing to purchase it... Read more
10d
Reuters
SocGen seeks to push back trial date in Libya fund caseThe logo of the French bank Societe Generale is seen in front of the bank's hea
SocGen seeks to push back trial date in Libya fund case
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
The logo of the French bank Societe Generale is seen in front of the bank's headquarters building at La Defense business and financial district in Courbevoie near Paris, France, April 21, 2016. LONDON French investment bank Societe Generale on... Read more
10d
Channel NewsAsia
SocGen seeks to push back trial date in Libya fund caseLONDON: French investment bank Societe Generale on Monday asked for an adjournm
SocGen seeks to push back trial date in Libya fund case
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
LONDON: French investment bank Societe Generale on Monday asked for an adjournment to push back the date of a trial in a long-running dispute with Libya's US$67 billion sovereign wealth fund over a series of trades entered into between 2007 and... Read more
10d
Business Insider
SocGen used the codewords 'Pizza,' 'Zorro,' and 'the Men in Black' to hide corruption, Libyan fund allegesLibya's sovereign wealth fund is seeking information on alleged "codewords" use
SocGen used the codewords 'Pizza,' 'Zorro,' and 'the Men in Black' to hide corruption, Libyan fund alleges
Business Insider / Posted 10 days ago
Libya's sovereign wealth fund is seeking information on alleged "codewords" used by Societe Generale staff to mask bribery and corruption, in a $2 billion (£1.5 billion) lawsuit. The Libyan Investment Authority asked a London court to require the... Read more
10d
iol.co.za
Pound firmer in early tradethree months of the UK's current account deficit financed in one fell swoop,” s
Pound firmer in early trade
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
three months of the UK's current account deficit financed in one fell swoop,” said Kit Juckes, head of currency strategy at Societe Generale. Sterling has fallen sharply to hit a 31-year low against the dollar after Britain voted to exit the... Read more
10d
AllAfrica.com
Two Firms Ordered to Pay 15 Billion/ - to VIP EngineeringJudge Jacobs Mwambegele last week, the court found that VIP Engineering Company
Two Firms Ordered to Pay 15 Billion/ - to VIP Engineering
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Judge Jacobs Mwambegele last week, the court found that VIP Engineering Company, the plaintiff, had proved its case against Societe Generale De Survellance (S.A) and SGS (Tanzania) Limited, on the balance of probability as required by the law. "I... Read more
10d
The Globe and Mail
Turkey’s post-coup instability rattles investor confidenceevents, the risk is that notably tourism will suffer more durable damage,” Mich
Turkey’s post-coup instability rattles investor confidence
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
events, the risk is that notably tourism will suffer more durable damage,” Michala Marcussen, head of global economics at Societe Generale, said in a note on Sunday. Turkey is far from a major economic power, ranked about 20th in the world, but... Read more
11d
Business Standard India
Draghi to ask governments to chip in to counter Brexitgovernment is in talks with the EU to provide aid to the troubled lenders, hopi
Draghi to ask governments to chip in to counter Brexit
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
government is in talks with the EU to provide aid to the troubled lenders, hoping to shield savers from any loss. "(Draghi) is unlikely to be able to calm fears to the extent he did in January this year," Societe Generale economists wrote in a n... Read more
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11d
Pilipino Star
Even banks turning green– have all declared they are backing away from coal-fired power projects. Thre
Even banks turning green
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
– have all declared they are backing away from coal-fired power projects. Three major French banks, namely, BNP Paribas, Societe Generale, and Credit Agricole, joined eight other international banks that have spoken out against the prospect of... Read more
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