Tuesday, November 19, 2019
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Behind the GM strike: Declining productivity at U.S. operations

(Reuters) - General Motors Co's U.S. workforce productivity has declined since the automaker recovered from a 2009 bankruptcy, even as its profit per employee...

Wall Street takes on long-term care payouts as insurers balk at...

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Some U.S. insurers are turning to Wall Street's financial wizards for relief from the liabilities of their long-term care (LTC)...

Seeking shelter from trade war, fund managers bet on China’s consumers

SYDNEY/HONG KONG (Reuters) - China may be an odd choice for investors seeking shelter from a Sino-U.S. trade war. Yet, money managers in Asia...

Is bitcoin growing up? Regulated futures boom as investors seek a…

LONDON (Reuters) - When bitcoin was born it was a symbol of counterculture, a rebel currency with near-anonymity and a lack of regulation. A...

Hey big spender – how luxury brands are raising the stakes...

PARIS (Reuters) - Big-spending luxury brands like Gucci, Louis Vuitton and Christian Dior are splashing out on everything from dance-fuelled fashion shows to teams...

Germany’s Opel town shows struggle for Europe to plug in electric...

RUESSELSHEIM, Germany (Reuters) - Carmakers and policymakers in Europe are staking their futures on a race to electric vehicles. But the vast charging network...

Trade tensions may dent defensive armor of consumer staples stocks

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Shares of consumer staples companies are commonly seen as a safe harbor among U.S. equities but may be more susceptible...

China, holding Treasuries, keeps ‘nuclear option’ in U.S. trade war

NEW YORK (Reuters) - It took China just 11 hours to retaliate against the United States for proposing tariffs on some 1,300 Chinese products,...