Canada’s TD Bank will buy US brokerage Cowen in a $1.3 billion deal

The TD Bank logo is seen atop the Toronto Dominion Canada Trust Tower in Toronto, Ontario, Canada March 16, 2017. Picture taken March 16, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Helgren/File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign up Aug 2 (Reuters) – Canada’s Toronto Dominion Bank ( TD.TO ) will buy New York-based boutique … Read more

Cryptoverse: Bitcoin hits the heat in July’s jump

A display of virtual currency bitcoin and a one-dollar bill are seen in front of a stock chart in this photo taken Jan. 8, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign up Aug 2 (Reuters) – It’s been a good month for bitcoin – and we haven’t said that … Read more

HSBC puts on Ping An call, raises payout and profit target

HSBC will return to paying quarterly dividends from 2023 Aims to win investors with a higher return target Says the division of Asian business involves a lot of risk London shares up 6% LONDON/SINGAPORE, Aug 1 (Reuters) – HSBC ( HSBA.L ) rejected a proposal by major shareholder Ping An Insurance Group Co of China … Read more

China’s Alibaba seeks to retain New York listing amid audit dispute

The Alibaba Group logo is seen at the New York Stock Exchange in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., August 3, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign up Aug 1 (Reuters) – Alibaba Group Holding Ltd ( 9988.HK ) said on Monday it would work to maintain its New … Read more