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Amazon convinces shareholders with a jump in profits | 04/26/18

Amazon, the online store giant, has released its figures in the last quarter. Flowering e-commerce and thriving cloud services have dampened Amazon's early activities. In the first quarter, revenues increased by 43 percent year on year to $ 51 billion (42 billion), as the online giant announced Thursday after the US market in Seattle. The surplus rose from $ 724 …

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Swiss stocks close: SMI climbs higher – beware of Roche | 04/26/18

Zurich (awp) – The Swiss stock market reacted on Thursday to the bear market from the previous day and started a strong upward movement. After a careful start, the reference index SMI rose step by step on the reporting day and bounced back over 8,800 points. The index was supported by the major banks' prize gains and heavyweight Novartis and …

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ECB expects stable euro area growth

The ECB adheres to its ultra-expansive policy as well as great caution at the slightest change in its previous strategy. Michael Rasch, Frankfurt 26.4.2018, 19:30 On June 1, Luis de Guindos, former Minister of Finance and Finance, takes over the post of Vice President of the ECB. [Image: Susana Vera / Reuters] The European Central Bank Council (ECB) missed the …

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Bayer sells additional business to BASF | because of the Monsanto store 26/4/18

In the fight for the acquisition of the American chemical giant Monsanto, Bayer meets the requirements of the antitrust authorities. More crop research activities will be sold to the chemical company BASF for about EUR 1.7 billion, the company said Thursday evening. "By doing so, we fulfill commitments we made to the European Commission and other regulatory authorities to facilitate …

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Change of pension fund BKW | 04/26/18

BKW Pension Fund's financial stability has been positively affected by the conversion of defined benefit pension plans into defined contribution plans. This effect benefits both employees and associated companies. Employees and affiliates will continue to contribute to the same extent in the future. The new pension plan provides no reduction of benefits. The positive special accounting effect is due to …

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Swiss stocks close: SMI climbs higher – beware of Roche | 04/26/18

Zurich (awp) – The Swiss stock market reacted on Thursday to the bear market from the previous day and started a strong upward movement. After a careful start, the reference index SMI rose step by step on the reporting day and bounced back over 8,800 points. The index was supported by the major banks' prize gains and heavyweight Novartis and …

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General Assembly of Comet Holding AG approves all proposals | 04/26/18

Media Release Flamatt, April 26, 2018 Both the management report and the annual report and consolidated accounts for 2017 were approved by the meeting. Shareholders were granted discharge to the Board and Executive Board for 2017 and the remaining profit of CHF 89.3 million was transferred to the new account. The proposed distribution from capital injection and the distribution from …

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A small world: Bafin initiates research into market manipulation

Shortly after the IPO comes for "Facebook for the rich" hammer: The information about the company is doubtful before the trade of its shares is warned. 26.4.2018, 16:51 clock (sda / awp) A small world, the social network of the wealthy listed on the six Swiss stock exchange, has come under the headlining of the German authorities. The German Federal …

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Namics Group Sets New Sales Record – IT Retailer

The Swiss Namics Group has a positive balance sheet for the 2017 fiscal year. The company generated a turnover of FRF 67 million (2016: 67 million) – the highest turnover in the company's history since its inception in 1995. The Digital Agency reiterates its success The expansion of customer relationships and highlights here Migros, who has been a customer for …

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