• 10 things you need to know in markets today

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! Here's what you need to know.
    1. Giuseppe Conte, a law professor, was named as Italian prime minister on Wednesday. He must now prove he can lead the euro zone's third largest economy with no political experience.
    2. US Senate Democrats urged President Donald Trump to try to prod OPEC to take steps to lower oil prices. They suggested that millions of Americans will see tax cut proceeds canceled out by higher fuel costs.
    3. Heinrich Hiesinger's position as Thyssenkrupp's CEO is more precarious than it has ever been. A 10% gain in the industrial group's share price on news that...
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