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Is an Airbnb IPO on the cards in 2020?
The home-rental giant has flagged plans to go public in a stock market debut that may be the most anticipated this year but the road towards a public listing in 2020 may be rocky
US is confident coronavirus won't impact China trade deal
Although China is now focused on containing the virus, it’s still expected to live up to trade deal commitments, US treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin says
Cargill steps into the booming alternative meat sector
The agri-food giant is launching plant-based hamburger patties and alternative meat products in direct competition with start-ups Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods
Libor phase out: are markets ready?
The 51-year-old benchmark for short-term interest rates around the world will be retired at the end of 2021 but financial firms are reluctant to embrace its heirs
Three ways to make money with stock index investing
From index-tracking funds to benchmarked DIY portfolios, there are several options for investors who are looking for returns in the long term
Foreign investors lift Ukrainian hryvnia to world's top-performing currency
Last year the hryvnia was the world's top-performing currency against the dollar as the former Soviet republic's high benchmark rates attracted a flux of foreign investors
Coronavirus sees global stocks drifting lower; and Irish stocks slump after general election
Investors wonder whether the rate of contagion is far from being under control after the World Health Organization warns of more cases. Meanwhile, Irish stocks take a tumble as Sinn Féin gains a high percentage of votes
China warns France against excluding Huawei from 5G
The Chinese embassy in France fears Huawei might be discriminated against as the French government prepares the auction of its 5G network.
China gradually returns to work amid coronavirus disruptions
The resumption of operations could be further delayed for several factories, threatening the global supply chain