The logo of German banking and insurance giant Allianz is seen ...
Feb 24th, 2011
(AFP/DDP/File) - The logo of German banking and insurance giant Allianz is seen on the roof of the firm's headquarters near Munich. The insurance giant has said that its 2010 net profit jumped by 20.1 percent to 5.05 billion euros ($6.94 billion).(AFP/DDP/File/Joerg Koch) -
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's AngloGold Ashanti reported a near six-fold jump in first-quarter earnings on Monday as operations recovered from a wave of illegal strikes late last year. The world's third-largest bullion producer said adjusted headline earnings per share rose to 29 U.S. cents in the January-March quarter from 5 ce... [Full Article]
BANGKOK (AP) - Enthusiasm on Wall Street sparked by another positive report on the U.S. economy helped push most Asian stock markets higher Wednesday. But lower-than-expected German economic growth disappointed investors elsewhere. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dutch banking and insurance group ING will speed up preparations for a stock market listing of its European insurance business next year after just completing the spin-off of its U.S. insurance and investment arm. ING, bailed out by the Dutch state in 2008, is shedding its insurance, investment management and other assets thro... [Full Article]