Aetna CEO defends merger with Humana in antitrust trial

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Aetna Inc's chief executive denied on Friday that its withdrawal from some Obamacare exchanges was in retaliation for government efforts to halt its merger with Humana Inc , as he sought to convince a federal judge to approve th...

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Exclusive: Reinsurer Beechwood explores sale after Platinum woes – source

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Beechwood group of reinsurance companies is in talks to sell most or all of itself after a backlash from some clients due to its relationship with troubled hedge fund manager Platinum Partners, according to a person familiar wi...

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In Sky deal, Murdochs shield Fox from sagging U.S. ad market

(Reuters) - Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's plan to buy the remaining stake in Sky Plc further insulates the Murdoch family-owned media company from a U.S. television advertising market roiled by sagging ratings, experts said.

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Stock Shortages May Deplete Brand Loyalty Fast

Many consumers fear a shortfall of highly desired items this holiday season, and disappointed shoppers may switch to other brands, suggests a survey Elementum released Thursday. The firm polled 2,001 adults in the U.S. this fall. About 48 percent of the participants who were parents of kids under 18 expressed concern about product shortages.

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Ulabox registró el mejor jueves y viernes de su historia con crecimientos del 135%

Ulabox registró el mejor jueves y viernes de su historia!   La campaña que Ulabox ha tenido activa desde el jueves ha sido un éxito para el súper online. Desde la compañía informan que gracias al Black Friday  estos días se han registrado  ventas por encima de la media comparado con  los meses anteriores. Concretamente […]

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La venta online de comida a domicilio en España crecerá hasta los 2.500 MM$ para el 2020

Aunque es un mercado que ha madurado mucho en los últimos años, el sector del Take Away online o Food Delivery aún tiene mucho camino por recorrer. En Estados Unidos ya ha superado los 13.000 millones de dólares, y se espera que para el horizonte 2021 aumente significativamente hasta superar la barrera de los 40.000 millones […]

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Hawkish Fed a potential speed bump for stock bulls

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Next week's Federal Reserve meeting and possible signals on the pace of rate hikes for next year could pose the biggest risk yet to the rally the U.S. stock market has seen since last month's presidential election.

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