It's been a good year for the Vatican bank as it works to scrub clean the sins of the past. Stronger income from trading securities including bonds and a fall in operating expenses drove a sharp rise in profits last year.
LONDON Crude oil futures edged up on Monday as firm global demand vied with a strong dollar, but a public holiday in the United States and much of Europe kept trading muted.
LONDON Gold prices were marginally lower on Monday, as the dollar gained traction against major currency rivals, on signs the Federal Reserve is preparing to tighten monetary policy for the first time in six years in 2015.
The Greek government is priming investors for another cliffhanger on June 5. While Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras's spokesman Gabriel Sakellaridis insisted on Monday that the government will pay salaries and pensions due at the end of this month, ...
LAGOS May 25 Africa's largest telecoms operator, MTN, said on Monday fuel shortages in Nigeria, its biggest market, were disrupting its services.