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Facebook to double office presence in London
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Facebook said on Monday it would double its presence in London, acquiring nearly 600,000 square feet (56,000 square meters) of office space across two buildings in King’s Cross – enough for more than 6,000 workstations. from Reuters: Business News https://ift.tt/2A45u8e … Read More

Tesla shares drop after report on supplier talks
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Shares of Tesla Inc fell more than 4 percent in trading before the bell on Monday, after a report that the electric car maker has turned to some suppliers for a refund of previously made payments in a bid to … Read More

Tesla shares drop after report on supplier talks
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Shares of Tesla Inc fell more than 4 percent in trading before the bell on Monday, after a report that the electric car maker has turned to some suppliers for a refund of previously made payments in a bid to … Read More

Bitcoin Price Hits Two-Month High as Dominance Rate Spikes
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Bitcoin’s rally to two-month highs has more substance than initially thought, the BTC dominance rate indicates. from CoinDesk https://ift.tt/2NAqxkE https://ift.tt/1kITr2E

Lufthansa, SAP Competition Seeks Ideas for Blockchain in Aviation
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Lufthansa has partnered with software giant SAP to launch a blockchain competition seeking ideas for blockchain applications in the airline industry. from CoinDesk https://ift.tt/2LiFafV https://ift.tt/1kITr2E

Tesla shares drop after report on supplier talks
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Shares of Tesla Inc fell more than 4 percent in trading before the bell on Monday, after a report that the electric car maker has turned to some suppliers for a refund of previously made payments in a bid to … Read More

Halliburton revenue beats on higher North America rig count
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Oilfield services provider Halliburton Co’s quarterly revenue rose 24 percent to beat analysts’ estimates on Monday as higher oil prices encouraged U.S. oil and gas producers to put more rigs to work. from Reuters: Business News https://ift.tt/2uVA5iE https://www.reuters.com

Magna-BAIC deal raises prospects for an ‘automotive Foxconn’ in China
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In China, where the future of the car is looking more and more electric, newcomers to the auto industry are looking for partners to help them build their vehicles. from Reuters: Business News https://ift.tt/2JNqRdz https://www.reuters.com

Toymaker Hasbro’s quarterly revenue, profit top estimates
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Toymaker Hasbro Inc topped Wall Street estimates for profit and revenue in the second quarter as it emerged from the worst effects of last year’s Toys ‘R’ Us bankruptcy, sending its shares up nearly 7 percent in premarket trading. from … Read More

Fiat Chrysler’s head of Europe business steps down: source
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The head of Fiat Chrysler’s Europe, Middle East and Africa business Alfredo Altavilla has stepped down, a source with knowledge of the matter said on Monday. from Reuters: Business News https://ift.tt/2O7EPKR https://www.reuters.com

G20 Forum Shelves Deadline for ‘Very Specific Recommendations’ on Crypto
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G20 appears to U-turn on strict crypto regulation suggestions, at least until October https://ift.tt/2alQVjr

Blackstone wins EU approval to buy Thomson Reuters unit
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U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group has secured EU antitrust approval to acquire a majority stake in Thomson Reuters’ Financial and Risk unit, the European Commission said on Monday. from Reuters: Business News https://ift.tt/2JLcruB https://www.reuters.com

Oil higher on Middle East, North Sea supply worries
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Oil prices rose on Monday on worries over supply after tensions worsened between Iran and the United States, while some offshore workers began a 24-hour strike on three oil and gas platforms in the British North Sea. from Reuters: Business … Read More

Toymaker Hasbro’s quarterly revenue tops estimates
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Toymaker Hasbro Inc topped Wall Street estimates for quarterly revenue on Monday, as the company managed to move past the liquidation of retailer Toys ‘R’ Us. from Reuters: Business News https://ift.tt/2LtjWLp https://www.reuters.com

Energy giants opening natural gas spigots, fueling profit rise
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The world’s largest oil companies are pumping more natural gas than ever before, helping to spur a rise in profits while sating rising global demand for fuels that can mitigate global greenhouse gas emissions. from Reuters: Business News https://ift.tt/2uVp6p9 https://www.reuters.com

France’s Atos boosts U.S. presence with Syntel acquisition
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French IT services company Atos is boosting its North American operations with a $3.4 billion cash deal to buy Michigan-based IT services provider Syntel Inc . from Reuters: Business News https://ift.tt/2Luml8N https://www.reuters.com

BoJ easing talk sends bond yields up
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Signs that the Bank of Japan (BoJ) might scale back its monetary stimulus faster than expected sent tremors through bond markets on Monday, while European stocks slipped as threats of further U.S. tariffs on China drained risk appetite. from Reuters: … Read More

The Daily: TCAP Explores Market, Tutanota Accepts Cryptos, Huobi Launches Cloud
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In today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief we cover stories about one of the largest inter-dealer brokers in the world exploring the cryptocurrency market, a privacy-focused email service that now accepts several cryptos, a new white label exchange offering and … Read More