EU-approved treatment for prostate cancer

The European Commission’s favorable opinion was based on a phase III study, conducted in 831 patients, which showed a 38% reduction in the risk of death compared to existing treatments. The European Commission has given the green light for a new treatment from Novartis for an advanced form of prostate cancer, the Swiss pharmaceutical giant … Read more

STOCK EXCHANGE – Tracking stocks in Paris and Europe (updated) – 13/12/2022 at 08:53

(updated with Air Liquide) * Change in futures on the CAC 40 0#FCE index: * Variation of Stoxx 600 0#FXXP index futures: * Securities trading ex-dividend .EX.PA * Update on European .EUFR markets PARIS, Dec. 13 (Reuters) – The stocks following Tuesday on the Paris stock exchange and in Europe: * ENGIE ENGIE.PA , ENEL … Read more

EU approves ‘carbon tax’ at borders for green industrial imports

This device will subject imports in various sectors, such as steel, aluminium, cement or electricity, to EU environmental standards. Greening industrial imports by factoring in the carbon emissions associated with their production: The EU adopted an unprecedented mechanism at its borders on Tuesday, which also marks the end of “rights to pollutefree programs assigned to … Read more

prices at the pump continue to fall, diesel 9 cents lower

After booming in mid-November due to fuel discount planning, prices have fallen for the third week in a row. Fuel prices continue to fall. For the third consecutive week, the liters of petrol and diesel dropped last week, according to the latest data from the Ministry of Energy Transition, published on Monday. The drop was … Read more

Gas shortage threatens Europe next winter

In the foreseeable absence of Russian deliveries, savings and diversification measures are urgent, the IEA recommends. The European Union should get through the coming months without too many gas problems. “We have successfully resisted Russia’s energy blackmail. We are safe for this winter”Ursula von der Leyen, the President of the European Commission, summed up Monday. … Read more

Giorgia Meloni challenges the Bank of Italy and upholds her budget project

The Italian Prime Minister has confirmed two important measures: raising the ceiling for cash payments to 5,000 euros and extending the flat tax for the self-employed. Despite strong criticism from the Bank of Italy, Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni on Monday confirmed two important measures in her 2023 budget: raising the ceiling for cash payments … Read more

The noose is tightening around the fees levied on life insurance contracts

Photo credit: 123RF Under pressure from the ACPR, France Assureurs (the federation of insurers) presented the first elements of the methodology that life insurance companies are asked to follow in order to moderate the fees that depositors pay on their contracts . The ACPR is calling insurers again on the cost of life insurance Last … Read more

Stock market: following stocks in Paris and Europe – 12/12/2022 at 09:13

PARIS, Dec. 12 (Reuters) – The stocks following Monday on the Paris stock exchange and in Europe: * AIRBUS AIR.PA – Air India, owned by Indian conglomerate Tata Group, will place a landmark order for at least 500 aircraft from both Airbus and Boeing BA.N worth tens of billions of dollars, industry sources told Reuters … Read more

The United States, a new Eldorado for industrialists

American manufacturers, such as First Solar in Alabama, are increasingly investing in their country of origin. DANE RHYS/REUTERS DECRYPTION – Enticed by the government support that Joe Biden has decided on and by the low energy costs, foreign investors are leaving Europe. The Swedish battery manufacturer Northvolt, the car manufacturers Volkswagen and BMW, the Italian … Read more

Setback in sight in Europe to attack a risky week – 12/12/2022 at 09:10

Traders work in the IG Index trading room, London PARIS (Reuters) – Major European equity markets are expected to fall by unknown multiples on Monday for the first session of a week, which will be dominated by the monetary policy decisions of the world’s major central banks. Index futures suggest a drop of 0.48% for … Read more