Commerzbank posts loss of nearly € 2.9 billion for 2020

This is the German bank’s first annual loss since the 2009 financial crisis. Commerzbank, Germany’s second-largest bank, announced a net loss of “Nearly 2.9 billion … Read more

Ladurée ready to welcome a new shareholder

The tea room brand, famous for its macaroons, needs equity capital. The Holder family has been discussing a strategic merger for several months. Ladurée tea … Read more

Jeff Bezos, a charismatic online bookseller who became a business, tech and media ogre

PORTRAIT – Amazon has undoubtedly become the “everything store” dreamed of by Jeff Bezos. It has been able to extend its influence well beyond the … Read more

Spain’s Santander pays a heavy price for the pandemic

Forced to depreciate its assets, the second European bank lost 8.7 billion euros in 2020. 2020, annus horribilis for Santander. For the first time in … Read more

Jeff Bezos, the crazy rise of the founder of Amazon

PORTRAIT- Twenty-six years after the birth of what aspired to be “the largest bookstore in the world”, this father of online commerce will step down … Read more

Why Sanofi lags behind in vaccine research

DECRYPTION – The delay of the French laboratory is the symbol of a deep malaise within the vaccines division of the company. The announcement had … Read more

how Elon Musk outstripped his competition

DECRYPTION – The founder of SpaceX will send tourists to space before the end of the year. No space activity escapes Elon Musk, the richest … Read more

Fairy wants to smash Sun-Finish duopoly in dishwashers

Carried by the appetite of the French for the maintenance of their house, Procter set off to attack a new market. A revolutionary product that … Read more

Russian Sputnik V vaccine more than 91% effective, independent experts say

This is what emerges from the results published in the medical journal The Lancet and validated by independent experts. The Sputnik V vaccine, about which … Read more