Tag: Ukraine invasion

Finance Tech, Trading

Russian stocks slide as trading resumes for all companies

March 28, 2022

Via: ABC News

Russian shares slumped as its stock market resumed trading of all companies Monday after a monthlong halt following the invasion of Ukraine. The benchmark MOEX index slid 2.2% after the Moscow Exchange reopened for all of its several hundred listed […]

Energy, Industries

UK could spend £6.3m a day on Russian gas this year, think tank warns

March 3, 2022

Via: Sky News

The UK uses relatively little Russian gas, but it still accounts for about 6% of total imports, and about 4% of UK gas demand, having risen from almost none in 2017, according to analysis of government data by the Energy […]

Energy, Industries

Weaning Europe off Russian energy will highlight cost of Ukraine invasion at home

March 2, 2022

Via: Sky News

Another is the changes it is bringing about in the energy policies of many European countries. Chief among them is Germany – which has indicated it may extend the lives of its nuclear power plants and keep coal-fired power plants […]

Energy, Industries

BP shares slide after Ukraine invasion prompts exit from Russia

February 28, 2022

Via: Sky News

The UK-listed energy giant said on Sunday that the move would result in accounting charges of up to $25bn. BP’s decision to offload the stake – an interest it has held for nearly a decade – is the most visible […]