Global Economy

AstraZeneca shares turn negative after Brazilian health authority says volunteer in Covid vaccine study dies

A test tube labelled vaccine is seen in front of AstraZeneca logo in this illustration taken, September 9, 2020. Dado Ruvic | Reuters AstraZeneca shares turned negative Wednesday after a Brazilian health authority said a volunteer in its coronavirus vaccine study died. The Federal University of Sao Paulo, which is helping coordinate late-stage trials in […]

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Sebi proposes framework for commodities in case of near zero or negative prices

The Securities and Exchange Board of India(Sebi) on Monday proposed an alternate risk management framework for commodities in case of near zero or negative prices. “In recent times, extreme volatility has been observed in commodity prices globally, particularly in the case of crude oil, wherein the prices had unprecedentedly gone down to zero and subsequently, […]