(Bloomberg) -- Citgo Petroleum Corp. hired JPMorgan Chase & Co. as an adviser as part of attempts by Venezuela’s political opposition to keep control of the U.S. oil refiner amid mounting legal claims from creditors. The company, which is controlled by opposition, contracted the bank this year to consult on potential negotiations with companies that have pending claims, according to Yon Goicoechea, an adviser for National Assembly leader and head of the opposition Juan Guaido. JPMorgan was hired
(Bloomberg) -- New York’s battered office market is drawing more interest from tech companies that are hungry for space even as the pandemic upends traditional work.Roku Inc. and Microsoft Corp. are among firms in talks for new leases in Manhattan. Amazon.com Inc. and Facebook Inc. have explored options to expand their offices. Digital-payments firm Stripe Inc. is taking a chunk of space in the financial district. In the year’s biggest office deal, Google agreed earlier this week to buy St. John
Business expansion efforts and solid economic growth will keep aiding major banks like Citi (C), JPMorgan (JPM) & U.S. Bancorp (USB). Wells Fargo (WFC) continues to face lawmakers' ire over its mishandling of business practices.