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Barclays in Anti-Gay Bill Discussions

Fingers In Ears

Barclays has raised the subject of Uganda’s pending Anti-Homosexuality Bill with the country’s government, after coming under pressure from the online social activist group

Olam Fund-Raising a 'Bailout': Muddy Waters

Question Mark

Short-seller Carson Block, founder of Muddy Waters Research, continued his attack against Singapore-listed Olam International on Tuesday, characterizing the company's $1.25 billion fund-raising plan as a "sovereign bailout" a week after the commodities trader said it had enough liquidity.