European stocks ended the Tuesday session on a mixed note as a weaker-than-expected reading on US consumer prices failed to assuage inflation concerns and amid Covid-19 concerns in China.
CureVac has downsized its capacity for manufacturing its first generation Covid-19 vaccine due to what it said was the lower-than-expected peak demand for the shot and due to the decreased need thanks to ongoing vaccinations globally.
Consumer level inflation in the US slowed more quickly than expected last month as the Delta variant of Covid-19 took its toll on travel-related sectors, including airlines and hotels.
BP has named Anja-Isabel Dotzenrath, the former head of German utility RWE's renewables unit, as its new chief executive vice-president of its gas and low carbon energy operations.
Asia Pacific stocks finished on a mixed note on Tuesday with a small outbreak of Covid-19 in China's Fujian province dragging on that country's stock markets even as Japan's Nikkei-225 hit a more than 31-year high.
Cyber-security specialist NCC Group reported a jump in full-year profits while reporting faster growth since period end that led it to reiterate its guidance for the next 12 months.
Ocado Retail saw sales drop by considerably more than expected over its third quarter, but only due to a conflagration at its customer fulfilment centre at Erith.
Software firm Bytes said on Tuesday that it had continued to trade "strongly" the six months ended 31 August, building on its "robust" maiden full-year results in May 2021 and a "positive start" to the financial year.
Recruitment firm Staffline said on Tuesday that interim pre-tax losses had been narrowed significantly thanks to a solid performance by all of its three divisions and cost-cutting efforts.
Software firm Kape Technologies has successfully raised gross proceeds of approximately $354. 0m by way of a share placing and an additional approximately $2. 5m as part of a retail offer.
London stocks ended down on Tuesday, led lower by weakness in the mining sector as investors mulled the latest UK jobs and US inflation data.
US banking giant Goldman Sachs will replace chief financial officer Stephen Scherr with Denis Coleman at the end of the year.
Tech giant Apple unveiled new versions of several of their iconic devices on Tuesday, launching four new 5G-enabled iPhones and multiple updates to the iPad and Apple Watch.
The Dow Jones and S&P 500 were both back in the red shortly after the opening bell on Tuesday as investors thumbed over the hotly-anticipated monthly inflation report early on in the session.
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