Splunk, Blackstone, Aerojet Rocketdyne and more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Splunk (SPLK) – Cisco Systems (CSCO) made a more than $ 20 billion takeover bid for the cloud software company, according to people familiar with the matter who spoke to The Wall Street Journal. A deal of that size would represent the networking … Read more

Ukraine concerns escalate, Fed remarks in focus

LONDON – European markets pulled back sharply on Monday as investors continued to track tensions in Ukraine and remarks from US Federal Reserve officials about the interest rate outlook. The pan-European Stoxx 600 slid 2.6% in early trade, with banks plunging 4.5% to lead losses as all sectors and major stock exchanges slid into negative … Read more

DBS CEO Piyush Gupta on fourth-quarter earnings, shareholder dividends

Singapore’s largest lender DBS Group reported a record full-year profit for 2021, and its CEO Piyush Gupta told CNBC last year he was “one of the best years” he’s seen. “That has been a solid year, perhaps one of the best years I’ve seen in a long time. And that includes a very robust growth … Read more