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Executive Compensation

BRIEF-ABN Amro says first compensation letters sent to SME clients‍​

* A NUMBER OF SME CLIENTS WITH INTEREST RATE DERIVATIVES WILL RECEIVE AN OFFER FOR AN ADVANCE PAYMENT THIS WEEK.

Banco Popular bondholders seek to overturn resolution

LONDON, Aug 17 (IFR) - A group of bondholders in Banco Popular have filed challenges to European regulatory decisions that put the Spanish bank in resolution on June 7 and led to Santander’s immediate purchase of the hastily restructured entity for €1.

4:31pm IST

British retail sales slow in July after strong second quarter

LONDON British retail sales growth slowed broadly as expected in July after a strong second quarter, as shoppers cut back on purchases of most goods other than food, adding to worries about a fall in consumer demand caused by higher inflation.

4:16pm IST

PSG midfielder Matuidi undergoes medical at Juventus

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Blaise Matuidi is undergoing the second part of a two-day medical at Juventus, the Italian champions said on Thursday.

4:07pm IST

BRIEF-Shanghai Jahwa United updates on lawsuits regarding securities misrepresention liability disputes

* Says 139 plaintiffs filed lawsuits against the co regarding securities misrepresention liability disputes, claiming compensation of 60.4 million yuan in total

3:58pm IST

REFILE-Taiwan power outage affected 151 companies, caused $3 mln in damages

TAIPEI, Aug 17 Taiwan's massive power blackout on Tuesday resulted in about $3 million worth of losses for 151 companies in industrial parks and export processing zones on the island, the economics ministry said on Thursday.

3:55pm IST

BRIEF-Talbros Engineering recommends bonus issue in 1:1 ratio

* Says recommends bonus issue in ratio of 1:1 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

3:55pm IST

British retail sales slow in July after strong second quarter

LONDON British retail sales slowed as expected in July after a strong second quarter, as shoppers cut back on purchases of most things other than food, adding to worries about a fall in consumer demand.

Budget 2017, Business 3:22pm IST

Brazil Supreme Court backs indigenous land demarcation in long-running case

TORONTO, Aug 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Land rights campaigners have hailed a decision by Brazil's Supreme Court to rule against a state seeking compensation for land declared indigenous territory by the national government.

3:12pm IST

Ericsson sues smartphone maker Wiko over patent infringement

STOCKHOLM Swedish mobile infrastructure firm Ericsson is suing French-Chinese smartphone maker Wiko in two German regional courts over patent infringements, it said on Thursday.

2:53pm IST

Director's cut: Best-paid corporate boards

A seat on a corporate board is nice work if you can get it, especially at three companies that pay their directors more than $100,000 per meeting. A Reuters Special Report.  Full Article