1. Bloomberg: Russian aluminum company could lose 36% of sales due to sanctions

    By Rachel Amran Nearly 40% of sales at Russia's largest aluminum producer, Rusal, are at risk due to sanctions imposed by the U.S. and U.K., Bloomberg reported on April 16. The U.S. and the U.K. banned the supply of new Russian-made metals to global exchanges, including t
  2. Freepoint settles US charges over multi-year bribery scheme

    NEW YORK (Reuters) -Freepoint Commodities LLC has agreed to pay over $98 million to settle U.S. charges in connection with a scheme to misappropriate material non-public information and bribe Brazilian officials, authorities said on Thursday. The Connecticut-based commodities trad