West Texas Intermediate fell for a third day, the longest losing streak in two months, after an industry report showed crude inventories rose in the U.S., the world’s biggest oil consumer. Brent slid in London.
Martin Chantree, a senior currency dealer at Lloyds Banking Group Plc, shared details of a pending bank order with a trader at BP Plc to the potential detriment of the bank, according to four people with knowledge of the matter.
Billionaire Wilbur Ross invited Paul Ryan over for lunch. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Wells Fargo & Co. bankers met with Rand Paul at a fundraiser in Atlanta. Investor Rob Arnott dropped in on Ted Cruz.
Fortum Oyj’s sale of its Swedish electricity grid is drawing interest from bidders including billionaire Li Ka-Shing’s Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings Ltd. and Canadian pension investor Borealis Infrastructure Management Inc., people familiar with the process said.