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Fiat SpA

Fiat S.p.A., an acronym for Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino (English: Italian Automobile Factory of Turin), is an Italian automobile manufacturer, engine manufacturer, financial and industrial group based in Turin in the Piedmont region. Fiat was founded in 1899 by a group of investors including Giovanni Agnelli. Fiat has also manufactured railroad vehicles, tanks and aircraft. As of 2009, Fiat is the world's sixth largest carmaker as well as Italy's largest carmaker.

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Gold Holds Near Six-Month Low; Ends 2013 Down 28 Percent

By Reuters

Gold steadied on Thursday but held near a six-month low touched in the previous session after prospects for a global economic recovery prompted investors to abandon the safe-haven metal. (Jan 02)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, MANUFACTURING, CHRYSLER

Ford Unveils Global Small Car, Key to Opening Emerging Markets

By Reuters

Ford Motor Co will launch a small car aimed at emerging markets next year, the toughest test yet of Chief Executive Alan Mulally's strategy of building "global" models that can be sold in countries around the world. (Nov 14)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GENERAL MOTORS, VOLKSWAGEN, INDIA, EMERGING MARKETS

Serbia Woos Foreign Investors with 10 Year Corporate Tax Holiday

By IBTimes UK

The Serbia Investment and Export Promotion Agency details why big business should set up shop despite legacy issues (Oct 07, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: MANUFACTURING, EUROPEAN UNION, FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT, INVESTMENT

Fiat halts new investments pending clarity on labour law

By Reuters UK

Fiat SpA <FIA.MI> will put new investments on hold until it gets a clearer idea of the impact of a court ruling that a portion of Italy's labour rules are unconstitutional, its chief executive, Sergio Marchionne, said on Tuesday. (Jul 10, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: UNEMPLOYMENT, COURT, INVESTMENT

Demand for big pickup trucks fuels June U.S. auto sales

By Reuters

Sales of big, brawny pickup trucks fueled strong demand for new vehicles in the United States in June, driving the industry toward its strongest month since before the recession that drove General Motors Co and Chrysler into bankruptcy. (Jul 03, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: GENERAL MOTORS, TOYOTA, VOLKSWAGEN, CHRYSLER, NEW YORK

Fiat starts refinancing talks on 1.95 billion euro loan - sources

By Reuters UK

Italian carmaker Fiat SpA <FIA.MI> has started talks with banks on refinancing an existing 1.95 billion euro (1.6 billion pounds) loan in a first step towards merging with Chrysler, banking sources said on Friday. (Jun 01, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: CITIGROUP, CHRYSLER

Chrysler recalls 469,000 SUVs worldwide over gearshift issue

By Reuters

Chrysler Group LLC is recalling about 469,000 SUVs worldwide to update software after some vehicles' circuit boards were found to be transmitting signals that trigger inadvertent gearshifts to neutral, the No. 3 U.S. automaker said Saturday. (May 12, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: CHRYSLER, MEXICO

Chrysler outlook raised to positive from stable by S&P

By Reuters

Chrysler Group LLC may get an upgrade in its credit rating in the next 12 months, said Standard and Poor's on Tuesday, which raised Chrysler's outlook to "positive" from "stable. (May 01, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: S&P, CHRYSLER, MANAGEMENT, INVESTMENT

Chrysler earnings down 65 percent on product launches

By Reuters

Chrysler Group LLC's quarterly profit fell 65 percent as it absorbed the costs of new-vehicle launches, the company said on Monday. (Apr 29, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: CHRYSLER

European market plunge tests carmakers' endurance

By Reuters UK

PSA Peugeot Citroen <PEUP.PA> and Toyota <7203.T> led European car sales 10.3 percent lower in March, as an unrelenting market contraction spreads to the region's more prosperous north, unnerving automakers. (Apr 17, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: UNEMPLOYMENT, TOYOTA, GERMANY, VOLKSWAGEN, RETAIL SALES, DAIMLER AG