ALBUQUERQUE, NM – Alexander MM Uballez, United States Attorney for the District of New Mexico, announced today that Jose Mendoza and Ryan Rodriguez have been convicted for their roles in a drug trafficking and money laundering conspiracy. silver. A grand jury indicted the defendants on February 25, 2020. According to their plea agreements and other …

Just over a week ago, Tesla (TSLA) CEO Elon Musk has issued a stark warning to investors in the company – and to investors in general. Musk said he had a “super bad feeling” about the state of the global economy and its direction. His sentiment was bad enough, in fact, that according to some …

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Bank of America has advised cryptocurrency consolidation, saying there are too many crypto-assets in the digital market. The firm’s suggestion comes amid the crash of digital currencies. Financial institution analyst Jason Kupferberg said the saturation of the cryptocurrency market is similar to internet stocks in 2000, when the dot-com boom led to the emergence of …

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David Iben said it well when he said: “Volatility is not a risk that interests us. What matters to us is to avoid the permanent loss of capital. When we think of a company’s risk, we always like to look at its use of debt, because over-indebtedness can lead to ruin. We can see that …

Debt can be a difficult thing for anyone to deal with. The pressure of repaying your loans can be stressful at the best of times, and you may be wondering what you can do to ease that burden. Fortunately, there are plenty of things you can do if you want to tackle your debt head-on. …

Tokyo, June 13 (UNI/Sputnik) Japan’s national currency, the yen, fell to its lowest against the US dollar since October 1998 and traded at 135.2 to the dollar on Monday, as stocks s are collapsing in anticipation of monetary tightening by the inflation-boosted Federal Reserve, Japanese media reported. The yen accelerated its fall to 135.2 to …

MYRTLE BEACH — In a phone call with an associate in April, Doc Antle, the controversial ‘Tiger King’ star of Myrtle Beach, appeared to be talking about disguising the origin of the money allegedly coming from smuggling illegal immigrants from South America. Antle suggested the associate use his Myrtle Beach Safari as cover so the …

It’s been a bumpy ride for Wall Street in 2022. Since the widely followed Dow Jones Industrial Average and broad-based S&P500 reached their respective all-time closing highs in early January, both fell into correction territory (i.e. a decline of at least 10%). As for the technology Nasdaq Compoundit has lost more than a quarter of …

Los Angeles, USA,-The research study presented here is an excellent compilation of various types of analysis of significant aspects of the global online loans market. Through devilishly researched analysis and Porter’s Five Forces analysis, it provides an in-depth explanation of the strengths and weaknesses of the global Online Lending Market and other players operating within …

The whole world is battling inflation which is hitting a 40-50 year high in most major economies like the US, UK and Eurozone. In India, CPI inflation may not be very high as the government has taken action by reducing oil prices, regulating wheat and sugar exports and imposing export duties on steel to control …

VICTORIA — The final report and recommendations of British Columbia’s public inquiry into money laundering are set to be released Wednesday. British Columbia VICTORIA — The final report and recommendations of British Columbia’s public inquiry into money laundering are set to be released Wednesday. The BC government says in a statement that the Cullen Commission’s …

If we want to find a stock that could multiply over the long term, what are the underlying trends we should be looking for? Typically, we will want to notice a growth trend come back on capital employed (ROCE) and at the same time, a base capital employed. If you see this, it usually means …

Resources Minister Madeleine King said Australia’s domestic gas security mechanism would be extended and improved. In place since 2017 and due to expire on January 1, 2023, the mechanism aims to secure enough natural gas for domestic needs in Australia when the resource is scarce. It can do this by imposing an export limit on …

Howard Marks said it well when he said that, rather than worrying about stock price volatility, “the possibility of permanent loss is the risk I worry about…and that every practical investor that I know is worried”. It’s natural to consider a company’s balance sheet when looking at its riskiness, as debt is often involved when …

(RTTNews) – As worries about the global economic slowdown and rising inflation weighed on sentiment, the Canadian market fell on Wednesday, led by steep losses in the healthcare, communications and technology sectors. industry. Both the World Bank and the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development have cut global economic growth forecasts for the current year …

As widely expected, the RBI on Wednesday raised the repo rate by 50 basis points to 4.9%, which was imminent given the current inflationary trajectory and geopolitical concerns. A majority of consultants and property developers hailed RBI’s decision to bring inflation under control. However, they worried that rising rates would ultimately make home loans more …

Raids on Punjab-based property group Gupta Builders and Promoters (GBP) Private Limited yielded unaccounted cash to the tune of ₹85 lakh, an Audi car and incriminating documents, the Directorate of Law Enforcement (ED) said on Tuesday. The searches were carried out at 19 locations in Chandigarh, Ambala, Panchkula, Mohali and Delhi on June 3 in …

If we want to find a potential multi-bagger, there are often underlying trends that can provide clues. A common approach is to try to find a company with Return on capital employed (ROCE) which is increasing, in line with growth amount capital employed. Simply put, these types of businesses are slot machines, meaning they continually …

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA – 05/31/2022 (PR Distribution™) – May 27, 2022 — Nashville-based financial services company Financial Advance announced that it is expanding its line of credit services to Louisiana residents through an online portal. Advance Financial offers flexible, small-amount, open-ended lines of credit that customers apply for once and can use for amounts …

British hedge fund trader Sanjay Shah arrested for $1.7 billion tax evasion in Dubai Published: Mon 6 Jun 2022, 00:21 Last update: Mon 6 Jun 2022, 02:16 A British hedge fund trader has been arrested by Dubai police for tax fraud on dividends worth $1.7 billion. Sanjay Shah, 52, the alleged mastermind behind the scam, …

The sale was triggered by the central government’s decision to impose export duties on steel in a bid to unfreeze domestic prices TopicsMetal stocks | stock markets | steel stocks Samie Modak | Bombay Last Updated Jun 5, 2022 10:47 PM IST The selling pressure seen on metals and mining …

Many students struggle to find information on certain topics, such as finding the answer to a difficult math question or figuring out how to properly cite an article. With millions of sources floating around the internet, it is difficult to understand these components at once. This problem is taken care of with a new app …

MYRTLE BEACH — “Tiger King” star Bhagavan “Doc” Antle was arrested by the FBI on June 3, according to Horry County Jail records. No charges are listed, but his arrest is linked to money laundering allegations with a hearing scheduled for Monday, according to a source familiar with the investigation. Antle, 62, has been a …

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Pierre Cadé | Getty Images After a tough time for municipal bonds, also known as municipal bonds, investors may be coming back. But there’s a hidden tax retirees need to consider before committing. While weekly inflows for U.S. municipal bond funds have been negative for most of 2022, outflows have fallen significantly over the past …

Alejandra Ibarra Chaoul June 2, 2022 at 6:00 a.m. EDT Lenir López Salazar, 17, left, and Leyani Reyes Chaban, 15, kiss on Guanabo Beach near Havana. (Sarah L. Voisin/The Washington Post) Perfecta Carvajal was Miami’s beloved aunt, a sweet, gray-haired woman who loved children. She was also an economic lifeline for her family in Cuba. …

Last week, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a £15billion package of additional financial support for millions of households across the UK who are finding it increasingly difficult to stretch their budgets to cover the rising coronavirus. Cost of life. The new measures will see millions of the UK’s most vulnerable households eligible for £1,200 in aid …

Some say volatility, rather than debt, is the best way to think about risk as an investor, but Warren Buffett said “volatility is far from synonymous with risk.” It’s natural to consider a company’s balance sheet when looking at its riskiness, as debt is often involved when a company fails. Above all, Rio Paranapanema Energia …

By Justin Fraser, SVP Enterprise Sales at Paysafe After more than a decade of largely unfulfilled potential, it’s starting to feel like cryptocurrencies are turning a corner. Awareness is at an all time high – when we conducted our annual consumer survey, 84% of UK respondents and 83% of US respondents could name at least …

The government has been accused of watering down efforts to tackle economic crime after it introduced proposals that could reduce transparency around small business accounts. He said he was looking at the type of reporting burdens faced by the UK’s smaller businesses in the hope of reducing the cost and time needed to produce public …

Many economists and investors expect the economy to slow as the Federal Reserve continues to raise interest rates. This would likely trigger a slowdown in advertising. Wells Fargo analysts looked at how such a drop would affect about 20 stocks with significant advertising revenue among media/entertainment companies, ad agencies, TV broadcasters, cable TV operators and …

Lloyds Bank has issued an urgent warning to consumers as the number of ‘advance fee’ loan scams has increased in recent months. Loan scams occur when a victim is asked to pay an upfront fee – this usually involves responding to an online advertisement offering a “quick loan” from a company they have never heard …

With increased vigilance and coordinated actions between Bangladesh Bank, non-resident Bangladeshis and relevant ministries, we can bring some common sense and balance to the foreign exchange market. For all the latest news, follow the Daily Star’s Google News channel. Despite many tensions, the Bangladeshi taka remains one of the strong currencies in the region. There …

MANILA, Philippines – Metro Retail Stores Group Inc. (MRSGI) reported a net profit of 33.34 million pesos in the first quarter of the year, a turnaround from the net loss of 126.47 million pesos recorded in the same period last year. MRSGI said foot traffic in its stores continued to pick up thanks to more …

A 21-year-old offender has admitted to laundering money after he was caught carrying a large sum of cash on the ferry. Kye Mason pleaded guilty to two counts of attempting to remove criminal property from the island, namely £3,300 and €1,120, and one count of possession of criminal property, namely £5,450. Another charge, of attempting …

Bitcoin and gold will not protect against geopolitical turmoil, according to Yanis Varoufakis, former finance minister of Greece and secretary general of MeRA25. “Finding freedom outside of government is a dangerous fantasy,” he said. Varoufakis is also a doctor of economics and a best-selling author. He spoke with David Lin, presenter …

The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on an Iranian oil smuggling and money laundering ring allegedly backed by Russia. According to a statement from the US Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), the Washington-designated network is led by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps-Quds Force (IRGC-QF) and Hezbollah. The step comes as the United …

Legendary fund manager Li Lu (whom Charlie Munger once backed) once said, “The greatest risk in investing is not price volatility, but whether you will suffer a permanent loss of capital. So it seems smart money knows that debt – which is usually involved in bankruptcies – is a very important factor when you’re assessing …

The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) will maintain the current fixed exchange rate for the time being, NBU Deputy Governor Yuriy Heletiy said. “For the time being, we are keeping everything as is. A fixed exchange rate helps contain the rate of price growth and meet the needs of the economy, which is slowly recovering. …

Effective measures implemented to protect the financial environment File photo By Wam Published: Wed, May 25, 2022, 7:55 PM Last update: Wed, May 25, 2022, 8:01 PM The UAE reaffirmed its commitment and continued efforts to strengthen its anti-money laundering (AML) and countering the financing of terrorism (CFT) regulatory framework. Authorities continue to maintain and …

There are no specific market maker laws when it comes to cryptocurrency exchanges in India. Some guidelines have been promulgated by the SEBI (Securities and Exchange Board of India), but these apply only to Shares and certain exchanges only. These rules can be viewed at https://www.sebi.gov.in/legal/circulars/aug-1993/market-makers_19456.html#:~:text=Each%20such%20market%20maker%20approved,in%20each%20of%20the%20scrips These SEBI Market Maker Guidelines do not apply to …

More and more Australians are looking to buy electric vehicles and now many car lenders are offering competitive rates. For example, Westpac announced a new Green Fixed Auto Loan for environmentally friendly vehicles. The new car loan starts at a low 4.99% per annum (comparative rate of 6.21% per annum*) and comes with free additional …

A 30-year-old man from Poplar Bluff, Mo., was charged early Sunday morning with money laundering and theft of a firearm, according to arrest reports. Jaleel Devontae Gipson (HCSO Jail photo) Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Josh Davis reported stopping a red Hyundai for an expired registration and equipment violation at 2:56 a.m. on Sunday, May …

Placeholder while loading article actions Before the pandemic, industrial companies struggling to grow had few options. They could split up and use financial engineering to shine a light on different parts of their business, even if those splits were increasingly less profitable. They might buy a software company – and many have – but investors …

Mumbai: Tata Capital Ltd, the flagship financial services company of the Tata Group, announces the launch of Loan Against Shares (LAS). Tata Capital is one of the first financial institutions to offer LAS as an integrated end-to-end digital financial offering and aims to provide customers with a simple and seamless experience. Customers can avail loans …

Mon May 23 2022 12:00 AM Last updated on: Mon May 23 2022 12:27 AM Illustration: Biplob Chakroborty “> Illustration: Biplob Chakroborty Exchange rate management is an important task for the central bank. In Bangladesh, although the central bank maintains a floating exchange rate, it manages the foreign exchange market through interventions. Even then, volatility …

The Abu Dhabi Criminal Court, which has jurisdiction over the crimes of money laundering and tax evasion, convicted an organized criminal group made up of 79 people of different nationalities, which had specialized in Internet fraud using fake URLs (Uniform Resource Locators) of a Chinese website. offering securities brokerage and trading services and using deception …

For starters, it might seem like a good idea (and an exciting prospect) to buy a company that tells investors a good story, even if it completely lacks a track record of revenue and earnings. Unfortunately, high-risk investments are often unlikely to ever return, and many investors pay a price to learn their lesson. Contrary …

A staff member counts banknotes at a bank in Qionghai, south China’s Hainan Province. (Photo: Xinhua) After falling sharply last month, the Chinese yuan rebounded nearly 1,000 basis points to 6.6740 on Friday. The currency’s widened two-way fluctuations are further impacting Chinese exports which have already been under pressure due to the resurgence of COVID-19 …

IIf inflation has nothing to do with it, a surprising play in the retail sector could occur in the short term. That’s especially the case if he can put in a repeat performance after a better-than-expected April. “Americans continued to pump money into the US economy in April, with an increase in retail spending offering …

The Securities and Exchange Commission said Friday that Wells Fargo Advisors had agreed to pay $7 million to settle charges of anti-money laundering violations. The regulator said Wells Fargo Advisors failed to file at least 34 suspicious activity reports in a timely manner between April 2017 and October 2021. The failure occurred because the broker …

Lisa landed in the hospital twice in two months and couldn’t work. Abigail and her children were evacuated after a hurricane without knowing where to go or how to pay. Leia needed help with her bills when her paycheck wasn’t processed on time. These three women found themselves in a financial emergency and needed quick …

Legendary fund manager Li Lu (whom Charlie Munger once backed) once said, “The greatest risk in investing is not price volatility, but whether you will suffer a permanent loss of capital. It’s natural to consider a company’s balance sheet when looking at its riskiness, as debt is often involved when a company fails. Above all, …

As the fintech industry continues to grow and evolve, so does the process of getting a loan. Fintech companies are now changing the way loans are processed and approved, making it easier than ever for borrowers to get the money they need. But what is fintech and how does it impact the lending process? Let’s …

May 18, 2022, 10:50 p.m. Last modification: May 18, 2022, 11:12 p.m. Illustration: TBS “> Illustration: TBS Over the past year during the Covid crisis, Bangladesh has gained export competitiveness due to slower appreciation of the taka against the dollar compared to other competitor countries. However, the situation has now reversed when other trading partners …

Image source: Getty Images Knowing the degree of operating leverage (DOL) of your business can help you predict how a change in sales will affect your profits. Here is an overview of how it works. The degree of operating leverage (DOL) is a leverage ratio used in operational analysis that provides insight into how a …

Environment spokesperson Neth Pheaktra attends the Zero Snaring campaign in Preah Vihear province on May 15. MoE The Department of Environment is expanding the strategies it employs to combat wildlife crime to include money laundering and terrorist financing. Ministry spokesman Neth Pheaktra said it was also developing an environmental code to strengthen enforcement of natural …

Some say volatility, rather than debt, is the best way to think about risk as an investor, but Warren Buffett said “volatility is far from synonymous with risk.” So it may be obvious that you need to take debt into account when thinking about the risk of a given stock, because too much debt can …

KARACHI: Amid dwindling foreign exchange reserves and massive devaluation of the local currency, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has instructed policymakers to devise a comprehensive strategy in consultation with stakeholders to halt the rupee’s freefall and improve reserves. Chairing a Zoom meeting on Monday with Chairman of Exchange Companies Association of Pakistan (ECAP) Malik Bostan, the …

The bill, which was approved by the cabinet at a meeting on April 20, was returned to the House two weeks ago. It is intended to establish an independent anti-money laundering unit affiliated with the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE). The unit, which will also contribute to eliminating the financing of terrorist operations, will be …

Digital Identity Verification Company Will Improve Credex’s Security Infrastructure This press release was originally issued by Release Wire Kaunas, Lithuania — (Release Wire) – 05/16/2022 – iDenfy, a Lithuanian startup providing remote identity verification and fraud prevention solutions, has partnered with Credex, a financial institution that offers digital lending services. Using the new comprehensive identity …

What are the early trends to look for to identify a stock that could multiply in value over the long term? A common approach is to try to find a company with Return on capital employed (ROCE) which is increasing, in line with growth amount capital employed. If you see this, it usually means it’s …

Speculation over which country would be next to adopt Bitcoin as its official currency has largely focused on Central and South America, following El Salvador’s decision seven months ago to become the first country to make cryptocurrency legal tender. It would actually be the Central African Republic (CAR) that would have become the second country …

BALTIMORE (AP) — A prominent Baltimore defense attorney has lost his bid for a new trial on money laundering charges for a drug organization. The Baltimore Sun reports that attorney Ken Ravenell requested a new trial on the grounds that jurors had not received instructions on the property before their deliberations. On Friday, U.S. District …

If you’re looking for a multi-bagger, there are a few things to watch out for. Among other things, we will want to see two things; first, growth to return to on capital employed (ROCE) and on the other hand, an expansion of the amount capital employed. Simply put, these types of businesses are slot machines, …

Not everyone has a lot of spare cash in case of a financial emergency. According to a study by GOBankingTariffs69% of Americans have less than $1,000 in savings as of December 2019. If you find yourself in the middle of a financial crisis and need help getting through it, online loans may be the solution …

CHICAGO, May 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Ryerson Holding Corporation (NYSE: RYI) (the “Company” or “Ryerson”) today announced the closing of an underwritten secondary public offering of 3,500,000 shares of its common stock by an affiliate of Platinum Equity LLC (the “Selling Shareholder”). Ryerson has not tendered any shares of its common stock under the Offer …

Shehbaz Sharif with his son Hamza Shahbaz. Photo: The News/File LAHORE: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Thursday decided not to pursue the money laundering case against Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif and Punjab Chief Minister Hamza Shehbaz and others. In a written order published here on Thursday, Special Central Judge Ejaz Hussain Awan made the …

Maggie Hallbach, senior vice president of Verizon Public Sector, spoke with ExecutiveBiz about her recent appointment to her new role after more than 25 years with the organization. Additionally, Hallbach also discussed the importance of 5G to the public sector as well as Verizon Frontline, recent EIS task orders, and how Verizon Public Sector is …

All the questions Introduction The events of 2021 have forced the Kazakh economy, especially the financial sector, to face the combined challenge of a continued decline in oil prices and new strains of covid-19. However, according to the Financial Market Regulation and Development Agency (AFR), the negative impact of these challenges on the Kazakh banking …

Image source: PTI Jharkhand IAS officer Pooja Singhal arrested by ED in money laundering case IAS officer and Jharkhand Mines Secretary Pooja Singhal was arrested by the Directorate of Law Enforcement (ED) on Wednesday after his second day of questioning in the ongoing investigation into the money laundering prevention case concerning the alleged embezzlement of …

Berkshire Hathaway’s Charlie Munger-backed outside fund manager Li Lu is quick to say, “The biggest risk in investing isn’t price volatility, but whether you’re going to suffer a permanent loss of capital “. When we think of a company’s risk, we always like to look at its use of debt, because over-indebtedness can lead to …

ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine (Reuters) – Russia has shelled the vital port of Odessa in southern Ukraine, Ukrainian officials said on Tuesday, as they announced they had found the bodies of 44 civilians in the rubble of a northeast building that was destroyed weeks ago.The bodies were found in a five-storey building that collapsed in March in …

By Kirsty Lamont · Last updated on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 1 min read fact-checking process and our editorial guidelines.”> Fact checked Advertiser Disclosure The Reserve Bank’s first official rate hike in more than 11 years has galvanized Australian borrowers into action, with thousands flocking to comparison sites in recent days to seek bargain mortgage …

NNA | Update: 09 May 2022 23:27 STI Bombay (Maharashtra) [India]May 09 (ANI): The Law Enforcement Directorate (ED) has arrested Mahadev Ramachandra Deshmukh, the former president of Shri Chhatrapati Shivaji Education Society (SCSES) in an alleged money laundering case. Deshmukh was taken into ED custody until May 18, the ED said in a statement Monday. …

Atmospheric CO2 levels hit an all-time high (since humans started taking measurements, at least) of 420 parts per million in April, as The Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday – and that’s probably bad news for global warming. But here’s something else that happened on Thursday: A rare earth metal mining company PM materials (deputy …

WASHINGTON — Small launch vehicle developer Astra says it is ready to perform a series of launches for NASA once it receives a license for those missions. In a May 5 earnings call, Astra executives said they were ready to conduct the first of three launches of its Rocket 3.3 vehicle from Cape Canaveral Space …

The Council of Europe, the region’s human rights and democracy organization, has called on all member countries to tackle money laundering of digital assets. The council was formed in the aftermath of World War II to champion democracy, the rule of law and human rights in the region. It has specialist committees that deal with …

The following discussion of our financial condition and results of operations should be read in conjunction with our interim unaudited condensed consolidated financial statements and the notes to those statements included in Part 1, Item 1 of this Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q, and in conjunction with the consolidated financial statements contained in our Annual …

A superyacht that US authorities say is owned by a Russian oligarch previously sanctioned for alleged money laundering has been seized by law enforcement in Fiji, the US Department of Justice said Thursday. A judge in Fiji earlier in the week allowed US authorities to seize the yacht Amadea – worth $325million – but also …

Howard Marks said it well when he said that, rather than worrying about stock price volatility, “the possibility of permanent loss is the risk I worry about…and that every practical investor that I know is worried”. So it may be obvious that you need to take debt into account when thinking about the risk of …

Caution Regarding Forward-Looking Statements This Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q includes forward-looking statements within the meaning of the securities laws. Forward-looking statements are statements as to matters that are not historical facts, and include statements about our plans, objectives, expectations and intentions. Forward-looking statements are not guarantees and are subject to risks and uncertainties. Forward-looking …

A Yorkshire gold dealer at the center of an alleged £266million money laundering operation used illegally acquired cash deposited in his NatWest bank account to buy the precious metal, which was then shipped to Dubai and beyond the reach of the British authorities, a criminal trial was said. A jury at Leeds Crown Court, hearing …

There are a few key trends to look out for if we want to identify the next multi-bagger. A common approach is to try to find a company with Return on capital employed (ROCE) which is increasing, in line with growth amount capital employed. Simply put, these types of businesses are slot machines, meaning they …

Controlling inflation continues to be the primary objective of the US Federal Reserve. Capital markets are already expecting a 50 basis point rate hike at the next Fed meeting. “Most investors have no experience with runaway inflation and its impact on the market,” Rida Morwa wrote in Seeking Alpha. “The last time the United States …

EOW freezes over Rs 6.57 cr from private company illegally providing online loan Bhubaneswar, May 3 (UNI) Bhubaneswar’s Economic Crimes Wing (EOW) has frozen more than Rs 6.57 crore from four accounts of a private company which provided illegal online loans and took advantage of its customers. EOW sources here on Tuesday said they froze …

Federal prosecutors and an attorney for Baltimore defense attorney Ken Ravenell have filed court documents asking a judge to impose vastly different sentences next week at Ravenell’s sentencing hearing. . Convicted of money laundering but acquitted of narcotics, conspiracy and racketeering charges, Ravenell’s attorney asks Judge Liam O’Grady to grant his client two years probation. …

Blades for wind turbines can be seen at the factory grounds of Vestas Wind Technology company, located in the northern Chinese city of Tianjin, September 14, 2010. REUTERS/David Gray/Files Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register COPENHAGEN, May 2 (Reuters) – Wind turbine maker Vestas (VWS.CO) posted a steep first quarter loss and …