Pacific island nations turn to Beijing-backed AIIB as pandemic sinks economies 7:57pm EST

SYDNEY/WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Pacific island nations are turning to China-led agencies to plug funding gaps in their pandemic-ravaged budgets after exhausting financing options from traditional western partners, stoking fears the region is becoming more dependent on Beijing.  Full Article

Canada's Trans Mountain pipeline sees fortunes shine after KXL's demise 7:22am EST 

WINNIPEG/OTTAWA (Reuters) - The expansion of Canada's government-owned Trans Mountain pipeline assumes greater importance for the oil sector after the cancellation of rival Keystone XL reduced future options to carry crude, potential buyers say.  Full Article  

Deutsche Bank starts probe in relation to engagement with some clients 5:57pm EST 

(Reuters) - Deutsche Bank AG said on Sunday it began a probe in relation to engagement with some clients after the Financial Times reported earlier that the German lender was investigating the alleged mis-selling of investment banking products.  Full Article