PRESS DIGEST - Wall Street Journal - Sept 7

miércoles 7 de septiembre de 2016 01:42 GYT

Sept 7 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

- The Obama administration followed up a planeload of $400 million in cash sent to Iran in January with two more such shipments in the next 19 days, totaling another $1.3 billion, according to congressional officials briefed by the U.S. State, Treasury and Justice departments.

- Wall Street firms are creating "structured" certificates of deposit, which have left many investors with lower yields and facing losses if they have to cash out early.

- A substantial bloc of Republican-leaning voters has declined so far to back either major-party candidate for president, suggesting Donald Trump has an opportunity to make the race more competitive by persuading them to return to the GOP.

- Surging demand from drivers in the richest countries helped power a big rally in crude this year. But many analysts say that surge is ending.   Continuación...