Renee Cordes

Renee Cordes is The Deal’s correspondent in Brussels, covering competition and other areas of EU regulation as well as corporate news. Her company beats range from banks to beer, as well as food and fashion retail for The Deal and The Street. She also does regular studio interviews and video reports posted on both sites. A Chicago native, Cordes has worked as a business journalist in Europe for more than 15 years at media organizations such as the European Voice in Brussels, Bloomberg News in Frankfurt, and startup business publications in post-Communist Hungary and Poland. She is a graduate of Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.

Recent Articles By The Author

Liberty Media Reportedly Closing in on Formula One

Liberty Media Reportedly Closing in on Formula One

Press reports suggest a deal could value the F1 holding company at up to $9 billion.

EC's Vestager Defends Apple Ruling in Irish Tax Case

EC's Vestager Defends Apple Ruling in Irish Tax Case

The bloc's top antitrust enforcer also defends the use of European Union state aid rules to go after corporate tax dodgers.

Pernod Ricard Full-Year Profit Rises as Americas Sales Growth Doubles

Pernod Ricard Full-Year Profit Rises as Americas Sales Growth Doubles

The maker of Jameson whiskey remains confident of achieving 4% to 5% medium-term sales growth.

Here's What Apple Ruling Means for U.S. Companies in Ireland

Here's What Apple Ruling Means for U.S. Companies in Ireland

Other U.S. multinationals could also face hefty back-tax bills.

Apple, Ireland to Appeal EC Decision Ordering Recovery of $14.5 Billion in Back Taxes

Apple, Ireland to Appeal EC Decision Ordering Recovery of $14.5 Billion in Back Taxes

Brussels competition chief Vestager hints that other nations may look again at their tax arrangements with the tech giant.

Apple On the Hook for $14.5 Billion in Back Taxes After EC Ruling

Apple On the Hook for $14.5 Billion in Back Taxes After EC Ruling

The regulators order Ireland to recover what they determined to be illegal state subsidies.

Apple Faces Hefty Tax Bill Under EC Ruling

Apple Faces Hefty Tax Bill Under EC Ruling

The case concerns tax breaks granted by Ireland to the iPhone maker.

Mylan to Launch Cheaper Generic Alternative to EpiPen; Shares Rise

Mylan to Launch Cheaper Generic Alternative to EpiPen; Shares Rise

The drugmaker says it will launch the product in 'several weeks' at a list price of $300 per two-park carton.

Prada Sees 2016 As 'Turning Point' Despite First-Half Slump

Prada Sees 2016 As 'Turning Point' Despite First-Half Slump

The fashion house aims to boost online sales as it fine-tunes its retail network.

Copyright Reform to Give News Outlets More Say Over Search-Engine Content

Copyright Reform to Give News Outlets More Say Over Search-Engine Content

But the European Commission downplays reports of a levy on search engines such as Google.