World stocks edge above Nov 2020 lows, sterling recovers some ground

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Register The dollar has eased since its 20-year highs reached on Monday German 10-year bond yields hit near 11-year highs Oil rebounds from Monday’s nine-month lows LONDON/HONG KONG, Sept 27 (Reuters) – Global stocks rebounded on Tuesday after hitting a 21-month low and the pound rebounded after … Read more

Sterling collapses as investors fly into dollars

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Register The pound sterling hits a record high; risk of reaction from the BOE Euro down 1%; The Aussie, Kiwi and Yuan hit multi-year lows S&P 500 futures fall 0.6% SYDNEY, Sept 26 (Reuters) – The pound fell to a record high on Monday, sparking speculation of … Read more

Stocks tumble, dollar soars and bonds plunge as recession fears grow

Dow ready to confirm its bear market MSCI All-World Index at 2-year low The dollar hits a new high in two decades Pound, gilts sell off after UK ‘mini-budget’ NEW YORK/LONDON, Sept 23 (Reuters) – U.S. and European stocks fell on Friday, the dollar hit a 22-year high and bonds sold off again as fears … Read more

IDB directors unanimously recommend firing of Claver-Carone after ethics probe

Visitors walk past a display bearing the Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) logo at the Atlapa convention center in Panama City March 13, 2013. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso Join now for FREE unlimited access to Register WASHINGTON, Sept 22 (Reuters) – The board of directors of the Inter-American Development Bank voted unanimously on Thursday to recommend … Read more

Dollar soars to two-decade high as Putin shakes FX market ahead of Fed

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Register Dollar index hits two-decade high The euro drops to its lowest level in two decades Putin announces partial troop mobilization for Ukraine Markets assess Fed hawkishness in Powell briefing LONDON/NEW YORK, Sept 21 (Reuters) – The dollar hit a new two-decade high on Wednesday just ahead … Read more

Europe burns cash to help businesses in deepening energy crisis

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Register Gas prices in Europe soared amid Ukraine crisis Utilities face a cash crunch Germany ‘will do everything possible’ to help businesses Russian mobilization triggers soaring oil prices BERLIN/LONDON, Sept 21 (Reuters) – Germany nationalized gas importer Uniper (UN01.DE) on Wednesday and Britain said it would cut … Read more

Stocks fall, bonds and gold gain as Russia threats add to Fed jitters

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Register LONDON, Sept 21 (Reuters) – Stocks fell, while safe havens such as government bonds and the dollar rose, as anxious investors fled risky assets after Russian President Vladimir Putin Wednesday ordered a mobilization on Ukraine and accused the West of “nuclear blackmail”. . European currencies were … Read more

Bank of Canada says inflation still too high, but moving in right direction

People shop at a Walmart supermarket amid fears of the coronavirus spreading in Toronto, Ontario, Canada March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Osorio Join now for FREE unlimited access to Register OTTAWA, Sept 20 (Reuters) – Inflation in Canada remains “too high”, but is heading in the right direction, a Bank of Canada official said on … Read more

Stocks tense, dollar bullish for central bank binge

Passers-by wearing protective face masks walk past a stock market quotation board in Tokyo, Japan February 24, 2022. REUTERS/Issei Kato Join now for FREE unlimited access to Register S&P 500 futures slide, Nikkei futures fall Fed tops central bank meetings Market tilts towards 75 bps from Fed, PBOC eases Dollar firm near multi-year … Read more

European stocks extend losses as slowdown warnings weigh

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Register LONDON, Sept 16 (Reuters) – European stocks plunged on Friday and Europe’s benchmark German 10-year bond yield hit its highest since mid-June as investors braced for a U.S. rate hike as warnings from the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund fueled fears of a slowdown. … Read more