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

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com 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 crumbles to record low, dollar soars on UK fiscal angst

A woman holds British pound banknotes in this illustration taken May 30, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/ Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, Sept 26 (Reuters) – The pound sterling fell to a record low on Monday as traders rushed for the exits on the belief that the new government’s economic plan would … Read more

Sterling collapses as investors fly into dollars

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com 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

North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of U.S. VP Harris visit

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un addresses the Supreme People’s Assembly, North Korea’s parliament, which passed a law formally enshrining its nuclear weapons policy, in Pyongyang, North Korea, September 8 2022 in this photo released by North Korea’s Korean Central News Agency (KCNA). KCNA via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register … Read more

Typhoon lashes central Japan killing two

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, Sept 24 (Reuters) – A typhoon battered central Japan on Saturday with torrential rain and strong winds, killing two people and leaving tens of thousands of homes without power, the Kyodo news agency reported. The city of Shizuoka, southwest of the capital Tokyo, has been … 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

Japan intervenes to stop yen slide, after BOJ holds rates super low

BOJ maintains ultra-low rates and dovish policy guidance Japanese diplomat FX said it had taken ‘decisive’ action Confirmation of the intervention causes the dollar to fall by more than 2% Analysts doubt Tokyo can continue to support the yen Bank of Canada says it didn’t help BOJ TOKYO, Sept 22 (Reuters) – Japan intervened in … Read more

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

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com 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

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

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com 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

Mexican used-car startup Kavak lands $810 mln in debt financing

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MEXICO CITY, Sept 20 (Reuters) – Mexican used-car platform Kavak said on Tuesday it had secured $675 million in funding from HSBC (HSBA.L) to support the company’s car loan offerings, s adding to other recently agreed lines of credit with Goldman Sachs and Santander totaling $135 … Read more