Stocks and dollar firms drift as growth fears stifle sentiment

European shares rose 0.3% thanks to defensive names Markets have generally calmed down amid growth concerns in China and the US Dollar rises as investors seek safety LONDON (Reuters) – European shares slowly crept higher on Tuesday as investors sought safety in defensive names, while risk aversion also lifted the safe-haven dollar after weak Chinese … Read more

Cryptoverse: An Electric Aether Jumping About to Merge

Representations of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Dash sinking into the water in this illustration taken on May 23, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 16 (Reuters) – It appears that the massive upgrade of ethereum is underway. finally. After years of delays, it looks like a … Read more

Asian stocks mixed, China cut interest rates amid data disappointment

FILE PHOTO – People pass an electronic screen displaying Japan’s Nikkei stock price index inside a conference hall in Tokyo, Japan, June 14, 2022. REUTERS/Issa Kato Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 Nikkei rises, S&P 500 dips People’s Bank of China (PBOC) cuts key interest rates, China data misses expectations … Read more

Hope to at least raise interest rates to raise Wall Street, oil gains

LONDON (Reuters) – Wall Street headed for another day of gains on Thursday as investors pushed for higher inflation to persuade central banks to pull back from expected interest rate increases in September. The prospect of a less severe tightening in borrowing costs dragged the dollar down, while oil prices rose after the International Energy … Read more

Dollar falls amid more-than-expected US inflation data

US dollar banknotes are shown in front of the stock graph displayed in this illustration taken on February 8, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/ Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar fell broadly on Wednesday after a lower-than-expected US inflation report for July raised expectations of a less … Read more

Stocks rise, dollar falls as inflation eases

Wall Street rises, Nasdaq leads gains CPI was flat in July after rising 1.3% in June In the 12 months to July, the CPI rose 8.5% versus 9.1% in June NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks rebounded on Wall Street and the dollar plunged after signs of a sharp slowdown in US inflation led to bets … Read more

Ripple Labs interested in crypto lender Celsius’ bankrupt assets

The Celsius Network logo and representations of cryptocurrency are shown in this illustration taken on June 13, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 10 (Reuters) – San Francisco-based blockchain payments firm Ripple Labs Inc, which is engaged in a high-profile battle with the U.S. Securities Regulatory … Read more

Cryptoverse: Blockchain Bridges Fall into Troubled Water

Representations of cryptocurrency Bitcoin, Ethereum and Dash sinking into water in this illustration taken on May 23, 2022. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register August 9 (Reuters) – Another day, another hack and another blockchain bridge burns out. When thieves stole an estimated $190 million … Read more

Global stocks rebounded after US jobs report heavy selling

Euro Stoxx gains 0.8% Wall Street braces for gains Markets are narrowing down the odds for a 75 basis point rise ahead of the US CPI. The dollar goes down Oil compensates for its early losses, and tries to rise LONDON/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Stocks rose on Monday, recovering after a strong US jobs report last … Read more

Berkshire Hathaway lost $43.8 billion. Operating results improve

Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett walks into the exhibition hall as shareholders gather to hear from the billionaire investor at Berkshire Hathaway Inc’s annual shareholder meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S., May 4, 2019. REUTERS/Scott Morgan // File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 6 (Reuters) – A slump in … Read more