Analysis: Underwater: How the Bank of England has delivered a lifeblood to the markets

Bank of England bought bonds after pension fund pleas Some UK pension funds have faced problematic margin calls BoE support is seen as giving an opportunity to build collateral The British government’s unfunded tax plan scared the markets LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Calls from the Bank of England began on Monday saying some British pension … Read more

Putin hosts Kremlin ceremony to annex parts of Ukraine

Condemning the Russian annexation of four regions around the world UN Secretary-General: The move is a “dangerous escalation” that endangers peace Zelensky says the war to end Putin must stop Zelenskiy calls an emergency meeting on security and defense Sept 30 (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin is set to host a celebration on Friday … Read more

Wall Street slides as investors worry about US economic downturn

The S&P 500 is back near two-year lows Airlines and cruises canceled due to Hurricane Ian Carmax drops after missing Q2 forecast Indices: Dow -2.17%, S&P 500 -2.72%, Nasdaq -3.62% (Reuters) – Wall Street tumbled on Thursday amid concerns that the Federal Reserve’s fierce battle against inflation could derail the US economy, and investors feared … Read more

EXCLUSIVE: Brands post ads on Twitter next to child pornography accounts

Sept 28 (Reuters) – Some major advertisers including Dyson, Mazda, Forbes and PBS Kids have halted their marketing campaigns or removed their ads from parts of Twitter because their promotions appeared alongside tweets urging child pornography, the companies told Reuters. Brands ranging from The Walt Disney Company (DIS.N)NBCUniversal (CMCSA.O) The Coca-Cola Company (KO.N) Children’s Hospital … Read more

British market defeat fuels contagion fears around the world

NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) – The scale and speed of British asset sales have rattled global markets, raising contagion concerns as chaos in a major advanced economy adds to anxiety already generated by sharp interest rate hikes. United States and elsewhere. After the UK’s mini-budget on Friday, which recorded 45 billion pounds ($48 billion) in unfunded … Read more

At the United Nations, Micronesia denounces Japan’s plan to release Fukushima waters into the Pacific Ocean

A worker, wearing protective suits and masks, takes notes in front of radioactive water storage tanks at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant of Tokyo Electric Power Corporation (TEPCO) in Okuma City, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan, February 10, 2016. REUTERS/Toro Hanai Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The … Read more

Russia expands bombing of Ukrainian civilian targets after setbacks on the front lines

Russia steps up strikes on Ukrainian civilian targets Ukraine says graves found near Izyum, relatives are looking for the dead Biden urges Putin not to use tactical nuclear and chemical weapons Restoration of the main power line at the Zaporizhzhya nuclear power plant – IAEA IZUM (Ukraine) Sept 18 (Reuters) – Britain said on Sunday … Read more

Putin acknowledges China’s concerns about Ukraine in reference to friction

The Russians in the East are digging – official He says it will be hard work to kick them out Putin thanks Xi for Ukraine’s stance European Union President in Kyiv War crimes investigators begin work in liberated territories Kyiv (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday he understands Chinese President Xi Jinping … Read more

Exclusive US weighs China sanctions to deter Taiwan action, Taiwan puts pressure on EU

Taipei/Frankfurt/Washington, Sept. 13 (Reuters) – The United States is considering options for a sanctions package against China to deter it from invading Taiwan, with the European Union coming under diplomatic pressure from Taipei to do the same, according to informed sources. with discussions. The sources said the deliberations in Washington and Taipei’s separate pressure for … Read more

The Fed decided to raise the interest rate by 75 basis points; Likely early pivot: Reuters poll

A woman holds US dollar bills in this illustration taken on May 30, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Rovich/Illustration Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BENGALURU (Reuters) – The Federal Reserve will raise interest rates by 75 basis points next week and is likely to keep the rate on hold for an extended period … Read more