Bond sell-off worst since 1949, Bank of America says

Bond sell-off worst since 1949, Bank of America says

A Bank of America logo is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, US, January 30, 2019. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 23 (Reuters) – Global government bond losses are on course for the worst year since 1949 and investor sentiment has plummeted … Read more

Facing calls to resign, World Bank’s Malpass changes answer on climate crisis

Facing calls to resign, World Bank’s Malpass changes answer on climate crisis

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept 22 (Reuters) – Under pressure to resign for declining to say whether he accepts the scientific consensus on global warming, World Bank President David Malpass said on Thursday it was clear greenhouse emissions are causing climate change and defended his record as bank chief … Read more

Once-bitten markets are ignoring Putin’s warnings again at their own peril

Once-bitten markets are ignoring Putin’s warnings again at their own peril

Russian President Vladimir Putin delivers a speech during an event marking the 100th foundation anniversary of the republics of Adygea, Kabardino-Balkaria and Karachay-Cherkessia in Moscow, Russia, September 20, 2022. Sputnik/Grigory Sysoev/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 21 (Reuters) – Earlier this year, markets were complacent as Russia … Read more

Bank holdups snowball in Lebanon as depositors demand their own money

Bank holdups snowball in Lebanon as depositors demand their own money

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Five more depositors hold up banks to access their money Depositors cash out $60,000, only some in custody Banks announced three-day closure over security concerns Frustration over frozen savings, spiraling crisis BEIRUT, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Five Lebanese banks were held up by depositors seeking access … Read more

Sept. 11 victims not entitled to sixteen Afghan central bank assets -US judge

Sept. 11 victims not entitled to sixteen Afghan central bank assets -US judge

People pay respect for the victims at a memorial while the Tribute in Light art installation and the One World Trade Center are seen in the background on the 20th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks in New York City, as it is seen from Exchange Place , New Jersey, US, September 11, 2021. … Read more

Greece’s exit from enhanced EU scrutiny ends 12 years of pain, prime minister says

Greece’s exit from enhanced EU scrutiny ends 12 years of pain, prime minister says

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis attends a NATO summit in Madrid, Spain June 30, 2022. REUTERS/Susana Vera/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ATHENS, Aug 20 (Reuters) – Greece’s exit on Saturday from the European Union’s so-called enhanced surveillance framework for its economy ends 12 years of pain and allows the … Read more

Putin warns Macron of risk of ‘catastrophe’ at Ukraine nuclear plant

Putin warns Macron of risk of ‘catastrophe’ at Ukraine nuclear plant

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron in Moscow, Russia February 7, 2022. Sputnik/Kremlin via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 19 (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin warned his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron that shelling of the Russian-controlled Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant in southern … Read more

Brazilian pop singer Anitta leaves Nubank’s board of directors

Brazilian pop singer Anitta leaves Nubank’s board of directors

Anitta arrives to attend the 2022 Billboard Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, US May 15, 2022. REUTERS/Steve Marcus/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SAO PAULO, Aug 9 (Reuters) – Latin American financial start-up Nubank said on Tuesday that Brazilian pop singer Anitta has left … Read more

Berkshire Hathaway posts massive $43.8 billion loss; operating results improve

Berkshire Hathaway posts massive .8 billion loss;  operating results improve

Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett walks through the exhibit hall as shareholders gather to hear from the billionaire investor at Berkshire Hathaway Inc’s annual shareholder meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, US, May 4, 2019. REUTERS/Scott Morgan//File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 6 (Reuters) – The slide in US stock prices … Read more

Wall Street closes sharply higher on strong corporate earnings

Wall Street closes sharply higher on strong corporate earnings

Boeing raises on deal to sell jets to 777 Partners Johnson & Johnson and IBM fall on dollar impact warning Halliburton, Hasbro, Truist rise after profit beat Indexes Up: Dow 2.43%, S&P 500 2.76%, Nasdaq 3.11% Biggest one-day percentage gain for Nasdaq since June 24 July 19 (Reuters) – US stocks closed with sharp gains … Read more