Shares rebound, Treasury yields rise on stronger data

Shares rebound, Treasury yields rise on stronger data

Blank prices are displayed in the stock quotation boards at the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) after the TSE temporarily suspended all trading due to system problems in Tokyo, Japan October 1, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato/Files Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, May 17 (Reuters) – A gauge of global equity markets … Read more

Backer of stricken TerraUSD says spent reserves trying to salvage dollar peg

Backer of stricken TerraUSD says spent reserves trying to salvage dollar peg

Representations of cryptocurrencies Bitcoin, Ethereum, DogeCoin, Ripple, Litecoin are placed on PC motherboard in this illustration taken, June 29, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ECB officials warn of risks from cryptocurrencies Luna Foundation Guard says reserves depleted to $90 million LFG says spent reserves trying to prop … Read more

UAE telecoms group e& buys 9.8% stake in Vodafone for $4.4 billion

UAE telecoms group e& buys 9.8% stake in Vodafone for $4.4 billion

The Vodafone logo is seen at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, ​​Spain, February 28, 2018. REUTERS/Sergio Perez/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DUBAI/LONDON, May 14 (Reuters) – United Arab Emirates-based telecoms company e& (ETISALAT.AD) has bought a 9.8% stake in Vodafone (VOD.L) for $4.4 billion, days after saying it … Read more

Crypto world stabilizes, bitcoin rallies after stablecoin slide

Crypto world stabilizes, bitcoin rallies after stablecoin slide

Bitcoin hits intra-day high above $30,000 TerraUSD collapse shakes crypto market Analysts say impact on traditional markets limited HONG KONG/LONDON/NEW YORK, May 13 (Reuters) – Cryptocurrencies steadied on Friday, with bitcoin recovering from a 16-month low after a volatile week dominated by the collapse in value of TerraUSD, a so-called stablecoin. Crypto assets have been … Read more

Sixty feared dead in Ukraine school bombed by Russia, governor says

Sixty feared dead in Ukraine school bombed by Russia, governor says

Luhansk governor says Russia bombed school sheltering 90 Trapped civilians evacuated from Mariupol’s Azovstal plant G7 leaders to talk with Zelenskiy in show of unity KYIV, May 8 (Reuters) – As many as 60 people were feared to have been killed in the Russian bombing of a village school in the eastern Ukrainian region of … Read more

UN Security Council, including Russia, expresses concern about Ukraine

UN Security Council, including Russia, expresses concern about Ukraine

Members of the United Nations Security Council sit during a meeting on the situation amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, at the United Nations Headquarters in Manhattan, New York City, New York, US, May 5, 2022. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register UNITED NATIONS, May 6 (Reuters) – The UN Security … Read more

Documents found by Fiji on superyacht implicate its Russian owner, FBI says

Documents found by Fiji on superyacht implicate its Russian owner, FBI says

FILE PHOTO – A screen grab from a drone video footage shows a Russian-owned superyacht ‘Amadea’ docked at Queens Wharf in Lautoka, Fiji May 3, 2022. Reuters TV via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SYDNEY, May 6 (Reuters) – Fiji authorities searching a yacht they seized on behalf of the … Read more

Shell posts record quarterly profit, lifted by energy price surge

Shell posts record quarterly profit, lifted by energy price surge

Shell adjust earnings hits $9.1 billion Results boosted by strong oil and gas trading Retains some exposure to Russia LONDON, May 5 (Reuters) – Shell (SHEL.L) on Thursday reported a record first-quarter profit of $9.13 billion, boosted by higher oil and gas prices, stellar refining profits and the strong performance of its trading division. The … Read more

Wall Street rallies to end higher after Fed’s interest rate hike

Wall Street rallies to end higher after Fed's interest rate hike

Half-percentage-point hike marking the biggest since 2000 All three major indexes up Lyft plummets on concerns about ridership and spending May 4 (Reuters) – US stocks closed sharply higher after staging a late rally on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve announced its widely expected interest-rate hike, the biggest rate increase since 2000. Stocks initially see-sawed … Read more

Ukraine’s ‘finest hour’: UK’s Johnson invokes Churchill as he predicts Russia will lose

Ukraine's 'finest hour': UK's Johnson invokes Churchill as he predicts Russia will lose

UK PM Johnson says Ukraine will win Says Kyiv has exploded ‘myth of Putin’s invincibility’ He promises continued British support for Kyiv LONDON, May 3 (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Ukraine on Tuesday he believed he would defeat Russia and expose the “gigantic error” of the Kremlin’s invasion as he invoked Britain’s … Read more