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ECB stops all ABLV Bank payments amid U.S. corruption probe

ECB stops all ABLV Bank payments amid U.S. corruption probe

Published 19/02/2018

A security guard speaks on her mobile phone at the head office of the ABLV Bank in Riga, Latvia February 18, 2018. REUTERS/Ints KalninsFRANKFURT (Reuters) [more…]

Gearing up for rate hike, UK households turn gloomier on finances:…

Gearing up for rate hike, UK households turn gloomier on finances:…

Published 19/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: A woman shops in a supermarket in London, Britain April 11, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall/File PhotoLONDON (Reuters) - British households’ gloom about their finances [more…]

Jittery U.S. bond market braces for supply wave

Jittery U.S. bond market braces for supply wave

Published 18/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: The Federal Reserve headquarters in Washington September 16 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File PhotoNEW YORK (Reuters) - Bond investors, who have been on edge over [more…]

Swedish central banker Floden gets renewed mandate

Swedish central banker Floden gets renewed mandate

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: The sign for Sweden's central bank is pictured in Stockholm, Sweden, August 12, 2016. REUTERS/Violette GoarantSTOCKHOLM (Reuters) - One of the Swedish central [more…]

Soros lobbies ECB for more euro zone integration, draws criticism

Soros lobbies ECB for more euro zone integration, draws criticism

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Business magnate George Soros arrives to speak at the Open Russia Club in London, Britain June 20, 2016. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor/File PhotoFRANKFURT (Reuters) - [more…]

Hackers stole $6 million from Russian bank via SWIFT system:…

Hackers stole $6 million from Russian bank via SWIFT system:…

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: A man using a mobile phone passes the logo of global secure financial messaging services cooperative SWIFT at the SIBOS banking and financial [more…]

Got cash? Here is what to do with it now

Got cash? Here is what to do with it now

Published 15/02/2018

U.S. Dollar banknotes are seen in this photo illustration taken February 12, 2018. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez/IllustrationCHICAGO - Cash is no longer trash. While there is [more…]

Yen firmer but below five-month peak vs dollar- eyes on global equitie

Yen firmer but below five-month peak vs dollar- eyes on global equitie

Published 12/02/2018

A Japan Yen note is seen in this illustration photo taken June 1, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas White/IllustrationSINGAPORE (Reuters) - The yen edged higher versus the dollar [more…]

Bond vigilantes awaken counterparts in the stock market

Bond vigilantes awaken counterparts in the stock market

Published 11/02/2018

A specialist trader works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, (NYSE) in New York, U.S., February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan [more…]

Germany wants to develop ESM into EU monetary fund: coalition blueprin

Germany wants to develop ESM into EU monetary fund: coalition blueprin

Published 07/02/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives and the Social Democrats (SPD) want to develop the euro zone’s bailout fund into a full-blown European Monetary [more…]