Investors brace for volatility as the West moves to isolate Russia from SWIFT

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, USA, February 18, 2022. REUTERS / Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in NEW YORK / LONDON, Feb.26 (Reuters) – Investors were bracing Saturday for further wild swings in asset prices after Western … Read more

Analysis: As stocks fluctuate, investors are betting that unstable markets are here to stay

A street sign, Wall Street, is seen outside the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, New York, USA, January 3, 2019. REUTERS / Shannon Stapleton Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in NEW YORK, Feb. 18 (Reuters) – After a turbulent start to the year, investors are betting that … Read more

US equities rebound, investors digest news of 2022 rate hikes

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, USA, January 10, 2022. REUTERS / Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in US equities reverse course to rise based on Fed remarks Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said he plans to raise rates this … Read more

Wall St Week Ahead Investors take refuge in US regional banks as Fed hikes loom

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, USA, January 6, 2022. REUTERS / Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in NEW YORK, Jan. 21 (Reuters) – Expectations of a rise in interest rates are bolstering shares of regional banks as a … Read more

Bond yields plummet as Netflix fuels the stock market sell-off

The DAX chart of the German stock price index is pictured on the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany on September 5, 2018. REUTERS / Staff / file Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in Shares drop in Europe and Asia after the Wall Street sell-off Oil prices drop further from 7-year … Read more

The Wall Street rally fades as the Fed’s heightened fears scare investors

Raindrops hang on a sign for Wall Street outside the New York Stock Exchange in Manhattan in New York City, New York, USA, October 26, 2020. REUTERS / Mike Segar Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in Crude oil prices hit new highs in seven years and then slipped Dollar, higher gold … Read more

Russia proposes a ban on the use and mining of cryptocurrencies

The Russian c.bank proposes a ban on the use of cryptocurrency The regulator warns of risks to financial stability Analysts say a broader impact is negligible for now A ban on cryptocurrency exchanges has also been proposed MOSCOW, Jan. 20 (Reuters) – The Russian central bank on Thursday proposed banning the use and mining of … Read more

Bitcoin investors are aiming for the long haul in “mind-boggling” change.

Jan 17 (Reuters) – As bitcoin heads into 2022, a growing cohort of long-term investors are doubling down on its cryptocurrency holdings, hoping that a December drop was just a festive twist. Some industry observers point to the underlying stability of such long-term investments as potentially promising indicators for the capricious cryptocurrency. Since last July, … Read more

Time to Buy: Retail investors take a dive when stocks falter

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, USA, January 10, 2022. REUTERS / Brendan McDermid / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in NEW YORK, Jan 12 (Reuters) – US retail investors have been falling buyers so far in 2022, grabbing … Read more

Wall Street closed higher after Powell’s testimony eased investor concerns

Powell says the economy can resist Fed tightening, Omicron IBM down after UBS downgrade to “sell” Las Vegas Sands skips JPM update Rising Indices: Dow 0.51%, S&P 0.92%, Nasdaq 1.41% 11 Jan (Reuters) – US stock indices gained ground Tuesday with the Nasdaq leading the way as investors were relieved that Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome … Read more