Take Five: addressing the crisis in Ukraine | Investment news

The war in Ukraine, and its fallout, remain central to the markets. How much more pain is the Russian economy about to hit? Can oil rise even higher? US inflation data is available Thursday, the same day the European Central Bank holds a crucial policy meeting. Here’s your week ahead in markets from Kevin Buckland … Read more

Russia tries to stop the stampede of investors as sanctions hammer the economy

Man and Abrdn cut Russia’s positions Liontrust suspends trading in the Russia fund Austrian RBI plans to leave Russia – sources Visa, Mastercard blocks many in Russia The German watchdog keeps an eye on VTB’s European arm LONDON, March 1 (Reuters) – Russia said Tuesday it will temporarily put a stop to foreigners seeking to … Read more

Explainer: Which banks in Europe are exposed to Russia? | Investment news

MILAN (Reuters) – The escalation of financial sanctions against Russia after the invasion of Ukraine has put European credit institutions in turmoil. The European arm of Sberbank, Russia’s largest lender, faces bankruptcy, the European Central Bank (ECB) warned on Monday after a run in its deposits triggered by the backlash of the Russian invasion of … Read more

Explainer-Europa prepares for the economic blow from the Ukrainian conflict | Investment news

(Reuters) – The Russian invasion of Ukraine and the world’s reaction could have far-reaching repercussions on the European economy, from rising energy and food prices to economic sanctions affecting trade and investment. This in turn will affect how quickly the economy recovers after two years of the coronavirus pandemic and the ability of policymakers, including … 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

Analysis: Dropping the Dollar as Investors Bet on Growth Outside the US | Investment news

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Currency market investors are less confident in the outlook for the US dollar now than they have been for several months, causing the greenback to rotate sharply last week despite scorching inflation data and a Federal Reserve. aggressive. “Everyone was positioned for a stronger dollar” at the start of the new … Read more

Equities fall further as the rise in US yield unnerves investors

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 Global equities stumble as the more aggressive Fed is squinting 10-year US Treasury yield hits 1.8% Dollar stuck in range despite … Read more

Buoyant European Equities Greet New Year to Record Highs | Investment news

LONDON (Reuters) – World equity markets started 2022 confidently on Monday after a third straight year of double-digit gains, as the dollar, oil prices and benchmark government bond yields all took their first steps rising. London traders were enjoying their last day off holiday, but continental Europe saw a lively start, with the STOXX 600 … Read more

The EU proposes a plan to label gas and nuclear investments green

Steam rises from the cooling towers of the Electricite de France (EDF) nuclear power plant in Belleville-sur-Loire, France, 12 October 2021. REUTERS / Benoit Tessier Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in European Commission that develops rules for green investments The draft proposal labels nuclear, some gas plants as green Countries disagree … Read more