Russia blocks Facebook, passes “fake news” law; Microsoft, EA stops sales

Extensive Western sanctions create a minefield for investors Exxon faces a “complicated process” on its way out SocGen warned that he may be deprived of Russian assets Toyota stops production, Pirelli’s Russian plants continue Banks count every change in the cost of the penalties March 4 (Reuters) – Russia said it would block Facebook for … 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

Sportswear company Fanatics buys Mitchell & Ness with Jay-Z, other celebrities

FILE PHOTO – Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter, a founding partner of Reform Alliance, a newly formed organization to reform the US criminal justice system, appears at the Reform Alliance launch event in New York City, New York ., USA, January 23, 2019. REUTERS / Mike Segar Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in … Read more

How Crypto.com is betting big on sports partnerships to reach one billion users

A representation of the cryptocurrency bitcoin and Ethereum placed on US dollars in this illustration taken on January 24, 2022. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in Feb. 14 (Reuters) – Crypto companies are betting that sports advertising will help them go mainstream, … Read more

Marketplace suspends most NFT sales citing “rampant” counterfeiting and plagiarism

LONDON, Feb 11 (Reuters) – The platform, which sold an NFT of Jack Dorsey’s first tweet for $2.9 million, has halted most transactions because people were selling tokens with content they didn’t own, it said its founder and called this a “fundamental problem”. ” in the fast-growing digital asset market. Sales of NFTs, or non-fungible … Read more

Wall St Week Ahead Cryptocurrency investors face increased uncertainty after the rough start of 2022

NEW YORK, Feb.11 (Reuters) – Investors are bracing for further rounds of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as concerns over an aggressive Federal Reserve threaten to stifle risk appetite in markets. The volatility traditionally associated with cryptocurrencies has been amply shown in the past few weeks. Bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency, has risen about 33% since January … Read more

China targets celebrities and fan groups in a new month-long clean-up campaign

The computer code is displayed on a screen above a Chinese flag in this illustrative photo from July 12, 2017. REUTERS / Thomas White / Illustration / File photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in BEIJING, Jan 25 (Reuters) – The Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) launched a month-long “clean cyberspace” … Read more

Loved ones of the pandemic face the boot as investors’ eyes return to normal life

LONDON, Jan. 21 (Reuters) – The home market, dear Netflix, collapsed on Friday, joining a large drop in the shares of other pandemic favorites this week as investors assessed expectations for a return to normal life with more countries. which gradually loosen COVID restrictions. The selloff, which began after Netflix and Peloton (PTON.O) posted disappointing … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Suspected accomplices of Islamist attacker used cryptocurrency exchange Binance, German police say

The Biance app is visible on a smartphone in this illustration taken on July 13, 2021. To combine the special report FINANCE-CRYPTO-CURRENCY / BINANCE REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in LONDON, Jan 21 (Reuters) – Two men suspected by Germany of assisting … 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