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Barclays has been fined $361 million for a fatal mistake

Sept 30 (Reuters) – Britain’s Barclays (Barclays) agreed a $361 million penalty with U.S. regulators on Thursday for “spectacular” failures that led to the sale of $17.7 billion worth of structured products, raising costs for a critical error. First year CEO CS Venkatakrishnan. The bank said after the London market closed on Friday that its …

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Oil settles lower after hitting $90 a barrel as OPEC+ considers production cuts

OPEC+ starts talks on production cuts at Oct 5th meeting – OPEC source Russia proposes that OPEC + cut production by one million barrels per day – source US markets are dragged down by the Fed’s aggressive moves to tame inflation US production resumes after being halted due to Hurricane Ian NEW YORK (Reuters) – …

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Bank of England seeks to stem bond market turmoil after tax cut storm

Bank of England begins buying bonds, delays sales of gold bonds The IMF ‘does not recommend’ policies like the UK’s growth plan Moody’s: The economic plan is ‘negative growth’ Sterling traded down 0.7% to $1,065 Kwarteng meets bank heads again LONDON (Reuters) – The Bank of England sought to quell a firestorm in British bond …

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Wall Street fears it will continue with UK intervention to cool bonds

US stocks changed little after hitting new lows on Tuesday Global stocks battle some losses, while UK bonds rise The Bank of England says it will intervene in the bond market Oil prices are rising due to Hurricane Ian (Reuters) – U.S. and global stocks did little on Wednesday to recover from new lows, even …

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The dollar stopped breathing as the fragile pound rose

A woman holds British pound notes in this illustration taken on May 30, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Rovich/Illustration Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON/SYDNEY (Reuters) – The dollar stalled on Tuesday in what was a relentless rally, with the pound, euro and Japanese yen recovering some of their gains from multi-year lows, …

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The dollar rose to a two-decade high as Putin shook the FX market ahead of the Fed

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register The dollar index is at its highest level in two decades The euro fell to its lowest level in two decades Putin announces partial mobilization of troops for Ukraine Markets Gauge Fed Tightness at Powell’s Briefing LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar surged on Wednesday …

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