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Stories Republicans split over strategy after US midterms disappointment

Mitch McConnell, the veteran Republican leader in the Senate, emerged from a tense, closed-door luncheon with members of his party this week with a blunt postmortem about the November 8 midterm...

Stories Garland appoints special counsel to oversee investigations into Trump

The US Department of Justice has named a special counsel to manage investigations involving Donald Trump, a move that comes three days after the former president launched his 2024 presidential...

Economy Fed's Waller says he's open to a half-point rate hike at December meeting

Christopher Waller testifies before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee during a hearing on their nomination to be member-designate on the Federal Reserve Board of...

Stories Fed's Daly sees rates rising at least another percentage point as 'pausing is off the table'

San Francisco Federal Reserve President Mary Daly said Wednesday she expects the central bank to raise interest rates at least another percentage point, and possibly more,...

Sports Will Ronaldo comments help him and Man United split? Plus: Juventus show form; Man City drop points

This was the final weekend before European soccer goes on hold until after the World Cup, and it certainly delivered plenty for us to talk and think about over the coming weeks. There were big...

Crypto Quant Points Out Striking Resemblance Between 2017 And 2021 Bitcoin Cycles

A quant has pointed out the similarities between the 2017 and 2021 Bitcoin cycles, something that could hint at how the rest of this bear market might play out. Both 2017 And 2021 Bitcoin Cycles...

Stories Chinese property stocks soar on hopes of turning point for sector

Shares in Chinese real estate companies rose sharply on Monday as a 16-point plan to support the debt-ridden sector was interpreted as a crucial pivot by Beijing that could spark a revival. The...

Sports Jayson Tatum’s electric 43-point performance leads short-handed Celtics over Pistons: 5 takeaways

Celtics Plus: Marcus Smart continues to shine as a distributor and more. Celtics forward Jayson Tatum is defended by Pistons center Isaiah Stewart. AP Photo/Carlos Osorio The...

Stories Biden’s flying visit to COP27 disappoints developing nations

Joe Biden insisted every nation should do its part on climate change and promised the UN climate summit that the US would meet its own targets, while disappointing those looking for further...

Stories ECB must raise rates beyond point of restricting growth, say officials

Senior European Central Bank policymakers have said they expect interest rates to rise beyond the point at which they constrain demand and weaken growth to bring down inflation, rebuffing...

INVESTING Here's what the Federal Reserve's fourth 0.75 percentage point interest rate hike means for you

The Federal Reserve raised the target federal funds rate by 0.75 percentage point for the fourth time in a row on Wednesday, marking an unprecedented pace of rate hikes....

Stories The K-pop ETF hasn't been doing well, but its creator says Korean content is at an 'inflection point'

K-pop girl group BlackPink performed at The Late Late Show with James Corden airing Thursday, April 18, 2019. (Photo by Terence Patrick/CBS via Getty Images) Cbs Photo Archive | Cbs |...

Stories Swiss National Bank raises rates by 0.75 percentage points

Switzerland’s national bank raised interest rates by 75 basis points on Thursday and into positive territory for the first time in eight years, bringing to a close a more than decade-long era of...

Business Bank of England announces 0.5 percentage point rise in interest rates

The Bank of England has raised interest rates for the seventh consecutive time to 2.25 per cent, the highest since 2008, in an attempt to contain near double-digit inflation. The central bank’s...

Stories Bank of England lifts interest rates by 0.5 percentage points

The Bank of England raised interest rates by 0.5 percentage points to 2.25 per cent on Thursday, arguing that “further, forceful” monetary tightening was needed to bring inflation under control....

Economy Bank of England raises rates by 50 basis points, in seventh consecutive hike

The Bank of England warned that the U.K. will enter recession later this year. The expected recession is forecast to be the longest since the global financial crisis. Vuk Valcic | SOPA...

Markets With Another 75 Basis Point Hike Likely, When Can The Fed Realistically Pivot?

The Fed will have to juggle multiple macroeconomic balls to achieve a soft landing. On Wednesday, the Federal Reserve will again to determine the federal funds rate. According to CME Group’s Fed...

Stories New targets for GP appointments in plan to boost NHS performance

Patients can expect to be offered a GP appointment within two weeks, with a goal that the most urgent are seen the same day, as prime minister Liz Truss seeks to boost the performance of...

Crypto Bitcoin Reacts To 75 Basis Point Fed Rate Hike | BTCUSD September 21, 2022

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Stories Fed raises rates by another three-quarters of a percentage point, pledges more hikes to fight inflation

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday raised benchmark interest rates by another three-quarters of a percentage point and indicated it will keep hiking well above the current...