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Stories FirstFT: Hunt steps into the fiscal storm

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INVESTING Factbox-Over 62,000 without power in Florida from storm Nicole

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Waves crash into a Volusia County building after Hurricane Nicole made landfall on Florida's east coast, in Daytona Beach Shores, Florida, U.S., November 10, 2022....

News Flood waters receding after storm batters western Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Floodwaters were receding in parts of western Alaska battered by the worst storm in a half century, leaving behind debris flung by powerful Bering Sea waves into...

Stories ‘We can ride out the storm’: Liz Truss promises immediate action on energy bills in first speech as UK PM

LONDON — Britain's new prime minister, Liz Truss, made her first speech Tuesday, promising to tackle rising energy bills and the cost-of-living crisis in the next couple of...

INVESTING Op-ed: Learn to tread water in these stormy markets. Where investors can turn in choppy times

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, Aug. 11, 2022. Source: NYSE As the market reacted in alarm to Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell's hawkish comments and determined tone on...

Crypto Calm Before The Storm: Bitcoin Volatility Reaches Pre-Bull Breakout Levels

Bitcoin bounced back from the high area of around $30,000, and trends to the upside of its current range. The first crypto by market cap managed to trace back its weekend losses and returned to...

Stories Jamie Dimon sees ‘storm clouds’ ahead for U.S. economy later this year

Jamie Dimon, chairman and chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase & Co., listens during a Business Roundtable CEO Innovation Summit discussion in Washington, D.C., Dec. 6, 2018. Andrew...

Stories Russia/payments: China is no shelter from sanction storm

Tough sanctions from democratic countries combined with voluntary withdrawals by big companies leave Russia economically isolated. For example, Visa, Mastercard and American Express have...

Sports Montreal-Santos CCL match delayed by storm

CF Montreal postponed their CONCACAF Champions League match against Santos Laguna from Tuesday to Wednesday night due to inclement weather. The Major League Soccer club made the decision Monday...

Stories Storm Eunice causes at least three deaths and inflicts chaos across UK

England recorded its strongest wind on Friday as one of the fiercest storms to hit the UK and Ireland in years swept in from the Atlantic Ocean, causing deaths, damage and widespread disruption,...

Stories British energy networks criticised for ‘inadequate support’ after Storm Arwen

Energy network companies have been reprimanded by the UK government and regulator for providing “inadequate support” to thousands of households left without power for more than a week after Storm...

Crypto Bitcoin Holders Brace For Storm, Will BTC Break Through $44K Barrier?

Bitcoin has been moving sideways during the past week with a 0.7% profit as it trades at $42,709. The first crypto by market cap has held on to critical support as it was rejected at the mid area...

INVESTING SpaceX to lose as many as 40 Starlink satellites due to space storm

A batch of Starlink satellites deploy in orbit after a launch on Nov. 13, 2021. SpaceX Elon Musk's SpaceX expects to lose nearly an entire launch's worth of Starlink satellites...

Sports Man United attack sputters at Burnley, Ronaldo storms off again

BURNLEY, England -- For the third time this season Cristiano Ronaldo was benched for a Premier League match, and for the third time Manchester United could only draw. United could not beat...

Stories Luxury brands look to ride the storm of China’s policy shifts

Lily Ye shelters in a doorway near the Hermès store in Ginza and grumbles about being a stranded asset. Since the pandemic stopped Chinese tourists arriving in their millions for duty-free...

Markets João Lourenço pledges to end Angola’s economic ‘storm’

On the outskirts of Luanda, Angola’s capital, where modernity and poverty jostle side by side, Maria da Encarnação Pimenta laments what has happened to her country. “We fought for 40 years so that...

Economy These countries are most vulnerable to the emerging market storm

Argentine peso hits record low 1. Trouble in paradise: For the past decade, a river of easy money rushed into emerging markets. Now that powerful force is...

Markets Latest UK energy supplier succumbs to gas market storm

Goto Energy has become the latest UK supplier of gas and electricity to collapse in the face of a surge in wholesale gas prices . The Kent-based company, which supplies about 22,000 customers,...

INVESTING Audi CEO sees chip shortage as 'perfect storm' but will get through it

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Markus Duesmann, board member of German luxury carmaker BMW attends the company's annual news conference in Munich, Germany, March 21, 2018. REUTERS/Michael Dalder By...

Stories UK businesses warn of ‘autumn storm’ of shortages, costs and taxes

Receive free UK business & economy updates We’ll send you a myFT Daily Digest email rounding up the latest UK business & economy news every morning. UK business leaders have warned...