‘The Federal Reserve is breaking things’ – this is what keeps Wall Street on edge as risks mount around the world

Jerome Powell, Chairman of the US Federal Reserve, during a federal hearing event in Washington, DC, US, on Friday, September 23, 2022. Drago | Bloomberg | Getty Images Such as Federal Reserve Efforts to tame inflation are intensifying, sending the dollar, bonds and stocks up, and concern is growing that a central bank crackdown will … Read more

European markets are open to close. The British pound is falling against the dollar

UK bond yields set at record monthly high A Reuters analysis has found that UK government bond yields are on track for the biggest monthly rise recorded in Refinitiv and Bank of England data going back to 1957. The yield on the 10-year Treasury rose 131 basis points so far in September, with heavy selling … Read more

European stocks open to close; Markets brace for more Fed rate action

Rheinmetall tops European stocks with 9.6% gain German company for the manufacture of cars and weapons Rheinmetall It rose 9.6% late in the morning, leading to broad gains for defense companies after Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a partial military mobilization, in an apparent escalation of tensions in the war in Ukraine. Rheinmetall shares have … Read more