Finland says traffic is ‘intensifying’ at the border with Russia

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register VAALIMAA, Finland, Sept 22 (Reuters) – Traffic arriving at Finland’s eastern border with Russia “intensified” overnight after President Vladimir Putin ordered a partial military mobilization and remained elevated on Thursday but was under control, it said Finnish border guard. At the Vaalimaa border crossing, approximately … Read more

Europe burns cash to help companies in energy crisis

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register European gas prices have risen sharply amid the Ukraine crisis Utilities are facing a liquidity crisis Germany will “do everything possible” to help the companies Russian mobilization triggers oil price jump BERLIN/LONDON, Sept 21 (Reuters) – Germany nationalized gas importer Uniper ( UN01.DE ) on … Read more

Dollar rises to two-decade high as Putin shakes currency market ahead of Fed

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Dollar index at two-decade high The euro slips back towards two-decade lows Putin announces partial troop mobilization to Ukraine Markets gauge Fed hawkishness in Powell briefing LONDON/NEW YORK, Sept 21 (Reuters) – The dollar rose to a new two-decade high on Wednesday ahead of another … Read more

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The dollar is firm as markets wait for the Fed, the Swedish krone rises briefly after interest rate hikes

US Dollar and Euro bills are seen in this illustration taken July 17, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO/LONDON, Sept 20 (Reuters) – The dollar remained strong around two-decade highs against major peers on Tuesday as investors held on to expectations of another aggressive rate hike … Read more

Europe raced to prepare for the energy crisis this winter

Spain may shut down energy-intensive industries during peak periods France is preparing to send gas to Germany in October Germany signs LNG contracts in UAE Berlin is still working on the Uniper rescue package BERLIN/PARIS, Sept 19 (Reuters) – European governments on Monday outlined new measures to cope with potential energy shortages this winter and … Read more

The dollar is resilient as the Fed posts a big week for central banks

U.S. dollar bills are seen in front of the stock graph shown in this illustration taken February 8, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 19 (Reuters) – The dollar held on near two-decade highs against other major currencies on Monday, biding its time ahead of … Read more

ECB will inflict pain when it raises interest rates into next year, economist says

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WEXFORD, Ireland, Sept 17 (Reuters) – The European Central Bank could raise interest rates into next year, causing pain for consumers as it tries to dampen demand, which is now increasingly contributing to soaring inflation, chief economist Philip Lane said on Saturday . With inflation … Read more