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“Two hikes, which is what the dot plot told us,” Detrick said.

“There could be one more rate hike, but I don´t think anyone’s buying the fact that there will be two. Markets are assuming that the Fed is very close to being done.”

Sterling was perched near a one-year high ahead of the Bank of England’s (BoE) interest rate decision later in the day, with Wednesday’s hot inflation report likely to keep policymakers on their toes.

“The dark clouds overshadowing crypto have lifted in recent days amid a burst of institutional interest,” said Kate Laurence, general partner of Bloccelerate VC, which invests in crypto projects.

JERUSALEM (AP) – The Israeli government said Tuesday that it seized millions of dollars in cryptocurrency from accounts that had sent or received funds in alleged financing schemes for a powerful arm of the Iranian military and the Iran-backed Hezbollah militant group in Lebanon.

NEW YORK, July 3 (Reuters) – Video-sharing website BitChute is raising $10 million in Series A funding at a valuation of $750 million to $1 billion, according to one of its investors and a presentation seen by Reuters, as it seeks to add new features that allow live-streaming and the payment of content creators by users.

“We’re starting to see signals from businesses that the demand is starting to ease up at the margin and that’s leading to recalibration of expectations of what future output looks like,” said Bipan Rai, North America head of FX strategy at CIBC Capital Markets.

dollar-bitcoin trading in May. The SEC last month sued Coinbase for failing to register as an exchange.

According to Cboe’s Fidelity bitcoin ETF filing, the company’s platform represented roughly half of U.S.

The world’s largest cryptocurrency has recently found support due to plans by fund managers, including BlackRock – the world’s largest asset manager – to launch a U.S.-listed spot bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF).

A key issue was that the exchanges did not name the crypto-trading platforms with which it planned to enter into surveillance-sharing agreements to help detect fraud in the underlying bitcoin markets, the person said.

After Griner’s release, Whelan’s brother David voiced fears his brother may be stuck in captivity for another 12 years in the penal colony.

June 25 (Reuters) – Law-enforcement officials and retailers are investigating a recent wave of bomb threats across the United States, targeting grocery operators and 现货交易 other stores, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday.

NEW YORK, June 21 (Reuters) – Wall Street extended its sell-off on Wednesday as U.S.

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s congressional testimony reinforced the central bank’s campaign to rein in inflation as he hinted at the likelihood of further interest rate hikes.

NEW YORK, June 23 (Reuters) – The dollar rose against the euro on Friday after dismal business activity data from around the globe soured risk sentiment and as hawkish comments from central banks added to pressure on riskier currencies.

That sent the dollar slightly higher alongside Treasury yields, while stocks fell, as expectations grew that the Fed will resume its rate-hike campaign this month and that rates would stay high for some time to tame inflation.

After inflation data held at 8.7% in May, defying market expectations and making it the highest of any major economy, investors had been split on how big the new BoE hike would be.

Editing by Jane Merriman)

Their longer-term goal is to “decentralize” BitChute, so that it is blockchain-based and users can decide whether to have content moderation. (Reporting by Helen Coster.

Additional reporting by Krystal Hu in New York.

Tesla Inc was the biggest drag on the S&P 500, sliding after Barclays downgraded its rating on the stock to “equal weight” from “overweight,” saying the electric automaker’s recent rally was too sharp relative to fundamentals.

“After bigger than expected rate hikes in the UK and Norway yesterday, the markets are nervous about upside rate surprises, and that was helping the dollar overnight, even before we saw the European PMI data,” Kit Juckes, chief FX strategist at Societe Generale, said in a note.

Traders will be watching a second day of testimony from Powell on Thursday. The slew of rate hikes come a day after Fed chief Powell told lawmakers on Capitol Hill further rate increases were “a pretty good guess” of where the central bank was heading if the economy continued in its current direction.