Analysis: With the revised Treasury, Prime Minister Kishida is working on selecting the next BoJ chief

A man looks at a mobile phone in front of the Bank of Japan building in Tokyo, Japan, June 16, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Kishida pays attention to Abenomics supporters in cabinet reshuffle The two central bankers in Amman and Nakasu lead the candidates for … Read more

Twitter inquires banks about Musk’s attempts to undermine a $44 billion deal

Elon Musk’s Twitter profile is seen on a smartphone placed on the Twitter logos printed in this illustration taken on April 28, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WILmington, Dell, Aug. 2 (Reuters) – Twitter Inc. (TWTR.N) Legal experts said Elon Musk is trying to find evidence that … Read more

Antitrust watchers go big on drama, light on plot

Penguin’s books are seen in a second-hand bookshop in central London on October 29, 2012. Britain’s Pearson has agreed to merge its Penguin book division with Bertelsmann’s Random House to create the world’s leading consumer publishing house, in apparent disdain for Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. REUTERS / Stefan Wermot Register now to get free unlimited … Read more

Global stocks eye the best month since late 2020, as the dollar recovers

The MSCI World Index rose 0.2%; Almost 6% for the month The dollar regains its early losses to trade flat against its peers Eurozone GDP data beat expectations; clouds ahead LONDON (Reuters) – Global stocks rose on Friday, on track for their best month since late 2020, as euro zone growth beat expectations, while the … Read more

Stocks rise as traders eye profits to counter deflation fears

People walk in front of a screen displaying the Hang Seng stock ticker in the Central District, in Hong Kong, China, July 19, 2022. REUTERS/Lam Yik Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON (Reuters) – Stocks reversed early losses to rally on Monday, as investors hoped this week’s batch of corporate … Read more

Asian stocks weaken as traders eye central bank rate plans

European futures are down, US futures are a little higher Tech names led Asian stocks lower, but Japan backtracks The euro maintained its recent gains, and the Australian dollar rose after the minutes of the Reserve Bank of Australia meeting Oil and gold slip HONG KONG (Reuters) – Asian stocks fell on Tuesday after overnight … Read more

Global stocks falter, oil falls on recession fears

Investors are risk averse, get rid of stocks again Inflation data, earnings reports await July 12 (Reuters) – Global stock markets were mixed while oil prices and bond yields fell on Tuesday, with traders worried about prospects for further central bank tightening and concerns about the health of economies around the world. The dollar’s role … Read more