The latest inflation rate is the highest since June 2013, and above the Bank of England's 2% target.
Sterling retreated on Thursday on fears that Prime Minister Theresa May could lose control of parliament in Britain's June 8 election, while conflicting signals on the health of China's manufacturing sector kept most Asian stock markets in check.
China has made a big show of gradually loosening its grip on the value of its currency, an effort meant to mollify critics like
The bitcoin boom is back. This week, the digital currency leapt to record heights, peaking at nearly $2,800 before tumbling back down to around $2,400—by far the most dramatic run in its history.
French bank BNP Paribas (BNPP.PA) on Wednesday agreed to pay $350 million to New York’s banking regulator for allowing more than a dozen traders and salespeople in New York and other key trading hubs to manipulate foreign exchange prices.
Monday marks the seven-year anniversary of Bitcoin Pizza Day – the moment a programmer named Laszlo Hanyecz spent 10,000 bitcoin on two Papa John's pizzas.
The world’s most popular cryptocurrency is now worth over $2,000 per coin. That’s according to a range of bitcoin exchanges, including Coinbase and Kraken.
Three years of euro-bashing may be finally coming to an end. For the first time since mid-2014, the balance of traders think the euro will rise in value, instead of fall.
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