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10 decision-makers to watch in 2022

WASHINGTON – As 2022 approaches, banks have a better idea than a year ago of what federal banking policy will look like in the Biden era. Although there have been no dramatic reforms in the past year thanks to the congressional standoff, the pendulum has started to turn left after …

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Clariant acquires US business assets of Attapulgite from BASF

AD HOC ADVERTISEMENT UNDER ART. 53 LR The acquisition of BASF‘s we Attapulgite bcommercial assets for USD 60 million in cash Strengthens Clariant Technology first position in the edible oil purifications and renewable fuels BASF‘s Attapulgite Business assets at expanding the North American footprint Im align with Clariant’s targeted acquisition …

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National SJM responds to requests for outright ban on crypto transactions

RSS affiliate Swadeshi Jagran Manch passed a resolution on Sunday demanding that the central government completely ban the buying, selling, investing, and other activity in cryptocurrencies by anyone in the country. The law relating to the issuance of digital currency by the Reserve Bank of India should be framed “expeditiously” …

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Inflation is a side effect of dealing with the economic chaos of COVID-19

Sometimes the side effects of a drug make us forget about the disease. Americans have spent the last half of 2021 complaining about inflation, forgetting how we started the year wondering if vaccines would work enough to get the economy back on track. Sure, no one wants to lose their …

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[Interview] Peach Ratings Says Cryptocurrency Technology Will Change Financial Landscape Of The Future

Fitch Ratings, a global credit rating agency since 1913, shared their views on the emerging cryptocurrency industry. Monsur Hussain, director of the Pitch Financial Institution Research Institute, oversees thematic research on global financial institutions with an interest in regulation and digitization. Alastair Sewell, senior chairman of the fund asset management …

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Why CRE investors shouldn’t focus too much on interest rates

The pandemic has brought interest rates back to historic lows, and as investors take advantage of the low cost of capital, many are wondering when the party will end. Charles Foschini of Berkadia, however, says investors don’t need to be so focused on interest rates, which should increase next year, …

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What the Federal Reserve’s Hawkish Tilt Means for Bitcoin

Bitcoin’s rally of relief – after the hawkish tone of the US Federal Reserve amid the new Omicron threat – appears to be running out of steam, as the largest cryptocurrency by market cap fell more than 3.5% to $ 47,000. Bitcoin had climbed from $ 4,000 to $ 49,000 …

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How the reduction in Federal Reserve assets affects the price of Bitcoin

The following is taken from a recent edition of Deep Dive, Bitcoin Magazine’s premium market newsletter. To be among the first to receive this and other on-chain bitcoin market analysis straight to your inbox, Subscribe now. Yesterday, the Federal Reserve announced that it had doubled the pace of its assets …

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Treasury yields rise ahead of Fed verdict

US Treasury yields edged up Wednesday morning as investors waited to see the results of the latest Federal Reserve policy meeting. The benchmark 10-year Treasury bill yield climbed less than a basis point to 1.4445% at 4 a.m. ET. The yield on 30-year Treasury bonds rose 1 basis point to …

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Reviews | Act now to curb inflation

The students looked at me questioningly when I mentioned the word “inflation”, as if I remembered the invention of the spinning jenny. No more. Last Friday’s Consumer Price Index report showed inflation hit 6.8% from last November’s 1.2% rate, the fastest rate in nearly 40 years . Is it time …

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