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Jittery Stock Traders Eye Four Days That Will Sow Market's Fate

Jittery Stock Traders Eye Four Days That Will Sow Market’s Fate

(Bloomberg) — Investors just got over a hectic week, contending with a blitz of earnings from some of America’s biggest companies as well as a pile of uncertain economic and geopolitical news. But what’s coming may be even worse. Most Read from Bloomberg In the span of just seven trading sessions, there will be four …

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Twitter Frees Up Billions for Arbitrage Traders Seeking Next Win

Twitter Frees Up Billions for Arbitrage Traders Seeking Next Win

(Bloomberg) — Billions of dollars in arbitrage capital is looking for a new home after Elon Musk finally closed his $44 billion deal to buy Twitter Inc. Most Read from Bloomberg Merger arbitrage traders, who make money betting on the outcome of dealmaking among public companies, are now setting their sights on transactions involving Activision …

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Morning Coffee: Goldman Sachs restructuring could hit traders' bonuses.  Deutsche Bank MD sacrificed her salary and was cut all the same

Morning Coffee: Goldman Sachs restructuring could hit traders’ bonuses. Deutsche Bank MD sacrificed her salary and was cut all the same

Goldman Sachs deserves full plaudits for secrecy. Everyone knows that Credit Suisse is planning a major restructuring announcement at the end of this month, but who knew that Goldman Sachs was concocting a restructuring of its own? No one, until the Wall Street Journal broke the news late last night. Admittedly, Goldman’s is less dramatic. …

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Stock Traders Hit Sell Button on Hawkish Fed Bets: Markets Wrap

Stock Traders Hit Sell Button on Hawkish Fed Bets: Markets Wrap

(Bloomberg) — Wall Street got a reality check, with data showing a hot labor market that will likely keep the Federal Reserve on its aggressive hiking trail. Those bets sent stocks tumbling and drove 10-year US yields to their longest weekly up streak since 1984. Most Read from Bloomberg To David Donabedian at CIBC Private …

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Ether drops 15% since major Ethereum network upgrade as traders take profits and fret over rate hikes

Ether drops 15% since major Ethereum network upgrade as traders take profits and fret over rate hikes

Ethereum underwent a huge network upgrade called the merge which proponents say will make transactions much more energy efficient. Following the merger, ether prices have dropped following a huge run up ahead of the event. Jakub Porzycki | Nurphoto Getty Images Ether has fallen more than bitcoin since the cryptocurrency’s underlying technology, the Ethereum network, …

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US stock futures slip from 3-month highs as traders await Fed minutes and retail sales data

US stock futures slip from 3-month highs as traders await Fed minutes and retail sales data

US stock index futures fell back from recent highs early Wednesday as bulls held their fire ahead of the release of the minutes of the Federal Reserve’s last policy meeting later in the session. How are stock-index futures trading S&P 500 futures ES00 ES00 dipped 32.5 points, or 0.8% to 4275 Dow Jones Industrial Average …

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Gas markets leap on both sides of the Atlantic as traders search for supplies

Gas markets leap on both sides of the Atlantic as traders search for supplies

The global energy crisis deepened on Tuesday as a further surge in natural gas prices in Europe and the US threatened to push some of the world’s largest economies into recession. Gas markets in Europe jumped by as much as 10 percent to as high as €251 a megawatt hour, equivalent in energy terms to …

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Dodgy Demand Data? The Oil Price Collapse Conspiracy | OilPrice.com

WTI crude oil prices fell to their lowest point since early February on Thursday, giving up virtually all gains since Russia invaded Ukraine. WTI crude for September delivery tumbled -1.5% to close at $89.26/bbl while Brent crude for October delivery fell -2.1% to $94.71/bbl. WTI crude has lost ~9.5% over the course of the week, …

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