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U.S. stocks churn while yields rise, Fed in focus

U.S. stocks churn while yields rise, Fed in focus

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Fed looms over broader markets Intervention risk keeps dollar short of 145 yen barrier NEW YORK, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Wall Street indexes were in the red after Thursday’s choppy trading session while bond yields rose and the dollar made little progress as investors digested stronger-than-expected …

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Truly autonomous cars may be impossible without helpful human touch

Truly autonomous cars may be impossible without helpful human touch

MILTON KEYNES, England, Sept 12 (Reuters) – Autonomous vehicle (AV) startups have raised tens of billions of dollars based on promises to develop truly self-driving cars, but industry executives and experts say remote human supervisors may be needed permanently to help robot drivers in trouble. The central premise of autonomous vehicles – that computers and …

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Stocks fall on Fed rate hike bets, yen hits fresh 24-year low

Stocks fall on Fed rate hike bets, yen hits fresh 24-year low

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 7 (Reuters) – European stock markets fell on Wednesday after U.S. economic data prompted traders to ramp up Federal Reserve rate hikes bets, pushing the dollar to a 24-year high against the Japanese yen. U.S. Treasury yields jumped and the dollar received a boost …

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Suntory eyes U.S. canned cocktail push as young Japanese shun booze

Suntory eyes U.S. canned cocktail push as young Japanese shun booze

Suntory’s canned cocktail -196 Double Lemon is on sale at a store in Sydney, Australia September 2, 2022. REUTERS/Sam Holmes Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, Sept 5 (Reuters) – Japanese drinks giant Suntory Inc last year debuted a strong, lemony brew in Australia that quickly became the top seller in …

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Incoming Starbucks boss to bring consumer insight to coffee culture

Incoming Starbucks boss to bring consumer insight to coffee culture

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 2 (Reuters) – Laxman Narasimhan may have no experience of running coffee shops, but the outgoing CEO of British packaged goods group Reckitt will bring insight into the changing habits of consumers when he takes over at Starbucks. At Reckitt (RKT.L), maker of Strepsils …

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Shares choppy, U.S. yields fall as investors digest Fed minutes

Shares choppy, U.S. yields fall as investors digest Fed minutes

A man wearing a protective mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, walks past an electronic board displaying Shanghai Composite index, Nikkei index and Dow Jones Industrial Average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, March 7, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Wall Street indexes trade down Yield curve …

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Breakingviews - SoftBank’s Alibaba sale could end breakup taboo

Breakingviews – SoftBank’s Alibaba sale could end breakup taboo

Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp Chief Executive Masayoshi Son attends a news conference in Tokyo, Japan, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Aug 10 (Reuters Breakingviews) – Masayoshi Son is thinking the unthinkable at SoftBank Group (9984.T). His $63 billion technology and telecom empire will slash its …

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Climate change puts Lyme disease in focus for France's Valneva after COVID blow

Climate change puts Lyme disease in focus for France’s Valneva after COVID blow

LONDON, Aug 8 (Reuters) – With climate change spurring more cases of tick-borne Lyme disease, drugmaker Valneva (VLS.PA) is betting big on a vaccine as it looks beyond disappointing sales of its COVID shot. Although Valneva secured European Union and British regulatory approval, both walked away from contracts worth more than a billion dollars combined, …

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Sterling falls as BoE expects recession, U.S. futures up

European stocks slip, oil recovers, traders await U.S. jobs data

LONDON, Aug 5 (Reuters) – European equities slipped slightly on Friday but were still set for a weekly gain, while traders waited for U.S. jobs data due later in the session to give clues as to the health of the world’s largest economy. The MSCI world equity index, which tracks shares in 47 countries, was …

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