‘I Feel Conflicted’: Crypto’s Offshore Trading Moguls Talk Shop

Sam Bankman-Fried, the founder of the cryptocurrency exchange FTX, and Changpeng Zhao, the founder of Binance, the world’s largest crypto platform, have made fortunes with products that are off limits to nonprofessional U.S. investors. Both exchanges offer crypto derivatives, which

Biden administration releases COVID funds to boost local economies

Slideshow ( 2 images )WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Biden administration on Thursday released $3 billion in COVID-19 rescue funds aimed at helping localities bolster their economies in the wake of the pandemic, calling on communities to seek funding for a

Coca-Cola says prepared to take on potential Delta variant hit

(Reuters) -Coca-Cola Co will rely on its pandemic-tested strategy of focusing on bigger brands and doubling down on its supply chain to combat a potential impact from the Delta variant of the coronavirus, its finance chief said on Wednesday. CFO

Market close: NZ shares join global rebound

The New Zealand sharemarket traded positively all day, picking up nearly half a per cent, following a strong rebound on Wall Street and elsewhere overseas. The S&P/NZX 50 Index closed at 12,709.14, up 58.29 points or 0.46 per cent, after

BOJ's price outlook views muddled by commodity rise, weak spending

TOKYO (Reuters) – Bank of Japan policymakers saw the price outlook muddled by rising global commodity costs and soft consumption, minutes of their June meeting showed, underscoring the central bank’s policy conundrum brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.FILE PHOTO: A

On Fox News, Vaccination Pleas Intensify, but Skepticism Persists

Amid mixed messages on the channel, the hosts Sean Hannity and Steve Doocy encourage viewers to get Covid-19 shots as the Delta variant spreads. By Michael M. Grynbaum, Tiffany Hsu and Zolan Kanno-Youngs The morning anchor’s plea was urgent and framed