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 US economic data prompted traders to ramp up Federal Reserve rate hikes bets, pushing the dollar to a 24-year high against the Japanese yen. US Treasury yields jumped and the dollar received a boost … Read more

US labor market, manufacturing resilient despite rising interest rates

A sign advertising job openings is seen outside of a Starbucks in Manhattan, New York City, New York, US, May 26, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Weekly jobless claims fall from 5,000 to 232,000 Continuing claims increased by 26,000 to 1.438 million Layoffs announced by US-based firms drop … Read more