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

Exclusive: US regulators to vet Alibaba, JD.com, other Chinese firms’ audits

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Alibaba, JD.com, Yum China notified of US audit inspection -sources Vetting of US-listed Chinese firms’ audits starts next month Follows landmark US-China audit deal Alibaba US-listed shares closed down nearly 3% on Tuesday HONG KONG, Aug 31 (Reuters) – US regulators have selected e-commerce majors Alibaba … Read more

Fed officials see US interest rates rising further

John C. Williams, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York speaks to the Economic Club of New York in the Manhattan borough of New York, US, March 6, 2019. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 30 (Reuters) – US Federal Reserve officials on Tuesday reiterated … Read more