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Bond yields tick lower, cooling off after Fed’s meeting minutes released

Bond yields ticked downward on Thursday, cooling after the previous session’s rise following the release of the Federal Reserve Open Market Committee’s July meeting minutes. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note was 4 basis points lower at 2.853%, while the yield on the 30-year Treasury bond traded roughly 2 basis points lower at 3.123%. The yield on […]

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Finance

Stocks slip after Fed minutes point to prolonged inflation fight

Asian and European stocks fell on Thursday morning, after minutes from the last US Federal Reserve meeting indicated the central bank would prioritise fighting inflation ahead of economic growth for longer than some investors had hoped. In Asia, Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index and Japan’s Topix fell 1 per cent and 0.9 per cent respectively, […]

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Technology

Asia-Pacific markets trade lower after Wall Street cools following Fed minutes

The Philippines hikes interest rates by 0.5% Tencent shares buoyant as tech giant talks up new revenue channels Even though Tencent posted its first revenue decline for the second quarter this year on Thursday, the company’s shares traded in the black by 3.1% on Thursday. Pau said there are other upsides, which included Tencent’s plans […]

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US

Kilbourn bridge tragedy: ‘He held on for 1-2 minutes’

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — Additional details have come to light involved the tragic death of Providence, RI native Richard Dujardin, 77, who died shortly after 12:30 p.m. on Monday, Aug., 15 in Milwaukee when the Kilbourn St. Bridge opened with him on it. According to the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s report, Dujardin was looking at […]

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Business

Fed sees interest rate hikes continuing until inflation eases substantially, minutes show

Federal Reserve officials at their July meeting indicated they likely would not consider pulling back on interest rate hikes until inflation came down substantially, according to minutes from the session released Wednesday. During a meeting where the central bank approved a 0.75 percentage point rate hike, policymakers expressed resolve to bring down inflation that is […]

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Business

Treasury yields rise as markets await Fed meeting minutes

U.S. Treasury yields rose Wednesday on weaker demand for fixed income assets as investors await the release of the Federal Reserve’s minutes from its July meeting. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note rose just over 4 basis points to 2.865%, while the yield on the 30-year Treasury bond traded up 2 basis points […]

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Finance

Save £110 in just 4 minutes – simple bathroom trick slashes household bills

Water companies are allowed to increase bills in line with inflation, and consumers in some areas have seen have been left feeling rinsed. Figures from regulator Ofwat show customers of Northumbrian Water are paying 10.8 percent more for their water this year, while Severn Trent charges 7.1 percent more and Anglian Water 5.1 percent. Now […]

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Gaming

The First 26 Minutes Of Jetpack Joyride 2

It’s been more than 10 years since release of the original Jetpack Joyride and the sequel changes a lot of core elements of game while maintaining the familiar gameplay. Source link

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Entertainment

According to a new report, Netflix leads TV viewing minutes in the second quarter of 2022

A research boutique, Moffett Nathanson, analyzes the data of a firm called Nielsen, which aims to provide insights into consumer behavior by collecting information about what people prefer to watch and purchase. According to the research, streaming service Netflix beats YouTube and Hulu in terms of streaming minutes in the second quarter of2022. After Netflix, YouTube […]

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US

Creta, a Next-Generation Metaverse Gaming Platform, Sold Its First Private NFT Collection in Just Under 26 Minutes

DUBAI, Arab Emirates, Aug. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Creta, a metaverse gaming platform built with an application of the cutting-edge blockchain technology Locus Chain, has announced the sell-out of a private collection of NFT assets dubbed Genesis Pass on the 21st of July 2022. The collection of 500 NFTs available for private investors from […]