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 2020-09-23 20:06 

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WRAPUP 1-Fed policymakers double down on vow to keep interest rates near zero...

Hoping to convince investors they will keep monetary policy super easy for years, two Federal Reserve officials on Wednesday explicitly pledged no rate hikes until inflation gets to 2% and stays there....

 2020-09-23 20:01 

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UPDATE 1-U.S. firm Valentus to raise capital for credit fund via digital currency sale...

U.S. investment firm Valentus Capital Management will raise part of a $250 million credit fund through the public sale of its own unique virtual currency, the company's top official told Reuters in an interview on Tuesday....

 2020-09-23 20:01 

Reuters

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UPDATE 1-U.S. firm Valentus to raise capital for credit fund via digital currency sale...

U.S. investment firm Valentus Capital Management will raise part of a $250 million credit fund through the public sale of its own unique virtual currency, the company's top official told Reuters in an interview on Tuesday....

 2020-09-23 20:01 

Reuters

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US STOCKS-Wall Street closes lower on fears of a slowing economy...

* Tesla tumbles as 'Battery Day' disappoints (Updates to Wall Street close)...

 2020-09-23 20:00 

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UPDATE 1-Facebook to reject political ads prematurely claiming US election victory...

Facebook Inc will not accept political ads that seek to claim victory before the results of the 2020 U.S. election are declared, a company spokesman tweeted on Wednesday....

 2020-09-23 20:00 

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UPDATE 1-Mexican financial authorities relax banking rules to help economy...

Mexico's finance ministry and banking regulator on Wednesday extended measures to allow banks as well as financial intermediaries to restructure loans and other credits to clients, the ministry said in a statement....

 2020-09-23 19:58 

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Dollar rallies as Fed, COVID-19 and recovery worries swirl...

The dollar gained for the fourth day in a row and traded at a more than eight-week high on Wednesday, as U.S. equities fell and investors questioned the pace of the global economic recovery on rising coronavirus cases and weak economic data in Europe whil...

 2020-09-23 19:58 

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Dollar rallies as Fed, COVID-19 and recovery worries swirl...

The dollar gained for the fourth day in a row and traded at a more than eight-week high on Wednesday, as U.S. equities fell and investors questioned the pace of the global economic recovery on rising coronavirus cases and weak economic data in Europe whil...

 2020-09-23 19:57 

Reuters

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Coronavirus spreads in top echelon of Guatemala's government...

Four more Guatemalan officials have tested positive for the coronavirus, authorities said on Wednesday, after Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei and a culture minister were revealed last week to have contracted COVID-19....

 2020-09-23 19:57 

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Argentina jobless rate hits 16-year high amid pandemic, lockdown...

Argentina's unemployment rate jumped to 13.1% in the second quarter of the year as the country was swiped by the coronavirus pandemic, the official statistics agency said on Wednesday, the highest since 2004 and up from 10.4% in the previous quarter....

 2020-09-23 19:57 

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Fed's Rosengren says U.S. could face a credit crunch by year end if virus worsens...

The U.S. economy could face more foreclosures and business bankruptcies in the fall and winter if there is a rise in infections and no additional fiscal aid, conditions that could make it harder for consumers and businesses to access credit, Boston Federa...

 2020-09-23 19:57 

Reuters

Fed's Rosengren says U.S. could face a credit crunch by year end if virus worsens...

The U.S. economy could face more foreclosures and business bankruptcies in the fall and winter if there is a rise in infections and no additional fiscal aid, conditions that could make it harder for consumers and businesses to access credit, Boston Federa...

 2020-09-23 19:56 

Reuters

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Argentina jobless rate hits 16-year high amid pandemic, lockdown...

Argentina's unemployment rate jumped to 13.1% in the second quarter of the year as the country was swiped by the coronavirus pandemic, the official statistics agency said on Wednesday, the highest since 2004 and up from 10.4% in the previous quarter....

 2020-09-23 19:56 

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Argentina jobless rate hits 16-year high amid pandemic, lockdown...

Argentina's unemployment rate jumped to 13.1% in the second quarter of the year as the country was swiped by the coronavirus pandemic, the official statistics agency said on Wednesday, the highest since 2004 and up from 10.4% in the previous quarter....

 2020-09-23 19:55 

Reuters

Dollar rallies as Fed, COVID-19 and recovery worries swirl...

The dollar gained for the fourth day in a row and traded at a more than eight-week high on Wednesday, as U.S. equities fell and investors questioned the pace of the global economic recovery on rising coronavirus cases and weak economic data in Europe whil...

 2020-09-23 19:55 

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Frank de Boer named Netherlands coach...

Frank de Boer, who won 112 caps and played at two World Cups for the Netherlands, has been appointed his country's national team coach, the Dutch football association (KNVB) said on Wednesday....

 2020-09-23 19:55 

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UPDATE 5-AFC Champions League Results...

Results and fixtures for the AFC Champions League on Wednesday (start times are GMT) Group Stage -------------------------------------------------------- Esteghlal (2) 3 Al Ahli (0) 0 Al Wahda v Al Shorta cancelled Al Hilal v Shabab Al Ahli cancelled Shah...

 2020-09-23 19:55 

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UPDATE 32-Coppa Italia Summaries...

Summaries for the Coppa Italia on Wednesday (start times are CET) 1st Round ................................................................. Piacenza (1) 1 Scorers: M. Bruzzone 21 Subs used: Flores Heatley 46 (Siani), Pedone 66 (Galazzi), Maio 74 (Lamest...

 2020-09-23 19:55 

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UPDATE 5-AFC Champions League Summaries...

Summaries for the AFC Champions League on Wednesday (start times are GMT) Group Stage ................................................................. Esteghlal (2) 3 Scorers: M. Ghaedi 29, A. Karimi 38, C. Diabat 54 Yellow card: Mili 30 Subs used: Danes...

 2020-09-23 19:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

France tightens virus measures, unveils new 'danger zones' map...

France's health minister unveiled a map of coronavirus...

 2020-09-23 19:54 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Fed's Rosengren says U.S. could face a credit crunch by year end if virus worsens...

The U.S. economy could face more foreclosures and business bankruptcies in the fall and winter if there is a rise in infections and no additional fiscal aid, conditions that could make it harder for consumers and businesses to access credit, Boston Federa...

 2020-09-23 19:54 

Reuters

Fed's Rosengren says U.S. could face a credit crunch by year end if virus worsens...

The U.S. economy could face more foreclosures and business bankruptcies in the fall and winter if there is a rise in infections and no additional fiscal aid, conditions that could make it harder for consumers and businesses to access credit, Boston Federa...

 2020-09-23 19:54 

Reuters

Trump says he thinks 2020 election will end up at Supreme Court...

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he thinks the 2020 election will end up at the U.S. Supreme Court, adding that he thinks that is why it is important to have nine justices....

 2020-09-23 19:54 

Reuters

[ UK ]

FOREX-Dollar rallies as Fed, COVID-19 and recovery worries swirl...

The dollar gained for the fourth day in a row and traded at a more than eight-week high on Wednesday, as U.S. equities fell and investors questioned the pace of the global economic recovery on rising coronavirus cases and weak economic data in Europe whil...

 2020-09-23 19:54 

Reuters

FOREX-Dollar rallies as Fed, COVID-19 and recovery worries swirl...

The dollar gained for the fourth day in a row and traded at a more than eight-week high on Wednesday, as U.S. equities fell and investors questioned the pace of the global economic recovery on rising coronavirus cases and weak economic data in Europe whil...

 2020-09-23 19:53 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Soccer-Frank de Boer named Netherlands coach...

Frank de Boer, who won 112 caps and played at two World Cups for the Netherlands, has been appointed his country's national team coach, the Dutch football association (KNVB) said on Wednesday....

 2020-09-23 19:52 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Argentina jobless rate hits 16-year high amid pandemic, lockdown...

Argentina's unemployment rate jumped to 13.1% in the second quarter of the year as the country was swiped by the coronavirus pandemic, the official statistics agency said on Wednesday, the highest since 2004 and up from 10.4% in the previous quarter....

 2020-09-23 19:52 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Argentina jobless rate hits 16-year high amid pandemic, lockdown...

Argentina's unemployment rate jumped to 13.1% in the second quarter of the year as the country was swiped by the coronavirus pandemic, the official statistics agency said on Wednesday, the highest since 2004 and up from 10.4% in the previous quarter....

 2020-09-23 19:51 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Factbox: Promises by Canadian government to fight pandemic, support people and economy...

Canada's Liberal government on Wednesday promised major new investments and policy initiatives to help the country recover from the coronavirus pandemic, saying that...

 2020-09-23 19:51 

Reuters

[ UK ]

France tightens virus measures, unveils new 'danger zones' map...

France's health minister unveiled a map of coronavirus...

 2020-09-23 19:51 

Reuters

[ World ]

France tightens virus measures, unveils new 'danger zones' map...

France's health minister unveiled a map of coronavirus...

 2020-09-23 19:50 

Reuters

Gambia opposition laments failure of bid to curb term limits...

The Gambian parliament's rejection this week of a new constitution that would have limited the number of presidential terms represents a "dark day" for democracy, the leader of the West African nation's main opposition party said on Wednes...

 2020-09-23 19:50 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Suez, trying to fence off Veolia, puts its French water business in a foundation...

French utility Suez, fighting a hostile bid from local rival Veolia, said on Wednesday it had given a newly created foundation the mission to preserve the...

 2020-09-23 19:50 

Reuters

Suez, trying to fence off Veolia, puts its French water business in a foundation...

French utility Suez, fighting a hostile bid from local rival Veolia, said on Wednesday it had given a newly created foundation the mission to preserve the "integrity" of its water business in France....

 2020-09-23 19:48 

Reuters

UPDATE 2-France tightens virus measures, unveils new "danger zones" map...

France's health minister unveiled a map of coronavirus "danger zones" around the country on Wednesday and gave the hardest-hit local authorities, including that of Marseille, days to tighten restrictions or risk having a state of health emerge...

 2020-09-23 19:48 

Reuters

Eastern Libyan forces say they killed Islamic State leader...

Eastern Libyan forces said on Wednesday they killed the leader of the Islamic State group in North Africa during a raid in the southern desert city of Sebha earlier this month....

 2020-09-23 19:48 

Reuters

Reuters/Ipsos poll shows Biden, Trump about even in Florida, Arizona...

The race between Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and President Donald Trump looked like a toss-up among likely voters in Florida and Arizona, according to Reuters/Ipsos opinion polls released on Wednesday....

 2020-09-23 19:48 

Reuters

[ UK ]

U.S. firm Valentus to raise capital for credit fund via digital currency sale...

U.S. investment firm Valentus Capital Management will raise part of a $250 million credit fund through the public sale of its own unique virtual currency, the company's top official told Reuters in an interview on Tuesday....

 2020-09-23 19:48 

Reuters

U.S. firm Valentus to raise capital for credit fund via digital currency sale...

U.S. investment firm Valentus Capital Management will raise part of a $250 million credit fund through the public sale of its own unique virtual currency, the company's top official told Reuters in an interview on Tuesday....

 2020-09-23 19:47 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Coronavirus spreads in top echelon of Guatemala's government...

Four more Guatemalan officials have tested positive for the coronavirus, authorities said on Wednesday, after Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei and a culture minister were revealed last week to have contracted COVID-19....

 2020-09-23 19:47 

Reuters

Eric Trump cannot delay testimony in New York probe, judge rules...

A New York judge on Wednesday ordered President Donald Trump's son Eric to make himself available by Oct. 7 to be interviewed under oath for a state probe into financing for properties owned by his family's company....

 2020-09-23 19:46 

Reuters

[ World ]

Germany declares regions in 11 European countries high coronavirus risk...

Germany added regions in 11 European countries to the list of destinations it classifies as coronavirus risk zones, dealing a further blow to hopes for a revival of tourism as many countries brace for a possible second wave of the pandemic....

 2020-09-23 19:46 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Biden says Black turnout key to winning election, battling inequality...

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on Wednesday said Black turnout was the linchpin to his hopes of winning the White House in November and reversing economic and social inequities that have held back African Americans....

 2020-09-23 19:46 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Kentucky grand jury finds use of force in Breonna Taylor death justified...

Two white police officers who fired into the apartment of Breonna Taylor, a Black medical worker, will face no charges for her death because their use of force was justified, but a third will be charged with the wanton endangerment of her neighbors, the s...

 2020-09-23 19:46 

Reuters

Al Hilal kicked out of Champions League after naming 11-man squad due to COVID-19...

Defending champions Al Hilal of Saudi Arabia have been kicked out of the AFC Champions League after naming only 11 players for their final group match due to a raft of COVID-19 positives in the squad, the AFC said on Wednesday....

 2020-09-23 19:46 

Reuters

Kentucky grand jury finds use of force in Breonna Taylor death justified...

Two white police officers who fired into the apartment of Breonna Taylor, a Black medical worker, will face no charges for her death because their use of force was justified, but a third will be charged with the wanton endangerment of her neighbors, the s...

 2020-09-23 19:45 

Reuters

Coronavirus spreads in top echelon of Guatemala's government...

Four more Guatemalan officials have tested positive for the coronavirus, authorities said on Wednesday, after Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei and a culture minister were revealed last week to have contracted COVID-19....

 2020-09-23 19:45 

Reuters

Biden says Black turnout key to winning election, battling inequality...

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on Wednesday said Black turnout was the linchpin to his hopes of winning the White House in November and reversing economic and social inequities that have held back African Americans....

 2020-09-23 19:45 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Thousands protest after Belarusian leader hastily sworn in...

Belarusian security forces detained protesters and fired water cannon to disperse crowds as thousands took to the streets of Minsk against the abrupt inauguration of veteran President Alexander Lukashenko on Wednesday....

 2020-09-23 19:44 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Sunak to throw lifeline to some furloughed workers...

British finance minister Rishi Sunak will announce new plans to support jobs on Thursday, as fears mount of a surge in unemployment when an existing 52 billion pound ($66 billion) support programme comes to an end in just over a month....

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