The Spanish government is to suspend Catalonia’s autonomy and impose direct rule after the region’s president refused to abandon the push for independence that has led to Spain’s biggest political crisis for 40 years.
Having witnessed a solid recovery from the low of $5,100 in the last 24 hours, bitcoin is once again trading on the front foot and looking northwards.
LONDON (Reuters) - Sterling skidded half a cent against the dollar on Thursday, after data showing British retail sales slowed unexpectedly sharply added to uncertainty over the Bank of England’s interest rate outlook.
Investing.com - Manufacturing activity in the Philadelphia-region unexpectedly rose in October, bolstering optimism over the health of the economy, official data showed on Thursday.
The people running a blockchain computer project called Tezos staged a hugely successful fundraiser in July. But its central players are waging a bitter feud over control that threatens to derail one of the biggest-ever digital currency offerings.
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- USDJPY: 112.46
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