Bank of England looks at market turmoil, “will not hesitate” to act

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register The pound briefly touched a record low against the dollar Clots continue to break down The Minister of Finance explains in detail the financial plans on November 23 The Bank of England is closely monitoring developments LONDON (Reuters) – The Bank of England said on … Read more

Indigo Books celebrates 25 years

Indigo Books & Music is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year with a special collection of 28 limited-edition books published in September featuring important titles from the past quarter century. The collection includes CanLit classics such as Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s TaleLawrence Hill nigger bookThomas Kings annoying indianAlice Munro The lives of girls and womenand … Read more

Britain is pushing investors to flee with historic tax and borrowing cuts

Kwarteng cuts top income tax rate in a rush of growth Huge increase in planned British government bond issuance Thrombosis suffers its biggest recession in decades The pound fell 3% to a 37-year low against the dollar LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s new chancellor Kwasi Quarting unleashed historic tax cuts and massive borrowing increases on Friday … Read more

The US dollar advances as markets brace for a significant Fed rate hike

US dollar banknotes are shown in front of the stock graph displayed in this illustration taken on February 8, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Markets in consolidation mode ahead of Fed policy decision Fed Funds futures price has a 21% chance of a 100 basis point … Read more

Queen Elizabeth: Prince William and Prince Harry hold a vigil next to their grandmother’s coffin

the brothers I stood watching For 15 minutes atop the Queen’s coffin in Westminster Hall, where it has been shown to the public since Wednesday. They were joined by Princess Anne’s children, Zara Tindall and Peter Phillips, Prince Andrew’s daughters Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie, and Sir Louise and Viscount Severn, who are Prince Edward’s sons. … Read more

Opinion: The only political issue Charles should keep talking about

Editor’s note: Joseph Rohm, Acting Assistant Secretary of Energy for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy during the Clinton Administration, has written eight books on climate and clean technology, most recently “Climate change: what everyone needs to know.He holds a Ph.D. in Physics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The opinions expressed in this comment are … Read more

King Charles declared king, the Queen’s funeral on September 19

Charles is officially declared king The Queen’s funeral set for September 19 “We thought she was invincible” – William Queen Elizabeth, 96, died on Thursday LONDON (Reuters) – The state funeral for Queen Elizabeth will take place on Monday, September 19, royal officials said on Saturday, after her son Charles was formally proclaimed Britain’s new … Read more

Sporting events canceled, tribute paid after Queen Elizabeth’s death

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register (Reuters) – The sports world responded to Queen Elizabeth’s death on Thursday with a series of cancellations across cricket, golf, rugby and cycling, while others paid tribute to standing for a minute’s silence. The Queen, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch, has died peacefully at her home in … Read more

Camilla becomes queen, but without the powers of the king

London (AFP) – Seven decades later, the United Kingdom has a new woman to call its queen. Charles’ wife, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, will be known as Queen Consort – a title that came with Queen Elizabeth II’s blessing after years of feud, dating back to the days before her marriage to Prince Charles. It … Read more

Queen Elizabeth’s family rushes to the side of the ailing king

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Doctors say the Queen, 96, is under medical supervision Heir to the throne Prince Charles with the Queen Family members go to Balmoral Castle BALMORAL, Scotland (Reuters) – Britain’s royal family rushed to stay with Queen Elizabeth after doctors said they were concerned about the … Read more