German Finance

Defending Taiwan requires spreading the financial “doomsday machine”

As France and Germany became entangled in Russia in the years leading up to World War I, Britain devised plans for a financial weapon that could cripple an adversary at the start of a conflict. France and Germany have attempted to use the financial entanglement for strategic peacetime purposes, only …

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Omicron Achieves Service Industry Growth in UK and US; German Inflation Highest Since 1992 – As It Happened | Business

“Will this be history repeating itself for the start of 2022?” Rise in banking and energy stocks and fall in rate-sensitive growth stocks? Investors shouldn’t have been surprised by the increasingly hawkish tone used by the US Federal Reserve and yet the anticipation of seeing its most recent black-and-white comments …

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Banks and travel documents take Europe’s STOXX 600 to new heights

The DAX chart of the German stock index is pictured on the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany on December 30, 2021. REUTERS / Staff Register now for FREE and unlimited access to Reuters.com Register STOXX 600 closes at a new high Wizz Air explodes in December Home stocks are slipping …

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German Greens lead attack on EU plan to label nuclear energy “sustainable”

Germany, Austria and Luxembourg denounced Brussels’ plan to classify nuclear energy as a sustainable technology in the EU’s historic labeling system for green investments, which is at the heart of European decarbonization plans of the bloc’s economy. German Economy Minister Robert Habeck, who is a member of the Green Party …

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Ford Chief Futurist talks sustainability and the F-150 Lightning

Ford recently released its 2022 See further with Ford (F), marking the 10th year the historic automaker has surveyed global consumers to identify trends among key demographics. According to Ford chief futurist Sheryl Connelly, climate and environmental issues remain at the forefront of consumers’ concerns. “So it’s really ‘climate, climate, …

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Brexit: Britain asks: was it worth it? | Business | Economic and financial news from a German point of view | DW

Food shortages, departures of foreign workers and empty gas stations. Britain has certainly had its fair share of setbacks since the Brexit transition period – intended to facilitate the UK’s departure from the EU – ended a year ago. A supply chain crisis, exacerbated by a shortage of truck drivers …

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Eurozone bond yields rise as Omicron fears subside

By Stefano Rebaudo (Reuters) – Eurozone government bond yields were higher on Tuesday as concerns over the economic impact of the pandemic subsided and as investors focused on reducing monetary stimulus from the central bank. European stocks hit a five-week high on Tuesday, encouraging Wall Street to hit record highs …

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Russian gas flows through the Yamal-Europe pipeline are reversed for the 6th day

FRANKFURT / PRAGUE (Reuters) – The Yamal-Europe pipeline which usually delivers Russian gas to Western Europe was returning fuel to Poland for a sixth consecutive day on Sunday, according to data from German network operator Gascade. The data showed that flows at the Mallnow metering point on the German-Polish border …

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Russian scam meets armed finance: prepare for deterrence failure

Vladimir Putin, the “Tsar of Brinkmanship“, intensifies the pressure on Ukraine and its NATO supporters on a scale far beyond the events of 2014, much like Nikita Khrushchev used to squeeze West Berlin. In recent months, Russia has massed a deployment of joint forces significantly more efficient and exceeding 100,000 …

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Leading German broker FXFlat Bank AG arrives in France

FXFlat Bank SA, leader in multi-asset brokerage based in Germany and regulated by BaFin, is developing in the neighboring country of France in an important step which opens the door to the second largest market in Europe. “France has become one of the most active countries in terms of trade …

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