Analysis: Underwater: How the Bank of England has delivered a lifeblood to the markets

Bank of England bought bonds after pension fund pleas Some UK pension funds have faced problematic margin calls BoE support is seen as giving an opportunity to build collateral The British government’s unfunded tax plan scared the markets LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Calls from the Bank of England began on Monday saying some British pension … Read more

Exclusive Twitter brands post ads next to child pornography accounts

Sept 28 (Reuters) – Some major advertisers including Dyson, Mazda, Forbes and PBS Kids have halted their marketing campaigns or removed their ads from parts of Twitter because their promotions appeared alongside tweets urging child pornography, the companies told Reuters. Brands ranging from The Walt Disney Company (DIS.N)NBCUniversal (CMCSA.O) The Coca-Cola Company (KO.N) Children’s Hospital … Read more

Wall Street Week Ahead: With Markets Volatile, Investors Hide in Liquidity Despite High Inflation

A street sign for Wall Street is seen outside the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, US, December 28, 2016. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK (Reuters) – A tough year in the markets has led some investors to seek a haven for … Read more