Brazilian markets have their best day since 2020 as Bolsonaro beats polls

São Paulo (Reuters) – Brazilian markets jumped on Monday as a stronger-than-expected performance by President Jair Bolsonaro and his allies in Congress in the first round of a general election eased concerns about sharp changes in economic policy. The Brazilian currency strengthened more than 4% against the dollar, while the benchmark Bovespa stock index (.BVSP) … Read more

Oil traders benefit from volatile markets

The world’s commodity and oil traders are playing an important role in securing supplies amid the global energy crisis and disruption to trade flows following the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Last week, the world’s largest oil and gas traders met in singapore One of the most important conferences in their field. The war in Ukraine … Read more

Winners and losers from an NFL and college football betting point of view as we move into October

For FrontPageBets FrontPageBets takes a look at NFL futures odds a month into the season The NFL currently has eight teams with 3-1 or 4-0 scoring. This group includes buffalo bills And the Kansas City Chiefs, the two pre-season favorites for Super Bowl 57; The Philadelphia Eagles And the Green Bay Packersthe third and fourth … Read more

Putin announces verdict on confiscated Ukrainian lands in a letter

Putin will sign the annexation papers on Friday May he attend the Red Square victory party Ukraine and the West say the annexation is an illegal move EU sanctions the United States to follow Ukraine threatens Russian gains on the battlefield LONDON (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin will sign documents on Friday declaring Russia’s annexation … Read more

Exclusive: Europe braces for mobile network outage

PARIS / STOCKHOLM / MILAN (Reuters) – Cell phones would be unimaginable in Europe this winter if blackouts or power rationing disrupted parts of mobile phone networks across the region. Russia’s decision to halt gas supplies through Europe’s main supply route in the wake of the conflict in Ukraine has increased the chances of an … Read more

‘Sham’ Ukrainian referendum results point to Russia’s annexation

Russia says the majority voted for annexation “Welcome home, in Russia!” Medvedev says Russia’s parliament says it may consider annexation on October 4 The United States plans a UN resolution to reject any change in Ukraine Russian undersea gas pipelines mysteriously damaged LONDON/ZAPORECHA, Ukraine (Reuters) – Officials have installed Russia in four occupied regions of … Read more

Sports news briefing: Rihanna to perform at Super Bowl halftime show in Arizona; Motorsports – NASCAR great Johnson retires from full-time competition and more

Below is a summary of current sports news feeds. Rihanna will perform at the Super Bowl halftime show in Arizona The National Football League announced Sunday that Rihanna will perform at the Super Bowl halftime show in February in Glendale, Arizona. The Grammy Award-winning Barbadian singer fills one of the most coveted slots on the … Read more

Britain’s Emerging Markets Crisis – Politico

Timothy Ash is Associate Fellow in the Russia and Eurasia Program at Chatham House and Senior Sovereign Strategist at Bluebay Asset Management. For just one minute, imagine a country that has suffered from years of political instability. It has seen four prime ministers in just six years and three general elections over the past seven … Read more

Gas crisis plunges LNG shipping market into the hands of energy giants

LONDON/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The skyrocketing price of liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipping has alienated dozens of small traders, concentrating business in the hands of a handful of major global energy companies and major global trading houses. This grip is not expected to ease until 2026 when more LNG begins to emerge and lower prices, raising … Read more

Serena Williams Hints She Might Not End With Tennis

Don’t pull Tom Brady, we beg you!picture: Getty Images We can’t say goodbye anymore. We didn’t even come out a week from the US Open, or two weeks from the last game which was a great signing for Serena Williams. Sure, it was the third round, and we don’t define Serena by the third rounds. … Read more