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Cathryn Atkinson

Cathryn Atkinson is the Desk Editor, North America, for capital.com. She was an editor with The Guardian and The Financial Times, and a reporter with The Globe and Mail’s Report on Business section.  

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FCA head Nikhil Rathi
FCA head Nikhil Rathi outlines UK authority's strategies

Wide-ranging Lord Mayor’s Banquet speech on regulatory power, global links, data goals

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Growth chart
Economic preview: Fed policy and US inflation in focus

Possible higher US inflation and expansion of GDP weigh on the Fed's decision

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Tesla and bitcoin
Bitcoin and Ethereum make big gains after Musk remarks

Cryptocurrencies pulled up by Tesla CEO’s support for renewable energy use

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IPOs
Markets Week Ahead: 19 to 23 July

Watch for IPOs and big player earnings such as IBM, Coca-Cola and Netflix

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Square payment system
Square CEO tweets about fintech platform launch

Jack Dorsey says ‘open-developer platform’ focuses on Bitcoin services

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Bank of Canada governor Tiff Macklem
Canadian interest rates unchanged by Bank of Canada

Central bank revises 2021 growth rate forecast downward to 6%

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Boeing 787 Dreamliner
Boeing shares drop as its 787 is hit with more problems

Aerospace giant must scale down Dreamliner production after manufacturing defect discovery

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Stock market reactions
US markets roundup: Wednesday 7 July

The US dollar held its place and US stock indices rose following Fed minutes

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Fourth of July
The week ahead in US markets: 5-9 July

Quiet descends after a tumultuous week on Wall Street, where the S&P 500 rose daily for seven days in a row, and numerous record-breaking IPOs made their debut.

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People reading reports on paper and devices
ADP report shows US private sector payrolls up by 692,000

Leisure and hospitality sectors account for nearly half of the increase

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General Mills cereal in a bowl
General Mills sales and earnings down in the fourth quarter

US-based food company reports loss of sales and profits after the 2020 jump in consumers

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Dingdong IPO shows small gain
Small gain for Chinese grocery app Dingdong on IPO debut

Dingdong shares ended at $23.52, two cents above the offer price.

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Bitcoins and bank notes
Bitcoin bull Mircea Popescu reported drowned off Costa Rica

The 41-year-old blogger and bitcoin billionaire said 'bitcoin is fate'

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Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac shares crash by a third after Supreme Court ruling
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac shares crash by a third after Supreme Court ruling

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac shares crash by a third after Supreme Court ruling means Fannie Mae and Freddy Mac must pay variable dividend payments to the Treasury

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NYSE Stock Exchange markets
Nasdaq hits record high as US stocks enjoy broad strength

American equity markets wobbled and then surged again, while crypto had another anxious day

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