Claire Hunte

Claire Hunte has worked in the UK and US. She was launch editor of the World Life Insurance Report, worked on and was managing editor at Investor Relations and Corporate Secretary in the US. She has also worked for the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association and PwC

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The audacious $600m crypto heist and $567m return… the story so far

What does it mean when the biggest theft in cryptocurrency DeFi history is accompanied by a return of stolen assets?

Claire Hunte
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Streaming now – Retail investors wielding investing prowess

AMC Entertainment’s recent upbeat Q2 results highlights a turnaround for the company and a lesson in navigating the power of being a “meme stock”.

Claire Hunte
SEC chair Gary Gensler
Crypto: It's the SEC, we're here to help

SEC chair Gary Gensler gave a speech on Monday about crypto’s intersection with national security.

Claire Hunte
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Oil price dips on Delta variant fears

Rising cases of Delta variant puts downward pressure on oil price, WTI Brent crude slips below $70

Claire Hunte
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Eurozone retail sales climb higher in June

Eurostat’s data for June shows a continued rebound in Eurozone retail sales driven largely by household spending

Claire Hunte
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Joules’ strong earnings performance a result of online flair

UK fashion retailer Joules, known for its lifestyle brand, announced its online sales jumped 48% to £122m

Claire Hunte
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Smiths Group sells medical division in $2.3bn deal

Industrial technology company, Smiths Group, announced on Monday the sale of its medical unit to US private equity firm TA Associates for $2.3bn.

Claire Hunte
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Time to regulate Big Tech’s big advantage in banking

Big Tech potential to dominate in the financial sector is an urgent policy concern, warns BIS

Claire Hunte
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What El Salvador’s move to make Bitcoin legal tender portends

El Salvador recently announced Bitcoin as its new official currency and the crypto market rejoiced and rallied. But what does it really signify?

Claire Hunte
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Wider implications of Shell Dutch ruling

Recent Royal Dutch Shell landmark ruling ripples across the energy sector

Claire Hunte
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Tech stocks nudge US market higher

Nasdaq was up in early Friday trade, buoyed by hints of a return in economic momentum.

Claire Hunte
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Crypto assets targetted under US government tax clampdown

Biden Administration proposed reporting requirements addressing growth of cryptoassets

Claire Hunte
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Share-trading app Trade Republic raises $900m in funding

Online share-trading app Trade Republic raises $900m from investors

Claire Hunte
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Bitcoin rebounds to top $40,000

Underscoring its volatility, Bitcoin rallied on Thursday to climb above the $40,000 mark

Claire Hunte
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Chinese province attempts to staunch crypto mining with new hotline

Inner Mongolia, China’s largest northern province, introduces hotline to report crypto mining

Claire Hunte

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