Wall Street kicked off the day higher on Tuesday as strong corporate earnings boosted investor confidence.
U.S. crude oil prices were higher on Tuesday, as Iran threatened to retaliate against the U.S. if the government tries to block its oil exports.
The Chinese yuan dropped on Tuesday despite the PBOC’s injection of $74 billion into the country’s banking system the day before in a bid to strengthen the currency.
A revamped Bank of England payments system should be able to hook up with fintech firms using distributed ledger technology (DLT), the central bank said on Monday in a boost to the development of blockchain in Britain.
Bitcoin was at a two-month high on Monday as South Korea reshuffled its financial watchdog and set up a cryptocurrency organization.