The European Central Bank will discuss next week whether to halt bond purchases later this 2018, the bank's top economist Peter Praet said on Wednesday, a hawkish rhetoric perceived preparing investors for another rollback in stimulus.
U.S. government bond yields rallied along with their eurozone peers following a statement from a senior European Central Bank official indicated the central bank plans to push on with a debate next week on the schedule for ending its asset purchases.
Cryptocurrencies rallied on Wednesday, as market sentiment improved and Bitcoin pushed pass the $7,500 resistance mark.
Circle Internet Financial Ltd., one of the world’s most valuable cryptocurrency platforms, is looking to make a big leap into the highly regulated realm of U.S. banks and brokerages.
Bitcoin prices gained on Wednesday, while reports that the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) has officially appointed its first senior advisor received some attention.