Regulator Seeks $1.7 Billion From Cryptocurrency Platform Accused of Fraud

Mirror Trading International (MTI) guaranteed investors potential returns of over 100% per year. The American financial regulatory agency CFTC has sued a South African speculative platform, as well as its manager, and is demanding the return of 1.7 billion dollars deposited in cryptocurrencies by customers. Placed in compulsory liquidation in July 2021, Mirror Trading International … Read more

Washington Freezes More Than $1 Billion in U.S. Assets of Russian Oligarch

The US Treasury announced on Thursday the freezing of assets over $1 billion of a company based in the United States and controlled by the Russian oligarch and politician Suleiman Kerimov, already sanctioned by Washington. Read alsoWar in Ukraine: London freezes the assets of the steel group Evraz An investigation by US authorities hasrevealed that … Read more

inflation stable in May, at 6.3% over one year, household spending is slowing down

Inflation remained high in May at 6.3% and household spending slowed, the PCE index, one of the main indicators of inflation published by the Department of Finance, showed on Thursday. Trade and privileged by the Fed. Read alsoFrom food to transport, how inflation weighs on the purchasing power of the French on a daily basis … Read more

Oil drops, US gasoline demand faltering

Oil prices fell on Wednesday in a market that the slowdown in gasoline consumption in the United States made tick, while a member of the Biden government said he hoped for a new gesture from Saudi Arabia. The price of a barrel of Brent North Sea oil for August delivery fell 1.45% to close at … Read more

US purchases 105 million doses of Pfizer vaccine for fall

The US government announced on Wednesday June 29 that it had purchased 105 million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine from the Pfizer-BioNTech alliance in anticipation of the fall in the United States. The contract, worth 3.2 billion dollars, includes the different dosages for babies, young children and teenagers/adults. It could also include versions specifically developed … Read more

US purchases 105 million doses of Pfizer vaccine for fall

The US government announced on Wednesday June 29 that it had purchased 105 million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine from the Pfizer-BioNTech alliance in anticipation of the fall in the United States. The contract, worth 3.2 billion dollars, includes the different dosages for babies, young children and teenagers/adults. It could also include versions specifically developed … Read more

CVS pharmacies are limiting purchases of morning-after pills to avoid a shortage

The American pharmacy chain CVS indicated on Monday June 27 that it had temporarily limited purchases of the morning after pill to three per transaction in order to avoid a shortage, in the wake of the decision of the American Supreme Court to revoke the right to abortion. . Read alsoUnited States: Can the Supreme … Read more

The lawyer for the ex-boss of Assu 2000, accused of rape, denounces the media’s treatment of

Me Laure Heinich, lawyer for the former CEO of the Assu 2000 group, Jacques Bouthier, said Friday, June 24 to theAFP dismayed speak “media treatment” and the « reports fallacious” on the accusations of rape of a minor targeting his client. “What we can read borders on bad faith” The secrecy of the investigation and … Read more

home resales fall further in May

Sales of existing homes continued to decline in May, for the fourth month in a row, affected by the rise in interest rates. Read alsoIn the United States, the reform of the taxation of multinationals held hostage in Congress The median selling price of existing homes at $407,600 Over the month, 5.41 million houses and … Read more

US recession not ‘inevitable’, says Treasury Secretary

US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Sunday that a recession is not “inevitablein the United States, a few days after a new increase in the key rates of the American central bank which raises fears of the prospect of an economic contraction. “I don’t think a recession is inevitable“, said Janet Yellen on the … Read more