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Why is the British pound crashing as the US dollar soars?

Why is the British pound crashing as the US dollar soars?

As the British Pound drops in value, the US Dollar flies high. Against a tumultuous backdrop that includes war in Ukraine, soaring prices and COVID lockdowns in China, sharp swings in some of the world’s major currencies are injecting further uncertainty into the global economic outlook. Why is the pound in freefall? On Monday, the …

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While the US Dollar Tramples the Euro, Pound and Yen, Russia’s Ruble Skyrockets Against the Greenback

As US Dollar Tramples Euro, Pound, Yen, Russian Ruble Soars Against Greenback Cryptocurrency

While the US dollar has climbed in value against a basket of global fiat currencies, the Russian ruble has climbed 4.5% against the greenback this week. In the first week of September, Russia told the press that China would pay for natural gas in rubles and yuan. Moreover, Swiss imports of Russian gold reached a …

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This Week in Pieces: Ethereum Takes Another Week of Losses, XRP Soars Cryptocurrency

This Week in Pieces: Ethereum Takes Another Week of Losses, XRP Soars Cryptocurrency

This week in parts. Illustration by Mitchell Preffer for Decrypt. The prices of crypto market leaders Bitcoin and Ethereum fell on Wednesday after news that the US Federal Reserve was raising interest rates by another 75 basis points to stem the effects of inflation. In June, when the Fed raised interest rates by 75 basis …

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'Cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs': Ripple CEO tears up SEC as XRP soars

‘Cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs’: Ripple CEO tears up SEC as XRP soars

Key points to remember Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse took to Fox Business today to discuss the latest developments in the company’s lawsuit. Garlinghouse said the SEC had “lost its way” and was “hello for cocoa puffs.” XRP jumped 17% ahead of Garlinghouse’s TV appearance. Share this article XRP is booming after Ripple Labs CEO Brad …

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Tomorrow's Top 25 today: Oklahoma leapfrogs Clemson as Penn State, Oregon soars in college football rankings

Tomorrow’s Top 25 today: Oklahoma leapfrogs Clemson as Penn State, Oregon soars in college football rankings

College football offered fans an assortment in Week 3 given the wide range of scores, results and highlights showcased in Saturday’s games. While this week has reminded fans why they love the sport, it’s also the type of week that gives AP Top 25 voters headaches as they try to fill out the latest college …

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ADHD drug Adderall runs low at Walgreens and CVS as demand soars

ADHD drug Adderall runs low at Walgreens and CVS as demand soars

Drug companies said they didn’t always have Adderall available. “There are supply chain issues with this drug,” Walgreens spokeswoman Rebekah Pajak said. The issues affect both instant-release and time-release Adderall, she said. CVS spokesman Matthew Blanchette said the company’s pharmacies are able to fill Adderall prescriptions “in most cases.” Access all of our coverage with …

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