The Situation at Noon: Fierce Fighting for Snake Island

snake island This satellite image taken by Planet Labs PBC on May 6 shows thick black smoke billowing from a suspected Ukrainian drone attack on Russian positions on Ukrainian Snake Island in the Black Sea. (Photo: dpa) Kyiv Before May 9, Russia intensifies its attack efforts in Ukraine. According to their own statements, the Russian … Read more

What does the Interest Hammer mean to us?

Euro banknotes lie on a table. dpa / Patrick Pleul This is already a reality in the United States: a hammer on interest rates is intended to curb inflation and thus put an end to the price shock. Now, the European Central Bank (ECB) apparently wants to follow suit in the near future. But what … Read more

Drastic cut: this means the US Federal Reserve’s interest rate hike for investors in Europe

Fed before a radical move This means that the rise in interest rates for investors By Benjamin Feingold May 4, 2022 at 4:43 p.m. The last time the US Federal Reserve raised interest rates by half a percentage point, Bill Clinton was president. Due to high inflation, the central bank feels compelled to take such … Read more

Fed before a drastic step: it means the reversal of interest rates for investors

Fed before a radical move This means that the rise in interest rates for investors By Benjamin Feingold 05/04/2022, 1:15 p.m. The last time the US Federal Reserve raised interest rates by half a percentage point, Bill Clinton was president. Due to high inflation, the central bank feels compelled to take such a big step … Read more

Fed & Inflation: Jerome Powell must act

Frankfurt On Saturday, the famous American investor Warren Buffett found remarkable words during the annual general meeting of his Berkshire Hathaway holding company: “In my opinion, Jay Powell is a hero. He did what he had to do.” comment on Jerome Powell, the head of the US Federal Reserve (Fed), was referring to his efforts … Read more