Ukraine

‘The mood is very dark’: Once-hit fintech sector faces IPO delays and consolidation

Investment in fintech is slowing as worries about rising inflation and the prospect of higher interest rates have rattled economic sentiment. Elena Noviello | time | Getty Images AMSTERDAM — Fintech firms are pausing IPO plans and cutting spending as fears of a looming recession cause a shift in how investors view the market. At …

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‘The mood is very dark’: Once-hit fintech sector faces IPO delays and consolidation

Investment in fintech is slowing as worries about rising inflation and the prospect of higher interest rates have rattled economic sentiment. Elena Noviello | time | Getty Images AMSTERDAM — Fintech firms are pausing IPO plans and cutting spending as fears of a looming recession cause a shift in how investors view the market. At …

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OECD cuts global growth forecast on war in Ukraine and China’s zero Covid policy

The OECD estimates that global gross domestic product [or GDP] will reach 3% in 2022 – a deterioration of 1.5 percentage points compared to a projection made in December. Nurphoto | Nurphoto | Getty Images The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development has become the latest international body to lower its forecast for global growth …

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Ukraine’s Kalush Orchestra performing during the Eurovision Grand Final on Saturday in Turin, Italy.

Ukraine wins the grand final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2022: live updates

TURIN, Italy — Ukrainian rap and folk group Kalush Orchestra won the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday, as European viewers and juries gave a token pop culture endorsement of solidarity behind Ukraine in its defense against the invasion of Russia. After 80 days of fighting that forced millions from their homes, wreaked havoc on towns …

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