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Dollar soars to two-decade high as Putin shakes FX market ahead of Fed

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegisterDollar index at two-decade highEuro slides back toward two-decade lowsPutin announces partial troop mobilization for UkraineMarkets gauging Fed hawkishness in Powell briefingLONDON/NEW YORK, Sept 21 (Reuters) – The dollar surged to a new two-decade high on Wednesday just ahead of another expected aggressive Federal Reserve interest rate hike, …

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Europe races to prepare for energy crunch this winter

Spain may shut energy-intensive industries at peak timesFrance prepares to send gas to Germany in OctoberGermany to sign LNG contracts in UAEBerlin still working on Uniper bailoutBERLIN/LISBON, Sept 19 (Reuters) – Germany was pressing on Monday to secure liquefied natural gas contracts with Gulf producers and other European states outlined measures to conserve energy, with …

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EU to claw back energy firms’ profits rather than cap Russian gas price

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegisterEU countries ask bloc to propose windfall revenue capMinisters also request EU proposal on gas price capCountries resist EU proposal to cap Russian gas priceBRUSSELS, Sept 9 (Reuters) – EU energy ministers on Friday tasked the European Commission to press ahead with a cap on the revenues of …

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EU races to shield industry as Russia gas stoppage shakes markets

European gas price up about 400% on a year agoEU states race to support struggling power firmsDisruptions hinder EU efforts to fill storageEU says Moscow weaponised gas, Russia blames sanctionsLONDON/OSLO, Sept 5 (Reuters) – European gas prices surged, stocks slid and the euro sank on Monday after Russia halted gas flows via a major pipeline, …

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EU gas price rockets higher after Russia halts Nord Stream flows

Pipes at the landfall facilities of the ‘Nord Stream 1′ gas pipeline are pictured in Lubmin, Germany, March 8, 2022. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke/File PhotoRegister now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegisterEuropean gas price up about 400% on a year agoEU states have triggered emergency gas plansDisruptions hinder EU efforts to fill up storageRussia says sanctions hinder …

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Russia gas halt tightens energy screws on Europe

Pipes at the landfall facilities of the ‘Nord Stream 1′ gas pipeline are pictured in Lubmin, Germany, March 8, 2022. REUTERS/Hannibal HanschkeRegister now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegisterOutage for maintenance on Nord Stream 1 pipelineNo flows to Germany 0100 GMT, Aug. 31 – 0100 GMT, Sept. 3European governments fear Moscow could extend the outageGerman …

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France accuses Russia over gas supply as Nord Stream shutdown looms

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegisterGazprom lowers supply to France’s Engie on TuesdayNord Stream 1 pipeline to be shut for three days for maintenanceEuropean energy ministers to hold emergency meeting on Sept. 9Europe front-month gas contract hit all-time highs last weekPARIS, Aug 30 (Reuters) – France accused Moscow on Tuesday of using energy …

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EXCLUSIVE Russia’s Gazprom tells Europe gas halt beyond its control

A view shows a screen with the logo of Gazprom at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) in Saint Petersburg, Russia June 17, 2022. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov/Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegisterLONDON, July 18 (Reuters) – Russia’s Gazprom has told customers in Europe it cannot guarantee gas supplies because of ‘extraordinary’ circumstances, according …

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