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Toys’R’Us collapse to hit Hasbro holiday sales

Hasbro Inc warned of holiday season fallout from the Toys'R'Us bankruptcy, issuing a weaker-than-expected forecast on Monday that sent the toy maker's shares down 10 percent. Hasbro, which gets about 9 percent of its revenue...
Greek actress Katerina Lehou, playing the role of High Priestess, holds a torch during the dress rehearsal for the Olympic flame lighting ceremony for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the site of ancient Olympia in Greece.

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

This is what traders are talking about.
Felix Hufeld, President of Germany's Federal Financial Supervisory Authority BaFin (Bundesanstalt fuer Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht).

Germany’s top finance watchdog: ‘We all will pay a price’ for Brexit

BaFin President Felix Hufeld said: "Whatever the outcome of Brexit is going to be, it will cost a price, both for British consumers as well as EU27 consumers."

Bitcoin is ‘Enron in the making’, Saudi Prince Alwaleed says

Billionaire Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, who owns investment firm Kingdom Holding, expressed skepticism about cryptocurrencies in an interview with CNBC on Monday, warning that bitcoin was like "Enron in the making". Prince Alwaleed, whose...

Malaysia says there is no case against Jho Low, the financier linked to 1MDB...

The deputy prime minister of Malaysia said on Monday the country had asked Interpol to help locate a Malaysian financier over a multi-billion dollar scandal at a state fund, but that it was now...

A startup that wants to be the iOS of Wall Street has made 2...

The company counts some of the biggest players on Wall Street as its clients.
The former FSA CEO Sir Hector Sants left the regulator to join Barclays and then eventually Oliver Wyman, the consultancy firm.

Lloyds HBOS trial: Former watchdog chief to give evidence in secret

Sir Hector Sants, former head of the now disbanded Financial Services Authority, is due to give evidence in secret in December.
Unicredit bank logo is seen in the old city centre of Siena, Italy June 29, 2017.

Italy’s biggest bank accidentally emailed its quarterly results a fortnight early

The bank accidentally released financial results late on Monday by uploading to its website a table of historical figures with 'hidden but accessible' figures.
Circa 1450, A man using a machine to stamp the designs onto newly-minted coins.

People are worried the boom in selling digital coins could mean ‘boiler room is...

Startups are promoting their ICOs on platforms like messaging app Telegram, Twitter, and Slack.
Thousands of City jobs could be at risk if passporting rights are lost.

The 2 biggest threats to trust in global markets, according to a senior Bank...

Mark Yallop pointed to electronic trading and the fragmentation of international regulators as threats to good conduct and trust in global markets.