Nick R. Hamilton

Nick has a broad background in journalism, business, and technology. He covers news on cryptocurrency, traditional assets, and economic markets.
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Elon Musk: ‘Significant’ Issues Holding Back Twitter Deal

Elon Musk: ‘Significant’ Issues Holding Back Twitter Deal

Tech entrepreneur Elon Musk says there are several "significant" unresolved matters that are holding back his bid to buy Twitter. The issues include the coming together of the debt part of the transaction, the outcome of a shareholder vote, and the number of spam users on the platform. Musk, who…
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Elon Musk Calls Out TikTok over Risk to ‘Civilization’

Elon Musk Calls Out TikTok over Risk to ‘Civilization’

Tech entrepreneur Elon Musk is questioning whether the Chinese Communist Party-linked short video app TikTok is leading to the collapse of civilization. Musk mused about the platform following a new report that alleged China-owned TikTok had obtained private U.S. user data. “Is TikTok destroying civilization?” the billionaire said via Twitter.…
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Jerome Powell: Fed Is ‘Acutely Focused’ on Fighting Inflation

Jerome Powell: Fed Is ‘Acutely Focused’ on Fighting Inflation

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has insisted that curbing inflation and restoring stability to the U.S. dollar is one of the Fed's highest priorities. Powell spoke before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve on Friday. Speaking in his customary address to the Fed’s Board, Powell made a point…
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UK Central Bank Hikes Interest Rates to Tackle Runaway Inflation

UK Central Bank Hikes Interest Rates to Tackle Runaway Inflation

The UK's central bank has raised its benchmark interest rate for the fifth time in a row as the country battles to tame the nation’s cost-of-living crisis. The bank has become the latest monetary authority to tighten in response to runaway inflation. Policymakers at the Bank of England (BOE) decided…
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