European, US regulators tell banks to prepare for Russian cyberattack threat

FRANKFURT / LONDON, Feb 9 (Reuters) – The European Central Bank is preparing banks for a possible Russian-sponsored cyber attack as tensions with Ukraine mount, two people with knowledge of the matter said, as the region braces for the financial fallout of any conflict. The stand-off between Russia and Ukraine has rattled Europe’s political and … Read more

Asia shares slip as US jobs stunner hammers bonds

A man wearing a protective face mask amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, looks at an electronic board displaying Japan’s Nikkei Index outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, September 24, 2021. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register > Asian stock markets : Nikkei slips, Wall St futures hold steady; china … Read more

Turkey’s President Erdogan tests positive for COVID-19

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a joint news conference with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy in Kyiv, Ukraine February 3, 2022. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register ISTANBUL, Feb 5 (Reuters) – Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday that he had tested positive for the Omicron variant of COVID-19. … Read more