Talks bog down

By: Miguel A. Rodriguez

12:18, 24 February 2022

UK says it is ready to guarantee up to $500 million loans to support Ukraine
  • #Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. discussed raising at least $1 billion for Lazada before calling off negotiations with potential investors when talks bogged down over the Southeast Asian online mall’s valuation
  • Britain is ready to guarantee up to $500 million in loans to support Ukraine and help mitigate the economic effects of Russian aggression, the foreign office said
  • A rocky period for #equities this year and the more recent escalation of geopolitical tensions are making it clearer that #cryptocurrency is neither a hedge against a slumping stock market nor a gold-like refuge
  • #BTCUSD dove 1.2%
  • #GBPUSD fell 0.3%

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