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    Reuters

    Oil prices rise as investors look for signs US rate cuts to begin

    Oil prices rose in early trade on Monday as investors keep a lookout for signs of a rate-cut cycle expected to begin as soon as September. Brent crude prices were up 48 cents, or 0.57%, at $83.10 a barrel by 0035 GMT, and U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude futures rose 42 cents, or 0.52%, to $80.55. "Since the June FOMC meeting, inflation and labour market data have signalled that disinflation and labour market rebalancing are in place, which we expect will allow the Fed to begin its interest rate cutting cycle in September," ANZ Research said in a note.

  • Business
    Simply Wall St.

    Insider Spends AU$75k Buying More Shares In Balkan Mining and Minerals

    Even if it's not a huge purchase, we think it was good to see that Fadi Diab, the Non-Executive Director of Balkan...

  • Politics
    CoinDesk

    Kamala Harris Meme Coin Soars to All-Time High After Joe Biden Drops Out

    Crypto traders are once again betting on the very serious business of presidential politics via very silly meme coins, including one for Vice President Kamala Harris that more than doubled in price Sunday. KAMA hit an all-time high of 2.4 cents in the minutes following President Joe Biden's announcement that he was dropping his re-election campaign. BODEN fell by nearly 50% following Biden's announcement.