Close: London Session | Forex, Metals, Oil, Agriculture December 21, 2022



Insurers form vertically integrated companies that increasingly deliver medical care and drugs, aiming to capture a greater share of the health-care dollar. The dollar took a breather from overnight declines, and most other Group-of-10 currencies traded in tight ranges.


Oil rose and gold fell, while Bitcoin was flat after climbing more than 1.7% on Tuesday.


HSBC Holdings Plc said it will no longer finance new oil and gas fields or related infrastructure, putting it ahead of many peers in the climate fight. In the case of the MSC vessel Gayane, US agents in 2019 found nearly 20 tons of cocaine, worth $1 billion.

United States

Each December, a group of economists and actuaries in an obscure federal office emerge with a new report estimating how much the US spent on health-care the year before. Trump taxes A House committee voted to release Donald Trump s tax information to the public, capping a three-year legal saga initiated by Democrats. Kristi View in browser Elon Musk searches for new Twitter CEO, Ukraine s president visits Washington and lawmakers release Donald Trump s tax information.
Futures bounce S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 futures both rallied about 0.6% as of 5:35 a.m. in New York. Taking aim | The world s third-largest carmaker isn t from the US, Japan or Europe, at least not anymore. Warren Buffett has famously dubbed that level of spending a tapeworm on the US economy. The gap between the US and other countries has widened significantly since the 1980s.