Luis Enrique warns Spain not to underestimate Germany in crucial World Cup clash

Luis Enrique warned overconfidence could cause Spain’s downfall when they face Germany in their second Group E clash on Sunday. Spain dominated their opening contest, trouncing Costa Rica 7-0 with the highest margin of any win in Qatar so far and netting the most goals the country have ever scored in a World Cup match. … Read more

‘Difficult times ahead in public spending’ warns Alliance deputy leader

There are difficult times ahead in terms of public spending in Northern Ireland, the Alliance deputy leader has warned. Stephen Farry was reacting after Secretary of State Chris Heaton-Harris moved to set a budget for the region in the absence of a Stormont Executive. Mr Farry described as “regrettable but inevitable” that it fell to … Read more

Tory MP warns of ‘long term question marks’ over ‘sustainability’ of triple lock

There are “long term question marks around” the sustainability of the triple lock, a Conservative former Cabinet minister has warned. Former work and pensions secretary Stephen Crabb urged the Treasury to have a “more honest discussion” on the Government’s manifesto promise. Speaking during the second day of Commons debate on the autumn statement, he said: “Triple … Read more

Big Banks ‘Don’t Have Any Liquidity’: Fundrise CEO Warns Of Impending National Liquidity Crisis

A lack of liquidity has widened the gap between investors buying and selling Treasuries, creating big swings in bond yields. That shift means more volatility, with rate-sensitive growth stocks being vulnerable as borrowing costs rise after a series of recent Federal Reserve (Fed) rate hikes. But the CEO of a Washington, D.C.-based financial tech company … Read more

Retailers face a more cautious shopper this holiday season, Goldman warns

The looming holiday shopping season will see its fair share of . At least that’s the less-than-festive warning from the team at Goldman Sachs, which surveyed 1,000 consumers in a new study released on Friday. “Overall, results point to a choppier holiday spending backdrop this year, with 46% of consumers planning on spending less this … Read more

Elon Musk warns Twitter managers they’ll be fired for backing employees who are not ‘excellent,’ even as hundreds refuse

Twitter workers are confused about Musk’s new mandate for returning to full-time office work. Musk clarified his position in emails on Thursday, including a warning to managers. Musk said he will not tolerate any managers supporting employees who are not exceptional. Elon Musk on Thursday clarified his stance on remote work at Twitter while adding … Read more

UN chief warns of ‘breakdown in trust’ with no deal in sight at Cop27

The UN secretary-general, António Guterres, has flown to the attempted rescue of troubled climate talks in Egypt, warning of a “breakdown in trust” between rich and poor governments that could scupper hopes of a deal. He urged countries reaching the final day of to find common ground. “There has been clearly, as in past times, … Read more

UK could face Russian ‘aggression’ for years to come, warns MI5 boss

The UK “must be ready for Russian aggression for years to come”, the boss of MI5 warned as he laid bare the “very real threat” posed by hostile states. Director general Ken McCallum described how the UK is in a contest with “adversaries who have massive scale and are not squeamish about the tactics they deploy”, … Read more

Musk’s Twitter disaster could wipe another quarter off Tesla’s stock by year-end, warns Morgan Stanley

Elon Musk’s on-again, off-again quest to acquire has already cost shareholders a fortune this year, but the pain won’t stop there. His chaotic reign over the social media platform has soured investor demand for Tesla stock so thoroughly that fears it could wipe another quarter off its value in the coming weeks. In a research … Read more

‘The worst is yet to come’: Billionaire Carl Icahn warns that you can’t cure red-hot inflation. But he likes these 2 ‘ch

Easy monetary policy might seem fun at the beginning, but it has consequences. While asset prices shot up in 2020 and 2021, they pulled back substantially in 2022. Meanwhile, inflation remains near 40-year highs and the Fed has to raise interest rates aggressively to . “We printed up too much money, and just thought the … Read more