FT News Briefing
Federal Reserve slows pace of rate rises
The US Federal Reserve increased its benchmark interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point on Wednesday, Adani Enterprises called off its $2.4bn equity fundraising, and banks that lost billions from the Archegos Capital Management meltdown will get back as little as 5 cents on the dollar. Plus, the FT’s Cristina Criddle looks at a new social media app launched by the founders of Instagram.
Mentioned in this podcast:
Federal Reserve shifts to quarter-point rate rise but warns of more to come
Adani Enterprises calls off $2.4bn share sale
Banks to recoup as little as 5 cents on the dollar in Archegos restructuring
Instagram founders launch Artifact to rival Twitter and tackle misinformation
The FT News Briefing is produced by Fiona Symon, Sonja Hutson and Marc Filippino. The show’s editor is Jess Smith. Additional help by Peter Barber, Michael Lello, David da Silva and Gavin Kallmann. Topher Forhecz is the FT’s executive producer. The FT’s global head of audio is Cheryl Brumley. The show’s theme song is by Metaphor Music.