The crackdown on Ukraine’s oligarchs
Roula Khalaf, Editor of the FT, selects her favourite stories in this weekly newsletter.
Leading economists say the Federal Reserve will hold off on interest rate cuts until at least July 2024, and the US Supreme Court heard a case that could shut down Democrats’ attempts to impose a wealth tax. Plus, the FT’s Europe editor, Ben Hall, explains why Ukraine is cracking down on oligarchs and what it means for the country.
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