Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news
- Oil falls towards $70/barrel on fears of weak demand
- UK FTSE 100 dropped over 1% to seven-week low
- Introduction: Moderna CEO’s comments worry markets
- Full story: Moderna boss predicts current vaccines may be less effective against Omicron
- Japan’s Nikkei fells 1.6% today.
- Eurozone inflation highest since single currency began