Twitter confirmed on Thursday that it has recorded a bigger than expected decline in the number of active monthly users during the third quarter of 2018. Despite this, Twitter’s ad revenue was up by 29% surpassing Wall Street’s expectations for the period under review.
The US has reached a last-minute agreement with Canada to save NAFTA. The deal was agreed on before midnight on Sunday while sharp divisions between the two countries threatened to undermine the trade treaty that has stood for 25 years.
The US Federal Reserve has once again raised the short-term interest rates in a move confirmed on Wednesday. This is now the 8th time since 2015 that the Fed raises the rates after years of historical lows.