Thursday, April 2, 2020
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Explainer: Dollar demand reveals market’s pain point

LONDON (Reuters) - This month's dramatic selloff in financial markets is causing ructions in vital funding markets that keep money flowing between banks and...

Take Five: Panic stations

(Reuters) - 1/TAPPING THE FED Recent blowouts in dollar swap prices are a sign economic lockdowns across the world are starting to...

Fed’s economic forecasts to give window into extent of coronavirus fears

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Federal Reserve policymakers have already begun responding to the coronavirus with an emergency interest rate cut and a reopening of...

As coronavirus chaos spreads globally, Trump declares U.S. emergency

WASHINGTON/GENEVA (Reuters) - President Donald Trump declared a U.S. national emergency over the quickly spreading coronavirus on Friday, opening the door to more government...

Panic grips financial markets after U.S. travel curbs, ECB move

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Panic hit world financial markets on Thursday after stimulus efforts from the European Central Bank failed to calm investors alarmed...

U.S. Labor Department allows jobless benefits for coronavirus

(Reuters) - The U.S. Labor Department on Thursday gave states flexibility to amend their laws to provide unemployment benefits in events related to the...

U.S. Fed cuts interest rates, signals it is on hold

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve on Wednesday cut interest rates for the third time this year to help sustain U.S. growth despite a...

Consumers support U.S. economy as business spending slumps

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. economic growth slowed less than expected in the third quarter as a further contraction in business investment was offset by...

Wall St. gains, U.S. Treasury yields fall after remarks by Fed’s...

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street gained ground and U.S. Treasury yields fell on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve signaled a pause in the...

Japan retail sales rise most since 2014, but outlook murky

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese retail sales grew at the strongest pace in 5-1/2 years in September as consumers rushed to buy big-ticket items to...