Sunday, December 8, 2019
Tags Central banks / central bank events

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Stocks rise with eyes on trade talks; pound rallies

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stocks rose on Thursday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would meet with China's top trade negotiator on Friday,...

Productivity stagnant despite global stimulus: WEF

LONDON (Reuters) - Economies around the world have failed to boost productivity levels despite $10 trillion of central bank stimulus unleashed since...

Fed’s Powell says U.S. expansion is ‘sustainable’

DENVER (Reuters) - Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell on Tuesday flagged openness to further rate cuts to fend off global economic risks, repeating that...

Powell: Time for Fed to expand balance sheet ‘now upon us’

(Reuters) - Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell on Tuesday flagged openness to further rate cuts amid global economic risks, and said the time to...

Weak U.S. producer inflation bolsters case for Fed rate cut

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. producer prices unexpectedly fell in September, leading to the smallest annual increase in nearly three years, likely giving the Federal...

Spooked by Libra, EU pledges to regulate digital currencies

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union's finance commissioner pledged on Tuesday to propose new rules to regulate virtual currencies, in a reaction to Facebook's...

Factbox: The global benchmarks replacing Libor

LONDON (Reuters) - Libor is an interest rate based on quotes from banks on how much it would cost to borrow money from each...

U.S. economists wrestle with how to help ‘left behind’ areas

BOSTON (Reuters) - Boston Federal Reserve officials have a pretty good idea what helped the ailing industrial town of Lawrence, Massachusetts, start to make...

Low inflation? Nothing to worry about, Fed’s George says

DENVER (Reuters) - Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank President Esther George on Sunday rejected the notion that the U.S. central bank should cut interest...

As Fed policymakers comb data, few decisive signals on outlook

SAN FRANCISCO/ WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal Reserve policymakers on Friday signaled they are on high alert for signs that uncertainty over trade policy and...