Aug 30, 2015 at 17:49 | Source: Reuters
Fears over the health of the Chinese economy kept world markets on edge last week and China country will remain in focus, along with the question of whether the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates next month.
Aug 30, 2015 at 16:58 | Source: PTI
Addressing the famous Jackson Hole economic symposium of the Kansas City Federal Reserve in Wyoming, Rajan said politics and history both have been important forces in determining the economic policymakers' goals and tactics globally.
Aug 29, 2015 at 15:46 | Source: Reuters
Car sales, construction spending, the Federal Reserve's "beige book" and jobs growth may show the economy is strong enough to withstand the first rate hike in nearly a decade from the Federal Reserve, despite worries about a hard landing for Chinas economy.
Aug 29, 2015 at 14:09 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Stanley Fischer, Vice Chairman of the US Federal Reserve says the Federal Reserve still has two weeks to decide on rate hike and would wait for the incoming economic data before taking a call.
Aug 29, 2015 at 13:56 | Source: CNBC-TV18
CNBC's Steve Liesman who is one of the very few journalists allowed to attend the symposium (Jackson Hole) is of the view that Fed is likely to hike rates in December than September.
Aug 29, 2015 at 12:49 | Source: Reuters
Some top policymakers, including Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer, said recent volatility in global markets could quickly ease and possibly pave the way for the US rate hike, for which investors, governments and central banks around the world are bracing.
Aug 29, 2015 at 12:00 | Source: CNBC
Earlier on Friday in a CNBC exclusive, Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said it was too early to tell whether volatility in the market made it more or less compelling to raise rates in September.
Aug 28, 2015 at 21:44 | Source: CNBC
Narayana Kocherlakota spoke to CNBC in an interview from Jackson Hole, Wyoming, ahead of the Fed's annual retreat. He is not a voting member of the Federal Open Market Committee, which could vote at its September meeting to raise interest rates for the first time in nine years.
Aug 28, 2015 at 20:17 | Source: Reuters
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard told Reuters he still favored hiking rates at the Fed's next policy-setting meeting in mid-September, though he added the US central bank would be hesitant to do so if markets were still volatile at that time.
Aug 28, 2015 at 19:56 | Source: PTI
Sharp sell-off in domestic equity markets and robust dollar against major world currencies predominantly impacted the rupee sentiment, a forex dealer said. Heavy capital outflows against the backdrop of volatile global situation amid Fed rate hike fears also added some pressure.