May 02, 2016 at 07:56 | Source: CNBC
The Fed's mandate "isn't to have a perfect world. That only exists in fairy tales, dreams and in your econometric models," Boockvar said in a recent note to clients. He believes that the Fed's monetary has been far too accommodative under Yellen as well as under Ben Bernanke.
Apr 30, 2016 at 12:12 | Source: Reuters
The yen posted its biggest weekly gain since the 2008 financial crisis, also spurred by a weak reading of US economic growth in the first quarter on Thursday and the Federal Reserve's cautious tone this week.
Apr 29, 2016 at 12:21 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
According to Achiievers Equities, Crude oil gained after U.S. crude output dropped and Federal Reserve policy makers signaled theyre open to raising interest rates in June.
Apr 29, 2016 at 10:16 | Source: PTI
The US Federal Reserve held interest rates unchanged after its policy meeting on Wednesday, signalling it was in no hurry to raise rates.
Apr 29, 2016 at 08:06 | Source: Reuters
The benchmark S&P 500 had its worst day in three weeks, losing 19.34 points, or 0.92 percent, to 2,075.81, the Dow Jones industrial average fell 210.79 points, or 1.17 percent, to 17,830.76 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 57.85 points, or 1.19 percent, to 4,805.29.
Apr 28, 2016 at 20:04 | Source: CNBC-TV18
With growth remaining challenged in developed markets and central banks staying put, it would create a favourable backdrop for EM fund flows, says Arvind Sanger, Founder and Managing Partner, Geosphere Capital.
Apr 28, 2016 at 16:13 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The US Federal Reserve as well as Bank of Japan kept their policy unchanged in back-to-back decisions this week. However, the BoJ's announcements managed to roil the markets more than the US. For emerging markets, especially India, the impact from either could be less.
Apr 28, 2016 at 12:37 | Source: CNBC-TV18
In view of the decisions taken by the BoJ on holding off stimulus and keeping rates unchanged, UBS' Hartmut Issel feels this may lead to a rate hike by the US Federal Reserve by September.
Apr 28, 2016 at 10:58 | Source: PTI
Prices surged to 2016 peaks for the second straight day yesterday after the Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged but appeared less concerned about global conditions, opening the door a crack to a rate hike in June.
Apr 28, 2016 at 08:15 | Source: Reuters
Stocks in the telecom and utilities sectors, seen as proxies for fixed income returns when Treasury yields are expected to remain low, rose sharply after the Fed's announcement. That indicates market participants expect US government yields to remain subdued.