Jun 23, 2016 08:00 AM IST
A 'Leave' vote may not immediately result in the UK exiting the UK and a narrow 'Remain' may also impact UK politics, finds Credit Suisse.
- Jun 16, 2016 07:22 PM IST
The Bank of England on June 16 warned that Britain's EU referendum next week was potentially the "largest risk" for world markets
- Jun 11, 2016 11:30 AM IST
While the US Federal Reserve, Bank of England, Swiss National Bank and the Bank of Japan are all dealing with varying amounts or shortages of inflation, none are expected to act ahead of one of the biggest risk events of 2016.
- May 13, 2016 07:34 AM IST
BoE Governor Mark Carney meanwhile said that should Britain vote on June 23 to leave the European Union, the country risks suffering a "technical recession", or two successive quarters of negative growth, as jobs disappear and the value of the pound slumps.
- May 12, 2016 08:24 PM IST
The Bank's rate setters - who voted unanimously to keep interest rates on hold - said households and companies were likely to hold off on spending and investment in the event of a vote for so-called Brexit on June 23.
- May 09, 2016 02:01 PM IST
A run of Chinese data is expected to show activity moderated in April after a strong showing in March. It started on Sunday with a greater-than-expected fall in China's April exports and imports.
- Mar 30, 2016 07:44 AM IST
The central bank's Financial Policy Committee (FPC) declared that the risks surrounding the vote represented "the most significant near-term domestic risks to financial stability", echoing recent comments from BoE governor Mark Carney.
- Feb 01, 2016 08:09 AM IST
As the world's second largest economy grapples with an economic downturn and volatile markets, The Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday that some of the largest hedge funds on Wall Street are stacking up bets against the yuan.
- Jan 26, 2016 08:00 PM IST
The task force was formed at the request of Bank of England Governor and Financial Stability Board Chairman Mark Carney and WEF's Founder and Executive Chairman Klaus Schwab.
- Dec 15, 2015 05:30 PM IST
The Office for National Statistics said annual consumer price inflation rose 0.1 percent last month from October's reading of -0.1 percent, in line with economists' expectations in a Reuters poll, despite an unexpected fall in clothes prices.
- Oct 01, 2015 12:29 PM IST
Despite near-zero rates and USD 7 trillion of monetary stimulus unleashed by central banks in major industrial economies, investment and growth is stuck below pre-crisis levels and tepid demand is hurting developing economies by depressing prices of their commodity exports.
- Sep 30, 2015 12:29 PM IST
The turbulent response of equity, commodity and emerging markets marks this as a rare, if not singular instance in recent years of markets reacting so negatively to an ostensibly dovish policy signal from the Fed.
- Sep 10, 2015 07:15 PM IST
Ian McCafferty, one of the nine members of the Monetary Policy Committee, voted to increase rates to 0.75 percent but the majority of policymakers appeared in no rush to raise rates, according to minutes released on Thursday.
- Jul 23, 2015 09:02 AM IST
USD-INR is trading in a range with Reserve Bank of India (RBI) presence on both sides. USD-INR is expected to trade today in a range of 63.50-63.70/dollar, says Mohan Shenoi of Kotak Mahindra Bank.
- Jul 14, 2015 10:16 PM IST
A secret International Monetary Fund study showed Greece needs far more debt relief than European governments have been willing to contemplate so far, as Germany heaped pressure on Athens on Tuesday to reform and win back its partners' trust.
- Jul 08, 2015 11:44 AM IST
INVESTMENT-CENBANK-FIREFIGHTING:Analysis - Greece and China expose limits of 'whatever it takes'"Whatever it takes," Mario Draghi's 2012 assertion about what the ECB would do to save the euro, best captures the all-powerful, self-aware central bank activism that's cosseted world markets since the banking and credit collapse hit eight years ago.
- Jul 07, 2015 02:17 PM IST
"Arun brings a global perspective and a strong understanding of emerging markets like India. His experience in management and in growing large companies is invaluable to Ola," Ola Co-founder and CEO Bhavish Aggarwal said.
- Jul 01, 2015 10:08 AM IST
The Bank of England has told banks they must set up a boundary around their branch operations to protect taxpayers from any repetition of the multi billion-pound bailouts required during the financial crisis of 2007 to 2009.
- Jun 28, 2015 02:40 PM IST
With RBI's Raghuram Rajan ringing alarm bells about the world economy facing the Great Depression-like problems, an IMF research paper has countered his views and says monetary policy easing alone can't be blamed for triggering a financial crisis.
- May 13, 2015 09:31 AM IST
US stocks ended lower on Tuesday after a recent run-up in global bond yields unsettled investors, though stocks recovered from steeper losses after Treasury yields pulled back slightly from six-month highs.
- Apr 17, 2015 09:46 PM IST
The lack of price visibility was blamed for accelerating a sell-off in European shares, while trading volumes in German government bond futures contracts fell by around a third.
- Apr 11, 2015 01:39 PM IST
Global management consulting firm Oliver Wyman and Morgan Stanley released detailed report on the subject in March, highlighting that global banks have shrunk their balance sheets by some 20 percent since 2010 which has "significantly" reduced the liquidity in secondary asset markets.
- Apr 07, 2015 10:29 AM IST
Dienelt co-founded the paper bitcoin wallet company Lazzerbee while working at Morgan Stanley, where he had been for almost a decade. He most recently managed a team of futures specialists in the bank's private wealth business.
- Feb 13, 2015 01:25 PM IST
Preliminary data due later in the day is expected to show stagnant growth in the euro zone, with economists forecasting 0.2 percent expansion in the final three months of last year, unchanged from the preceding quarter.
- Jan 20, 2015 05:54 PM IST
The world may come to realise that expecting central banks to revive growth with quantitative easing when national fiscal policies are turning to austerity may be fraught with risks.