Nov 27, 2014 04:56 PM IST
Adrian Mowat of JP Morgan forecasted that the Fed and Bank of England will exit zero interest rate policy (ZIRP) in 2015. However, the low rate regime will continue in the near-term
- Nov 25, 2014 04:18 PM IST
Overall, the global economy is set to grow by 3.3 percent this year, 3.7 percent in 2015 and 3.9 percent in 2016, the OECD said, confirming forecasts published before the G20's summit earlier this month.
- Oct 27, 2014 08:17 AM IST
The European Central Bank also found that all of the euro zone's banks have not been strict enough in identifying toxic assets, finding an additional 136 billion euros in non-performing loans.
- Oct 09, 2014 05:49 PM IST
The UK central bank's nine-member Monetary Policy Committee left the bank's main interest rate at a record low of 0.5 percent and the total size of its bond portfolio at Â£375 billion ($617 billion) after their October policy meeting.
- Sep 15, 2014 08:21 AM IST
The upcoming Scotland vote has led investors to sell shares of Scottish companies, place bearish bets on the British poundâ€”and worry about the widespread implications of the potential Scotland split-off.
- Sep 08, 2014 10:32 PM IST
After a consultation launched in February this year, the Bank of England has set out stringent limits for branches of foreign banks operating in the United Kingdom. Several Indian banks will feel the impact of these changes, reports CNBC-TV18‘s Sanjay Suri.
- Sep 05, 2014 09:18 AM IST
According to Hans Goetti of Banque Internationale the ECB has delivered more than the market expected, which could eventually lead to quantitative easing and expansion of ECB balance sheet.
- Sep 04, 2014 05:06 PM IST
The BoE's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) left its Bank Rate at 0.5 percent, where it has been since the depths of the financial crisis more than five years ago.
- Sep 03, 2014 01:42 PM IST
It`s important for central banks to keep interest rates low amid weak global growth but the rise in risk appetite amid ample liquidity is a concern, Zhu said.
- Feb 13, 2014 08:36 AM IST
In key data to watch out for in the US today, weekly jobless claims are seen coming in largely unchanged at 330,000. And retails sales are expected to come in at -0.1 percent.
- Jan 10, 2014 08:30 AM IST
Globally, US markets closed flat on Thursday ahead of the crucial nonfarm payrolls data due today. Status quo on the monetary policy by the ECB and BOE lead the European markets lower.
- Jan 04, 2014 09:05 AM IST
As is customary, Infosys will unofficially kick off results from blue-chips when it reports earnings on January 10.
- Oct 24, 2013 08:41 AM IST
With analysts warning of a bad end to the rally, how will the Nifty play out through the day? Key earnings are expected from Kotak Mahindra Bank, Idea Cellular and Biocon.
- Aug 02, 2013 10:09 AM IST
US manufacturing grew in July at its fastest pace in two years, while a China industrial index beat expectations this week. Brent crude oil futures had gained 42 cents to USD 109.96 a barrel by 0411 GMT, after earlier hitting USD 110.09, its highest since April 3
- Jul 04, 2013 10:27 PM IST
Last month, the Bank of England`s new Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) surprised the industry by enforcing a 3 percent leverage ratio target on lenders, and singled out Barclays, which has a ratio of 2.5 percent after adjustments, as among banks that fall short of the target.
- Jun 28, 2013 06:57 PM IST
Viktor Shvets, head of Asian strategy at Macquarie Securities Group, said the US economy is unlikely to improve enough to allow the Fed to stop pumping in liquidity.
- Jun 04, 2013 11:15 AM IST
Bank of England said the figures may reflect a desire by lenders to reduce the scale of their balance sheets or to shed operations as a condition of receiving state aid. Some lenders want to shrink their "non-core" portfolios, such as commercial property loans.
- May 29, 2013 02:12 PM IST
Within the global framework, the biggest financial institutions did not need to be too safe to fail. Rather, banks needed to be allowed to fail because it was possible for them to do so in an orderly way.
- May 22, 2013 05:00 PM IST
Under the program, the bank buys government bonds from financial institutions, hoping they will lend to businesses and individuals. Governor Mervyn King and two other members pushed for an increase of 25 billion pounds, but were outvoted.
- May 12, 2013 12:29 PM IST
The Group of Seven industrialised nations today agreed that collective action was needed to target tax evasion and avoidance, including by multinational companies using transfer pricing rules to shift profits into tax havens.
- Apr 17, 2013 04:58 PM IST
Karvy Commodities Broking has come out with its report on bullion. According to the research firm, a very sideways trend is expected in gold for the day.
- Mar 07, 2013 05:30 PM IST
Jurgen Michels of Citi feels there may not be any further measures from the ECB but the Bank of England (BoE) may announce another round of quantitative easing (QE).
- Feb 05, 2013 04:42 PM IST
Volumes in Europe are still down 30-40 percent and in American markets down 15 percent in the stock markets. Some fund managers may have used derivatives to get exposure to equities, believes Louise Cooper of Coopercity.
- Jan 22, 2013 05:38 PM IST
The world is awash in easy money, with consequences that are starting to worry some central bankers and business leaders at the Davos World Economic Forum (WEF), though so far inflation fears seem overdone.
- Jan 21, 2013 11:36 AM IST
Modern investment methods have roots going back hundreds, sometimes thousands, of years.