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  • China raises short and medium term interest rates after Fed Dec 14, 2017 09:58 AM IST

    China raises short and medium term interest rates after Fed

    Economists were surprised by the move but said at just five basis points, the increases were small and more symbolic than substantive.

  • US tax code: Windfall fiscal incentive to aid US companies’ competitiveness Dec 04, 2017 05:55 PM IST

    US tax code: Windfall fiscal incentive to aid US companies’ competitiveness

    While re-rating of US equities in last one year partially reflects the execution of corporate reforms, significant improvement in US domestic companies' competitiveness, on account of fiscal incentive, is arguably underway.

  • Fed may need 'extreme' policy to deal with future shocks: Charles Evans Nov 14, 2017 02:15 PM IST

    Fed may need 'extreme' policy to deal with future shocks: Charles Evans

    One option is so-called price-level targeting, Evans said in remarks prepared for a European Central Bank conference in Frankfurt.

  • ADB keeps Asia 2017 growth outlook at 5.9%, flags risks from Fed unwinding Sep 26, 2017 09:02 AM IST

    ADB keeps Asia 2017 growth outlook at 5.9%, flags risks from Fed unwinding

    Developing Asia is expected to grow by 5.9 and 5.8 percent in 2017 and 2018, respectively, the Manila-based lender said.

  • US' interest rate policy remains on course despite temporary shocks from hurricanes Sep 21, 2017 04:46 PM IST

    US' interest rate policy remains on course despite temporary shocks from hurricanes

    The US Fed’s continued stance on the policy rate normalisation is apparently positive for the US dollar, particularly with respect to emerging market currencies.

  • Fed policymakers signal caution on inflation, rate hikes Sep 06, 2017 09:50 AM IST

    Fed policymakers signal caution on inflation, rate hikes

    Three Fed policymakers on Tuesday expressed doubts about further rate hikes, with one influential policymaker calling for a delay in raising U.S. interest rates until the Fed is confident inflation will rebound.

  • Fed minutes: Central bank split over path of rate hikes Aug 17, 2017 08:44 AM IST

    Fed minutes: Central bank split over path of rate hikes

    The divide appeared in minutes released from the Federal Open Market Committee's July meeting, when central bank policymakers voted to hold the target rate to a range of 1 percent to 1.25 percent. The summary portrays views that inflation ultimately will get to the Fed's 2 percent target but is clearly not there yet.

  • Gold rises to six-week high as dollar drops after Fed statement Jul 27, 2017 10:11 AM IST

    Gold rises to six-week high as dollar drops after Fed statement

    The Fed's statement followed a two-day policy meeting that ended on Wednesday where the central bank kept interest rates unchanged but expected to start winding down its massive holdings of bonds "relatively soon."

  • China's debt spectre could haunt Fed's policy meetings Jul 24, 2017 09:25 AM IST

    China's debt spectre could haunt Fed's policy meetings

    Two years ago, it was a collapse in Chinese stocks, a surprise yuan devaluation and shrinking foreign exchange reserves that roiled financial markets that delayed the Fed, but it did raise rates three months later and has tightened further since.

  • Is the Fed ready to consider lifting its inflation target? Jun 16, 2017 07:40 AM IST

    Is the Fed ready to consider lifting its inflation target?

    In remarks on Wednesday, Yellen called an emerging debate over raising global inflation targets "one of the most important questions facing monetary policy," as central bankers grapple with an economic rut in which low growth, low interest rates and weak price and wage increases reinforce each other.

  • Fed played good role in not upsetting economy or financial mkts: Bruno Verstraete Jun 15, 2017 04:58 PM IST

    Fed played good role in not upsetting economy or financial mkts: Bruno Verstraete

    In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Bruno Verstraete, Partner of Lakefield Partners shared his readings and outlook on Fed's rate hike.

  • Traders now see next Fed rate hike as soon as March 2018 Jun 15, 2017 11:46 AM IST

    Traders now see next Fed rate hike as soon as March 2018

    Traders now see March 2018 as the earliest meeting at which the U.S. central bank would next lift its target for overnight borrowing costs, giving it about a 52 percent chance, based on fed funds futures traded at CME Group. Before Yellen began speaking, they had seen June 2018 as the earliest meeting for a next rate hike.

  • Fed raises rates, unveils balance sheet cuts in sign of confidence Jun 15, 2017 07:15 AM IST

    Fed raises rates, unveils balance sheet cuts in sign of confidence

    In lifting its benchmark lending rate by a quarter percentage point to a target range of 1.00 percent to 1.25 percent and forecasting one more hike this year, the Fed seemed to largely brush off a recent run of mixed economic data.

  • Fed rate hike 100% priced in by market, says Hartmut Issel of UBS Jun 14, 2017 03:40 PM IST

    Fed rate hike 100% priced in by market, says Hartmut Issel of UBS

    In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Hartmut Issel of UBS shared his readings and outlook on the Fed's rate decision.

  • Fed rate hike this week to hit millions of borrowers Jun 14, 2017 10:52 AM IST

    Fed rate hike this week to hit millions of borrowers

    While it may not sound like much on paper, the Federal Reserve's anticipated move Wednesday to hike its benchmark interest rate target up a quarter point will have ramifications.

  • Gold edges higher, all eyes on Fed Jun 14, 2017 07:35 AM IST

    Gold edges higher, all eyes on Fed

    Spot gold had risen 0.2 percent to $1,267.85 per ounce at 0106 GMT. It hit a session low of $1,259.16 on Tuesday, its weakest since June 2.

  • India featuring well in Asian mkt basket, remain overweight: Mixo Das Jun 13, 2017 08:59 AM IST

    India featuring well in Asian mkt basket, remain overweight: Mixo Das

    In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Mixo Das of Nomura spoke about the latest happenings with regards to the Fed meet.

  • If Fed raises rates, China likely to follow with more modest move: Traders Jun 12, 2017 03:06 PM IST

    If Fed raises rates, China likely to follow with more modest move: Traders

    The People's Bank of China (PBOC) surprised markets in mid-March by raising short- and medium-term interbank rates hours after the Fed raised overnight borrowing costs.

  • Gold edges up on weaker stocks, dollar ahead of Fed meeting Jun 12, 2017 10:41 AM IST

    Gold edges up on weaker stocks, dollar ahead of Fed meeting

    With the Fed widely expected to raise interest rates at its two-day meeting that ends on Wednesday, the focus will be on any fresh hints on the pace of further tightening in the months to come and next year, and any further details on its plans for trimming its balance sheet.

  • Global backdrop improved; earnings growth returning: Geosphere Capital May 26, 2017 09:56 AM IST

    Global backdrop improved; earnings growth returning: Geosphere Capital

    In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Arvind Sanger, Managing Partner of Geosphere Capital Management spoke about global equity markets and how they are shaping so far.

  • Fed's balance sheet unwind: Here's what Geoff Lewis has to say May 25, 2017 10:19 AM IST

    Fed's balance sheet unwind: Here's what Geoff Lewis has to say

    Wall Street cheered the Fed's gradual plan to trim its balance sheet. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Geoff Lewis, Global Strategist-Capital Markets Group, Manulife Asset Management shared his readings and outlook on Fed's plan.

  • Fed ties rate hike to economic rebound, sees balance sheet cuts in 2017 May 25, 2017 09:29 AM IST

    Fed ties rate hike to economic rebound, sees balance sheet cuts in 2017

    Nearly all policymakers at the May 2-3 meeting also said they favoured beginning the wind-down of the U.S. central bank's massive holdings of Treasury debt and mortgage-backed securities this year.

  • Fed leaves rates unchanged but signals further hikes ahead May 04, 2017 07:30 AM IST

    Fed leaves rates unchanged but signals further hikes ahead

    The Fed's pause comes after it modestly raised its benchmark short-term rate in December and March. Most economists expect it to do so again when it next meets in mid-June.

  • Fed set to leave interest rates unchanged, may hint at June hike May 02, 2017 10:55 AM IST

    Fed set to leave interest rates unchanged, may hint at June hike

    The central bank is scheduled to release its policy decision at 2 p.m. EDT (1800 GMT) on Wednesday at the conclusion of its two-day meeting. Fed Chair Janet Yellen is not due to hold a press conference.

  • US Fed fines Deutsche Bank $156.6 million for forex violations Apr 21, 2017 07:35 AM IST

    US Fed fines Deutsche Bank $156.6 million for forex violations

    The German bank failed to detect and halt its traders from using chat rooms to communicate with competitors, the Fed said in a statement.

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