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  • US financial conditions have eased. So far the Fed is okay with it Dec 10, 2022 06:55 AM IST

    US financial conditions have eased. So far the Fed is okay with it

    The Fed next week is expected to slow what's been a blistering pace of interest rate increases this year, with Powell telegraphing a half-of-a-percentage point increase in the policy rate, to a range of 4.25-4.5 percent

  • The worst is yet to come: the curse of high inflation Dec 10, 2022 06:33 AM IST

    The worst is yet to come: the curse of high inflation

    While wealthier consumers can rely on savings built up during pandemic lockdowns, others struggle to make ends meet and a growing number rely on food banks

  • Wall Street ends lower as investors digest economic data Dec 10, 2022 06:25 AM IST

    Wall Street ends lower as investors digest economic data

    Futures trades suggest a 77 percent chance the Fed will raise interest rates by 50 basis points next week, with a 23 percent chance of a 75-basis point hike, with those odds little changed after Friday's economic data

  • Dollar edges up versus euro after US producer inflation data Dec 09, 2022 09:26 PM IST

    Dollar edges up versus euro after US producer inflation data

    The dollar edged higher against the euro on Friday after producer inflation data for November came in slightly hotter than expected, casting doubts on whether the US Federal Reserve will slow its pace of interest rate hikes when it meets next week.

  • Wholesale inflation in US further slowed in November to 7.4% Dec 09, 2022 07:21 PM IST

    Wholesale inflation in US further slowed in November to 7.4%

    The latest year-over-year figure was down from 8% in October and from a recent peak of 11.7% in March.

  • Moneycontrol Pro Panorama | Propping up valuations through buybacks no substitute for good performance Dec 09, 2022 03:28 PM IST

    Moneycontrol Pro Panorama | Propping up valuations through buybacks no substitute for good performance

    In today’s edition of Moneycontrol Pro Panorama: Economic churn brings new sectors to forefront, gig jobs replace permanent employment, banks should tap branch network for deposit growth, advance booking is key to any travel plan, and more

  • CPI inflation may have hit 9-month low of 6.4% in November, October IIP down 0.4% Dec 09, 2022 08:11 AM IST

    CPI inflation may have hit 9-month low of 6.4% in November, October IIP down 0.4%

    Data on November retail inflation and October industrial growth will be released on Monday

  • India inflation may have softened to nine-month low in November, finds poll Dec 09, 2022 07:52 AM IST

    India inflation may have softened to nine-month low in November, finds poll

    Inflation has stayed above the upper end of the Reserve Bank of India's 2%-6% tolerance band all year and this has triggered 225 basis points of interest rate rises to the repo rate so far, taking it to 6.25%.

  • Inflation for FMCG segment cooling down, volume from rural markets going to improve, says ITC CMD Sanjiv Puri Dec 08, 2022 02:00 PM IST

    Inflation for FMCG segment cooling down, volume from rural markets going to improve, says ITC CMD Sanjiv Puri

    Presently there is a "phenomenal" amount of inflation, hence FMCG volume growth in rural areas is "muted" and the bulk of the growth is inflation lead, he said in a panel discussion at an event organised by industry body CII.

  • Bond market points to Fed standing firm in battle against inflation Dec 08, 2022 12:34 PM IST

    Bond market points to Fed standing firm in battle against inflation

    US yield curve is at its most inverted since 1981 in sign investors see recession on horizon

  • Real policy rates are well below the pre-pandemic levels  Dec 08, 2022 09:19 AM IST

    Real policy rates are well below the pre-pandemic levels 

    The data shows that the relation between the policy rate, inflation and growth is very different now than before the pandemic

  • Consumer confidence is back to pre-pandemic levels Dec 08, 2022 09:06 AM IST

    Consumer confidence is back to pre-pandemic levels

    The RBI survey’s Future Expectations Index for November 2022 is higher than its level in November 2019 

  • Putin acknowledges Russia's war in Ukraine could be a long one Dec 08, 2022 06:36 AM IST

    Putin acknowledges Russia's war in Ukraine could be a long one

    In his remarks Putin said the risk of a nuclear war was growing - the latest in a series of such warnings apparently meant to deter Kyiv's Western backers from more robust involvement - but that Russia would not threaten recklessly to use such weapons

  • Oil edges higher after four-day retreat as traders look to China Dec 08, 2022 06:29 AM IST

    Oil edges higher after four-day retreat as traders look to China

    Crude has weakened this month, shedding all of the year’s gains, as central banks tighten monetary policy and the macroeconomic outlook sours

  • S&P, Nasdaq extend losing streaks amid rising recession worries Dec 08, 2022 06:15 AM IST

    S&P, Nasdaq extend losing streaks amid rising recession worries

    For the benchmark S&P 500, it was the fifth straight session that it has declined, while the Nasdaq finished down for the fourth time in a row. The Dow snapped a two-session losing streak, as it ended unchanged from the previous day

  • Worst of inflation behind us, but no room for complacency: RBI Guv Dec 07, 2022 06:22 PM IST

    Worst of inflation behind us, but no room for complacency: RBI Guv

    Earlier in the day, the Reserve Bank of India's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), in a 5:1 decision, delivered a market-expected 35 bps repo rate hike, taking the key policy rate to 6.25 per cent.

  • Nomura sees India FY24 GDP growth at 5.1%, RBI cutting repo rate by 75 bps in 2023 Dec 07, 2022 03:54 PM IST

    Nomura sees India FY24 GDP growth at 5.1%, RBI cutting repo rate by 75 bps in 2023

    Nomura's forecast comes on the day RBI raised the repo rate for the fifth time in eight months and cut GDP growth forecast for FY23 by 20 basis points to 6.8 percent

  • Moneycontrol Pro Panorama | No let-up in RBI’s fight against inflation Dec 07, 2022 02:29 PM IST

    Moneycontrol Pro Panorama | No let-up in RBI’s fight against inflation

    In today’s edition of Moneycontrol Pro Panorama: US government reels under high interest rates, China woos the Middle East, DESH Bill a missed investment chance, geopolitics dictate companies' investment plans, and more

  • Here's what RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das announced at the MPC briefing Dec 07, 2022 01:05 PM IST

    Here's what RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das announced at the MPC briefing

    RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das on December 7 announced that five out of six members of the MPC opted to go for a hike in the rate during the meeting.

  • RBI Monetary Policy | Highlights of MPC announcements by Governor Shaktikanta Das Dec 07, 2022 12:02 PM IST

    RBI Monetary Policy | Highlights of MPC announcements by Governor Shaktikanta Das

    The Indian economy remains resilient, drawing strength from its macroeconomic fundamentals, says RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das and assures that the RBI will be watchful of the MPC policy's impact and be ready to act as may be necessary

  • Bond yields jump after RBI signals no halt in battle against inflation Dec 07, 2022 11:22 AM IST

    Bond yields jump after RBI signals no halt in battle against inflation

    We will keep Arjuna's eye on inflation and we will be ready to act. Our actions will be nimble

  • RBI retains its consumer price inflation forecast at 6.7% for FY23 Dec 07, 2022 10:50 AM IST

    RBI retains its consumer price inflation forecast at 6.7% for FY23

    “The battle against inflation is not over”, Das said today while announcing a 35-basis-point increase in the repo rate to 6.25 percent.

  • Border situation with China, 'misuse' of agencies, inflation to dominate Winter Session Dec 06, 2022 04:33 PM IST

    Border situation with China, 'misuse' of agencies, inflation to dominate Winter Session

    The results of the assembly elections in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh are also likely to play out during the start of the session.

  • Opposition demands discussions on inflation, EWS quota during all-party meeting: Sources Dec 06, 2022 12:37 PM IST

    Opposition demands discussions on inflation, EWS quota during all-party meeting: Sources

    Leaders from all major parties attended the meeting convened by the central government to discuss the legislative agenda and the issues likely to be discussed during the the Winter Session of Parliament that begins on December 7.

  • Ruchir Sharma: The easy money era is over but world leaders have not got the memo Dec 06, 2022 12:29 PM IST

    Ruchir Sharma: The easy money era is over but world leaders have not got the memo

    Free-spending governments are being punished if they don’t abandon unorthodox policy