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  • Rate hikes fueling dollar’s strength is a big problem for the Fed Sep 29, 2022 12:58 PM IST

    Rate hikes fueling dollar’s strength is a big problem for the Fed

    From the collapse in the British pound to Japan's once-in-a-generation market intervention, alarm in South Korea about its southbound currency and the worrying swoon in the Chinese yuan, the underlying driver is an epic rally in the dollar.

  • Moneycontrol Poll | Yet another 50 bps rate hike likely this week on inflation overhang Sep 28, 2022 02:08 PM IST

    Moneycontrol Poll | Yet another 50 bps rate hike likely this week on inflation overhang

    This week’s expected repo rate hike will be the fourth in a row since May. At 5.90 percent, the repo rate would be the highest since April 2019

  • RBI may raise interest rates faster than expected, says Kotak Institutional Equities' Prasad Sep 28, 2022 01:02 PM IST

    RBI may raise interest rates faster than expected, says Kotak Institutional Equities' Prasad

    The RBI is set to raise interest rate for the fourth time in a row at its Monetary Policy Committee outcome on Friday to tame stubborn inflation.

  • Rupee hits fresh record low of 81.93 to a dollar amid slump in global markets Sep 28, 2022 09:43 AM IST

    Rupee hits fresh record low of 81.93 to a dollar amid slump in global markets

    Selling pressure by foreign investors in equity markets also dampened the sentiment in traders. FIIs sold over Rs 10,000 crore in local equities in the last one week

  • MPC set to raise rates by 50 bps, shift stance to Neutral and bolster support for the rupee Sep 28, 2022 08:54 AM IST

    MPC set to raise rates by 50 bps, shift stance to Neutral and bolster support for the rupee

    External risks have increased since the Monetary Policy Committee’s August meeting and the pressure on the rupee will weigh heavily on their deliberations 

  • FIIs sold $1 billion in equities in the last eight sessions. Will FIIs stay invested? Sep 26, 2022 12:37 PM IST

    FIIs sold $1 billion in equities in the last eight sessions. Will FIIs stay invested?

    Despite the heavy selling, some analysts expect foreign investors to keep buying Indian equities amid continued strong monthly data and falling crude oil prices.

  • Rupee may fall to 82 to a dollar this year but RBI unlikely to defend aggressively, say currency experts Sep 23, 2022 03:28 PM IST

    Rupee may fall to 82 to a dollar this year but RBI unlikely to defend aggressively, say currency experts

    The rupee sank to a new low of 81.26 against the dollar on September 23 in intraday trade, down from 80.87 in the previous session

  • Indian rupee weakens past 81-mark for first time against US dollar Sep 23, 2022 09:20 AM IST

    Indian rupee weakens past 81-mark for first time against US dollar

    This was the seventh out of eight sessions when the currency dropped and lost over 2.51% in this period. So far this year, it fell around 8.48%.

  • Why the US Fed's dot plot is spooking experts and what the latest rate hike means for India Sep 23, 2022 07:13 AM IST

    Why the US Fed's dot plot is spooking experts and what the latest rate hike means for India

    The US Fed hiked interest rates by 75bps for the third consecutive time. While experts and the markets were expecting this one, what’s spooking them is the dot plot - which implies that there will be cumulative hikes of 125 bps over November and December. But what do these numbers mean for India, and will the RBI follow in the Fed’s footsteps?

  • Rupee hits fresh record low against US dollar Sep 22, 2022 09:18 AM IST

    Rupee hits fresh record low against US dollar

    The Federal Reserve enacted another aggressive interest rate hike of 75 basis points to tackle inflation

  • Moneycontrol Daily: Your Essential 7 Sep 22, 2022 06:17 AM IST

    Moneycontrol Daily: Your Essential 7

    A daily round-up of the most interesting articles to help jump-start the day.

  • US Fed set to raise interest rates as recession fears mount Sep 21, 2022 11:19 AM IST

    US Fed set to raise interest rates as recession fears mount

    Soaring prices that are putting the squeeze on American families and businesses have already become a political liability for President Joe Biden, as he faces midterm congressional elections in early November.

  • Waiting for the Fed — How much is priced in? Sep 21, 2022 09:01 AM IST

    Waiting for the Fed — How much is priced in?

    On the eve of the FOMC meeting, the market has already priced in a 75 basis point hike. Investors will look for clues whether the fall in inflation expectations and the slowing of US growth will make the Fed less hawkish

  • Will the US Fed tip the world into a recession? Sep 20, 2022 08:55 AM IST

    Will the US Fed tip the world into a recession?

    The worry in the markets is that the Fed is misreading the situation and tightening at a time when growth is slowing and inflation has peaked. The hope is that the Fed will pivot sometime next year 

  • MC Explains | Does the market expect the Fed to deliver another hefty rate hike? Sep 19, 2022 06:43 PM IST

    MC Explains | Does the market expect the Fed to deliver another hefty rate hike?

    Weakening retail sales and slowing manufacturing indices may be leading indicators of a possible recession. However, the Fed could continue to hike rates well into the next year to prevent the inflation from getting entrenched.

  • Still cautious on Indian markets in near term as macro risks persist, says Bernstein’s Agarwal Sep 12, 2022 03:48 PM IST

    Still cautious on Indian markets in near term as macro risks persist, says Bernstein’s Agarwal

    "From here on, we are still more cautious, there are signs of some breather coming to the market if inflation starts coming down significantly, says Agarwal. “There is still some time for that to happen."

  • Fed's Christopher Waller: need aggressive rate hikes now while economy can take it Sep 10, 2022 10:06 AM IST

    Fed's Christopher Waller: need aggressive rate hikes now while economy can take it

    The exterior of the Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Board Building is seen in Washington, D.C.

  • Wall Street reaches four-week highs as bond yields drop Sep 08, 2022 06:24 AM IST

    Wall Street reaches four-week highs as bond yields drop

    The 10-year Treasury yield slipped from three-month highs hit earlier in the session, boosting shares of rate-sensitive stocks such as Tesla Inc, Microsoft Corp and Amazon.com Inc

  • Moneycontrol Pro Weekender | Fighting the Fed  Sep 03, 2022 10:06 AM IST

    Moneycontrol Pro Weekender | Fighting the Fed 

    India is bracing for the ripple effect of the frontloading of rate hikes by the US Fed. The question is, can it have the last laugh

  • Why housing is the key to the next Fed pivot Sep 02, 2022 11:50 AM IST

    Why housing is the key to the next Fed pivot

    The US faces a perfect storm of rising financing costs, squeezed demand and increased supply

  • Inflation or recession? US Inc. puts its money on demand Sep 02, 2022 08:11 AM IST

    Inflation or recession? US Inc. puts its money on demand

    In spite of a sticky inflation, and a choppy geopolitical situation, from banking to pharma to Big Oil — all are convinced of sunny days ahead

  • FII flows into debt turn positive in August, but Jackson Hole prompts caution Aug 30, 2022 08:41 AM IST

    FII flows into debt turn positive in August, but Jackson Hole prompts caution

    However, inclusion of Indian sovereign bonds in global bond indices, if and when that happens, may funnel flows into domestic debt.

  • Jay Powell is focusing too much on the present Aug 29, 2022 11:57 AM IST

    Jay Powell is focusing too much on the present

    The central banker missed an opportunity to regain control of the Federal Reserve’s policy narrative

  • Sensex, Nifty plunge; 5 factors pulling the market down Aug 29, 2022 10:26 AM IST

    Sensex, Nifty plunge; 5 factors pulling the market down

    Among Nifty stocks, Tech Mahindra, Infosys, Hindalco Industries, HCL Tech and Wipro, which count the US as a major market, were the worst hit in the morning trade, down 3-6 percent

  • Jackson Hole: A speech that can act as a preamble for central banks Aug 29, 2022 09:53 AM IST

    Jackson Hole: A speech that can act as a preamble for central banks

    The responsibility of central bankers to deliver price stability is unconditional.

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