Fed Decision Day Guide: Considerable Debate on Forward Guidance | Top Forex Brokers

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img Hereā€™s what to look for when the Federal Open Market Committee releases its policy statement and new economic projections at 2 p.m. today in Washington and Federal Reserve Chair Janet... moreShare it now!

Fed Keeps ā€˜Considerable Timeā€™ Pledge as Growth ā€˜Moderateā€™

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img The Federal Reserve maintained a commitment to keep interest rates near zero for a ā€œconsiderable timeā€ after asset purchases are completed, saying the economy is expanding at a moderate pace and inflation is below its goal.

ā€œLabor market conditions improved somewhat furtherā€ while ā€œsignificant underutilization of labor resourcesā€ remains, the Federal Open Market Committee said today in a state

Bank of Japan chief spurs speculation on easing measures

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img Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda assured Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday that the central bank wonā€™t hesitate to take further action if necessary, stoking speculation of future easing steps and pushing down the yen to a near six-year low against the U.S. dollar.

The meeting came at a time when the economy is struggling to shake off a prolonged hangover from an increase in the sales tax

ECB Unexpectedly Cuts Interest Rates as Outlook Darkens

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img The European Central Bank unexpectedly cut interest rates to spur economic growth and stave off the threat of deflation.

The ECBā€™s 24-member Governing Council reduced all three of its main interest rates by 10 basis points. The benchmark rate was lowered to 0.05 percent and the deposit rate is now minus 0.2 percent. The euro slid, as a reduction in the benchmark rate was predicted by just six

ECB cuts rates to ward off euro zone deflation threat | Top Forex Brokers

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img The European Central Bank cut interest rates to new record lows on Thursday, unexpectedly lowering borrowing costs to try to lift inflation from rock-bottom levels and support the stagnating euro

Bank of England slashes wages forecast, says key for policy

Posted by Forexsq 36 days ago (http://www.reuters.com)
img The Bank of England forecast on Wednesday that wages would grow far more slowly than previously expected and linked their rate of increase closely to borrowing costs, suggesting it was in no hurry to raise Britain's record low interest rates.

Shortly after data showed average British wages suffered their first fall in more than five years in the second quarter of 2014, the Bank cut its forecas

Bank of England Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes

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img There had been a noticeable increase on the month in UK short-term interest rates and a further appreciation in the exchange rate. One-year overnight index swap (OIS) rates, one year forward, had risen by around 25 basis points, to just above 1.5%, while the sterling effective exchange rate had risen by 2% on the month, to its highest level since October 2008. Both had been rising over recent mon

Investors to Seek Clues From Fed on Rate Increase

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img A stay-the-course message is expected from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday after it ends a two-day policy meeting.

The Fed will likely approve a fifth cut in its monthly bond purchases because the job market has steadily strengthened. But no clear signal is expected on when the Fed will start raising short-term interest rates from record lows.

The meeting will end with a statement outlini

Fed Will Raise Rates Faster Than Investors Bet, Survey Shows | Top Forex Brokers

Posted by Forexsq 93 days ago (http://www.topforexbrokers.com)
img The Federal Reserve will probably raise its benchmark interest rate faster than money-market investors expect, according to a majority of economists surveyed by ForexSQ News. Eurodollar futures, the worldā€™s most... moreShare it now!

World Bank: 'Now is the time to prepare for next crisis'

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img Bad weather in the U.S., the crisis in Ukraine, rebalancing in China and a rise in interest rates will hit growth this year, the World Bank says.

Bad weather in the U.S., the crisis in Ukraine, rebalancing in China and the anticipated rise in interest rates will hit global growth this year, according to the World Bank, which has urged countries to continue urgent reforms.

The Washington-ba

Will the ECB shoot itself in the foot? | Top Forex Brokers

Posted by Forexsq 120 days ago (http://www.topforexbrokers.com)
img Expectations the ECB will ā€œshock and aweā€ the market with a package of easing measures next month has pushed the euro lower, but some analysts worry one of those potential... moreShare it now!

Bank of England stresses no rush to raise rates as recovery builds | Top Forex Brokers

Posted by Forexsq 127 days ago (http://www.topforexbrokers.com)
img The Bank of England pushed back against expectations it might raise interest rates in less than a yearā€™s time, saying on Wednesday that Britainā€™s economic recovery is still in its... moreShare it now!

A Fed-Watcher Guide to FOMC Day: Steady Taper, Green Shoots

Posted by Forexsq 141 days ago (http://www.bloomberg.com)
img Hereā€™s what to look for when the Federal Open Market Committee releases its policy statement at 2 p.m. today in Washington. Fed officials wonā€™t provide new economic projections, and Chair Janet Yellen isnā€™t scheduled to give a post-meeting press conference.

-- Steady Tapering: With the labor market and economy showing signs of improvement, the FOMC will probably trim its monthly bond buying by

Yellenā€™s Dots Dash Effort for Greater Fed Clarity on Rate Rises | Top Forex Brokers

Posted by Forexsq 142 days ago (http://www.topforexbrokers.com)
img Janet Yellenā€™s effort to provide clarity on the outlook for the Federal Reserveā€™s main interest rate by publishing policy makersā€™ forecasts is instead creating confusion. Fed officials released projections last... moreShare it now!

ECB considers Fed-style stimulus | Top Forex Brokers

Posted by Forexsq 168 days ago (http://www.topforexbrokers.com)
img Negative interest rates? Printing money? Theyā€™re now both firmly on the agenda in Europe if prices donā€™t start to pick up soon. European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said the... moreShare it now!
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