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Mar 16, 2017
Fed raises rates as job gains, firming inflation stoke confidenceThe decision to lift the target overnight interest rate by 25 basis points to a range of 0.75 percent to 1.00 percent marked a convincing step in the Fed's effort to return monetary policy to a more normal footing.
Mar 16, 2017
RBI's biggest challenge will be currency stability as US Fed hints at more rate hikes in 2017The dollar is expected to strengthen further in the course of the year, and hence while interest rate policy per se may be less affected by this development, currency stability will dominate the discussion tables at the RBI
Mar 16, 2017
US Fed explains the rationale behind increasing rate by 25 bps: Full statementThe stance of monetary policy remains accommodative, thereby supporting some further strengthening in labor market conditions and a sustained return to 2 percent inflation
Mar 14, 2017
US Fed expected to hike interest rates tomorrow, second in four monthsUS February employment data published on Friday further cleared the way to an interest rate rise, with the economy adding another 235,000 jobs. The unemployment rate held roughly steady at 4.7 percent.
Mar 04, 2017
Yellen may hike interest rate in this month's Fed meet, sees end to easy money policyYellen on Friday was quick to point out that the Fed's closeness to its goals of full employment and 2 percent inflation were currently guiding its rate hike plans
Mar 03, 2017
Sensex ends flat in listless trading, logs 1st fall in 6 weeks as US rate hike worries resurfaceOn a weekly basis, the BSE Sensex fell 60.52 points, or 0.20 percent, and the Nifty 41.95 points, or 0.46 percent, halting a five-week rising streak
Feb 17, 2017
Urjit Patel's reduced communication could send interest rates higher, stem economic growthPatel, a deputy governor since 2013, had been known within the RBI as reserved. He is widely regarded as having the professional and academic credentials to succeed, but the governor's role also involves communicating, some bankers say.
Feb 15, 2017
Sensex tanks 184 points on earnings pain, US Fed's hawkish commentsOn the global front, concerns of capital outflows from emerging economies, including India, intensified after Yellen said the Fed will probably need to raise interest rates at its upcoming meet in March.
Feb 14, 2017
Fed's Janet Yellen says Trump's fiscal policy adds 'uncertainty' to outlookPossible changes in fiscal policy by US President Donald Trump are among the factors adding "uncertainty" to the economic outlook, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on Tuesday.
Dec 15, 2016
US Federal Reserve lifts rates, sees faster pace of hikes in Donald Trump's first yearPartly as a result of the anticipated changes, the Fed sees three rate hikes in 2017 instead of the two foreseen in September