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Mar 11, 2019
Fed not in 'any hurry' to change interest rates amid global risks, says chairman Jerome PowellRates are currently “appropriate,” Powell said in a wide-ranging interview with CBS’s 60 Minutes news show in which he called the current rate level “appropriate” and “roughly neutral,” meaning it is neither stimulating or curbing the economy.
Feb 27, 2019
Fed chief Jerome Powell says 'no rush' to hike interest rates in 'solid' but slowing US economyJerome Powell’s comments solidified a Fed policy shift last month in which it indicated it would pause a three-year cycle of rate hikes
Feb 22, 2019
Gold prices rise on Sino-US trade talk optimism; Fed stance on hiking interest rates limits gainsGold had hit a 10-month high of $1,346.73 on Wednesday, but minutes from the Fed’s January policy meeting indicated there might in fact be a rate hike this year, erasing gains in gold.
Feb 21, 2019
Rupee declines 13 paise to 71.24 as rising crude prices, strengthening dollar weigh on market sentimentThe rupee had closed at 71.11 against the US dollar on Wednesday.
Feb 06, 2019
Fed gives banks more stress test information, unveils 2019 scenarios; exempts less complex lenders from driveThirty-four lenders passed the stress test last year, while Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley received conditional approvals that limited their capital distributions.
Jan 25, 2019
Escalation in Sino-US trade war likely to trigger sharper global economic slowdown this year: PollOver half of nearly 270 economists who answered an additional question said a further escalation in the US-China trade war will likely trigger an even sharper global economic slowdown this year.
Jan 09, 2019
World stocks near four-week high as Sino-US talks show signs of progress towards trade deal; oil climbsEuropean bourses took the cue with the pan-European STOXX 600 gaining 0.6 percent with both German and French benchmarks jumping 1 percent.
Jan 04, 2019
US federal reserve chairman Jerome Powell says he would reject any Donald Trump request to resignFederal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said he will not resign if asked to do so by President Donald Trump. Powell also said that the central bank intends to be flexible going forward in determining when to hike its key policy rate.
Dec 26, 2018
Sensex cracks over 350 points on global selloff; Nifty below 10,600; metals, realty, banking stocks among top losersSensex 360.95 points, or 1.02 percent, to 35,109.20 in early trade. It had fallen 271.92 points, or 0.76 percent, to 35,470.15 in the previous session on Monday.
Dec 25, 2018
In pre-Christmas bloodbath, Dow crashes 650 points as Donald Trump trains guns on Federal Reserve boss Jerome PowellA bruising stock selloff on Monday wiped out more than 650 points from the Dow Jones Industrial Average as US president Donald Trump, fighting like a cornered badger against bad news all around, lashed out at his Federal Reserve chairman and the US stock market careened to its worst showing since April 2017.