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Global recession, trade war fears grip Asian shares before Fed meeting, Jackson Hole seminar
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Global recession, trade war fears grip Asian shares before Fed meeting, Jackson Hole seminar

Much depends on what the Fed does with US interest rates, making markets hyper-sensitive to the minutes, due later on Wednesday, of its last meeting

RBI monetary policy updates: Repo rate unchanged at 6.50%; governor Urjit Patel rules out further rate cuts
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RBI monetary policy updates: Repo rate unchanged at 6.50%; governor Urjit Patel rules out further rate cuts

RBI is known to enter the markets via intermediaries to either sell or buy US dollars to keep the rupee in a stable orbit

Currency volatility to have only a  'limited impact' on India's credit profile, says Fitch
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Currency volatility to have only a 'limited impact' on India's credit profile, says Fitch

Indian currency, the rupee, has been depreciating, had last week breached 71 to a dollar mark.

Gold prices inch up, but trade concerns and expectations of higher US interest rates drag
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Gold prices inch up, but trade concerns and expectations of higher US interest rates drag

Gold has lost its appeal as a safe-haven asset amid international trade disputes and the Turkish currency crisis, with investors increasingly turning to the US dollar instead

Federal Reserve policymakers see rate hikes, blurring dove-hawk divide in the face of falling unemployment
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Federal Reserve policymakers see rate hikes, blurring dove-hawk divide in the face of falling unemployment

The Federal Reserve often walks a delicate tightrope in setting interest rates as it balances its dual mandate of promoting full employment and maintaining stable prices

Stocks retreat on global rout; Sensex plunges 407 points, Nifty ends below 10,500
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Stocks retreat on global rout; Sensex plunges 407 points, Nifty ends below 10,500

The BSE Sensex slumped over 407 points to end at one-month low of 34,005.76 and the Nifty ended below 10,500 mark due to widespread sell-off after global rout in stocks returned on worries about rising US interest rates