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FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM |
Committee decided to maintain the target range for the federal funds rate at 2-1/4 to 2-1/2 percent.
Bloomberg |
Dwelling investment decline could be sharper than expected now, and Board agreed labor market developments particularly important
Bloomberg |
Low inflation sweeping across Southeast Asia is here to stay, raising the odds some of the region’s biggest economies may reverse course on interest rates this year.
Bloomberg |
RBA is under intensifying pressure to end a 2-1/2 year pause as tumbling house prices spook households and slow economic growth.
The Economist |
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Reuters |
British real estate agent Countrywide Plc on Thursday forecast flat full-year earnings, citing more market weakness surrounding Britain’s exit from the European Union.
Reuters |
Ride-hailing startup Uber Technologies Inc has hired a string of investment banks to its syndicate of initial public offering underwriters
Bloomberg |
Any further easing or strongly dovish signals by major central banks could intensify pressure for the yen to rise. Governor consider bolstering stimulus if a stronger yen threatened the path toward its 2 percent inflation target.
Bloomberg |
Theresa May struck a deal to revise the terms of the U.K.’s divorce from the European Union but it’s unclear whether she’s done enough to win Parliament’s support.
CNBC |
Investors fled to the relative safety of debt after the European Central Bank’s cut its GDP expectations, rekindling fears that a global slowdown could affect the U.S.