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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.
European Central Bank |
The interest rate on the main refinancing operations and the interest rates on the marginal lending facility and the deposit facility will remain unchanged at 0.00%, 0.25% and -0.40% respectively.
Bloomberg |
Fed and ECB find it difficult to roll back their stimulus; Rates are low, balance sheets big -- and there’s no way out
Reuters |
Downside risks in the global economy are likely to persist over the medium to long term, pressured by the Sino-U.S. trade war and a slowdown in China, Japan’s top financial diplomat said.
Bank of Canada |
Bank of Canada today maintained its target for the overnight rate at 1 ¾ per cent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly 2 per cent and the deposit rate is 1 ½ per cent.