A "Monetary Policy Accident" Is An Under-Appreciated Risk

Authored by Lance Roberts via, Last week, the Bureau of Labor Statistics published the latest monthly “employment report” which showed an increase in employment of 213,000 jobs. It was also the 93rd consecutive positive job.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 12th, 2018

China says must balance stable growth and risk prevention

China must balance the need for stable growth while managing risks and maintain a prudent and neutral monetary policy, the State Council, the country's cabinet, said on Sunday following a meeting of top economic and financial policymakers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 21st, 2018

Roberts: "Experience Is The Only Cure For Ignorance"

Authored by Lance Roberts via, I recently penned an article which discussed the Fed and the risk of a monetary policy error in the future. This isn’t a possibility, it is.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 6th, 2018

Europe Markets: European stocks swing to the red as telecoms fall, Fed’s Powell comes into focus

European stocks swung lower Tuesday, facing a second straight loss as telecom shares came under pressure while investors appeared to step back from risk ahead of testimony about monetary policy from U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 17th, 2018

USD/MYR (MYR=X) Little Change

USD/MYR (MYR=X) Little Change Ringgit traders await global risk events next week including monetary policy reviews by major central banks and a US-North Korea meeting. Traders are also eyeing the a.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJun 7th, 2018

Canada Growth at Risk Due to Heightened Trade Anxiety: IMF

Canada is in a period of heightened economic anxiety due to U.S. trade and tax policy, the International Monetary Fund said Monday......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 4th, 2018

Weekly Trading Forecast: ECB, US GDP Top Action-Packed Calendar

DailyFX com First quarter US GDP data and an ECB monetary policy announcement headline an action packed set of top tier event risk in the week ahead US Dollar Forecast US Dollar Looks to GDP Data for Another Upward Push The US Dollar.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqApr 21st, 2018

GBP/USD Forecast: Exhaustion Is Driving Cable Lower As The Geopolitical Risk Rises

Geopolitical risk is becoming imminent with UK Prime Minister Theresa May calling Cabinet meeting. The Bank of England top officials are unlikely to speak about domestic monetary policy issues while speaking abroad. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 12th, 2018

As economists rethink monetary and fiscal policy, it could be a positive development

With interest rates and inflation low and stable for many years, many economic experts now believe in running high-pressure labor markets and recognizing that deficit reduction is not always a near-term priority......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 19th, 2019

5 Years of Modi Government and How India ETFs Responded

Several fiscal policy reforms, easing monetary policy.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytApr 17th, 2019

Project Syndicate: Ominous storm clouds warn of worldwide recession

Faced with an increasingly synchronized global slowdown, policy makers must use a judicious mix of monetary and fiscal measures to support growth, but their options are limited, writes Eswar Prasad......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2019

Polleit: How Central Banks Lift Stock Prices

Authored by Thorstein Polleit via The Mises Institute, Financial markets seem to have a great deal of confidence in the effectiveness of central bank monetary policy — in the.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 11th, 2019

Fed Mins ‘Dovish’, No Interest Rate Increases This Year and Into 2020

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: The majority of Fed officials last month believed that economic conditions would likely warrant keeping its Dovish monetary policy unchanged for the rest of this year. Several officials said their view could shift .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsApr 10th, 2019

ECB: easy policy unchanged amid global gloom

ECB chief Mario Draghi left the central bank's ultra-easy monetary policy unchanged on Wednesday, warning of 'downside risks' to the economic outlook. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 10th, 2019

Currencies: Euro pares early session losses after ECB meeting; market awaits EU summit outcome

The euro on Wednesday trades mostly unchanged against its major pairs, recovering most of its earlier losses after the European Central Bank, as expected, made no changes to monetary policy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2019

Currencies: Euro heads lower after ECB reiterates risks to growth titled to downside

The euro is jumping between gains and losses on Wednesday, after the European Central Bank, as expected, made no changes to monetary policy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2019

ECB leaves monetary policy unchanged

The European Central Bank, as expected, made no changes Thursday to interest rates or other monetary policy measures. The ECB left its main lending rate at 0%.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2019

The Latest: Trade disputes holding back European economy

The Latest on the European Central Bank's monetary policy meeting (all times local): 2:45 p.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 10th, 2019

Share rally cools as Trump turns trade heat on Europe

The dollar fell and the rally in global equities lost steam on Tuesday as a U.S. threat to slap tariffs on hundreds of European goods and a downgrade by the International Monetary Fund in its global economic growth forecasts dimmed the appetite for risk......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 9th, 2019

David Rosenberg: Fed Will Embrace "Helicopter Money" In The Next Few Years

Jerome Powell has denounced MMT has "just wrong", but many Wall Street luminaries have surprisingly communicated an openness to the proposal. Most recently Ray Dalio proposed a marriage of monetary and fiscal policy that so.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 7th, 2019

IMF blames Trump’s trade policy for economic slowdown

This year, the International Monetary Fund expects 70 percent of the global economy to experience a slowdown......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 3rd, 2019