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No Fix For Recession: Without A Financial Crisis, There"s No Central Bank Policy Fix

No Fix For Recession: Without A Financial Crisis, There"s No Central Bank Policy Fix.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaApr 16th, 2019

Fed lifts rates amid stronger inflation, drops crisis-era guidance

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday, a move that was widely expected but still marked a milestone in the U.S. central bank's shift from policies used to battle the 2007-2009 financial crisis and recession......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 13th, 2018

Fed raises rates amid stronger inflation, plans 2 more hikes

The Federal Reserve raised interests rate Wednesday, a move that was widely expected but still marked a milestone in the U.S. central bank's shift from policies used to battle the 2007-09 financial crisis and recession......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 13th, 2018

Fed raises rates amid stronger inflation, plans 2 more hikes

The Federal Reserve raised interests rate Wednesday, a move that was widely expected but still marked a milestone in the U.S. central bank's shift from policies used to battle the 2007-09 financial crisis and recession......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 13th, 2018

Goodbye inverted yield curve? Fed looks for alternative signals to guide policy

Federal Reserve officials are scouring new niches of the financial markets to find signals accurate enough to warn the central bank when it is time to stop hiking interest rates before they risk tipping the economy into a recession......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 12th, 2018

A decade after Lehman, Europe remains on economic crutches

Ten years after the collapse of Lehman Brothers and the onset of the global financial crisis, much of the industrialized world has yet to fully recover and this will be all too evident at the European Central Bank's policy meeting on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 7th, 2018

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

BookWatch: Central banker who foresaw financial crisis now offers way through post-crisis extremist politics

Former Indian central bank chief Raghuram Rajan, who warned the Fed about the looming financial crisis, now says the way to navigate through the bitter post-crisis politics is to rebuild local communities......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 13th, 2019

​Global economy slows, pushing Europe’s Central Bank to make a surprise move

Just a few months ago, the European Central Bank put the brakes on a vast economic stimulus program devised during the financial crisis......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 8th, 2019

Argentina Central Bank Boosts Main Rate to 40% in Third Rise in Eight Days

Argentina’s central bank unexpectedly raised interest rates for the third time in eight days Friday in an attempt to prop up its faltering currency, as the country finds itself once again battling a financial crisis......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 4th, 2018

Fed"s Powell Warns Against Overstating Influence of U.S. Monetary Policy on Global Financial Conditions

Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said the central bank would communicate its interest-rate policy strategy “as clearly and transparently as possible” to avoid market turmoil that could ripple through foreign economies......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 8th, 2018

Powell Warns Against Overstating Impact of Fed Policy on Global Financial Conditions

Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said the central bank would communicate its interest-rate policy strategy “as clearly and transparently as possible” to avoid market turmoil that could ripple through foreign economies......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 8th, 2018

Fed"s Powell Says Central Banks Can"t Take Independence for Granted

An erosion of public trust in institutions could threaten the independence of central banks and requires greater transparency from policy makers following the 2008 financial crisis, Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 25th, 2018

Fed mulls Obama-era Volcker Rule relief

The central bank will look at ways to revise the strict trading regulation implemented on banks in the wake of the financial crisis......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 30th, 2018

European Central Bank holds on interest rate hike, sets end date for stimulus program

The European Central Bank said Thursday it will phase out at year-end its stimulus program, which is credited with helping the 19 countries that use the euro recover from the financial crisis.      .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 14th, 2018

Borrowers take a hit as Fed rate hikes kick in

The world’s largest central bank is pulling back the economic props put in place after the financial crisis, presenting a new challenge for the so-far sturdy global recovery: a possible slowdown in consumer spending due to rising interest rates......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 15th, 2018

The Bank of England is ready to raise interest rates today — it could be an "unnecessary risk"

Anthony Devlin/Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Business Insider The Bank of England is set to hike interest rates for just the second time since the financial crisis later on Thursday. Britain's central bank is expected to raise rates from 0.5% t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 2nd, 2018

Turkish Lira"s Fall Hammers Emerging Markets World-Wide

Turkey’s currency plunged again, rattling other vulnerable emerging markets, while the country’s central bank made policy moves that failed to assuage investors about the economy’s perilous financial condition......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjAug 13th, 2018

Australia"s cbank on hold despite 27 recession-free years

Australia's central bank entered its third year of policy stability on Tuesday, a.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 4th, 2018

In One Chart: Turkey central bank’s next move is anyone’s guess — and that leaves lira vulnerable

Ahead of Turkey’s central bank policy update on Thursday, market participants can’t find a consensus on what officials might do to stem Ankara’s currency crisis......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 12th, 2018

Fed likely to raise rates, possibly end "accommodative" policy era

With the Federal Reserve widely expected to raise interest rates on Wednesday, financial markets are focused on whether signs of an acceleration in U.S. economic growth will prompt the central bank to ramp up the pace of monetary policy tightening......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 26th, 2018