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CBC.ca
Our uncomfortable ride with central bankers who can't take us home again: Neil Macdonaldway central banks have been doing since the Great Recession, would erode the va
Our uncomfortable ride with central bankers who can't take us home again: Neil Macdonald
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
way central banks have been doing since the Great Recession, would erode the value of a dollar, or a euro, or a yen. The U.S. Federal Reserve alone has printed about $3.8 trillion since 2009. That's enough to buy 38 million million-dollar... Read more
4d
asianage
Fed stance powers bulls at SensexCall it the U.S. Fed chief Janet Yellen effect that saw the Sensex surge a robu
Fed stance powers bulls at Sensex
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
Call it the U.S. Fed chief Janet Yellen effect that saw the Sensex surge a robust 266 points, to close at 28,773 after two days of losses over uncertainty of the US Fed’s move. Ms Yellen keeping the rates unchanged saw foreign portfolio investors... Read more
5d
Channel NewsAsia
Shares rally, dollar sags on slow-motion Fedshift to targeting a positive yield curve, a move that was considered bullish f
Shares rally, dollar sags on slow-motion Fed
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
shift to targeting a positive yield curve, a move that was considered bullish for banks, insurers and pension funds. The U.S. Fed did highlight the risk of a hike in December, but the forward guidance on rates - known as the dot points - left... Read more
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Reuters
Shares rally, dollar sags on slow-motion Fedshift to targeting a positive yield curve, a move that was considered bullish f
Shares rally, dollar sags on slow-motion Fed
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
shift to targeting a positive yield curve, a move that was considered bullish for banks, insurers and pension funds. The U.S. Fed did highlight the risk of a hike in December, but the forward guidance on rates - known as the dot points - left... Read more
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5d
Profit Confidential
Fitbit Inc: Why Traders Are Going Crazy Over Fitbit StockAt a time when oil prices, the Bank of Japan, and the U.S. Fed are going to str
Fitbit Inc: Why Traders Are Going Crazy Over Fitbit Stock
Profit Confidential / Posted 5 days ago
At a time when oil prices, the Bank of Japan, and the U.S. Fed are going to strongly affect the stock markets, Fitbit Inc (NYSE: FIT) is one stock that will trade on the back of its strong fundamentals. There are many surprises lined up for the next... Read more
7d
Market Watch
Asian markets pause ahead of BOJ, Fed decisionsAsian share-trading stayed tentative Tuesday as investors awaited policy decisi
Asian markets pause ahead of BOJ, Fed decisions
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
Asian share-trading stayed tentative Tuesday as investors awaited policy decisions from the U.S. Federal Reserve and the Bank of Japan. Markets reflected the uncertain balance between risks and rewards heading into this week’s central bank meetings,... Read more
8d
Market Watch
Asian shares rise as market waits for Fed, Bank of JapanAsian shares traded mostly higher Monday, as fears receded that the U.S. Federa
Asian shares rise as market waits for Fed, Bank of Japan
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
Asian shares traded mostly higher Monday, as fears receded that the U.S. Federal Reserve would raise interest rates this week. “Definitely they [the U.S. Fed] are not going to move in September,” said Kay Van-Petersen, global macro strategist at... Read more
12d
The Washington Times
George W. Bush’s Afghanistan reconstruction efforts killed by corruptiona viable nation in Afghanistan fell victim not to the ongoing Taliban insurgenc
George W. Bush’s Afghanistan reconstruction efforts killed by corruption
The Washington Times / Posted 12 days ago
a viable nation in Afghanistan fell victim not to the ongoing Taliban insurgency but rather to endemic corruption that the U.S. fed, pumping tens of billions of dollars into a society with a government ill-equipped to handle it, according to a... Read more
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Market Watch
Central banks hit Asian stock marketsAsian shares were largely off Wednesday, as traders braced for an expected tigh
Central banks hit Asian stock markets
Market Watch / Posted 12 days ago
Asian shares were largely off Wednesday, as traders braced for an expected tightening from the U.S. Federal Reserve, and expected loosening from the Bank of Japan. Overnight, the main U.S. indexes closed lower as investors focused on possible action... Read more
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14d
CNBC
Europe seen higher as markets look at Fed, China dataEuropean stocks are expected to open higher on Tuesday as investors digest comm
Europe seen higher as markets look at Fed, China data
CNBC / Posted 14 days ago
European stocks are expected to open higher on Tuesday as investors digest comments from a U.S. Federal Reserve official and the latest data from China. U.S. stocks closed sharply higher on Monday following a dovish speech from Federal Reserve... Read more
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Newsmax
Marc Faber: You Won't Make Money Buying Stocks and Bondswill hike interest rates in September with the November presidential election l
Marc Faber: You Won't Make Money Buying Stocks and Bonds
Newsmax / Posted 14 days ago
will hike interest rates in September with the November presidential election looming for already jittery investors. “The U.S. Fed has grossly overestimated growth rates of the economy, and it appears that it the economic growth has slows down... Read more
15d
USA Today
Asian stocks slump on Fed official’s rate rise commentsat CMC Markets in Sydney. “The balance of risks suggests global economies would
Asian stocks slump on Fed official’s rate rise comments
USA Today / Posted 15 days ago
at CMC Markets in Sydney. “The balance of risks suggests global economies would now be best suited by a scenario where the U.S. Fed cautiously leads world central banks out of the post (Global Financial Crisis) monetary easing cycle.” US VOTE:... Read more
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Daily Herald
Asian stocks slump on Fed official's rate rise commentsat CMC Markets in Sydney. "The balance of risks suggests global economies would
Asian stocks slump on Fed official's rate rise comments
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
at CMC Markets in Sydney. "The balance of risks suggests global economies would now be best suited by a scenario where the U.S. Fed cautiously leads world central banks out of the post (Global Financial Crisis) monetary easing cycle." US VOTE:... Read more
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20d
Reuters Sports News
Konjuh announces herself at U.S. Openat Flushing Meadows. "The type of tennis she played last night, she could be s
Konjuh announces herself at U.S. Open
Reuters Sports News / Posted 20 days ago
at Flushing Meadows. "The type of tennis she played last night, she could be something special," Mary Joe Fernandez, the U.S. Fed Cup captain and ESPN pundit, told Reuters on Tuesday. Her ESPN colleague Pam Shriver, winner of 21 singles titles... Read more
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20d
Channel NewsAsia
Konjuh announces herself at US Openat Flushing Meadows. "The type of tennis she played last night, she could be s
Konjuh announces herself at US Open
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
at Flushing Meadows. "The type of tennis she played last night, she could be something special," Mary Joe Fernandez, the U.S. Fed Cup captain and ESPN pundit, told Reuters on Tuesday. Her ESPN colleague Pam Shriver, winner of 21 singles titles... Read more
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20d
CNBC
Asian markets set for mixed open, as investors digest US services PMI missdollar index was trading at 94.902 in early Asian trade. Markets will likely w
Asian markets set for mixed open, as investors digest US services PMI miss
CNBC / Posted 20 days ago
dollar index was trading at 94.902 in early Asian trade. Markets will likely watch for Australia second-quarter gross domestic product data, China's August foreign exchange reserves, Malaysia's central bank rate decision and the U.S. Fed Beige B... Read more
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22d
Channel NewsAsia
Asia shares rally as US job report seen dimming chance of Sept hikeJeffrey Lacker said on Friday that the U.S. economy appears strong enough to wa
Asia shares rally as US job report seen dimming chance of Sept hike
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
Jeffrey Lacker said on Friday that the U.S. economy appears strong enough to warrant significantly higher interest rates. U.S. Fed Funds futures prices indicated investors were pricing in around a 20 percent chance of a September hike, and more... Read more
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22d
Reuters
Dollar firm after U.S. payrolls do little to change Fed expectationstopping 200,000, investors concluded that the data would not be a serious blow
Dollar firm after U.S. payrolls do little to change Fed expectations
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
topping 200,000, investors concluded that the data would not be a serious blow to the Fed's plan to raise interest rates. U.S. Fed Funds futures price thus quickly gave up gains to stand almost unchanged from before the data, pricing in just over... Read more
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22d
The Hindu
RBI’s Patel seen taking charge on Tuesdaycompared with $274.8 billion three years ago. On the external front, worries o
RBI’s Patel seen taking charge on Tuesday
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
compared with $274.8 billion three years ago. On the external front, worries over further interest rate increases by the U.S. Fed linger. “We expect India to release data this month showing a current account surplus of around $4 billion (0.8 per... Read more
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25d
Reuters
Dollar on defensive after manufacturing disappoints ahead of jobs dataof 91 economists polled by Reuters. [ECONUS] A stronger reading could fan expe
Dollar on defensive after manufacturing disappoints ahead of jobs data
Reuters / Posted 25 days ago
of 91 economists polled by Reuters. [ECONUS] A stronger reading could fan expectations of a near-term rate hike though U.S. Fed Funds rate futures are only pricing in just over 20 percent chance of a tightening at the Fed's next meeting on Sept... Read more
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CNBC
Dollar on defensive after manufacturing disappoints ahead of jobs dataestimate of 91 economists polled by Reuters. A stronger reading could fan expe
Dollar on defensive after manufacturing disappoints ahead of jobs data
CNBC / Posted 25 days ago
estimate of 91 economists polled by Reuters. A stronger reading could fan expectations of a near-term rate hike though U.S. Fed Funds rate futures are only pricing in just over 20 percent chance of a tightening at the Fed's next meeting on Sept... Read more
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The Hindu
Rupee edges up 6 paise to 66.96 against dollarof Friday’s U.S. jobs report. The dollar hit a one-month high against the yen
Rupee edges up 6 paise to 66.96 against dollar
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
of Friday’s U.S. jobs report. The dollar hit a one-month high against the yen on Wednesday. Hawkish comments from the U.S. Fed chair Janet Yellen and other central bank speakers last Friday have lifted expectations that it will raise rates... Read more
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28d
Daily Herald
Global stocks lower, except for Tokyo, on Yellen speechTOKYO -- Most global stocks slipped Monday on remarks from the U.S. Federal Res
Global stocks lower, except for Tokyo, on Yellen speech
Daily Herald / Posted 28 days ago
TOKYO -- Most global stocks slipped Monday on remarks from the U.S. Federal Reserve late last week that the case has strengthened for raising interest rates, but the Tokyo market was an exception and gained on prospects for a strong dollar. KEEPING... Read more
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29d
Salon.com
Asian stocks lower, except for Tokyo, on Yellen speechTOKYO (AP) — Most Asian stocks slipped Monday on remarks from the U.S. Federal
Asian stocks lower, except for Tokyo, on Yellen speech
Salon.com / Posted 29 days ago
TOKYO (AP) — Most Asian stocks slipped Monday on remarks from the U.S. Federal Reserve late last week that the case has strengthened for raising interest rates, but the Tokyo market was an exception and gained on prospects for a strong... Read more
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29d
Salon.com
Asian stocks lower, except for Tokyo, on Yellen speechTOKYO (AP) — Most Asian stocks slipped Monday on remarks from the U.S. Federal
Asian stocks lower, except for Tokyo, on Yellen speech
Salon.com / Posted 29 days ago
TOKYO (AP) — Most Asian stocks slipped Monday on remarks from the U.S. Federal Reserve late last week that the case has strengthened for raising interest rates, but the Tokyo market was an exception and gained on prospects for a strong... Read more
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29d
Daily Herald
Asian stocks lower, except for Tokyo, on Yellen speechTOKYO -- Most Asian stocks slipped Monday on remarks from the U.S. Federal Rese
Asian stocks lower, except for Tokyo, on Yellen speech
Daily Herald / Posted 29 days ago
TOKYO -- Most Asian stocks slipped Monday on remarks from the U.S. Federal Reserve late last week that the case has strengthened for raising interest rates, but the Tokyo market was an exception and gained on prospects for a strong dollar. KEEPING... Read more
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The China Post
Case for rate hike strengthening: YellenYellen WASHINGTON--Justifications for an interest rate increase in the United
Case for rate hike strengthening: Yellen
The China Post / Posted 30 days ago
Yellen WASHINGTON--Justifications for an interest rate increase in the United States have grown in recent months, U.S. Fed chief Janet Yellen said Friday. In an address to a central banking symposium at Jackson Hole, Wyoming, Yellen took... Read more
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Reuters
Negative rates should be integral part of central bank policy optionsmoving to negative rates an exceptional short-term circumstance rather than an
Negative rates should be integral part of central bank policy options
Reuters / Posted a month ago
moving to negative rates an exceptional short-term circumstance rather than an integral part of their toolkit. The U.S. Federal Reserve has been ambivalent about turning to negative interest rates in the future, and only recently confirmed... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Records aside, US Open getting personal for SerenaWilliams 23 grand slam singles titles -- most of any player in the Open Era. M
Records aside, US Open getting personal for Serena
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
Williams 23 grand slam singles titles -- most of any player in the Open Era. Mary Joe Fernandez, an ESPN commentator and U.S. Fed Cup captain who also coached the U.S. team at the Rio Games, agreed the ranking means a lot to Williams. "The No. 1... Read more
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