Central Banks / Central Bank Events

Exclusive: Bangladesh Bank, NY Fed discuss suing Manila bank for heist damages

Exclusive: Bangladesh Bank, NY Fed discuss suing Manila bank for heist damages

Published 08/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Commuters pass by the front of the Bangladesh central bank building in Dhaka, Bangladesh on March 8, 2016. REUTERS/Ashikur Rahman/File PhotoDHAKA (Reuters) - [more…]

BOJ’s tankan set to show big manufacturers’ mood improving

BOJ’s tankan set to show big manufacturers’ mood improving

Published 08/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: A man walks past a factory at the Keihin industrial zone in Kawasaki, south of Tokyo, Japan, August 18, 2016. Picture taken on [more…]

Strong November U.S. job gains anticipated- wages seen rising

Strong November U.S. job gains anticipated- wages seen rising

Published 08/12/2017

Brochures are displayed for job seekers at the Construction Careers Now! hiring event in Denver, Colorado U.S. August 2, 2017. REUTERS/Rick WilkingWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. [more…]

EU exec proposes deeper euro zone integration to unite EU

EU exec proposes deeper euro zone integration to unite EU

Published 06/12/2017

European Union flags flutter outside the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium June 14, 2017. REUTERS/Francois LenoirBRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission proposed on Wednesday [more…]

Factbox: EU Commission proposals on euro zone reform

Factbox: EU Commission proposals on euro zone reform

Published 06/12/2017

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission proposed on Wednesday a package of legislative and non-binding measures to reform the euro zone and make it more [more…]

Confusion reigns as banks scramble to price FX, bond research under EU markets revamp

Confusion reigns as banks scramble to price FX, bond research under EU markets revamp

Published 04/12/2017

Jordanian Dinar, Yuan, Dollar, Canadian Dollar, Pound and Riyals banknotes are seen in this picture illustration taken June 13, 2017. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/IllustrationLONDON (Reuters) - How [more…]

Bank of France’s Villeroy: See no Europe-wide bubbles, but local bubbles possible

Bank of France’s Villeroy: See no Europe-wide bubbles, but local bubbles possible

Published 04/12/2017

File Picture: Governor of the Bank of France Francois Villeroy de Galhau attends a news conference held at the close of the G20 Finance Ministers [more…]

BOJ’s Kuroda calls for reforms to better use fintech

BOJ’s Kuroda calls for reforms to better use fintech

Published 04/12/2017

Central Bank Governor Haruhiko Kuroda of the Bank of Japan attends ECB's Central Bank Communications Conference in Frankfurt, Germany, November 14, 2017. REUTERS/Kai PfaffenbachTOKYO (Reuters) [more…]

Enter the ‘petro’: Venezuela to launch oil-backed cryptocurrency

Enter the ‘petro’: Venezuela to launch oil-backed cryptocurrency

Published 03/12/2017

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro looked to the world of digital currency to circumvent U.S.-led financial sanctions, announcing on Sunday the launch of the "petro" backed by oil reserves to shore up a collapsed economy. [more…]

China cracks down on online micro-lending firms with new rules

China cracks down on online micro-lending firms with new rules

Published 01/12/2017

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s financial regulators on Friday circulated new rules to local governments targeting a rampantly growing online micro-lending sector, part of a campaign [more…]