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Turkey’s Erdogan plans to take greater control of economy: Bloomberg

Turkey’s Erdogan plans to take greater control of economy: Bloomberg

Published 15/05/2018

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey’s Tayyip Erdogan said he plans to take greater control of the economy after presidential elections next month and the central bank [more…]

Australia central bank ‘a source of stability’ as banking scandal…

Australia central bank ‘a source of stability’ as banking scandal…

Published 15/05/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Damaging revelations of widespread misconduct in Australia’s banking sector could hurt house price growth and household spending, the country’s central bank said [more…]

Dollar surge bringing emerging market rate cut cycle to a halt

Dollar surge bringing emerging market rate cut cycle to a halt

Published 07/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A resurgent dollar and higher borrowing costs are smashing through Argentina and Turkey’s currencies like a wrecking ball and raising the likelihood [more…]

Malaysia central bank seen holding key rate on moderating core…

Malaysia central bank seen holding key rate on moderating core…

Published 07/05/2018

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia’s central bank is expected to leave its benchmark interest rate unchanged at a policy meeting on Thursday, a day after [more…]

Argentina curbs peso’s fall though risks linger

Argentina curbs peso’s fall though risks linger

Published 07/05/2018

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentina likely stopped a run on the peso with a massive rate hike and lower fiscal deficit target on Friday, though [more…]

Dollar down from 4-month highs ahead of U.S. jobs data

Dollar down from 4-month highs ahead of U.S. jobs data

Published 04/05/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The dollar held steady against a basket of currencies on Friday, having retreated from four-month highs on profit-taking, with the focus on [more…]

U.S. jobs growth expected to regain momentum in April

U.S. jobs growth expected to regain momentum in April

Published 04/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. job growth likely accelerated in April after a weather-related slowdown in the previous month, with the unemployment rate expected to drop [more…]

Euro zone lending picks up, money supply growth slows in March

Euro zone lending picks up, money supply growth slows in March

Published 30/04/2018

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Lending to euro zone households and companies accelerated in March while a broader indicator of money circulating in the currency bloc, which [more…]