Inflation

Gearing up for rate hike, UK households turn gloomier on finances:…

Gearing up for rate hike, UK households turn gloomier on finances:…

Published 19/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: A woman shops in a supermarket in London, Britain April 11, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall/File PhotoLONDON (Reuters) - British households’ gloom about their finances [more…]

Swedish central banker Floden gets renewed mandate

Swedish central banker Floden gets renewed mandate

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: The sign for Sweden's central bank is pictured in Stockholm, Sweden, August 12, 2016. REUTERS/Violette GoarantSTOCKHOLM (Reuters) - One of the Swedish central [more…]

Hedge funds wager on rising wages and inflation with consumer,…

Hedge funds wager on rising wages and inflation with consumer,…

Published 15/02/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - In late 2017, several well-known hedge funds made bets on companies selling goods considered non-essential by consumers and on companies processing [more…]

Long bonds a ‘significant risk’ as inflation revs: BlackRock’s Rieder

Long bonds a ‘significant risk’ as inflation revs: BlackRock’s Rieder

Published 14/02/2018

Long-dated bonds "represent a significant risk" as investors focus on signs inflation is rising, a top portfolio manager with BlackRock Inc said on Wednesday. [more…]

A decade after recession, a jump in U.S. states with wage gains

A decade after recession, a jump in U.S. states with wage gains

Published 05/02/2018

Newly hired employees take a break from training to pose for a group photo at the chain’s soon-to-open 54th outlet in Oakland, California ,U.S., January [more…]

ECB’s Draghi says euro strength is a source of uncertainty

ECB’s Draghi says euro strength is a source of uncertainty

Published 25/01/2018

European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi holds a news conference following the governing council's interest rate decision at the ECB headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, [more…]

ECB monetary stimulus still needed to push up inflation -Draghi

ECB monetary stimulus still needed to push up inflation -Draghi

Published 25/01/2018

European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi holds a news conference following the governing council's interest rate decision at the ECB headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, [more…]

Philippines economy seen ending 2017 on high note as fourth-quarter gr

Philippines economy seen ending 2017 on high note as fourth-quarter gr

Published 22/01/2018

Buildings are seen as vehicles pass through the financial district of Makati city, metro Manila, Philippines November 22, 2017. REUTERS/Romeo RanocoMANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines’ [more…]

China’s factory inflation slowest in 13 months as war on pollution ste

China’s factory inflation slowest in 13 months as war on pollution ste

Published 10/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: A man collects recyclables from an alley as smoke billows from the chimney of a factory in rural Gaoyi county, known for its [more…]

UK economy set for ‘underwhelming’ 2018, says British Chambers of Comm

UK economy set for ‘underwhelming’ 2018, says British Chambers of Comm

Published 10/01/2018

Shoppers and tourists walk along Oxford Street during the sales in central London, Britain, December 28, 2017. REUTERS/Russell BoyceLONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s economy looks set [more…]