Interest Rates / Policy

Shares knocked lower after new U.S. tariff threat on Chinese goods

Shares knocked lower after new U.S. tariff threat on Chinese goods

Published 17/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Stock markets headed south on Monday as investors took fright at news that Washington was set to announce a new round of [more…]

ECB should clarify pace of rate hikes when time comes: Coeure

ECB should clarify pace of rate hikes when time comes: Coeure

Published 17/09/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - The European Central Bank should clarify the pace at which it intends to raise interest rates when the time for further policy [more…]

High U.S. stock valuations hinge on inflation, interest rates

High U.S. stock valuations hinge on inflation, interest rates

Published 17/09/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors are banking on tame inflation and interest rates to support U.S. stock prices and help counter any concerns over an [more…]

Turkish economic growth dips, lira crisis darkens outlook

Turkish economic growth dips, lira crisis darkens outlook

Published 10/09/2018

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish economic growth slowed to 5.2 percent year-on-year in the second quarter, data showed on Monday, in what officials described as an [more…]

Oil up as U.S. drilling stalls, Iranian sanctions bite

Oil up as U.S. drilling stalls, Iranian sanctions bite

Published 10/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Monday as U.S. drilling stalled and as investors anticipated lower supply once new U.S. sanctions against Iran’s crude [more…]

Real estate market could lead to Europe’s next crisis, ECB says

Real estate market could lead to Europe’s next crisis, ECB says

Published 05/09/2018

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Europe’s next crisis could originate in the real estate market, European Central Bank supervisor Daniele Nouy said in an interview with a [more…]

Crisis-hit Argentina hopes for improved IMF deal this month

Crisis-hit Argentina hopes for improved IMF deal this month

Published 05/09/2018

WASHINGTON/BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentina’s government said on Tuesday it hoped the International Monetary Fund would agree in the second half of September to a [more…]