Money Markets

Key ECB supervision role to go unfilled in board-room impasse

Key ECB supervision role to go unfilled in board-room impasse

Published 08/02/2019

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - A key euro zone banking supervision role is set to go unfilled for an indefinite time after ECB chief Mario Draghi failed [more…]

Barclays lowers U.S. first quarter GDP growth view to 2.5 percent

Barclays lowers U.S. first quarter GDP growth view to 2.5 percent

Published 23/01/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Barclays economists said on Wednesday they reduced their outlook on U.S. economic growth in the first quarter to an annualized rate [more…]

BlackRock plans environmentally conscious money market fund

BlackRock plans environmentally conscious money market fund

Published 22/01/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc is planning a new fund for investors looking to park their cash safely while helping the environment, expanding options [more…]

Swedish central bank eyes global uncertainty as it mulls further…

Swedish central bank eyes global uncertainty as it mulls further…

Published 09/01/2019

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Uncertainties about the global economy mean Sweden’s central bank needs to move cautiously in tightening policy after its first hike in more [more…]

U.S. stock funds post record December withdrawals: estimate

U.S. stock funds post record December withdrawals: estimate

Published 03/01/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors pulled $98 billion from U.S.-based stock funds in December, a calendar-month record that emphasizes the diminishing goodwill in financial markets, [more…]

Fed survey points to a scaling back of bets on emerging market gains

Fed survey points to a scaling back of bets on emerging market gains

Published 28/12/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Most financial market credit officers surveyed by the Federal Reserve in November said their big clients were exposed to emerging markets but [more…]

U.S. stock funds attract cash for first time in six weeks: Lipper

U.S. stock funds attract cash for first time in six weeks: Lipper

Published 27/12/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. fund investors eased into wild stock markets during the latest week, adding $5.2 billion, according to Lipper data on Thursday [more…]

Fed chair’s job is not in jeopardy, White House economic adviser says

Fed chair’s job is not in jeopardy, White House economic adviser says

Published 26/12/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the U.S. Federal Reserve faces no risk of losing his job and President Donald Trump is happy with his [more…]

Canadian dollar hits 19-month low as risk aversion offsets GDP gain

Canadian dollar hits 19-month low as risk aversion offsets GDP gain

Published 21/12/2018

TORONTO (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar fell to a 19-month low against its broadly stronger U.S. counterpart on Friday, as declines for stocks and the [more…]

U.S. stock funds set for record monthly withdrawals: Lipper

U.S. stock funds set for record monthly withdrawals: Lipper

Published 21/12/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors fled U.S.-based stock funds in the latest week, setting those investments up for their biggest month of withdrawals on record, [more…]