BRIEF-IMF Bentham updates on settlement of an Australian matter it funded
* refers to its previous announcement on 22 July 2016 concerning conditional settlement of an australian matter it has funded.
LAGOS Oct 18 Nigeria's overnight interbank rate was quoted at a record high of 150 percent on Tuesday, two days after lenders placed funds with the central bank to participate in last Friday's currency forward auction, traders said.
They said few deals were done on Tuesday due to a shortage of naira on the money market, with lenders loath to place funds until the result of Friday's currency auction was published. (Reporting by Oludare Mayowa and Chijioke Ohuocha; editing by Mark Heinrich)
May 28 The U.S. economy is at or near the Federal Reserve's goals of full employment and stable prices, San Francisco Fed President John Williams said, adding that the U.S. central bank wants to make sure markets stay calm as it slowly returns interest-rate policy to normal.