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Global financial stability risks rising with trade tensions, IMF says

10 Oct 2018

Risks to the global financial system have risen over the past six months and could increase sharply if pressures in emerging markets escalate or global trade relations deteriorate further, the International Monetary Fund said on Wednesday. | Video

Global financial stability risks rising with trade tensions, IMF says

10 Oct 2018

Oct 10 Risks to the global financial system have risen over the past six months and could increase sharply if pressures in emerging markets escalate or global trade relations deteriorate further, the International Monetary Fund said on Wednesday.

Daly appointment shows diversity gap between regional Feds

15 Sep 2018

WASHINGTON The appointment of Mary Daly as the second-ever woman to head up the San Francisco Federal Reserve makes plain that some regional central banks continue to make strides in creating a diverse leadership as criticism intensifies about the Fed's hiring policies while others fall behind.

Daly appointment shows diversity gap between regional Feds

15 Sep 2018

WASHINGTON, Sept 14 The appointment of Mary Daly as the second-ever woman to head up the San Francisco Federal Reserve makes plain that some regional central banks continue to make strides in creating a diverse leadership as criticism intensifies about the Fed's hiring policies while others fall behind.

Fed's Kaplan sees 2019 as decision time on rate hike path

08 Sep 2018

DALLAS/WASHINGTON The Federal Reserve should keep raising U.S. interest rates until mid-2019, and only then needs to take a decision on when it ought to stop, Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan suggested on Friday.

Fed likely to need to hike rates 'a bit beyond neutral' - Evans

07 Sep 2018

The Federal Reserve will likely have to raise interest rates past the neutral rate to keep the economy on a sustainable growth path and inflation around target, according to Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans.

'Amazon effect' could have impact on inflation dynamics: paper

26 Aug 2018

More frequent price changes for goods and a rise in the consistency of pricing due to the growth of online retailers may be affecting inflation, according to an academic paper presented on Saturday to some of the world's top central bankers.

U.S. inflation pressures rise in July; Fed on track to lift rates

10 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON U.S. consumer prices rose in July and the underlying trend continued to strengthen, pointing to a steady increase in inflation pressures that keeps the Federal Reserve on track to gradually raise interest rates.

Fed's plan to raise rates appears intact despite Trump criticism

02 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON If President Donald Trump's comments that the Federal Reserve risked killing U.S. economic growth with higher interest rates was even discussed at a policy meeting that ended on Wednesday, there was no sign of it as the central bank indicated it would stick with its forecast of two more rate increases this year.

Fed leaves rates unchanged, stays on course for September hike

02 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged on Wednesday but characterized the economy as strong, keeping the central bank on track to increase borrowing costs in September.

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