Shrutee Sarkar

ECB rate hike timing pushed further back again: Reuters poll

05 Apr 2019

BENGALURU The European Central Bank will delay any interest rate hikes further into next year than previously thought as euro zone economic growth and inflation prospects have dimmed, a Reuters poll of economists showed.

Euro still in favour, but downside risks prevail

05 Apr 2019

BENGALURU The euro will rebound from its worst start to a year since 2015 to gain over the coming 12 months, according to a Reuters poll of analysts, although they warned that risks to that view were skewed to the downside.

Fed done raising interest rates; significant chance of cut in 2020: Reuters poll

29 Mar 2019

BENGALURU The U.S. Federal Reserve is done raising interest rates until at least the end of next year, according to economists in a Reuters poll who gave a 40 percent chance of at least one rate cut by end-2020.

ECB rate-hike prospects before next downturn are fading: Reuters Poll

15 Mar 2019

BENGALURU The European Central Bank may have missed its opportunity to raise interest rates before the next downturn, according to a Reuters poll that shows a majority of central bank policy watchers aren't confident they will.

Dark days ahead for Indian rupee over trade, election jitters: Reuters poll

07 Mar 2019

BENGALURU The Indian rupee's weak start to 2019 is an indication of how it will perform over the coming year, strategists in a Reuters poll said, citing uncertainty ahead of a general election in May and a potential trade conflict with the United States.

Coeure best-suited for ECB presidency but Liikanen is favourite: Reuters poll

06 Mar 2019

BENGALURU/FRANKFURT The best qualified candidate is unlikely to become the European Central Bank's next president given the political intricacies of the selection process and legal hurdles, a Reuters poll of over 50 economists suggested.

ECB to delay rate hikes to next year, restart cheap loans soon: Reuters poll

01 Mar 2019

BENGALURU Faced with a serious slowdown in euro zone economic growth, the European Central Bank is set to delay hiking interest rates from record lows until next year and will soon re-launch its offer of long-term loans to banks, a Reuters poll found. | Video

Rupee the 'whipping boy', but to dodge record low: Reuters poll

06 Feb 2019

BENGALURU The Indian rupee is set to underperform against the dollar again this year, weighed down by uncertainty ahead of a national election in May, but is unlikely to retest life-time lows, a Reuters poll showed.

Global economy in real danger if U.S.-China trade war escalates: Reuters poll

25 Jan 2019

BENGALURU A synchronized global economic slowdown is under way and any escalation in the U.S.-China trade war would trigger a sharper downturn, according to Reuters polls of hundreds of economists from around the world. | Video

ECB rate hike to be delayed as recession risks rise again: Reuters poll

18 Jan 2019

BENGALURU The European Central Bank is expected to wait until the fourth quarter to raise its deposit rate, later than thought just a month ago, according to economists in a Reuters poll, who also said the chances of a euro zone recession have grown.

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