Shrutee Sarkar

U.S.-China trade war risks driving Fed policy, not Trump's carping: economists

13 Sep 2019

The U.S.-China trade war will worsen or at best stay the same over the coming year, according to economists in a Reuters poll who expect the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates next week for the second meeting in a row.

Dubai house prices to fall sharply: Reuters poll

05 Sep 2019

BENGALURU Dubai house prices will decline sharply this year and next, according to property market experts in a Reuters poll, who said a slowdown in the economy and an oversupply of housing units are big downside risks to their already weak outlook.

ECB back to easing again, but inflation still not in its grip: Reuters poll

04 Sep 2019

BENGALURU The European Central Bank will cut its deposit rate next week and announce a restart of its asset purchase programme, but over 80% of economists polled by Reuters were sceptical about the bank's ability to influence inflation over the medium term.

Trade war escalation nudges U.S. closer to recession - Reuters poll

09 Aug 2019

BENGALURU The recent escalation in the U.S.-China trade war has brought forward the next U.S. recession, according to a majority of economists polled by Reuters who now expect the Federal Reserve to cut rates again in September and once more next year. | Video

Global economic growth rut at risk of deepening despite rate cuts: Reuters polls

26 Jul 2019

BENGALURU A global economic growth rut risks deepening, despite expectations that major central banks will cut rates or ease policy further, according to Reuters polls of over 500 economists who remain worried about the U.S.-China trade war.

Fed to cut rates for first time in a decade this month: Reuters poll

25 Jul 2019

A quarter-point Federal Reserve interest rate cut in July is almost a done deal, according to economists in a Reuters poll, who expect another later in the year amid rising economic risks from the ongoing U.S.-China trade war. | Video

Trade war risks forcing Fed rate cut this year, say economists: Reuters Poll

13 Jun 2019

BENGALURU The chances of a Federal Reserve interest rate cut this year have dramatically increased in the past month, according to a Reuters poll of economists who warned trade tensions will intensify and the risk of a U.S. recession has crept up.

Indian rupee outlook worsens on trade war, growth risks: Reuters poll

06 Jun 2019

BENGALURU The rupee will fall further against the U.S. dollar over the next 12 months than previously thought, hit by slowing growth momentum and an escalating global trade war that has recently threatened to engulf India, a Reuters poll found.

ECB has missed chance to hike rates, will lean towards more easing - Reuters poll

31 May 2019

The European Central Bank has no prospect of raising interest rates through to the end of 2020, according to economists in a Reuters poll who said its next policy move will be to tweak its forward guidance towards more accommodation.

Dollar to reign for another three-six months, then cede ground: Reuters Poll

03 May 2019

BENGALURU The U.S. dollar, which has dominated currency markets since last year, will stay strong for another three to six months before starting to cede ground to most other major currencies, a Reuters poll found.

World News