Federal Reserve

The chair of the US Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen, said yesterday evening that she did not expect another financial [...]

28 June 2017

In recent months sentiment towards financial markets has been broadly positive in Western economies. But, as the [...]

27 June 2017
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America's 34 largest banks have all passed the first stage of the Federal Reserve's annual stress tests, meaning [...]

22 June 2017
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Gold is a sacred asset to investors when times get tough. But despite the UK election sending shockwaves across [...]

20 June 2017
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Volatility is an important measure in financial markets. At times of stress or uncertainty, volatility rises. [...]

19 June 2017
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As UK inflation reaches 2.9 per cent, should the MPC HIKE or HOLD interest rates? [...]

14 June 2017
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Sterling rose in Tuesday trading as the prospects for central bank tightening plans vied for traders’ attention [...]

13 June 2017
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The Federal Reserve is expected to hike its key federal funds rate for the second time this year on Wednesday [...]

12 June 2017
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While the European market has, in recent months, been blindsided by politics, the region’s recovery has quietly [...]

30 May 2017
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The American economy performed far better than economists previously thought at the start of 2017, as revised [...]

26 May 2017
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The US Federal Reserve has signalled it is close to raising rates again as it considers ways to pare backs its [...]

24 May 2017
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The US dollar greeted the election of Donald Trump as President with a surge to its highest point in 13 years. [...]

24 May 2017
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Political turmoil in Washington has prompted yet more money to flow out of American assets, as scandal surrounding [...]

19 May 2017
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The headlines of May 1997 were all about a landslide Election victory and central bank independence. Fast forward [...]

19 May 2017
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The Federal Reserve has voted not to raise its key interest rate today, following hikes in December and March. [...]

3 May 2017
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