One Bank"s Striking Admission: The Fringe Is Now In Charge Because Of Central Banks

Whereas several years ago, forecasting that central banks would unleash wars, bloodshed and social conflict was considered so preposterous, it was relegated to the domain of fringe, tinfoil hat blogs, it has gradually been .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 9th, 2018

Beware The Zombies: BIS Warns That Non-Viable Firms Are Crippling Global Growth

Ten years after central banks unleashed a period of record low interest rates, the central banks' central bank is warning that this may not have been the smartest move. In the latest quarterly review from the Bank of International S.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 23rd, 2018

Why Central Bank Gold Buying Just Isn’t Enough for Gold Bugs in 2018

New World Gold Council data shows that gold has continued to be an important part of central banks’ foreign exchange reserves in 2018. Yet central banks are far from being the only net buyers of gold......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 20th, 2018

Turkish Lira Plunges As Ankara Prepares Non-Performing Loan Bailout For Local Banks

Two days after the Turkish central bank shocked the market with a whopping.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 17th, 2018

Central banks take the stage; Kroger earnings; US-China trade talks

1. Central banks take the stage: The European Central Bank, the Bank of England and the Turkish Central Bank will make policy decisions on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 13th, 2018

Market Extra: Case for dollar bulls intact ahead of central bank meetings

Despite a muted start to the month, the bull case for the U.S. dollar remains intact as the Federal Reserve is blazing ahead in raising interest rates, leaving other central banks behind, say analysts......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 11th, 2018

After 10 Years Of "Recovery," What Are Central Banks So Afraid Of?

Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, If the world's economies still need central bank life support to survive, they aren't healthy--they're barely clinging to life. The "recovery"/Bull Market is in its 10th year, and yet.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 6th, 2018

Carney says ready to stay longer at Bank of England

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said on Tuesday he was ready to extend his time in charge of the central bank to help Britain's economy as it leaves the European Union. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 4th, 2018

How India’s Debt Recovery Is Spurring Record M&A

India’s banks have stepped up a drive to sell the assets of companies that can’t repay their debts. A deadline set by the central bank to restructure an estimated 3.6 trillion rupees ($51 billion) of stressed loans expired on Aug. 27, driving at .....»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 30th, 2018

Turkish Lira Weakens as Central Bank Fails to Assuage Investors

Turkey’s central bank took steps to undo some of the emergency support it provided to its banks, reviving investor concerns over the nation’s financial stability as the lira continued its slide against the dollar......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 29th, 2018

Qatar and Turkey central banks sign swap agreement

Qatar and Turkey's central banks have signed a currency swap agreement to provide liquidity and support for financial stability, Qatar's central bank said on Sunday, days after Turkey's Gulf ally pledged $15 billion in support......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 19th, 2018

Taiwan central bank head skeptical about virtual currencies

Virtual currencies, despite in fast development, are unable to replace the existing two-tier currency system (central bank vs commercial banks; and the latter vs customers) - namely cash - becaus.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesAug 14th, 2018

Turkey tries to contain crisis, but currency keeps falling

Turkey's central bank has announced a series of measures to help banks manage their liquidity......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 13th, 2018

Turkish lira pulls back from record low, markets rattled

Turkey's lira pulled back from a record low of 7.24 to the dollar on Monday after the central bank pledged to provide liquidity and cut reserve requirements for Turkish banks, but its meltdown continued to rattle global markets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 13th, 2018

Turkish lira pulls back from record low after central bank frees up liquidity

Turkey's lira pulled back from an overnight record low of 7.24 to the dollar on Monday after the central bank pledged to provide liquidity and cut lira and foreign currency reserve requirements for Turkish banks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 13th, 2018

Lira plunges vs. dollar as ECB worries about banks exposure to Turkey: report

The Turkish lira plunged to a fresh record low against the U.S. dollar Friday, following a report the European Central Bank is growing more concerned about exposure of region.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 10th, 2018

ECB worries that some European banks may be too exposed to Turkey: FT

The European Central Bank is getting increasingly concerned about the exposure of exposure of some banks in the.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 10th, 2018

U.K. Central Bank Rate Rise Means More Profits For U.K. Banks

U.K. Central Bank Rate Rise Means More Profits For U.K. Banks.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaAug 6th, 2018

BOJ seeks to make its ammunition last longer as options dwindle

The Bank of Japan pledged to keep its massive stimulus in place but made tweaks to reduce adverse effects of its policies on markets and commercial banks, reflecting the central bank's view that its inflation target remains stubbornly out of reach......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 31st, 2018

Global Week Ahead: U.S., Japan and Brazil Policy Meetings

In the week ahead, central banks including the U.S. Federal Reserve, Bank of Japan and Brazil’s central bank will hold policy meetings......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 29th, 2018

Central Banks Versus Trade Wars: What Moves the Markets Next Week

DailyFX com Talking Points Trade wars have been a dominant if sporadic fundamental theme these past few months but the EU US agreement eases tension Ahead we have five central bank rate decisions three of which Fed BoE and BoJ.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqJul 28th, 2018