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Russia Raises Interest Rates to Boost Ruble

Russia’s central bank raised interest rates, moving to defend the ruble as global investors question the outlook for emerging-market economies and the possibility of fresh U.S. sanctions......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 14th, 2018

Currencies: Dollar index heads for worst week in 3, Russian ruble rallies on rate hike

A U.S. dollar index is on track for a nearly 1% weekly drop, thanks to continued weakness on Friday, while in emerging markets, Russia was the latest central bank to bump up interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 14th, 2018

Trump says Russia and China are playing a currency game

President Donald Trump accused Russia and China on Monday of devaluing their currencies while the United States raises interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 16th, 2018

Trump says Russia and China are playing a currency game

President Donald Trump accused Russia and China on Monday of devaluing their currencies while the United States raises interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 16th, 2018

7 Ways the Fed’s Decisions on Interest Rates Affect You

(TNS)—When the Federal Reserve raises inte.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaNov 11th, 2018

Job growth beats expectations. That could boost Republicans but also trigger higher interest rates

A stronger-than-expected labor market report Friday .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 2nd, 2018

Bank of Canada Raises Interest Rates

The Bank of Canada raised its key interest rate by a quarter-percentage point, as a resolution on a new North American trade pact and easing concerns over household debt gave policy makers more confidence in Canada’s economic outlook......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 25th, 2018

Fed faces growing challenge holding rates in target range

The upward drift in the Fed funds rate adds another headache for the central bank as it raises interest rates to more normal levels and works to reduce its swollen balance sheet without causing disruptions in financial markets......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 24th, 2018

Finance Stock Q3 Earnings Roster for Oct 25: CME, DFS, JEF

Rising interest rates and a lowered tax incidence are expected to boost the finance sector's third-quart.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytOct 24th, 2018

Trump Escalates Attack On Powell: "Every Time We Do Something Great, He Raises Interest Rates"

Though the NYFRB's Plu.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 23rd, 2018

U.S. Sanctions Give Russian Economy an Unintended Boost

U.S. sanctions have driven the price of oil and the ruble apart—leaving Russia with expensive crude and a cheaper currency, a combination that is helping its economy......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 16th, 2018

Trump"s unusual Fed bashing raises the stakes of a policy blunder that damages the economy

Jacquelyn Martin/AP President Donald Trump is blaming the Federal Reserve for the stock market's sell-off.  While it's unusual for the US president to publicly bash the Fed, many investors agree that fears of higher interest rates are partly re.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 14th, 2018

Banks Brace for Downside of Higher Rates

Banks have enjoyed a profit boost from rising interest rates over the past couple of years. But now those higher rates could turn into a drag......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjOct 7th, 2018

Fed Raises Rates, Signals One More Increase This Year

The Federal Reserve raised short-term interest rates by another quarter-percentage point—and officials signaled they want to continue lifting them through the next year to keep a strong economy on an even keel......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 27th, 2018

Stocks slip after Federal Reserve raises interest rates

U.S. stock indexes slipped Wednesday afte.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesSep 26th, 2018

Fed raises U.S. interest rates, sees at least three more years of growth

The U.S. Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday and left intact its plans to steadily tighten monetary policy, as it forecast that the U.S. economy would enjoy at least three more years of growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 26th, 2018

Federal Reserve raises interest rates

The Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the third time this year......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnSep 26th, 2018

NewsWatch: Stocks reverse gains to close lower as the Fed raises interest rates a third time in 2018

Stocks on Wednesday surrender earlier gains to close lower after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 25 basis points as widely anticipated.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 26th, 2018

Fed Raises Interest Rates Again — And More Hikes Are Coming

Fed officials reaffirmed their outlook for further gradual hikes well into.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 26th, 2018

Market Snapshot: U.S. stock-market gains accelerate as Fed raises interest rates by quarter-point

Stocks hold on to gains Wednesday after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 25 basis points as widely anticipated and indicated its intent to again tighten monetary policy by the end of the year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 26th, 2018

Fed Raises Interest Rates, Signals One More Increase This Year

The Federal Reserve raised short-term interest rates by another quarter-percentage point—and officials signaled they want to continue lifting them through the next year to keep a strong economy on an even keel......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 26th, 2018