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Feds Kaplan Sees 2019 As Decision Time On Rate Hike Path

DALLAS/WASHINGTON – The Federal Reserve should keep raising U.S. interest rates until mid-2019, and only then needs to take a decision on when it ought to stop,...

World Stock Markets Fall Trade Fears And Rate Hikes Worries Weigh

NEW YORK – World share indexes limped toward their worst week in almost six months on Friday and trading was volatile as investors weighed solid economic data...

No More Neutral Rate The Shine Comes Off The Feds R-star

BOSTON – In a speech last month Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell voiced doubts about the usefulness of some of the key economic measures officials have been...

World Stock Markets On Pace For Worst Week Since March As Trade Rate Hikes Weigh

NEW YORK – World share indexes limped toward their worst week in almost six months on Friday, with Asia equities hitting a 14-month low and U.S. stocks down in...

Interest Rate Futures Traders See More Fed Hikes Next Year

– Bets are building that the Federal Reserve will follow this year’s interest rate hikes with more next year after the U.S. government reported on Friday...

Instant View Us August Job Growth Surges

– U.S. job growth accelerated in August, with wages notching their largest annual increase in nine years, strengthening views the economy was so far weathering the...

Fed Likely To Need To Hike Rates A Bit Beyond Neutral Evans

– The Federal Reserve will likely have to raise interest rates past the neutral rate to keep the economy on a sustainable growth path and inflation around target,...

Atlanta Fed Lifts Us Third-quarter Gdp View To 47 Percent

NEW YORK – The U.S. economy is growing at a 4.7 percent annualized rate in the third quarter, the Atlanta Federal Reserve’s GDPNow forecast model showed on...

Global Stocks Still Hooked On Buybacks Trade War Snaring More Bulls Reuters Poll

BENGALURU – The historic run-up in world shares will continue through 2019, but the outlook for almost half of the major bourses polled by Reuters has slipped,...