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  1. Business - Economy - UNITED STATES

    Fed goals diverge as inflation, jobs clash

    Posted Nov 20th 2014, 06:07am by Bloomberg

    ... as inflation, jobs clash Just when Federal Reserve chairman Janet Yellen and her colleagues approach a decision to raise interest rates, their two mandates will probably be pulling them in different ... inflation gauge will not have budged from its current 1.4 per cent. "Employment is the dominant consideration in the Fed's policymaking process," said Neil Dutta, head of US economics ...

  2. Business - Banking & Finance - INTEREST RATES

    US Fed debates communicating pace of future US interest rate increases

    Posted Nov 21st 2014, 07:21am by Bloomberg

    ... if officials decide to take a stand against inflation seen as too low. The pace of rate increases was "going to be slow until they are really convinced that inflation's sustainably at target ... participants last month felt the committee should stay on the lookout for signs that inflation expectations were declining. Declining expectations could herald an actual fall in prices. The potency ...

  3. Business - Commodities - COMMODITIES

    Hedge funds cut gold bets as demand eases

    Posted Nov 18th 2014, 04:59am by Bloomberg

    ... to a four-year high, the Federal Reserve moved closer to raising borrowing costs, US equities reached records and inflation failed to accelerate. "Gold has everything working against it," said ... fund because it was not clear when inflation would accelerate. Gold dropped to the lowest since 2010 on November 7. The declines are luring buyers of physical metal, including in China ...

  4. Business - Money

    Goldman Sachs sees risk of falling stocks as bond yields rise

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 04:26am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in New York Goldman sees risk of falling stock prices Global equities and bonds may retreat in the next three months, with stocks at risk of a brief sell-off, as rising inflation ... of inflation in the US; our expectation that, as the Fed concludes bond purchases in October 2014 and the macro outlook strengthens, the market will become more hawkish relative to the timing, speed ...

  5. Business - Commodities - PRECIOUS METALS

    Gold price rally defies bearish forecasts

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 05:19am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in New York Precious metal has rebounded as concerns over inflation and unrest send investors to gold haven Gold regains attraction after sharp sell-down Gold is precious again. ... the latest government data points to an improved US economy and Goldman Sachs and Societe Generale predict prices will retreat by the end of the year, inflation concerns and pockets of unrest ...

  6. Business - Economy - MONETARY POLICY

    Ringgit is best carry bet amid rate rise outlook

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 03:12am by Bloomberg

    ... in 2014, on September 18 and November 6. The median estimate for the ringgit is 3.23 by the end of the fourth quarter, stronger than 3.32 at the end of March. Malaysia's inflation reached 3.3 ... "On the back of that as well, are rising inflationary pressures. What that really means is this is a central bank who should be comfortable to allow the currency to appreciate." Inflation ...

  7. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    BOJ mulls big balance sheet after CPI target

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 05:57am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Tokyo Japanese central bank plans to buy long-term government debt until inflation hits 2pc to reduce the risk of a surge in long-term bond yields BOJ mulls big balance sheet after CPI target Bank of Japan officials are considering maintaining a large balance sheet for the central bank even after it achieves its inflation target, reducing the risk of a surge ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance

    Federal Reserve cuts stimulus by US$10 billion

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 04:20am by Bloomberg

    ... the Federal Open Market Committee said in a statement in Washington. “The likelihood of inflation running persistently below 2 percent has diminished somewhat.” The central bank left its target ... as shorter-term yields rose at a faster pace. Shorter maturities are more sensitive to what the Fed does with interest rates, while longer-dated debt is more influenced by the outlook for inflation ...

  9. Property - International - CANADA

    Toronto condo sales surge on rentals demand

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 05:20am by Bloomberg

    ... apartments to buy and rent as a more affordable option, Etherington said. There will be enough demand to push condominium price expansion above the rate of inflation for the rest of the year, Jason ...

  10. Business - Money - MARKETS

    Impact of Brazil's crushing World Cup defeat to extend far beyond field

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:55am by Bloomberg

    ... corruption allegations. Her policies aimed at reviving the economy have stoked annual inflation exceeding 6.5 per cent, the upper limit of the government's target range. The semi-final loss, ... the tournament in a country where 7.2 million people still live on US$1.25 or less a day. More than one million people took to the streets last year to protest against inflation, corruption and poor ...




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