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  1. Business - Economy

    South Korean finance chiefs fuel hopes for cut in interest rates

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 01:22am by Reuters

    ... that an interest rate cut could be in the offing. While Finance Minister Choi Kyung-hwan did not mention interest rates in his inauguration speech and shut the door on the prospect for a supplementary ... warrant a cut, and if the central bank doesn't lower interest rates, that could hurt markets and sentiment," said Park Sang-hyun, the chief economist at HI Investment & Securities. ...

  2. Business - Banking & Finance

    ECB holds interest rates at record low

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 01:41am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Frankfurt ECB holds interest rates at record low The European Central Bank left interest rates unchanged at record lows yesterday, holding fire while it assesses the impact ... Draghi said. He added: "The key ECB interest rates will remain at the present levels for an extended period of time in view of the current outlook for inflation. Moreover, the Governing ...

  3. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Rise in interest rates is something to welcome, not worry about

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 04:05am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... rise in interest rates, welcome it Homeowners do not have to worry about a sudden surge in interest rates, which would further hit an already ailing property market after the United States ... Business, June 30   I am sure Professor Chan is right. All this talk of tapering by the Fed is just that, talk. The United States is so addicted now to ultra-low interest rates that going into rehab ...

  4. Business - Banking & Finance - MONETARY POLICY

    ECB stimulus comes with hidden message on interest rates

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 04:05am by Bloomberg

    ... with rates message Mario Draghi's latest stimulus tool contains a hidden message: if you think interest rates will rise before 2018, take the money now. The European Central Bank president has ... cent in May. That is probably enough to stave off further action for now. Economists expect the ECB's governing council will keep interest rates unchanged when it meets on Thursday. ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - FREE-TRADE ZONE

    Interest rate reform rolled out to all of Shanghai

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 01:04am by Daniel Ren

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Banks outside city's free-trade zone to decide foreign exchange deposit rates from today Interest rate reform rolled out to all of Shanghai ... the central bank's belief that it could accelerate the pace of liberalising interest rates. Australia and New Zealand Banking said the expansion of the reform suggested Beijing might soon start ...

  6. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    Rising interest rates led investors to redeem bond funds in first four months of 2014

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 12:31pm by Enoch Yiu

    ... despite redemption rush Fear of rising interest rates has led investors to redeem bond funds in the first four months of this year, with the net sales of funds in the city stumbling 37 per cent ... of profit taking by some investors and the fear that increases in interest rates in the US might hurt bond prices. "The US has started to wind down its monetary easing policies from January. ...

  7. Business - Economy

    Thailand expects economic pickup after leaving key interest rate steady

    Posted Jun 19th 2014, 12:55am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Bangkok Thailand expects pickup after leaving rates steady Thailand's central bank left its key interest rate unchanged yesterday as expected and almost halved its economic ... to keep the benchmark interest rate steady at 2 per cent. Two had predicted a cut of 25 basis points. Thanomsri Fongarunrung, an economist with Phatra Securities, said that because the interest ...

  8. Business - Economy - SOUTH KOREAN ECONOMY

    Bank of Korea keeps interest rate unchanged at 2.5pc

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 02:56pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Seoul Rate increase seen coming next quarter after 13 consecutive months of no action Bank of Korea holds steady South Korea's central bank held interest rates steady ... The Bank of Korea's monetary policy committee held its base rate at 2.5 per cent. Although the consensus among 30 analysts for the central bank's next policy move is a rise in interest ...

  9. Business - Banking & Finance - MONETARY POLICY

    Why US interest rates aren't going higher any time soon

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 10:26am by STEVE HANKE

    ... Steve Hanke While recent data looks encouraging, the US economy remains weak and vulnerable, which is why the Fed won't raise interest rates anytime soon Stuck on zero Financial markets have been primed for about a year now to expect higher US interest rates. They haven't arrived yet and probably won't until well into 2016. Don't be fooled into thinking ...

  10. Business - Banking & Finance - CURRENCIES

    Hong Kong's yuan interest rates rise towards Shanghai levels

    Posted Jun 07th 2014, 01:13am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Hong Kong Move comes as depreciation hits international investors' appetite for the mainland currency HK's yuan rates rise towards Shanghai levels Yuan interest rates in Hong Kong are rising towards Shanghai levels at the fastest pace in a year as the currency's popularity wanes outside China. The one-month interbank offered rate for yuan in Hong ...




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