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Richmond Federal Reserve President Jeffrey Lacker discusses recent market volatility.
Richmond Federal Reserve President Jeffrey Lacker, discusses labor market conditions.
Richmond Federal Reserve President Jeffrey Lacker discusses the health of the U.S. labor market, and whether there is a case to raise rates.
The U.S. Labor Department said Friday that the unemployment rate dropped to 5.1 percent in August, but does that rate tell the real story?
"It's time to align our monetary policy with economic progress," the Richmond Fed chief said, adding that the labor market no longer warrants zero rates.
If countries don't tackle the problems of fiscal policy, monetary policy will be become irrelevant, former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan says.
The ECB is unlikely to do anything until spring next year says Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, former ECB Executive Board Member and chairman of Societe Generale.
Arjuna Mahendran, governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, describes how the central bank is looking to ensure prices move in a more market driven fashion.
Mario Draghi is an "exquisite" central banker who is very badly constrained, says Yanis Varoufakis, the former Greek finance minister.
Arjuna Mahendran, governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, describes the pick-up in the pace of capital outflows as "a re-run of 1997, but not as intense."
Arjuna Mahendran, central bank governor of Sri Lanka, says a delay in the Fed's policy tightening timeline could result in renewed strength in the euro and the yen.
The RBI has hired a former Nomura trader as it seeks expertise needed to make India's financial markets deeper and more responsive to policy moves.
Amid a weak recovery in the euro zone, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi has raised the prospect that the central bank could ease further, says Evariste Lefeuvre, chief economist at Natixis.
There's a sentiment of depression and cautiousness hovering over the fixed income market this week as many traders take to the sidelines.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.
Athanasios Orphanides, former ECB governing council member, says he is disappointed that ECB president Mario Draghi did not consider expanding the central bank's balance sheet at Thursday meeting.
James Davidson, fund manager at JP Morgan Asset Management, says remarks by ECB President Mario Draghi suggest he remains dovish on monetary policy.
ECB President Mario Draghi says authorities are still trying to determine whether China’s economic weakness is set to continue.
ECB President Mario Draghi says the economic recovery across Europe will continue, albeit at a weaker pace than previously expected
ECB President Mario Draghi outlines the central bank’s plans to increase limits for the asset purchasing program.