Deflation in the euro zone eased in March, flash figures have revealed. CNBC's Carolin Roth discusses the data.» Read More
NEW YORK— Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer says he expects the Fed to start raising interest rates sometime this year. Once that happens, though, rates won't likely move in any predictable pattern, he added. "An increase in the target federal funds range likely will be warranted before the end of the year," Fischer said in a speech to the Economic Club of...
The Federal Reserve is trying too hard to create the perfect environment for raising interest rates, BlackRock's Peter Fisher tells CNBC.
CNBC's Patti Domm discusses the market's focus on inflation by analyzing the chart created by Deutsche Bank Economist Joseph LaVorgna.
Jonathan Wilmot, head, Macro Investments at Credit Suisse Asset Management, says the trend of reflation has started to extend to Japan and Europe.
Chicago Fed President Charles Evans gives comments on the FOMC statement. CNBC's Steve Liesman reports.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses pre-weekend action in the bond and currency markets.
ATHENS, Ga., March 20- Atlanta Federal Reserve President Dennis Lockhart said on Friday he expects the U.S. central bank to raise interest rates at either its June, July or September policy meetings, barring a significant downturn in the U.S. economy. The lower economic forecasts issued by the Fed this week reflect mostly "transient" issues that neither...
Ukraine has never been so united in its desire to seek a European future based on transparency, Finance Minister Natalie Jaresko tells CNBC.
OTTAWA, March 20- Canada's annual inflation rate held at the lower end of the Bank of Canada's target range in February as it was pressured by cheaper gasoline prices, data from Statistics Canada showed on Friday. That kept inflation at its lowest since November 2013. The Bank of Canada, which has a target range of 1 percent to 3 percent, expects total inflation will...
ACCRA, March 20- Moody's Investors Service downgraded Ghana's sovereign rating and put the country on a negative outlook to reflect an increasing debt burden, large fiscal imbalances and a sharp weakening of the cedi currency. The downgrade from by one notch to B3 from B2 comes despite an agreement with the International Monetary Fund in February for a...
*Gold up 1 pct for the week after hitting 4- mth low earlier Dovish Fed boosts demand for gold. SINGAPORE, March 20- Gold held recent gains to trade near a two-week high on Friday and was headed for its biggest weekly jump since January, after the Federal Reserve cautioned over its rate hike path and U.S. economic growth. "Gold still getting traction from dovishly...
Discussing whether the Fed is obsessed with market response with CNBC's Steve Liesman and Joe Lavorgna of Deutsche Bank.
Richard Clarida, PIMCO, discusses his growth projections for Pimco, the global economy, and currencies.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields on the day after the Fed statement.
The dollar plummeted following the Fed's move, and investors are scrambling into U.S equities. CNBC's Steve Liesman, and Ethan Harris, BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, discuss.
Joseph Trevisani, WorldWideMarkets, weighs in on currency moves following the Fed's policy statement.
The Federal Reserve is limiting its ability to deal with a crisis by taking "baby steps" to raise interest rates, Maury Harris tells CNBC.
BENGALURU, March 19- India's economy is in much better shape to weather tighter U.S. monetary policy than it was two years ago, according to the economics team from ICICI Securities PD, the most accurate forecasters on Indian economic data in Reuters polls last year. But tighter Fed policy won't inflict much damage this time, according to ICICI economists A....
Maury Harris, UBS chief U.S. economist, and Tim Ng, Clearbrook Global Advisors, provide their reaction to Janet Yellen's indication a rate hike is likely forthcoming and its impact on the markets.
The dollar plunged Wednesday, but don't expect the euro-dollar trade to "keep ripping," Dennis Gartman said.