Lutfey Siddiqi, global head of Emerging Markets FX, Rates & Credit at UBS, says the Reserve Bank of Australia needs to lower interest rates by 25 basis points due to sub-trend economic growth.» Read More
A rate cut by the Reserve Bank of Australia will serve as a prelude to growth forecast downgrades in Friday's quarterly statement, says Ben Jarman, senior economist at JP Morgan.
Jim Awad, managing director at Plimsoll Mark Capital, says U.S. interest rates are likely to see "shallow increases" amid a low growth environment worldwide.
Talks on a funding deal between reshuffled Greek negotiators and creditor representatives have been under way since Thursday.
Hiking interest rates does not seem appropriate until next year in the wake of a weak first quarter, a top Fed official said.
A glum Bill Gross sees both himself and the bull market facing the same long road to oblivion.
Sani Hamid, director, Wealth Management, Economy & Market Strategy at Financial Alliance, says Indonesian markets will likely see profit-taking for the next 12-24 months amid a looming U.S. rate hike.
Michael Spencer, co-head of Global Economics at Deutsche Bank, says recent employment data indicate that the Chinese economy isn't growing fast, which explains the change in monetary policy.
Michael Every, head of Financial Markets Research, Asia-Pacific for Rabobank, discusses news that the IMF is on the verge of declaring China's currency fairly valued.
The BOJ’s surprise move to push back the date for achieving its inflation target may signal it's trying to buy time before easing policy again.
The RBA's decision may come down to the wire at its policy meeting Tuesday, as economists eye a rate cut despite concerns over a strong currency and home prices.
Kumar Palghat, director at Kapstream, expects the Reserve Bank of Australia to cut rates at Tuesday's policy meeting even though easing measures are having a mixed impact on the economy.
CNBC's Mandy Drury looks back at the week's top business and financial stories. The Fed indicated it was ready to raise interest rates, but didn't say when. Auto sales were on the rise, and Tesla introduced a battery business for homes.
Discussing what events will propel markets going forward, with Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities.
Dollar bulls are not ready to throw in the towel and are betting diverging central bank policy will send the greenback higher.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the Federal Reserve's interest rate hike hold.
Rules for small U.S. banks should be less strict and less cumbersome than those for their larger and more risky peers, the Federal Reserve's top regulator said on Thursday.
Simon Quijano-Evans, head of EM research at Commerzbank, says he wouldn't be surprised if the Russian Central Bank cut rates by 250 basis points or more, talking ahead of the announcement.
Even if there are weather distortions, weak growth in the first quarter suggests that a rate hike needs to be later this year or early 2016, says John Buckingham, CIO of Al Frank Asset Management.
Ben Collett, head of Asian Equities at Sunrise Brokers, says the Bank of Japan needs positive expectations that inflation can rise and a weaker yen, which could hit 250 per dollar in the long run.
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