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  • Santelli: Treasurys test lower range     Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 9:45 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.

  • *Inflation among highest in emerging markets. ISTANBUL, Nov 20- The Turkish central bank kept interest rates on hold on Thursday and said it would keep monetary policy tight until the inflation outlook improves significantly, hinting that no cuts are likely until next year. The Istanbul stock index and 10- year benchmark bond were little moved.

  • LONDON, Nov 20- Gold rose on Thursday as the previous day's 1 percent drop lured price-sensitive buyers, though gains were limited by dollar strength after Federal Reserve minutes suggested the United States is still likely to raise interest rates next year. Spot gold was up 1 percent at $1,195.34 an ounce at 1049 GMT, while U.S. gold futures for December delivery...

  • LONDON, Nov 20- The dollar powered to a seven-year peak just shy of 119 yen on Thursday after Federal Reserve minutes suggested the United States is still likely to raise interest rates next year, in stark contrast to Japan's ultra-loose policy outlook. The greenback last traded at 118.63 yen, 0.6 percent higher on the day and up around 9 percent since the Bank of...

  • Asian currencies face 'double whammy'     Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 9:44 PM ET

    Mitul Kotecha, Head of FX Strategy, Asia Pacific at Barclays, says Asian currencies have come under pressure following a weaker yen and soft economic data coming out of China.

  • Fed critic's telling sign of things to come Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 4:22 PM ET
    Jim Grant

    Noted Fed critic Jim Grant has noticed a trend in recent Fed minutes. Here's what he thinks it means.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 19- U.S. stocks ended little changed on Wednesday as minutes from the recent Federal Reserve meeting gave investors few new clues as to when U.S. interest rates may rise. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 4.66 points, or 0.03 percent, to 17,683.16, the S&P 500 lost 3.17 points, or 0.15 percent, to 2,048.63 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 26.73 points,...

  • Fed debates tweaks to communications, long-run goals Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 2:14 PM ET

    Nov 19- Federal Reserve policymakers last month debated ways to beef up the U.S. central bank's statement of long-run goals and how it communicates its expectations for the economy and the path of interest rates, minutes of their policy meeting show. But they stopped short of making any changes, with most agreeing there should be a "high bar" to adjusting their...

  • Business events scheduled for Thursday Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 2:10 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.. WASHINGTON— Labor Department releases Consumer Price Index for October, 8:30 a.m.. WASHINGTON— Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m..

  • Fed moving to interest rate regime: Strategist     Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 10:03 AM ET

    Discussing the Fed's interest rate policy, Stephen Wood, Russell Investments chief market strategist, provides his outlook on Fed policy and the U.S. economy.

  • Santelli: Bond yields pop     Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 9:40 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.

  • Bank of England remains divided on rate rise Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 4:54 AM ET

    LONDON— Divisions remain at the Bank of England on whether to raise interest rates, with policymakers voting 7-2 at their last meeting to keeping the main rate at a record low 0.5 percent. Minutes released Wednesday from the Nov. 5-6 meeting show that policymakers retained the status quo even as Europe's third-largest economy grows. Ian McCafferty and Martin...

  • UK rate rise to happen next August?     Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Dean Turner, UK economist and macro strategist, CIO at UBS Wealth Management says that he expects that the Bank of England will raise UK interest rates around August 2015.

  • Treasurer: Debt refinancing saved Louisiana $12M Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 4:04 AM ET

    BATON ROUGE, La.— Louisiana has saved $12 million from a debt refinancing that took advantage of lower interest rates. State Treasurer John Kennedy announced the savings figure Tuesday, after the state completed its refinancing of the $229 million in existing bond debt. Bobby Jindal's administration over the financial paperwork.

  • BI: Raised interest rates to anchor inflation     Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 7:31 PM ET

    Perry Warjiyo, Deputy Governor of Bank Indonesia and Wellian Wiranto, Economist at OCBC Bank, discuss the central bank's decision to hike interest rates following a cut in fuel subsidy.

  • SANTIAGO, Nov 18- Chile's central bank held the benchmark interest rate steady on Tuesday, as widely expected, halting a recent easing cycle in the face of stubbornly high inflation, which it said would remain above its tolerance range for some months. Over the last year, the bank had cut the interest rate 200 basis points to its current 3.0 percent to tackle a...

  • CALGARY, Nov 18- The inability to cut interest rates below zero to stimulate the economy in the aftermath of the recent financial crisis has caused the Bank of Canada to begin considering whether it should raise its 2 percent inflation target, the bank said on Tuesday. Deputy Governor Agathe Cote said another argument in favor of raising the target was that...

  • CALGARY, Nov 18- The inability to cut interest rates below zero to stimulate the economy in the aftermath of the recent financial crisis has caused the Bank of Canada to begin considering whether it should raise its 2 percent inflation target, the bank said on Tuesday. Deputy Governor Agathe Cote said another argument in favor of raising the target was that...

  • Business events scheduled for Wednesday Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 1:36 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— Commerce Department releases housing starts for October, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases minutes from its October interest-rate meeting. LONDON— The Bank of England explains its worries about stagnation in the European economy as it releases minutes of its October meeting. Sears Holdings Corp. reports quarterly financial results before...

  • Santelli Exchange: Fed accommodation     Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 11:46 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the Fed's zero interest rate policy and producer price index data.