SHANGHAI, Nov 15- China's short-term funding rates staged a rare mid-month jump this week, while government bond futures hit record lows for the second straight week, as the central bank tightened liquidity in money markets.» Read More
The Bureau of Engraving and Printing made a costly error while printing hundred-dollar bills that resulted in billions of butchered Benjamins. Taxpayer money is financing the fix.
HONG KONG, Aug 12- Hong Kong shares may start the week higher on Monday, after China new bank loans and money supply data for July came in higher than expected despite a fall in a broad measure of liquidity. Foxconn International, CLP Holdings, TCL Communication and Prudential are among companies due to report corporate earnings later in the day.
BEIJING, Aug 2- China's central bank promised on Friday to improve its communication with investors to keep market liquidity and interest rates stable, in an oblique reference to the country's unprecedented cash crunch in June.
BEIJING, July 12- A broad measure of liquidity in the Chinese economy fell to its lowest in nearly a year in June as the central bank allowed a credit crunch to send short-term interest rates soaring in message to banks to reduce risky lending.
It was a unanimous vote to keep aggressive monetary easing strategies unchanged at the Bank of Japan today, unlike its US counterpart which is seeking to unwind its massive monetary easing. The Nikkei's Yukako Ono reports.
Chad Wasilenkoff, CEO of Fortress Paper talks about the business of printing money and threats from counterfeiters, electronic payments and the rise of digital currencies.
MONTEVIDEO, June 27- Uruguay's central bank will fight stubbornly high inflation by targeting a gradual decrease in money supply growth, aiming for a roughly 8 percent annual expansion by mid-2015, the bank's monetary policy committee said on Thursday.
SHANGHAI, June 23- There is ample liquidity in China and the latest spike in money market rates was a result of market distortions caused by widespread speculative trading and shadow financing, state news agency Xinhua said in a commentary on Sunday.
*CPI, money supply, lending miss forecasts, add to slowdown worry. BEIJING, June 9- China's growth could slow further after data released on Sunday showed subdued activity right across the economy in May in the face of sustained global weakness, raising the possibility of interest rate cuts.
Many compare bitcoins to commodities like gold, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson -- there is only a finite amount of the digital currency. Frances Newton, Frances Insight CEO, and Nicholas Colas, ConvergEx, discuss whether bitcoins are sustainable.
The value of bitcoins have dropped 77 percent since Wednesday, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson. Derek Thompson, The Atlantic senior editor, explains why he sees bitcoin as more of a dotcom stock than a currency
Charles Plosser, President of the Philadelphia Federal Reserve, says the costs of easing outweigh the benefits for the U.S. economy.
CNBC's Rick Santelli explains why Bitcoin is really a story about the lack of confidence in central banks.
Robert Prior-Wandesforde, Director of Asia Economics at Credit Suisse, warns that ASEAN economies are heating up while central banks are focusing on inflation and not doing what they should be - raising rates.
Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said the central bank will seek to push down yields across the curve by purchasing longer-dated government bonds, underscoring its resolve to aggressively beat deflation.
Tony Nash, Managing Director at IHS, says Japan has been getting a lot of pressure from other developed countries from its recent monetary easing.
NBC's Stephanie Gosk reports on tonight's drawing for the largest jackpot in lottery history.
While experts recommend tracking expenses to rein in unbridled spending, it is possible to build a nest egg without accounting for every penny. Start by having your paycheck deposited into a master account, from which all big payments are auto-debited.
Where should investors expect to see currency growth in the new year? Sharing perspective on the euro and the dollar, with Jack Ablin, Harris Private Bank.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on the bonds and the dollar.