Asian central bankers are on guard but confident that Rubles collapse will not trigger their own currencies sell-off.
Chinese President Xi Jinping visit to Macau sends message that the economy has to diversify.
US officials believe the individuals behind it were acting on orders from the North Koreans
In India, where the overall wedding market is pegged at a whopping $40 billion, matrimonial websites have hit the big time.
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The crux for Russia is whether oil recovers over the next 6-9 months because if it doesn't, the Russian economy will crater, says Boris Schlossberg, Managing Director at BK Asset Management.
The fact that the Fed didn't emphasize recent events like the plunge in oil prices sent a calming message to markets, says Liz Ann Sonders, Chief Investment Strategist & Senior V.P. at Charles Schwab.
Despite the change, the Fed remains comfortable with lifting interest rates in mid-2015, says Toby Lawson, Managing Director of futures and options execution, Asia-Pacific at Societe Generale Newedge.