Japan's core consumer prices fell and household spending slumped in October, underscoring the fragile nature of the economy.» Read More
*China slowdown, Fed rate hike are risks to outlook. UTSUNOMIYA, Japan, Nov 11- Bank of Japan board member Yutaka Harada said the central bank should not hesitate to ease monetary policy further if overseas risks hurt job growth and threaten a broad uptrend in inflation. But for now, Japan's economy is recovering moderately, "he told business leaders in Utsunomiya,...
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields after the 10-year note auction.
Renters in all price brackets are being handed rent increases, but those at the bottom-end of the housing market are getting hit hardest.
There is room for U.S interest rate expectations to adjust higher, fueling a stronger dollar, says Elias Haddad, senior currency strategist at Commonwealth Bank.
*Oct CPI +1.3 pct y/y vs +1.6 pct in Sept. BEIJING, Nov 10- China's consumer inflation moderated more than expected in October, while producer prices extended their decline to the 44th straight month, flagging persistent deflationary pressure in the world's second largest economy. The October consumer price index rose 1.3 percent from a year earlier, compared...
The Federal Reserve needs to normalize monetary policy before economic factors force a faster pace of tightening, warns Michael Spencer, co-head of global economics at Deutsche Bank.
Paul Pong, managing director of Pegasus Fund Managers, explains why China's weak data is a surprising boon for the economy.
Japan posted a current account surplus for the 15th straight month in September as the trade balance swung to a surplus, data showed.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields following a fresh three-year note auction.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports results of the three-year note auction.
LONDON, Nov 9- The Confederation of British Industry scaled back its forecast for economic growth next year, saying on Monday that resilient domestic demand would not be enough to outweigh the effects of a slowdown in emerging markets. British retailers have increasingly adopted U.S.-style' Black Friday' discounts in recent years in a bid to kick-start...
With the U.S. closing in on full employment and inflation set to rise, the "next step" should be gradual rate hikes, John Williams said.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields, saying the 5-year is up the most this week.
ST. LOUIS, Nov 6- Debate within the U.S. Federal Reserve will quickly turn to the appropriate pace of monetary policy tightening after an initial rate hike, a battle that may be fought in an environment of unexpectedly higher inflation, St. Louis Fed President James Bullard said on Friday.
Chicago Federal Reserve President Charles Evans also says the much stronger-than-expected October employment report supports his 2016 economic outlook.
Fed President Charles Evans talks about the rate of growth in the U.S. economy and why it's important the Fed is able to respond to the economy and inflation - whether it's too weak or too strong.
Chicago Fed President Charles Evans, weighs in on the next FOMC meeting and the likelihood of a rate hike in December.
I would like to see wage growth increase, says, Chicago Fed President Charles Evans, talking with CNBC's Steve Liesman about Friday's robust jobs report.
FRANKFURT, Nov 6- The European Central Bank has no reason to ease policy now and a deposit rate cut, touted at its last meeting as one option, could undermine its forward guidance and hinder its credibility, Governing Council member Ardo Hansson said. Recent economic data has been surprisingly strong, and in any case, the ECB still has months to decide whether to...
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields following hawkish comments from Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart.