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  • LONDON, June 16- The Bank of England escalated its warnings about the fallout from a British vote to leave the European Union next week, saying it could harm the global economy and sterling looked increasingly likely to fall further after an "Out" decision. "Through financial market and confidence channels, there are also risks of adverse spill-overs to the global...

  • June 16- U.S. stock index futures were lower on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged but warned of slowing economic growth and the repercussions of Britain's possible exit from the European Union. *Fed Chair Janet Yellen sounded caution that the central bank needed to see more clear signs of economic strength before lifting...

  • The Fed's dilemma: Richard Fisher

    The burden in on the Fed's back, says Richard Fisher, Barclays senior advisor, discussing the central bank's decision to hold rates for now and the consequences of its policies.

  • Fed strikes cautious tone

    CNBC's Steve Liesman takes a look at the Fed's new normal after the central bank lowered the outlook for the funds rate but kept their growth forecast.

  • Brexit protection plays

    Jack Caffrey, JPMorgan Private Bank, shares his strategy on how to protect U.S. investments ahead of Britain's vote on whether to leave the European Union.

  • LONDON, June 16- European stocks fell on Thursday, with regional equity indexes dropping towards their lowest level in nearly four months as concerns lingered over Britain's vote next week on its European Union membership. Shares in UBS and Credit Suisse fell more than 2 percent, after the Swiss National Bank said those two banks would likely each need to raise...

  • LONDON, June 16- European stocks fell on Thursday, with key regional equity indexes dropping towards their lowest level in nearly four months as concerns lingered over Britain's vote next week on its European Union membership. Shares in UBS and Credit Suisse underperformed with falls of more than 2 percent, after the Swiss National Bank said those two banks...

  • SINGAPORE, June 16- The dollar hit a 21- month low against the yen on Thursday as the yen surged broadly after the Bank of Japan held off from expanding its monetary stimulus. The yen also hit multi-year highs against the euro and sterling as well as the Australian dollar, as ongoing worries that Britain may vote next week to leave the European Union dampened risk...

  • FOMC US Econ

    Former Dallas Fed President Robert McTeer questions whether the U.S. economy, which he says is slowing, can withstand the Fed's normalization process.

  • Fed Expectations

    There are long-term opportunities for the investor who is willing to overlook the exact time of a Fed hike, says Payden & Rygel's Jim Sarni.

  • Fed Low Rates Recession

    Former Fed Governor Robert Heller explains how the Fed's sustained low interest rates could lead to a potential U.S. recession.

  • MANILA, June 16- London copper futures on Thursday clung to gains from the session before when they rose the most since March after the U.S. *Aluminum was off 0.3 percent at $1,622 a tonne after peaking at $1,631.50 overnight, its strongest since May 5. *Tracking overnight gains on the LME, the most-traded copper on the Shanghai Futures Exchange advanced 1.5 percent...

  • Fed Dovish

    The Fed's decision to stand pat might take the pressure off the dollar and support risk appetite, notes CCB Intl Securities' Mark Jolley.

  • June 15- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen left U.S. interest rates unchanged on Wednesday, citing slow jobs gains, tepid growth and low inflation- and an impending vote in Britain on whether to quit the European Union. Last fall the U.S. central bank deferred an expected rate rise after global markets swooned in response to an unanticipated slowdown in China's...

  • *Dollar eases after Fed scales back rate hike projections. TOKYO, June 16- The dollar was on the defensive on Thursday after the U.S. The euro firmed to $1.12635 from this week's low below $1.1200.

  • Speakers: International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde, Bank of Finland Governor Erkki Liikanen, Sveriges Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves, Bank of Finland Governor Erkki Liikanen and Norges Bank Governor Oystein Olsen. ST.PETERBURG, Russia- 20th St. Petersburg International Economic Forum. Russian President Vladimir Putin, European Commission...

  • Speakers: International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde, Bank of Finland Governor Erkki Liikanen, Sveriges Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves, Bank of Finland Governor Erkki Liikanen and Norges Bank Governor Oystein Olsen. OSLO- European Central Bank board member Peter Praet speaks at the panel discussion on "Lessons from the financial...

  • Speakers: International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde, Bank of Finland Governor Erkki Liikanen, Sveriges Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves, Bank of Finland Governor Erkki Liikanen and Norges Bank Governor Oystein Olsen. OSLO- European Central Bank board member Peter Praet speaks at the panel discussion on "Lessons from the financial...

  • James Grant, founder and editor of Grant's Interest Rate Observer.

    Jim Grant explains what he believes to be the Fed's next move, in light of its decision not to raise interest rates.

  • Gold

    U.S. Global Investors' Frank Holmes explains that gold prices rise when countries have negative rates because it is the ultimate global currency.