×

Finance Banks

  • Fed rate decision expected at 1800 GMT. LONDON, Sept 20- Germany's 10- year bond yield hovered near recent five-week highs on Wednesday as investors awaited the conclusion of a U.S. And any weakening in the single currency, up around 14 percent against the dollar this year, could encourage the European Central Bank to press ahead with plans to unwind its hefty...

  • TOKYO, Sept 20- Japanese stocks were nearly flat on Wednesday after scaling highs not seen in more than two years on Tuesday, while investors stayed cautious before the U.S. The U.S. central bank is expected to announce when it will begin paring its bond holdings, and while a September interest rate increase is not expected, investors will closely study Fed Chair...

  • *Oil up after Iraq signals possible OPEC cut extension. TOKYO, Sept 20- Asian stocks were mostly steady on Wednesday after Wall Street again rose to record highs, although movements were limited as a wait-and-see mood prevailed before the Federal Reserve reveals its monetary policy stance later in the day. Spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE to start...

  • *Policy statement due at 2 p.m. EDT. WASHINGTON, Sept 20- Caught between a lull in U.S. inflation and a stronger global economy, the Federal Reserve is expected on Wednesday to signal whether it will raise interest rates for a third time this year or back off until prices rise more briskly. The policy statement and projections are due to be released at 2 p.m. EDT.

  • SHANGHAI, Sept 20- China's yuan firmed against the U.S. dollar on Wednesday as companies sold dollars to take profits on recent gains and square positions ahead of a Federal Reserve policy decision later in the session. The Fed is widely expected to announce that it will start paring its balance sheet, with the reductions seen likely to start this year.

  • *Oil up after Iraq signals possible OPEC cut extension. TOKYO, Sept 20- Asian stocks were mostly steady on Wednesday after Wall Street again rose to record highs, although movements were limited as a wait-and-see mood prevailed before the Federal Reserve reveals its monetary policy stance later in the day. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside...

  • Sept 20- Gold was steady on Wednesday, with investors in wait-and-see mode ahead of the outcome of a two-day Federal Reserve meeting in the United States. *Spot gold was flat at $1,310.93 an ounce at 0039 GMT. President Donald Trump escalated his standoff with North Korea over its nuclear challenge on Tuesday, threatening to "totally destroy" the country of 26...

  • WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 STOCKHOLM- Swedish Deputy Central Bank Governor Martin Floden talks about monetary policy- 1200 GMT. FRANKFURT- ECB Governing Council meeting. TOKYO- Bank of Japan monetary policy meeting.

  • WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 STOCKHOLM- Swedish Deputy Central Bank Governor Martin Floden talks about monetary policy- 1200 GMT. FRANKFURT- ECB Governing Council meeting. TOKYO- Bank of Japan monetary policy meeting.

  • Here's what Senator Elizabeth Warren just told Jim Cramer about Wells Fargo

    CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses highlights from his interview with Sen. Elizabeth Warren.

  • Sept 19- The three major U.S. stock indexes edged higher on Tuesday, logging closing records, with financial stocks providing the biggest boost a day ahead of the Federal Reserve's concluding statement from its two-day policy meeting. The U.S. central bank is expected to announce when it will begin paring its bond holdings, and while a September interest rate...

  • SAO PAULO, Sept 19- Latin American currencies treaded water on Tuesday on the first day of the Federal Reserve's widely awaited two-day meeting, when the U.S. central bank is expected to provide further clues on when it will hike interest rates again. "What we're seeing in the markets is the calm before the storm," Coinvalores trader Paulo Nepomuceno said.

  • NEW YORK/ LONDON, Sept 19- Gold was flat on Tuesday, barely budged from the prior session's two-week low, with trading lackluster as Federal Reserve policy makers headed into a two-day meeting that financial markets will watch for clues on the outlook for U.S. monetary tightening. Trading volume was "slightly softer, which is generally to be expected ahead of the...

  • Graduates from the Harvard Business School MBA program.

    It's getting harder for U.S. business schools to attract international candidates.

  • Sept 19- U.S. stocks were little changed on Tuesday as investors held back from making major bets ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy meeting that is expected to roll out a plan to pare the central bank's debt holdings. Investors do not expect the central bank to increase interest rates as an outcome of the two-day meeting but will closely watch Fed Chair Janet...

  • *To cap 3- month deposits at 75 billion forints. BUDAPEST, Sept 19- Hungary's central bank cut its overnight deposit rate and announced further steps to ease monetary conditions on Tuesday, seeking to boost stubbornly below-target inflation. "What is important for the Monetary Council is that it wants to keep monetary conditions loose," Deputy Governor Marton...

  • BUDAPEST, Sept 19- The forint recovered after the Hungarian central bank cut one of its key interest rates and reduced its inflation forecasts, as the moves had been widely expected. The NBH, led by Gyorgy Matolcsy, a key ally of Prime Minister Viktor Orban who will face elections next year kept its base rate unchanged, but lowered its overnight deposit rate by 10...

  • Sept 19- U.S. stocks were little changed in morning trading on Tuesday as investors avoided taking major bets ahead of the two-day Federal Reserve meeting that is expected to roll out a plan to pare the central bank's bond holdings. Investors do not expect the central bank to increase interest rates in the meeting but will closely watch Fed Chair Janet Yellen's...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 19- Financial markets sizzled over the last decade as the Federal Reserve injected $3.5 trillion in new money, with U.S. stocks far and away the biggest beneficiaries of a policy that may yet destabilize things as it is withdrawn over the years to come. The Fed's unprecedented bond-buying was meant to stabilize the battered U.S. economy in the wake of...

  • *Chart support seen at $1,300/ oz-technical analyst. LONDON, Sept 19- Gold rose from the previous day's two-week low on Tuesday as the dollar slipped ahead of a Federal Reserve meeting that is expected to provide more clues on the pace of U.S. monetary tightening. "If the Fed were to sound more hawkish this will likely push gold below $1,300 temporarily," she said.

Contact Banks

  • CNBC NEWSLETTERS

    Get the best of CNBC in your inbox

    Please choose a subscription

    Please enter a valid email address
    Get these newsletters delivered to your inbox, and more info about about our products and service. Privacy Policy.