Fed's Beige Book: Economic outlook remains positive
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Fed's George pro pause in rate hikes due to market volatility

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Fitch: Brexit uncertainty higher after deal defeat

Fitch: Brexit uncertainty higher after deal defeat

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EIA: US oil inventories down by 2.7M barrels

EIA: US oil inventories down by 2.7M barrels

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US housing market index up to 58 in January

US housing market index up to 58 in January

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  • Central Bank of Turkey keeps rates unchanged
    Central Bank of Turkey keeps rates unchanged
    7h ago

    The Central Bank of Turkey announced on Wednesday its decision to keep its one-week repo auction rate, also called policy rate, constant at 24%.

    The bank's Monetary Policy Committee stated it expects the current account balan...

  • China's trade had sharp adjustment, BoE chief says
    China's trade had sharp adjustment, BoE chief says
    8h ago

    Growth of the world's second-largest economy has been decelerating in the past year, in the view of Bank of England Governor Mark Carney. He estimated China's expansion rate may get to slightly below 6% per year. Speaking to lawm...

  • ECB's Mersch: Policy requires no change
    ECB's Mersch: Policy requires no change
    9h ago

    An influential member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank asserted the weakening registered in economic indicators has been anticipated and brushed off the notion that the Eurozone is slipping into a recession. In an inte...

  • UK CPI falls to 2.1% in December
    UK CPI falls to 2.1% in December
    9h ago

    The Consumer Prices Index in the United Kingdom stood at 2.1% in December which represented a 0.2% decrease compared to the previous month, the Office for National Statistics reported on Wednesday. Taking housing costs into account, the ...

  • UK producer prices rise 2.5% in December
    UK producer prices rise 2.5% in December
    9h ago

    The headline rate of output inflation for goods leaving factory gates in the United Kingdom stood at 2.5% on an annualized basis in December, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said in a release on Wednesday. This is down from the ...

  • Carney: Pound points to date extension, deal hopes
    Carney: Pound points to date extension, deal hopes
    9h ago

    Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England, told lawmakers in London on Wednesday that it is clear their rejection of the arrangement reached by the government and the European Union about the country's withdrawal affects the marke...

  • German consumer prices increase 1.9% in 2018
    German consumer prices increase 1.9% in 2018
    11h ago

    Consumer prices in Germany increased by 1.9% in average terms last year compared to 1.8% from 2017, according to official statistics released by Destatis on Wednesday.

    The annual inflation rate dropped by half a percentage point ...

  • IRS to bring back 60% of workforce ahead of tax season
    IRS to bring back 60% of workforce ahead of tax season
    14h ago

    The United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is bringing back approximately 60% of its workforce ahead of the tax filing season, local media reported.

    The federal tax collector will recall additional 36,000 workers from furlo...

  • Fed's Kashkari sees no need for further rate hikes
    Fed's Kashkari sees no need for further rate hikes
    1/15

    Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Neel Kashkari (pictured) said on Tuesday that, based on the latest economic data, there is no need for more rate hikes at the moment.

    "Right now, I'm not seeing evidence of ...

  • EC calls for more efficient taxation of digital economy
    EC calls for more efficient taxation of digital economy
    1/15

    The European Commission announced on Tuesday a plan for a gradual transition towards qualified majority voting on EU tax policy, which would end individual member states' veto power on the introduction of taxes on digital revenues.

  • Estimates of shutdown costs doubled - report
    Estimates of shutdown costs doubled - report
    1/15

    The administration of United States President Donald Trump estimates that the cost of the ongoing government shutdown will be doubled from initial estimates, according to an official who asked not to be named. Initial estimates calculate...

  • US producer prices down 0.2% in December
    US producer prices down 0.2% in December
    1/15

    The Producer Price Index (PPI) for final demand in the United States decreased 0.2% on a seasonally adjusted basis in December compared to the previous month, below market expectations, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics said on Tuesday. ...

  • Major economies to avoid recession, Goldman says
    Major economies to avoid recession, Goldman says
    1/15

    Peter Oppenheimer, Goldman Sachs Group Inc.'s head of equity strategy, expressed the view that earnings growth this year would come in lower than what the market expects "in every region," revealing his company's outloo...

  • Draghi stresses euro's role in EU integration
    Draghi stresses euro's role in EU integration
    1/15

    Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, told members of the European Parliament that prosperity and stability "is a shared challenge" and claimed the best approach is to act "collectively." Speaking on T...

  • Eurozone trade surplus at €19B in November
    Eurozone trade surplus at €19B in November
    1/15

    Euro area trade recorded a €19 billion surplus in goods traded with the rest of the world in November, Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union revealed in a report released on Tuesday. Exports of goods from the Eurozo...