Monetary policy

Central Bank of Brazil hikes rates following knife-edge election

Central Banking | 30 Oct 2014

Split MPC raises Selic rate to 11.25% in surprise decision amid ‘less favourable' inflation outlook; ‘sign inflation may be given greater priority' by re-elected government, analyst says

Topics: Brazilian real, Central Bank of Brazil, Brazil, Independence, Emerging markets, Inflation

Dilma Rousseff is the president of Brazil

Bank of Canada governor highlights need to ‘incorporate uncertainty' in decision-making

Central Banking | 30 Oct 2014

Topics: Stephen Poloz, Canada, Bank of Canada, risk

Fed wraps up asset purchase programme

Central Banking | 29 Oct 2014

Topics: Federal Reserve, quantitative easing, United States

BoE’s Cunliffe says odd behaviour of labour supply demands caution

Central Banking | 29 Oct 2014

Topics: Jon Cunliffe, Bank of England, Interest rates

Ingves mulls asset purchases as Riksbank cuts repo rate to zero

Central Banking | 28 Oct 2014

Topics: Stefan Ingves, Riksbank, Sweden, quantitative easing

French paper considers impact of TLTROs on funding costs

Central Banking | 28 Oct 2014

Topics: Banque de France, France, European Central Bank

Serbian central bank dismisses losses as ‘accounting measure’

Central Banking | 28 Oct 2014

Topics: Serbia, National Bank of Serbia

BoE paper tests optimal policy when workers lose skills

Central Banking | 27 Oct 2014

Topics: Bank of England, monetary policy, New Keynesian, Labour

Bank of Mexico’s Sánchez considers EM response to tighter Fed policy

Central Banking | 24 Oct 2014

Topics: Bank of Mexico, Mexico, Federal Reserve, United States

Rajan overruled external members’ call for rate cut in September

Central Banking | 23 Oct 2014

Topics: India, Reserve Bank of India, Raghuram Rajan, Interest rates, Inflation

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