Interest rates

Bank of Jamaica governor offers growth and inflation predictions

Central Banking | 22 Feb 2012

Brian Wynter predicts growth and inflation levels for fiscal year 2011-12; says unaltered monetary policy stance in last quarter was due to uncertainty both abroad and domestically

Topics: Bank of Jamaica, Jamaica, Interest rates, Inflation


NY Fed paper discusses budget deficit impact on output

Central Banking | 17 Feb 2012

Topics: Federal reserve, New York, Interest rates

BoE sees strong possibility of inflation undershooting its target

Central Banking | 15 Feb 2012

Topics: Bank of England, United Kingdom, Inflation, Inflation targeting, Interest rates

Lockhart admits Fed timescale for raising rates could change

Central Banking | 15 Feb 2012

Topics: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Dennis Lockhart, Interest rates

Parliamentary committee calls for Kenyan governor to resign

Central Banking | 15 Feb 2012

Topics: Kenya, Central Bank of Kenya, Njuguna Ndung'u, Interest rates

RBA surprises markets with rate hold

Central Banking | 07 Feb 2012

Topics: Reserve Bank of Australia, Australia, Interest rates, monetary policy, Inflation, GDP, United States, China, Eurozone

High borrowing costs discourage Eastern European firms from tapping banks, says ECB paper

Central Banking | 06 Feb 2012

Topics: ECB, European Central Bank, Credit conditions, Interest rates

Central Bank of Iceland paper highlights limitations of inflation indexed bonds

Central Banking | 03 Feb 2012

Topics: Iceland, Central Bank of Iceland, Inflation, Interest rates, United Kingdom, United States

Fischer calls Israeli economy a ‘miracle’

Central Banking | 03 Feb 2012

Topics: Israel, Bank of Israel, Fischer, Interest rates, Emerging markets

Plosser bemoans 'confusion' over Fed communications

Central Banking | 02 Feb 2012

Topics: Charles Plosser, Philadelphia, Federal reserve, monetary policy, Interest rates, communication

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