News/Monetary policy

FOMC's Lacker denounces committee's new normalisation principles

Central Banking | 19 Sep 2014

Richmond Fed president says FOMC expectation not to sell MBS as part of balance sheet reduction flies in the face of half-a-century's worth of Fed practice

Topics: Jeffrey Lacker, Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), Federal Reserve, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, quantitative easing, Mortgage-backed securities


FOMC to raise rates before shrinking balance sheet

Central Banking | 18 Sep 2014

Topics: Federal Reserve, Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), Forward guidance, quantitative easing, Charles Plosser, Richard Fisher

Bank of Russia to complete shift to inflation targeting regime by 2015

Central Banking | 17 Sep 2014

Topics: Bank of Russia, Inflation targeting

Chile and Peru cut key rates by 25bp citing 'low dynamism'

Central Banking | 12 Sep 2014

Topics: Central Bank of Chile, Chile, Central Bank of Peru, Peru, Interest rates, Inflation

Draghi sets out national reforms necessary to revive investment

Central Banking | 12 Sep 2014

Topics: Mario Draghi, European Central Bank, Inflation, euro

ECB and BoE seek insights into yield curve behaviour

Central Banking | 11 Sep 2014

Topics: European Central Bank, Vitor Constancio, Interest rates, Bonds

Carney says 'striking' labour market differences will prompt ‘less synchronised' monetary policy

Central Banking | 09 Sep 2014

Topics: Mark Carney, Bank of England, United States, United Kingdom, Unemployment

Higher capital requirements lead to lower lending, study by Calomiris finds

Central Banking | 05 Sep 2014

Topics: Bank of England, monetary policy, Macro-prudential regulation, Credit conditions

ECB cuts rates and launches asset purchases

Central Banking | 04 Sep 2014

Topics: European Central Bank, Mario Draghi, Interest rates, Asset-backed securities

IMF deems Czech exchange rate floor appropriate ‘for now’

Central Banking | 03 Sep 2014

Topics: Czech National Bank, Czech Republic, IMF, Exchange rate

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