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RBI hints at end to low interest regime in June

Central bank may shift its focus to taming inflation

23 Apr 2022 1:42 AM

FPI selloff erases new year gains of market

The Sensex has shed close to 2000 points from its January 17 peak of 61308.91

21 Jan 2022 7:38 AM

Asian shares jump as Federal Reserve starts corporate bond buying programme

Global equities fallen sharply from late last week due to worries about US economy and confirmation of new coronavirus cluster in Beijing

16 Jun 2020 8:42 AM

Asian shares make cautious gains; oil and gold jump

Oil prices reached their highest since March as demand picked up as countries around the world eased travel restrictions

18 May 2020 9:16 AM

US economy lost a staggering 20.5 million jobs, historic unemployment rate in April

Though millions of Americans continue to file claims for unemployment benefits, April could mark the trough in job losses

10 May 2020 9:02 AM


US Fed leaves interest rates near zero, to use full range of tools to help economy

In its statement, the Fed said it is "committed to using its full range of tools to support the US economy in this challenging time”

30 Apr 2020 10:41 AM

Fed ramps up help to US economy on life support

The Federal Reserve warned of "severe disruptions" from the virus as it rolled out another series of measures to pump funds into the economy

24 Mar 2020 11:34 AM

Asian markets tick lower as focus turns to Fed meeting

There is a concern that upbeat earnings, progress on trade and signs of resilience in economy could keep US Fed from further measures.

30 Oct 2019 9:45 AM

Brexit, trade tensions pose risk to US economy: Fed

The federal reserve cautioned that trade tensions, Brexit are key risks facing the US economy.

23 Feb 2019 11:05 AM

Market dip wipes out Rs 4Lakh crores in 2 days

On Tuesday, the selling was broad based as 1,872 stocks traded on the BSE closed in the red as compared to 845 stocks that advanced.

12 Sep 2018 12:57 AM


Trump threatens to levy tariff on Chinese goods

Slams Federal Reserve’s decision to hike interest rates.

21 Jul 2018 12:40 AM

Federal Reserve raises key rate, 2 more hikes

“Most people who want to find jobs are finding them. Unemployment and inflation are low... Overall outlook for growth remains favorable.”

15 Jun 2018 1:37 AM

Fed lifts rates amid stronger inflation, drops crisis-era guidance

Fed policymakers projected gross domestic product would grow 2.8 per cent this year.

14 Jun 2018 10:57 AM

Global stocks slip as trade war escalates

US non-farm payrolls report could determine the pace of future Federal Reserve interest rate rises and the dollar’s direction.

07 Apr 2018 5:43 AM

Fed likely to raise rates, may upgrade 2018 outlook

The US central bank projected late last year that it would lift rates three times in 2018.

21 Mar 2018 11:14 AM


Fed raises interest rates, keeps 2018 policy outlook unchanged

US central bank to raise rates by a quarter of a percentage point to a range of 1.25 per cent to 1.50 per cent.

14 Dec 2017 11:07 AM

Sensex closes at one-week high, Nifty tops 9,000 mark

There was unabated buying by domestic investors amid firm global cues on receding tensions between the US and North Korea.

16 Aug 2017 4:56 PM

Rupee up 21 paise against US dollar in early trade

Rupee is trading at 64.16 against the US currency in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange.

27 Jul 2017 10:04 AM

Rupee climbs up 5 paise against US dollar

Yesterday, rupee ended steady at 64.78 in a range-bound trade amid concerns over a possible interest rate hike.

07 Jul 2017 10:24 AM

Sensex rallies 163 points on US Fed minutes findings

The 50-share NSE Nifty was also up 41.40 points, or 0.43 per cent, at 9,679.

06 Jul 2017 12:09 PM