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  1. FILE PHOTO: The Federal Reserve building is pictured in Washington, DC

    Big central banks move to wait-and-see mode

  2. FILE PHOTO: A man runs past the Bank of Japan (BOJ) building in Tokyo

    Bank of Japan leaves policy unchanged after Fed rate cut

    The Bank of Japan on Thursday (Sep 19) warned of increasing downside risks for the global economy but held off on further easing, even as European ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Man sits in front of a screen displaying stock information at a brokerage house in Jinh

    Shares inch higher after Fed cut, BOJ keeps powder dry

    Asian shares edged higher on Thursday, tracking some modest Wall Street gains after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expected but ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Steam is emitted from factories at sunset in Keihin industrial zone in Kawasaki

    Japan downgrades second-quarter GDP as trade war hits business investment

    Japan's economy grew at a slower pace than initially estimated in the second quarter as the U.S.-China trade war prompted a downward revision of ...
  5. An employee works at the Maanshan steel and iron factory in Hefei, China

    Asia's factories falter in June, trade truce fails to brighten outlook

    Factory activity shrank in most Asian countries in June as the simmering U.S.-China trade conflict put further strains on the region's ...
  6. Traders work on the floor of the NYSE in New York

    Take Five: Shall we try again? World markets themes for the week ahead

    Following are five big themes likely to dominate thinking of investors and traders in the coming week and the Reuters stories related to them.
  7. FILE PHOTO: Bank of Japan governor Haruhiko Kuroda attends a seminar at the International Monetary

    BOJ's Kuroda warns fintech firms could disrupt banking system

    Japan's central bank chief, Haruhiko Kuroda, said on Thursday that fin-tech companies could disrupt the banking system in a serious way.
  8. A Japanese flag flutters atop the Bank of Japan building under construction in Tokyo

    BOJ cuts inflation view, keeps stimulus as risks to economy heighten

    The Bank of Japan cut its inflation forecasts on Wednesday and warned of rising risks to the economy from faltering global demand, further pushing ...
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    As outlook darkens, central banks think hard about their language

  10. FILE PHOTO: A man runs past the Bank of Japan (BOJ) building in Tokyo

    BOJ to cut price forecasts, keep rosy economic view: sources

    The Bank of Japan is expected to cut its inflation forecasts at next week's rate review, sources say, a sign slumping oil prices and a darkening ...