Displaying 10 out of 219 results

  1. FILE PHOTO: Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard speaks at the John F. Kennedy School of Go

    Fed's Brainard: Can't wrap head around not having US central bank digital currency

    Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard on Friday laid out a range of reasons for "urgency" around the issue of developing a U.S. central bank ...
  2. German share price index DAX graph is pictured at the stock exchange in Frankfurt

    World stocks head for sixth month of gains, US$ near 1-mth low

    Global shares edged lower on Friday but remained on course for their sixth straight month of gains as solid corporate earnings and central bank ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: A trader shows U.S. dollar notes at a currency exchange booth in Karachi

    Dollar plumbs one-month low, set for worst week since May

    The dollar languished near a one-month low on Friday and was poised for its worst weekly performance since May as dovish remarks by the U.S.
  4. FILE PHOTO: Worker gathers items for delivery at Amazon's distribution center in Phoenix

    Pandemic drove online prices higher -report

    The rush to online shopping during the pandemic drove prices higher for goods ordered over the internet, eroding a long-standing cost advantage ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: The London Stock Exchange offices in the City of London, Britain

    China buyers re-emerge, patient Fed saps dollar

    World share markets were back on form on Thursday as the U.S. Federal Reserve signalled it was in no rush to taper stimulus and reassurances from ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Investors stand in front of an electronic board showing stock information on the first

    Investor focus locks on Fed as China rout slows

    Asian shares stayed stuck at seven-month lows on Wednesday, as markets continued to digest a storm in Chinese equity markets, while the dollar ...
  7. Saudi riyal, yuan, Turkish lira, pound, U.S. dollar, euro and Jordanian dinar banknotes are seen in

    Dollar's ascent pauses before Fed outcome; Aussie struggles

    The U.S. dollar hovered just below recent peaks on Tuesday, as investors turned to this week's Federal Reserve meeting for clues on the policy ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: An investor looks at an electronic board at a brokerage house in Beijing

    Asian stocks hit 2021 lows on China tech selling, real yields drop before Fed

    Asia's stock markets fell to fresh troughs on Tuesday led by a third straight session of heavy selling in Chinese internet giants, while bond and ...
  9. Construction works in Shanghai

    Global growth to stay strong but virus the top risk, say economists

    Global economic growth prospects are holding strong for this year and next, despite a significant majority of economists in Reuters polls warning ...
  10. Saudi riyal, yuan, Turkish lira, pound, U.S. dollar, euro and Jordanian dinar banknotes are seen in

    Dollar dips ahead of Fed meeting, cryptocurrencies jump

    (Corrects day of week in lede)