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US Fed signals bond-buying taper coming 'soon,' rate hike in 2022

September 23, 2021 10:37 am

While no decisions have been made on the exact pace and timing of how the central bank will reduce its asset purchases, Fed Chair Jerome Powell said it seems "appropriate" that the taper could begin "soon" and be completed by the middle of 2022.

Five things to watch at Federal Reserve policy meeting

September 22, 2021 10:26 am

Here are five things to look for from the meeting, which wraps up on Wednesday

Fed expects growth surge, inflation jump in 2021 but no rate hike

March 18, 2021 9:51 am

Federal Reserve news today: Fed officials, in fact, expect economic growth to remain above trend for at least two years to come, at 3.3% in 2022 and 2.2% in 2023, compared to estimated long-term potential growth of just 1.8%.

Why Ben Bernanke, former US Fed chairman, can't refinance his mortgage

October 04, 2014 1:45 pm

Until earlier this year, Ben Bernanke, as chairman of US Fed, set the course of interest rate policy.

Tested by Fed

March 22, 2014 12:10 am

Floating exchange rate and low inflation can keep rupee stable when the US raises rates.

Running the economy from Mumbai

January 29, 2014 2:59 am

Rajan will have only one policy variable available to deal with any economic disturbance, the rate of interest, till end of May.

Gold notches biggest annual loss in 32 years

January 01, 2014 11:19 am

After a 12-year bull run,gold shed 28 per cent in 2013 as investors switched to riskier assets.

Gold price steady,but set for biggest annual loss in three decades

December 27, 2013 2:06 am

Gold is going to struggle again next year unless the stock markets see a correction.

5 ways US Federal Reserve's influence expanded in 100 yrs

December 25, 2013 12:00 pm

US Federal Reserve wields enormous power over people,economies worldwide.

Moody's now targets India Inc,outlook negative in 2014

December 05, 2013 2:43 pm

After tough talk on India's GDP,Moody's sees dark clouds over corporates; chants 'reforms' mantra.