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The Economist |
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Reuters |
British real estate agent Countrywide Plc on Thursday forecast flat full-year earnings, citing more market weakness surrounding Britain’s exit from the European Union.
Reuters |
Ride-hailing startup Uber Technologies Inc has hired a string of investment banks to its syndicate of initial public offering underwriters
Bloomberg |
Any further easing or strongly dovish signals by major central banks could intensify pressure for the yen to rise. Governor consider bolstering stimulus if a stronger yen threatened the path toward its 2 percent inflation target.
Bloomberg |
Theresa May struck a deal to revise the terms of the U.K.’s divorce from the European Union but it’s unclear whether she’s done enough to win Parliament’s support.
Investors fled to the relative safety of debt after the European Central Bank’s cut its GDP expectations, rekindling fears that a global slowdown could affect the U.S.
European Central Bank |
The interest rate on the main refinancing operations and the interest rates on the marginal lending facility and the deposit facility will remain unchanged at 0.00%, 0.25% and -0.40% respectively.
Bloomberg |
Fed and ECB find it difficult to roll back their stimulus; Rates are low, balance sheets big -- and there’s no way out
Reuters |
Downside risks in the global economy are likely to persist over the medium to long term, pressured by the Sino-U.S. trade war and a slowdown in China, Japan’s top financial diplomat said.
Bank of Canada |
Bank of Canada today maintained its target for the overnight rate at 1 ¾ per cent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly 2 per cent and the deposit rate is 1 ½ per cent.