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Stocks rise as economy strengthens, central banks step back
June 14th, 2018  4:47 PM

US stocks ticked higher Thursday after Europe's central bank laid out how it will close the spigot on the emergency stimulus it's flooded the market with in recent years

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The Latest: European Central Bank says euro 'irreversible'
June 14th, 2018  9:31 AM

In a dig to populist politicians who question the euro, the head of the European Central Bank says the share currency is irreversible

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The Latest: ECB lifts inflation forecast as it ends stimulus
June 14th, 2018  8:51 AM

The European Central Bank has trimmed its forecast for economic growth this year but raised its predictions for inflation.

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The Latest: Fed signals 4 rate hikes this year, up from 3
June 13th, 2018  2:10 PM

Federal Reserve policymakers expect to raise their benchmark interest rate four times this year

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The Latest: Shares in homebuilders fall ahead of Fed meeting
June 13th, 2018  1:19 PM

Shares of homebuilders slide ahead of an interest rate decision by the Federal Reserve

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UK inflation figures suggest delay in interest rate hike
June 13th, 2018  6:40 AM

Official figures show that inflation in Britain remained at an annual rate of 2.4 percent in May, suggesting the central bank may delay an expected rate increase

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Anticipation surrounds Fed's rate forecasts after next hike
June 13th, 2018  12:16 AM

Anticipation surrounds Fed's rate forecasts to follow Wednesday's expected hike

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3 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday
June 12th, 2018  12:05 PM

3 things to watch for from Fed in its statement, updated forecasts and Powell news conference

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US job growth might have picked up in May despite trade rift
June 1st, 2018  12:05 AM

US businesses likely stepped up hiring in May, brushing off concerns about trade disputes

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Fed minutes: Another rate hike likely 'soon'
May 23rd, 2018  5:02 PM

Fed minutes: Officials expect to keep raising rates at gradual pace but noted risks

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Tame inflation: April consumer prices up just 0.2 percent
May 10th, 2018  11:34 AM

Outside gasoline, consumer prices rising at a modest pace as inflation pressures remain muted

Tame inflation: April consumer prices up just 0.2 percent
After cold hits economy, UK central bank keeps rate on hold
May 10th, 2018  10:10 AM

The Bank of England has kept its main interest rate on hold as a run of soft economic data has made it more cautious about the outlook for Britain.

After cold hits economy, UK central bank keeps rate on hold
The Latest: UK central bank defends change of mind on rates
May 10th, 2018  9:09 AM

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has defended himself against a charge that his public comments on interest rate moves lack credibility.

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The Latest: UK central bank defends change of mind on rates
May 10th, 2018  8:16 AM

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has defended himself against a charge that his public comments on interest rate moves lack credibility.

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UK central bank keeps interest rates low as economy slows
May 10th, 2018  7:18 AM

The Bank of England has kept its main interest rate on hold as a run of soft economic data has made it more cautious about the outlook for Britain.

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Walmart rushes into India, paying $16B for stake in Flipkart
May 9th, 2018  9:51 AM

Walmart rushes into India, paying $16B for majority stake in online retailer Flipkart

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EU predicts bright outlook for economy, tougher times for UK
May 3rd, 2018  7:55 AM

The European Union is expecting strong growth this year and next year while but predicts departing Britain will have tougher times.

EU predicts bright outlook for economy, tougher times for UK
EU predicts bright outlook for economy, tougher times for UK
May 3rd, 2018  7:22 AM

The European Union is expecting strong growth this year and next year while but predicts departing Britain will have tougher times.

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Fed keeps key rate steady but notes rising inflation
May 2nd, 2018  4:55 PM

Federal Reserve keeps its key interest rate unchanged but notes rising inflation

Fed keeps key rate steady but notes rising inflation
Fed keeps key rate steady but notes rising inflation
May 2nd, 2018  3:51 PM

Federal Reserve keeps its key interest rate unchanged but notes rising inflation

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