US FEDERAL RESERVE
Wall St dips as mounting US-China tensions cast doubt on trade deal
Six of the 11 major S&P 500 sectors were lower, with the financials index's 0.6% drop weighing the most after the benchmark U.S. 10-year Treasury yield hit a 2-1/2 week low.
U.S. Fed approves merger between BB&T, SunTrust Banks
Analysts have said such a tie-up has been made possible by regulatory easing under the ...
Trump says 'cordial' talk with Fed's Powell covered negative interest rates, trade
Just finished a very good & cordial meeting at the White H...
Fed says US financial system resilient; flags low rates, 'stablecoin' as risks
Business credit has continued to grow faster than the economy.
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Sensex gained 0.08 per cent to 40,357, while Nifty fell 0.11 per cent to 11,895 for the week.
Fed chief Powell says 'sustained expansion' likely for US economy
The baseline outlook remains favorable, and the current level of interest rates appropriate, Powell said.
Gold rises as trade uncertainty hurts risk appetite
Spot gold had risen 0.6% to $1,465.18 per ounce by 1251 GMT. U.S. gold futures were 0.9% higher at $1,466.10.
Gold eases as hopes of US-China trade progress lift risk appetite
Spot gold slipped 0.2% to $1,453.46 per ounce as of 1211 GMT, extending declines into a fourth straight session.
Fed chief Powell pushes back on negative interest rates
Powell's opening statement, in fact, emphasized that even after a year in which many market analysts saw a rising risk of a US recession, the Fed's outlook is for continued growth.
US-China tensions spur gains in gold
US gold futures was little changed at $1,474.80 per ounce.
Gold gains on US-China tensions; markets eye Fed minutes
US gold futures were unchanged at $1,474.00 per ounce.
Trump, Powell met Monday at White House to discuss economy
The Fed announced that they met “to discuss the economy, growth, employment and inflation.”
Dollar rises as US-China relations worsen over Hong Kong and tariffs
After four days of falling, the dollar was up 0.1 per cent against both the euro and a basket of currencies.
Gold slips as hopes for US-China trade deal boost dollar
Spot gold was down 0.2 per cent at $1,506.33 per ounce.
US Fed risks more Trump anger with rates on hold
After raising rates four times in 2018, the Fed has reduced them this year.
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