Thursday August 20, 2015
The US Federal Reserve saw economic conditions "approaching" the point of being able to weather an increase in near-zero interest rates at July's policy meeting, a Fed report has said.
Tuesday August 11, 2015
Economic conditions in the United States have largely returned to normal and a Federal Reserve decision to raise interest rates should come soon, Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart has said.
Friday July 17, 2015
New research from the Central Bank suggest that up to 21% of mortgage holders could save money if they switched their lender.
Wednesday July 15, 2015
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said that the Fed remains on track to raise interest rates this year, with labour markets expected to steadily improve and turmoil abroad unlikely to throw the US economy off track.
Thursday June 18, 2015
Millions of euro were up for grabs last night by a group of 11 startup companies that emerged from the National Digital Research Centre's accelerator programme.
Tuesday May 26, 2015
World oil prices fell today as traders mostly took their cue from the rebounding US dollar, dealers said.
Wednesday May 20, 2015
Many officials at the US Federal Reserve's April policy meeting believed it would be premature to raise interest rates in June and that a bump in inflation was being offset by a weaker labour market and softer data, according to minutes from the meeting released this evening.
Friday May 15, 2015
European Central Bank president Mario Draghi has warned against the potential side-effects of monetary policy measures.
Thursday May 07, 2015
US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen has warned that US stock market valuations were "quite high" and pose "potential dangers" to financial stability.
Wednesday April 29, 2015
The US Federal Reserve has pointed to weakness in the country's labour market and economy, in a sign that the central bank is struggling to proceed with its plans to raise interest rates this year.