Monday, January 17th, 2022

Tag: Central

Central banks should hold off tightening

Anne Richards, CEO of Fidelity International, told CNBC that central banks should wait a couple more months before tightening monetary policy. Richards, who was speaking to CNBC’s Karen Tso on a panel on Tuesday...

Fed risks running behind the curve, says former NZ central bank governor

The U.S. Federal Reserve runs the risk of running behind the curve on interest rates, a former governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand told CNBC on Friday. “Inflation is pushing up quite...

German central bank warns of overblown property prices

Germany’s central bank warned Thursday about skewed valuations in the housing market, calling it a “specific vulnerability” as property prices continue to soar. “We have basically seen all indicators — prices, credit — those...

The Federal Reserve is likely to become a tougher talking central bank, could end bond program sooner

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell attends the House Financial Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., September 30, 2021. Al Drago | Reuters Expect more tough talk from the Federal Reserve, as...

Pakistan central bank on growth, inflation outlook

Pakistan is expected to grow about 5% in the current fiscal year that ends in June 2022, the country’s central bank governor told CNBC on Tuesday. “This is a four-year high and this growth...

Turkish lira falls before central bank meeting

Turkish Lira Mehmet Kalkan The Turkish lira on Thursday continued its slide ahead of the country’s central bank meeting. The currency fell to a record low of 10.98 against the dollar, but pared some...

European Central Bank warns of bubbles in property and financial markets

Christine Lagarde (R), President of the European Central Bank (ECB), and Vicepresident Luis de Guindos (L) Thomas Lohnes | Getty Images News | Getty Images The European Central Bank warned of stretched valuations in...

Central bank digital currencies are moving slowly — but not in China

China’s digital yuan currency is displayed on a mobile phone in Yichang, Hubei province, China, Feb. 22, 2021. Costfoto | Barcroft Media | Getty Images Don’t expect central banks to issue their own digital...