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St. Louis Feds Bullard Discusses Commodity Prices, Inflation Measures, and Inflation Targeting

Farmington, MO (PRWEB) May 23, 2011 Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard delivered remarks titled Commodity Prices, Inflation Targeting, and U.S. Monetary Policy on Monday as part of the Cozean Lecture Series, overseen by Mineral Area College Foundation. Bullard said ignoring energy prices in measures of inflation may understate the true [...]

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Jaw mightier than printing press for yen bears

Jaw mightier than printing press for yen bears On Thursday, he indicated he'd be comfortable with negative official interest rates. Abe's calls, however, provoke shrugs from some economists, who question whether it makes much sense to raise the inflation target when data shows prices are still falling. Read more on MarketWatch BOJ's Shirakawa Calls Abe's [...]

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Pangestu Says Indonesia Can Maintain Inflation Target: Video

Sept. 3 (Bloomberg) — Indonesian Trade Minister Mari Pangestu talks about the outlook for the nation’s economy. Indonesia’s inflation rate climbed to the highest level in 16 months as electricity costs increased after the government raised power prices this quarter. Policy makers have said the country’s faster inflation in recent months was temporary, while an [...]

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Housing Recovery Means Economic Recovery States Commentaries on Current Economic Conditions

Minneapolis, Minnesota (PRWEB) June 12, 2012 Home Destination follows news closely on the housing recovery and believes the economy continues to show slow, steady, and welcomed progress. The housing sector remains center stage in economic recovery with many leaders recognizing that the increase in residential construction and home sales activity is important to the sustained [...]

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Warning QE raid will damage exit strategy

Warning QE raid will damage exit strategy The modelling shows that the government could make an annual profit of around £11bn by taking gilt coupon payments from the central bank if QE was maintained at £375bn with interest rates at 0.5 per cent indefinitely. But if these policies tightened … Read more on Financial Times [...]

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Latest Inflation Target News

BOJ may announce “Unlimited Easing” to reach inflation target “The BOJ will come under increasing pressure, and will comply with pressure adopting a 2 percent inflation target,” he said. “When you are seeking an inflation target, it implies unlimited easing.” The central bank will step up its purchases of risk … Read more on OANDA [...]

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CIGI Experts Outline Prescriptions for Cannes Summit and Beyond in Special Report on G20 Issues

Waterloo, Ont. (PRWEB) October 20, 2011 With a possible euro zone collapse and Greek insolvency likely to dominate the upcoming [...]

Pathways Home Health and Hospice Satu Johal Receives CFO of Year of the Year Award; Silicon Valley Business Journal Honoree

Sunnyvale, California (PRWEB) December 02, 2011 Satu Johal, CFO at Pathways Home Health & Hospice, received the Silicon Valley Business [...]

Latest Financial Regulation News

Working Together Towards Better Financial Regulation and Stability in Asia Image by Asian Development Bank Tellers attend to clients in [...]

European financial regulation – 4 questions to Olivier Garnier (Societe Generale)

Olivier Garnier, Chief economist at Societe Generale Group, expresses his view on European financial regulation and its reform. Video interview [...]

AMS Health Care Mortgage Corporation Provides Debt Service Savings to Hospitals Utilizing FHA 242 Mortgage Insurance Program

Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 An oft-overlook and relatively unknown federal program for hospitals seeking capital for needed and [...]

Vermont’s Captive Insurance Industry Off to Best Start Since 2005

Montpelier, VT (PRWEB) April 16, 2012 First quarter licensure of new captive insurance companies is off to a strong start [...]