Archive for the ‘Conferences’ Category

Press Conference with Chair of the FOMC, Janet L. Yellen.

Jun 18, 2014 Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in April indicates that growth in economic activity has rebounded in recent months. Labor market indicators generally showed further improvement. The unemployment rate, though lower, remains elevated. Household spending appears to be rising...

Prime Minister David Cameron and Premier Li Keqiang.

Prime Minister David Cameron and China’s Premier Li Keqiang held a joint press conference at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office during the annual UK-China summit. ; :

ECB Press Conference – 5 June 2014. More “Q.E.”.

At the on 5 June 2014, the Governing Council of the ECB took the following monetary policy decisions: The interest rate on the main refinancing operations of the Eurosystem will be decreased by 10 basis points to 0.15%, starting from the operation to be settled...

Bank of England Inflation Report and Press Conference, May 2014.

INFLATION REPORT PRESS CONFERENCE Wednesday 14 May 2014 Opening Remarks by the Governor The overall outlook for GDP growth and inflation in this Report is little changed from February. The UK economy continues to perform strongly. Having increased by more than 3% in the past year output...

ECB Press Conference – 8 May 2014.

At the meeting held in Brussels, Belgium on 8 May 2014, the Governing Council of the ECB decided that the interest rate on the main refinancing operations and the interest rates on the marginal lending facility and the deposit facility will remain unchanged at 0.25%,...

ECB Press Conference – 3 April 2014. The sniper didn’t shoot.

ECB Press Conference – 3 April 2014. The sniper didn’t shoot. At the meeting on 3 April 2014, the Governing Council of the ECB decided that the interest rate on the main refinancing operations and the interest rates on the marginal lending facility and the deposit facility will remain unchanged at 0.25%, 0.75% and 0.00% respectively....

More Taper: Fed Announces $10B Reduction in Bond Buying. Press Conference with Chair of the FOMC, Janet L. Yellen.

Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in January indicates that growth in economic activity slowed during the winter months, in part reflecting adverse weather conditions. Labor market indicators were mixed but on balance showed further improvement. The unemployment rate, however, remains elevated....

Governor of the Bank of England: One mision: Promoting the good of the people of the UK.

The Governor’s speech and Press Conference at Cass Business School, City University, London on 18 March 2014.

ECB Press Conference – 6 March 2014.

At the meeting on 6 March 2014, the Governing Council of the ECB decided that the interest rate on the main refinancing operations and the interest rates on the marginal lending facility and the deposit facility will remain unchanged at 0.25%, 0.75% and 0.00% respectively....

The Dawn of a New Monetary Policy in The U.K.

The opening remarks by Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England, at the Inflation Report Press Conference and the Q&A Press Conference, February 2014. "The first phase of guidance gave businesses confidence that Bank Rate would not be raised at least until jobs, incomes...