Posts tagged ‘central banks’

Central banking: The New Era



Rate normalisation is the phrase on everyone’s lips. Well, maybe not everyone’s…some people have just been saying “higher interest rates.” Currently, the United States and the UK look like they going to be the pathfinders, striding toward rate hikes while several other major central banks…

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Is Oz Flirting with Forward Guidance?



The Reserve Bank of Australia must be feeling pressure to provide financial markets with explicit forward guidance on the long-term direction of its interest rate strategy. These days, with central banks all over the world providing markets with forward guidance on rates in an effort to shape…

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