FEDERAL Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell gave emerging-market central banks another solid reason to lower interest rates.

THE European Central Bank (ECB) will ease policy again if inflation does not rise back to its target, its president Mario Draghi said on Tuesday, reinforcing expectations for even more stimulus in...

RATES traders should prepare for turbulence around this week's Federal Reserve decision: Markets aren't giving up on rate cuts without a fight.

EUROPEAN Central Bank board member Benoit Coeure said in an interview published on Monday that if the ECB decided cutting rates was the best option, it would have to consider the effect of...

INVESTORS in the United Kingdom are underpricing the prospect of the Bank of England (BOE) sounding more hawkish this week.

EUROPEAN Central Bank president Mario Draghi warned that the euro-area economy faces agglomerating risks including Brexit and the danger that trade protectionism could hurt confidence.

[JAKARTA] Indonesian authorities mandated on Monday that ride-hailing motorcycle service providers will only be able to charge rates within a fixed band, a move that could put hurdles in the...

THE Federal Reserve's abrupt policy shift has opened the door for interest rate cuts across Asia as inflation remains subdued and economic growth slows....

THE BOTTOM LINE

THE US Federal Reserve performed a remarkable 180-degree turn between December and January. On Dec 19, the Wall Street Journal's opinion page was titled "Powell to Markets: Take That...

AUSTRALIAN home prices started the new year with another sharp fall as credit conditions tightened further and investors went on a buying strike, clouding the outlook for consumer confidence and...