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      European bonds softer after Yellen’s rate message

      Monday 08:55 BST. European bond yields crept higher and stocks across the continent slipped as investors digested the...

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      Japan stocks win as Asian markets digest Jackson Hole

      Japanese stocks were on track for their best gain in more than a month, with exporters receiving a boost from a weaker...

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      Fast Asia Open: To Yellen back

      The Japanese stock markets today look set to rise in the wake of last Friday’s highly-anticipated speech from Janet...

    4. 13 hours ago

      Central bankers fear threat of low-growth rut

      As the world’s central banking elite gathered at Jackson Hole, Wyoming, Janet Yellen provided the assurances that many...

    5. 14 hours ago

      Cleveland Fed’s Mester outlines ‘compelling’ case for rate rise

      One of the Federal Reserve’s rate-setters has described the case for a further increase in short-term interest rates as...

    6. August 28, 2016

      Central bankers to persist with brave new world

      The message from the meetings in Jackson Hole was clear: there is no winding the clock back to the pre-crisis world of...

    7. August 26, 2016

      Federal Reserve cues leave investors mildly bewildered

      Financial markets took a ride on the Federal Reserve rollercoaster on Friday, as comments from senior officials at the...

    8. August 26, 2016

      Gold mining stocks have volatile day after Fed remarks on rates

      Gold prices gyrated and shares in gold miners advanced on Friday following a string of speeches by top Federal Reserve...

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      August 26, 2016

      Week ahead: US jobs, Fed speakers, Canada GDP

      Investors are going to spend next week mulling over whether the Federal Reserve will move to raise rates when it meets...

    10. Fast FT

      August 26, 2016

      Despite Jackson Hole, US stocks finish day little changed

      What’s it going to take then? For a little while it looked like Federal Reserve policymakers’ argument that the case...

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      August 26, 2016

      Odds of September rate rise top 40%

      The odds of a Federal Reserve rate rise next month climbed on Friday to the highest level since early June as investors...

    12. Fast FT

      August 26, 2016

      US 2-year Treasury yield rises to highest since June

      Yields on short-dated government paper jumped on Friday in an about-face from earlier trading after the vice chair of...

    13. Fast FT

      August 26, 2016

      'Mildly hawkish & mildly dovish': Wall Street reacts to Yellen

      A look at the market reaction and it seems as if many investors have taken Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen’s...

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      August 26, 2016

      Yellen speech: how the Fed plans to escape policy trap

      In her long-awaited speech, Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen touched upon a much-talked about part of current...

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      August 26, 2016

      Yellen takes the shine out of gold... briefly

      Gold has taken a tumble, falling for the fifth consecutive day as Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen said the case for...

    16. August 26, 2016

      Janet Yellen says case for rate rise has ‘strengthened’

      Janet Yellen has said the case for an increase in short-term interest rates has strengthened recently amid firm jobs...

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      August 26, 2016

      US dollar rises after Yellen speech

      The US dollar climbed after Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen said that the argument for a rate rise has...

    18. Fast FT

      August 26, 2016

      Case for Fed rate rise has 'strengthened', Yellen says

      Arguments for a second increase in short-term interest rates have strengthened amid firm jobs growth in the US, the...

    19. August 26, 2016

      Fed faces its critics at Jackson Hole

      It was an event far removed from the esoteric academic debate that for decades has dominated gatherings of senior...

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      August 26, 2016

      US stock futures lower ahead of Yellen

      US stock-index futures were modestly lower ahead of Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen’s speech at the Jackson Hole...

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      August 26, 2016

      Sterling on course for first back-to-back weekly gains since May

      Sterling is heading for its first back-to-back weekly gains since May, as a slew of surprisingly decent post-Brexit...

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      August 26, 2016

      Markets: Final countdown to Yellen; Japan stocks sink

      European and US equity gauges are trading cautiously in seasonally thin markets as investors wait to see if a...

    23. August 26, 2016

      Janet Yellen’s Jackson Hole speech: the view from markets

      For financial markets, it’s the most keenly anticipated speech of the summer. On Friday, Federal Reserve chair Janet...

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      August 26, 2016

      Opening Quote: Restaurant Group's crash diet; China and football

      It is thin pickings on the corporate front this morning but results from Restaurant Group have given investors...

    25. Fast FT

      August 26, 2016

      Yen, stocks react as Japan falls further into deflation

      A stronger yen, as data showed Japan sank further into deflationary territory, weighed on Japanese exporters on Friday...

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      August 26, 2016

      Fast Asia Open: Yellen o'clock, Japan CPI

      Not even a recovery in oil prices could prop up stocks overnight as investors stuck to the sidelines ahead of a...

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      August 25, 2016

      Investors withdraw $6.4bn from US-based stock funds

      Risk-off. Investors withdrew $6.4bn from US based-stock funds in the week ended August 24, according to the latest data...

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      August 25, 2016

      US stocks tick lower as traders brace for Yellen

      US stocks drifted lower on Thursday, in yet another subdued session on Wall Street, as investors awaited a speech by...

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      August 25, 2016

      Gold in longest losing streak since May

      Gold was poised for its longest losing streak since May as investors grew jittery ahead of Federal Reserve chair Janet...

    30. August 25, 2016

      Central bankers ponder moving the goalposts

      Central bankers gathering in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, for the annual Federal Reserve symposium on economics are in a...

    31. August 25, 2016

      Low rates and high anxiety at Jackson Hole

      The opening event for many of the central bankers gathering for their annual symposium in Wyoming this year is not an...

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      August 25, 2016

      Markets have grown unusually 'complacent' - Citi

      Financial market volatility has been remarkably low of late, even for a traditionally sleepy time of the year, a sign...

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      August 25, 2016

      US stocks slip as investors await Yellen speech

      US equities kicked off Thursday with mild losses as investors mulled data on business investment and braced themselves...

    34. August 25, 2016

      ‘Hawkish Janet’ trades still unlikely

      Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen will finally give her much-anticipated Jackson Hole speech on Friday. Investors...

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      August 25, 2016

      Investors should prepare for 'Keynesian Put' - BAML

      After Greenspan comes Keynes. Global investors are bracing themselves for a new kind of “put”: government spending....

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      August 25, 2016

      European stocks slip amid cautious pre-Fed trading

      European bourses are drifting lower, tracking a soft Asia session, while forex moves are meagre in cautious trading...

    37. August 24, 2016

      Time for a rethink at the Federal Reserve

      Australia has a new one, India’s latest one is coming, Turkey and Malaysia are getting used to their newcomers. New...

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      August 24, 2016

      Gold skids almost 1%

      Gold lost a little of its luster on Wednesday, with prices sliding by 0.9 per cent to $1,325.4 a troy ounce – taking a...

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