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Singapore inflation edges up in July on higher retail, water prices

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

In a joint statement, the MAS and the MTI said that retail and water prices rose by 1.2 per cent collectively, reversing the 0.2 per cent decline in June. 323 more words

Money Matters

Hungarian CB set to further loosen monetary conditions

News Outlets: Hungary’s central bank is ready to loosen monetary conditions further via unconventional tools if needed, the Monetary Council said on Tuesday, after it kept the base rate on hold at 0.9 percent as expected. 65 more words

News Outlets

The Feds are halfway there

One of the Federal Reserve presidents recently said the Fed was halfway home to raising rates. Currently, the rate sits at 1.25%, and the statement implies the target is 2.5%. 337 more words

The Mortgage Blog

Is the NI jobs market weakening?

Perhaps the most difficult job of at all at present is predicting what’s going to happen with the labour market, given the uncertainty that exists in the economy, particularly in relation to Brexit. 1,045 more words


What happens if you don't invest?

Most likely, you lose money if you don’t invest.

In an inflating economy, you should invest such that you get at least as much returns as inflation to ensure your money does not lose value. 281 more words


Even a cursory look at the two charts in the latest Economic Survey, out recently, on inflation forecasts versus actual levels over the past three years is instructive. 841 more words

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The Jackson Hole symposium should embace lower inflation

Later this week the world’s central banks will gather at the economics symposium of the US Kansas Federal Reserve at Jackson Hole in Wyoming. The description can be found below. 1,286 more words

Quantitative Easing And Extraordinary Monetary Measures