Tag Archives: Inflation

The Fed’s Jackson Hole meeting and a key inflation reading: What’s coming this week.

The Fed’s Jackson Hole meeting and a key inflation reading: What’s coming this week. The Fed’s Jackson Hole meeting and a key inflation reading: What’s coming this week. Video transcript Back transcript Hedge Fund Chief Defends His Firm’s Bet Against GameStop In a House Financial Services Committee hearing, Gabriel Plotkin, founder and chief executive of the hedge fund Melvin Capital, …

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Britain’s central bank is expected to raise inflation forecasts as analysts look for a stimulus exit plan.

Britain’s central bank is expected to raise inflation forecasts as analysts look for a stimulus exit plan.

Britain’s central bank is expected to raise inflation forecasts as analysts look for a stimulus exit plan. Britain’s central bank is expected to raise inflation forecasts as analysts look for a stimulus exit plan. When Bank of England policymakers meet on Thursday they will be under pressure to offer more clues into how they plan to reverse the emergency stimulus …

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How to fight back when inflation hits our savings

How to fight back when inflation hits our savings How to fight back when inflation hits our savings When Covid rocked our world and threatened our financial security, the nation’s savers stepped up. By April there was more than £1.7trn stashed away in a range of accounts after a year which saw a dramatic increase in the amount households up …

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Worried About Inflation? Experts Weigh In

Worried About Inflation? Experts Weigh In

Worried About Inflation? Experts Weigh In Worried About Inflation? Experts Weigh In The DealBook newsletter delves into a single topic or theme every weekend, providing reporting and analysis that offers a better understanding of an important issue in the news. If you don’t already receive the daily newsletter, sign up here. Fresh data this week showed that consumer prices continue …

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Watch live: The Fed chair acknowledges inflation anxiety as he testifies before Congress.

Watch live: The Fed chair acknowledges inflation anxiety as he testifies before Congress. Watch live: The Fed chair acknowledges inflation anxiety as he testifies before Congress. Video The Federal Reserve chairman, Jerome Powell, testifies before the Senate Banking Committee on the newest monetary report.CreditCredit…Sarahbeth Maney/The New York Times Jerome H. Powell, the Federal Reserve chair, acknowledged that inflation has risen …

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Inflation? Not in Japan. And That Could Hold a Warning for the U.S.

Inflation? Not in Japan. And That Could Hold a Warning for the U.S.

Inflation? Not in Japan. And That Could Hold a Warning for the U.S. Inflation? Not in Japan. And That Could Hold a Warning for the U.S. TOKYO — In the United States, everyone is talking about inflation. The country’s reopening from the coronavirus pandemic has unleashed pent-up demand for everything from raw materials like lumber to secondhand goods like used …

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Blow to savers as research finds no standard accounts on offer beat inflation

Blow to savers as research finds no standard accounts on offer beat inflation Blow to savers as research finds no standard accounts on offer beat inflation There are no standard cash savings accounts on the market which can beat the eroding power of inflation, according to a financial information website. With Consumer Prices Index (CPI) inflation accelerating to 2.5% in …

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Inflation Rose in June With C.P.I. Up 5.4 Percent

Inflation Rose in June With C.P.I. Up 5.4 Percent

Inflation Rose in June With C.P.I. Up 5.4 Percent Inflation Rose in June With C.P.I. Up 5.4 Percent Percent change in Consumer Price Index from a year prior Some of June’s rise can be explained through what’s known as base effects — prices were low last spring, so the increase from the year prior is larger. But base effects are …

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What You Should Know About Savings Bonds and Inflation

What You Should Know About Savings Bonds and Inflation

What You Should Know About Savings Bonds and Inflation What You Should Know About Savings Bonds and Inflation There are some details about the I bonds to keep in mind. First, there’s a limit on how much you can invest. You can buy up to $10,000 per year, per person, in digital I bonds through Treasury Direct, a website operated …

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The European Central Bank changes its strategy to allow more room to fight inflation.

The European Central Bank changes its strategy to allow more room to fight inflation. The European Central Bank changes its strategy to allow more room to fight inflation. The European Central Bank headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany. Inflation in the eurozone has been hovering around the central bank’s 2 percent target in recent months.Credit…Ralph Orlowski/Reuters The European Central Bank said Thursday it …

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