High company valuations a ‘worry,’ IMF’s capital markets chief says

Financial Counsellor and Director of the Monetary and Capital Markets Department Tobias Adrian hold the press briefing of the Global Financial Stability Report at the International Monetary Fund during the 2024 Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group in Washington DC, United States...

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UK inflation, March 2024

Inflation in the U.K. eased to 3.2% in March, the Office for National Statistics said on Wednesday.That was slightly higher than the forecast from economists polled by Reuters of 3.1%, but was down from 3.4% in February.Food prices provided the biggest downward drag on the headline rate, the ONS...

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IMF upgrades global growth forecast as economy proves ‘surprisingly resilient’ despite downside risks

Crowds walk below neon signs on Nanjing Road. The street is the main shopping district of the city and one of the world's busiest shopping districts.Nikada | E+ | Getty ImagesThe International Monetary Fund on Tuesday slightly raised its global growth forecast, saying the economy had proven "surprisingly resilient"...

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U.S. economy will see ‘more things break’ in 2025 if rates stay high: Strategist

U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell holds a press conference following a two-day meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee on interest rate policy in Washington, U.S., March 20, 2024.Elizabeth Frantz | ReutersThe U.S. economy could be headed for stormy waters in 2025 if the Federal Reserve does not...

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BlackRock’s Larry Fink sees Fed cutting rates twice this year but missing 2% inflation goal

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - DECEMBER 04: Larry Fink, CEO of Blackrock, speaks at a roundtable discussion titled: "Financing the New Climate Economy," during which he described the urgent need for a "new financial landscape" for funding investments into the global energy transition on day five of the UNFCCC...

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