15 days ago
The European Central Bank, which sets monetary policy for the 17 European Union countries that use the euro, cut its main interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point to a new record low of 0...
16 days ago
The Federal Reserve's chief policymaking group, the Federal Open Market Committee, has vast power over the economy through its ability to set monetary policy.
79 days ago
The government has nominated Asian Development Bank President Haruhiko Kuroda to head Japan's central bank, counting on his support for more aggressive monetary policy to help the world's...
82 days ago
Japanese stocks led Asian markets higher Monday, jumping on a report that the prime minister's pick for the next central bank governor will be a strong advocate of loose monetary policy aimed at...
95 days ago
Tokyo's Nikkei 225 led Asian stocks higher Tuesday as the yen weakened after a possible candidate for Bank of Japan governor voiced support for easier monetary policy.
99 days ago
In order to ensure adequate transmission of monetary policy to the financing conditions in euro area countries, it is essential to continue strengthening the resilience of banks where needed.
100 days ago
Mark Carney, the Canadian central banker who is set to become the Bank of England's governor this summer, says he is open to a review of Britain's monetary policy framework.
101 days ago
The ECB, which sets the eurozone's monetary policy independently of national governments, has its monthly meeting on Thursday.
116 days ago
They also express concern that the government's campaign to influence monetary policy might undermine the central bank's independent status.
149 days ago
The central bank is set to supercharge an already loose monetary policy.
152 days ago
The leadership pledged a "proactive fiscal policy" and "prudent monetary policy," Xinhua said, referring to willingness to boost spending and keep credit easy so long as inflation stays low.