Central Bank of Russia's recent decision to hike rates does not foreshadow that more interest rate hikes lay ahead, analysts at Sova Capital said.
Factory sector activity in the US mid-Atlantic region bounced back sharply in September on the back of a big increase in firms' new orders, according to the results of a widely-followed survey.
America's current account deficit with the rest of the world narrowed more quickly than expected during the second quarter.
Global fund managers topped up their holdings of cash and lowered their allocation to global equities, according to the results of Bank of America-Merrill Lynch's fund manager survey for the month of September, especially towards Emerging Markets and Europe.
Italy's finance minister said his country's budget plans would put the emphasis on higher levels of public investment, lowering the tax burden on middle-income earners and increasing social protection for the poor.
These were the movements in some of the most widely-followed 10-year sovereign note yields:.
The White House is set to announce new tariffs on as many as $200. 0bn-worth of Chinese-made goods, probably towards the start of the coming week.
The rate of gains in US consumer prices slowed last month, as medical commodities and services prices dipped.
The European Central Bank's governing council decided to stay put on interest rates and asset purchases on Thursday, as expected by economists, and continued to signal that interest rates would remain steady at least through the summer of 2019.
Factory gate inflation in the US eased in August, as food prices continued to ease and energy costs flattened out.
Mark Carney has accepted H. M. Treasury's offer for him to remain at the helm of the Bank of England until January 2020, thus extending his stay for another six months.
Some officials in Brussels are "complaining" about "over-spin" by Westminster, saying that the European Union's stance vis-a-vis the Prime Minister's Chequers Plan had not changed one iota.
US job growth undershot forecasts last month, when revisions to figures for the prior two months are taken into account, even as wage pressures increased at their fastest clip since June 2009.
A top Fed official argued on Friday for continuing to raise interest rates gradually, apparently including through the end of 2018, which appeared to indicate that he might back further rate hikes in both September and December.
Inflation expectations among the British public edged higher over the last quarter, according to the results of the latest survey carried out by TNS for the Bank of England.
A key indicator of the health of the US jobs market improved more than expected last week as firms continued to tread cautiously when it came to firing staff.
Sterling shot higher against both the dollar and the euro on Wednesday afternoon following a report that the British and German governments have ditched key Brexit demands.
These were the movements in some of the most widely-followed 10-year sovereign bond yields:.
These were the movements in the most widely-followed 10-year sovereign bond yields:.
Inflation pressures in the single currency bloc ebbed in August, amid broad-based declines outside of processed food, alcohol and tobacco prices.