Sweden’s Central Bank Adds Heavy Dose of QE

Jul.01 — Sweden’s central bank, the Riksbank,is adding another 21 billion dollars in quantitative easing and expanding the program into corporate bonds but decided not to return to a negative monetary policy and maintained its rate at zero. The Swedish economy is expected to contract 4.5% this year but the lockdown was looser than elsewhere … Read more Sweden’s Central Bank Adds Heavy Dose of QE

Planet Normal: Lord Mervyn King on why we can’t simply follow the coronavirus science

Subscribe to Planet Normal to make sure you never miss an episode: https://www.playpodca.st/planetnormal Former Governor of the Bank of England, Lord Mervyn King, is the co-pilot on Telegraph columnists Allison Pearson and Liam Halligan’s fifth orbiting of Planet Normal. He tells us why he believes no-deal Brexit scaremongering was an attempt to reverse the referendum … Read more Planet Normal: Lord Mervyn King on why we can’t simply follow the coronavirus science

Two ways the Fed approaches bonds

Quantitative easing and yield curve control are just two of the methods the Federal Reserve can use to buy bonds. Insights via @CME Group: https://openmarkets.cmegroup.com/quicktake?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=paid_social&utm_campaign=quicktake_evergreen&utm_content=more_insights Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: https://bit.ly/2FJ0oQZ Email … Read more Two ways the Fed approaches bonds

Political Risk and QE to Weigh on Pound, Macquarie Says

Jun.01 — Any expansion of U.K. fiscal stimulus implies an increase in Bank of England quantitative easing, according to Eimear Daly, EMEA FX strategist at Macquarie. This factor, combined with heightened political risk, will weigh on the pound, Daly said in an interview on “Bloomberg Markets: European Open.”

Is the Federal Reserve planning more quantitative easing?

Much of the Fed’s quantitative easing measures so far were intended to help small businesses. Insights via @CME Group : https://openmarkets.cmegroup.com/quicktake?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=paid_social&utm_campaign=quicktake_evergreen&utm_content=more_insights Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: https://bit.ly/2FJ0oQZ Email us at quicktakenews@gmail.com QuickTake … Read more Is the Federal Reserve planning more quantitative easing?

RBNZ’s Statement Was Quite Dovish, RBC’s Ong Says

May.12 — Su-Lin Ong, chief economist at Royal Bank of Canada in Sydney, discusses Reserve Bank of New Zealand’s policy and the economy. The central bank almost doubled its quantitative easing program and signaled it is open to further interest rate cuts, including taking them negative, as it attempts to cushion the economic impact of the … Read more RBNZ’s Statement Was Quite Dovish, RBC’s Ong Says

BOE Could Do More Quantitative Easing in June, Bailey Says

May.07 — Bank of England Governor Andrew Bailey says the central bank is “keeping all options open” on monetary policy. He talks about the potential for policy makers to expand quantitative easing as soon as next month, discussions about negative interest rates, and his top long-term concerns about fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. He speaks … Read more BOE Could Do More Quantitative Easing in June, Bailey Says

Live: How can fintech help stabilize the economy? 疫情之下,金融科技助力经济维稳

The on-going global health crisis caused by COVID-19 has highlighted the potential for blockchain technology in the creation of nation-wide, or even global systems of connectivity that can be validated, transparent and secure. As governments worldwide launch economic stimulus plans, could a digital currency supported by central banks enable a new method of quantitative easing … Read more Live: How can fintech help stabilize the economy? 疫情之下,金融科技助力经济维稳

Reserve Bank leaves rates on hold, quantitative easing to continue | ABC News

Having cut the cash rate between meetings to 0.25 per cent, there was never going to be another rate cut today, but the Reserve Bank did say it has now bought about $36 billion worth of government bonds on the market, injecting that much freshly made money into the system. Governor Philip Lowe said today … Read more Reserve Bank leaves rates on hold, quantitative easing to continue | ABC News

RBA slashes rates begins money printing to curb coronavirus impact | ABC News

The Reserve Bank has cut interest rates to a record low 0.25 per cent and announced extraordinary measures to help prevent a coronavirus-driven recession. The RBA will buy Australian government bonds as part of its first-ever quantitative easing program, and provide a three-year funding facility to provide cheap loans for Australian banks. Read more here: … Read more RBA slashes rates begins money printing to curb coronavirus impact | ABC News

Qantas to stand down 20,000 workers due to coronavirus and latest from the Reserve Bank | ABC News

Qantas and Jetstar have announced that two-thirds of their 30,000 employees will be temporarily stood down from late March until at least the end of May. The Reserve Bank is tipped to make an emergency interest rate cut to a new low of 0.25 per cent today as it unleashes a quantitative easing program to … Read more Qantas to stand down 20,000 workers due to coronavirus and latest from the Reserve Bank | ABC News

El-Erian Calls ECB Stimulus Package ‘Encouraging’

Mar.12 — Mohamed El-Erian, chief economic adviser at Allianz and a Bloomberg Opinion columnist, reacts to the European Central Bank’s decision to leave interest rates unchanged while boosting quantitative easing and liquidity tools. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Jonathan Ferro on “Bloomberg The Open.” His opinions are his own.

How are the Reserve Bank and the Australian markets handling coronavirus? | News Breakfast

Market Analyst from InvestSMART Evan Lucas joins the News Breakfast team to discuss the Reserve Bank’s response to the economic impact of the coronavirus, and puts his “economist hat” on to explain how quantitative easing works and why it may be the Reserve Bank’s next step, why a stimulus package, similar to 2008, may not … Read more How are the Reserve Bank and the Australian markets handling coronavirus? | News Breakfast