MONDAY'S surge in the yen has left yield-seeking Japanese retail investors wrong-footed again.

[NEW YORK] Traders are betting the Federal Reserve will deliver another, bigger reduction in borrowing costs at its mid-March policy meeting, as worries about the spread of the new coronavirus...

[BENGALURU] Traders on Monday piled into bets the US Federal Reserve will deliver a big dose of stimulus starting this month amid mounting concern over the economic impact from the coronavirus and...

BANK of England governor Mark Carney dropped a clear hint on Thursday that the central bank could cut interest rates if it looks like weakness in the economy will persist.

NEWS ANALYSIS

The US Federal Reserve started the year with a u-turn, but now the central bank is screeching to a halt, which could give investors yet another jolt.

GOLD's ascent has been petering out lately, but a low-yield environment amid waning global macros, shaky geopolitics and rate-cut expectations in the US could give renewed oomph to the bullion...

[MELBOURNE] Further interest rate cuts by the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) would do little to boost the economy as the power of monetary policy easing is limited, a former governor of the bank...

[MUMBAI] India's central bank cut its key interest rate for a fifth straight time this year, moving aggressively to revive economic growth as the banking system faces new stresses.

[SYDNEY] Australian retail sales rose in August, suggesting recent interest rate cuts and government tax rebates had helped lift consumer spending in a welcome sign for policymakers.

[LONDON] The world's biggest government-debt markets are sending a clear signal that global economic growth is stalling and inflation expectations are fading fast.