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Shrutee Sarkar

ECB rate-hike prospects before next downturn are fading: Reuters poll

Mar 14 2019

BENGALURU The European Central Bank may have missed its opportunity to raise interest rates before the next downturn, according to a Reuters poll that shows a majority of central bank policy watchers aren't confident they will.

Dark days ahead for Indian rupee over trade, election jitters: Reuters poll

Mar 06 2019

BENGALURU The Indian rupee's weak start to 2019 is an indication of how it will perform over the coming year, strategists in a Reuters poll said, citing uncertainty ahead of a general election in May and a potential trade conflict with the United States.

Coeure best-suited for ECB presidency but Liikanen is favorite: economists

Mar 06 2019

BENGALURU/FRANKFURT The best qualified candidate is unlikely to become the European Central Bank's next president given the political intricacies of the selection process and legal hurdles, a Reuters poll of over 50 economists suggested.

ECB to delay rate hikes to next year, restart cheap loans soon: Reuters poll

Feb 28 2019

BENGALURU Faced with a serious slowdown in euro zone economic growth, the European Central Bank is set to delay hiking interest rates from record lows until next year and will soon re-launch its offer of long-term loans to banks, a Reuters poll found.

Indian rupee the 'whipping boy', but to dodge record low: Reuters poll

Feb 05 2019

BENGALURU The Indian rupee is set to underperform against the dollar again this year, weighed down by uncertainty ahead of a national election in May, but is unlikely to retest life-time lows, a Reuters poll showed.

Global economy in real danger if U.S.-China trade war escalates: Reuters poll

Jan 25 2019

BENGALURU A synchronized global economic slowdown is under way and any escalation in the U.S.-China trade war would trigger a sharper downturn, according to Reuters polls of hundreds of economists from around the world. | Video

ECB rate hike to be delayed as recession risks rise again: Reuters poll

Jan 17 2019

BENGALURU The European Central Bank is expected to wait until the fourth quarter to raise its deposit rate, later than thought just a month ago, according to economists in a Reuters poll, who also said the chances of a euro zone recession have grown.

Indian rupee seen facing more punishment, but no new record low: Reuters poll

Jan 08 2019

BENGALURU The battered Indian rupee will take another bruising this year, despite a recent revival, weighed down by uncertainty around national elections in May and an expected economic slowdown, a Reuters poll found.

U.S. recession risks jump, Fed rate hike expectations slump - Reuters poll

Dec 14 2018

BENGALURU The risk of a U.S. recession in the next two years has risen to 40 percent, according to a Reuters poll of economists who also found a significant shift in expectations toward fewer Federal Reserve interest rate rises next year.

Euro zone recession risk climbs, rate rise conviction wavers: Reuters poll

Dec 10 2018

BENGALURU The European Central Bank is on course to raise its still-negative deposit rate in the third quarter of 2019 but economists' conviction has faded over the past month as the chances of a recession have risen.

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Burials begin for New Zealand mosque shooting victims

The bodies of two victims from New Zealand's mosques mass shooting were carried in open caskets on the shoulders of mourners into a large tent at Christchurch's Memorial Park Cemetery on Wednesday - the first burials of the 50 victims.