Market to Watch FOMC, Retail, CPI
- FOMC cuts funds rate, discount rate 0.25%. Selway, William // Bond Buyer;11/18/98, Vol. 326 Issue 30523, p2
Announces the decision of the Federal Open Market Committee to lower federal fund rates. Percent decline; Reason for decision; Market expectations regarding rate decline.
- FOMC makes no change in interest rates. Koning, Rachel // Bond Buyer;02/04/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30572, p2
Reports that the United States Federal Open Market Committee has made no changes in short-term interest rates as the Fed's two-day policy session ended on February 3, 1999.
- Addendum: Historical Net Discount Rates--An Update Through 2001. Ireland, Thomas R. // Journal of Legal Economics;Winter2000-2001, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p63
Presents several charts depicting on interest rates. Values for various interest rates and growth rates in consumer price index; Net medical discount rates based on various interest rates; Total compensation series in the employer cost index.
- Economists: Prices Buy Fed Time. Koning, Rachel // Bond Buyer;07/16/99, Vol. 329 Issue 30684, p2
Reports on the effects of the rise in the consumer price index on interest rates in the United States in August 1999. Signs in the producer price data.
- Stable CPI keeps interest rate hike at bay. Hoxter, Curtis J. // Caribbean Business;8/12/1999, Vol. 27 Issue 31, p10
Reports on the decreased likelihood of an interest rate hike in the United States. Retention of level of consumer prices in May and June 1999; Transportation prices; Increase in manufacturing activity; Workers' average weekly earnings.
- Market to Study FOMC Statement. Barnett, Chip // Bond Buyer;3/19/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31347, p2
Focuses on economic issues tackled during the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in the U.S. Assessment of ruling of Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) on federal funds by analysts; Deficit of IFR BondData America; Increase of consumer price index.
- SOME EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE ON THE DEMAND FOR MONEY IN NIGERIA. Ajayi, Simeon Ibi // American Economist;Spring77, Vol. 21 Issue 1
Provides some empirical evidence on the demand for money in Nigeria. Variables important in the demand for money; Stability of the variables; Role of interest rate in the demand for money; Effects of interest rate on the open market operations; Interest elasticity of money demand; Speed of...
- Nigerian interbank lending rates eased marginally to an average of 10.5% week-on-week. // African Business News;11/11/2013, p35
The article reports that the interbank lending rates in Nigeria eased marginally to 10.5 percent week-on-week due to ample naira liquidity from matured open market operations (OMO).
- Time to hit the escape button. Steyn, Greta // Finance Week;10/4/2002, p46
Reports on the use of consumer price index to measure target inflation in South Africa. Debate on the method of implementing inflation targeting; Components of domestic final demand; Effect of interest rate on inflation rate.