Australia Consumer Sentiment Weakest Since Mid-2015

Australia's consumer confidence weakened to the lowest level in more than four years in October despite interest rate reductions, survey results from Westpac showed Wednesday. The Westpac-Melbourne Institute Index of Consumer Sentiment dropped to 92.8 in October from 98.2 in Read More →

World Bank Forecasts Growth To Ease Across Europe, Central Asia

The World Bank forecast economic growth across Europe and Central Asia to ease this year reflecting the slowdown in both Russia and Turkey. According to the latest World Bank Economic Update for Europe and Central Asia, released Wednesday, growth in Read More →

Fed Minutes Show Some Concern About Market Expectations For Rate Cuts

A few participants at the Federal Reserve's monetary policy meeting in September expressed concerns that the markets expect more interest rate cuts than are appropriate, according to the minutes of the meeting released on Wednesday.Original Article Read More →

Dollar Steady Ahead Of Trade Talks

The U.S. Dollar stayed firm against most major currencies on Wednesday amid renewed optimism about the upcoming high-level trade talks between the U.S. and China.Original Article Read More →

New Zealand Food Prices Unchanged In September

New Zealand Food prices were flat on an unadjusted monthly basis in September, Statistics New Zealand said on Thursday - slowing from the 0.7 percent increase in August.Original Article Read More →

U.S. Wholesale Inventories Rise Less Than Expected In August

A report released by the Commerce Department on Wednesday showed a modest increase in U.S. wholesale inventories in the month of August. The Commerce Department said wholesale inventories edged up by 0.2 percent in August, matching the uptick in July. Read More →