Federal Reserve officials stare at the markets, say inflation is the focus

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Federal Reserve officials on Monday shrugged off heightened volatility in global markets from falling U.S. stocks to currency turmoil abroad and said their priority remained controlling domestic inflation. “There are interactions out there,” said Loretta Meester, president of the Federal Reserve Bank … Read more

US Treasury official criticizes China’s “non-conventional” debt practices

Chinese yuan banknotes are shown in this illustrative photo taken on April 25, 2022. REUTERS/Florence Law/Illustration Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register China is the largest official creditor in the world Lack of transparency and confidentiality agreements under fire Urging progress on Common Framework debt deals for Zambia and other countries … Read more

Japan Points to Opportunity for Yen Intervention; unconvinced market

A Japanese yen banknote is shown with a graph of the currency exchange rate in this illustration taken on June 16, 2022. REUTERS/Florence Law/Illustration Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Check price news pushes yen away from 24-year low The Minister of Finance will not announce an intervention plan The Ministry … Read more