The creation of the Federal Reserve 100 years ago helped develop a new world of investing in which bond returns fell, and the start of its next century may also mark a new era in monetary policy making, says Deutsche Bank AG.
The Swiss National Bank’s foreign- currency reserves rose to a record in May, a month during which the franc fell against both the euro and dollar.
Don’t bet the house on a robust revival of the U.S. property market, says the Yale University professor who predicted the bursting of the dot-com and subprime-mortgage bubbles.
The Swiss central bank’s currency holdings rose to a record last month after policy makers imposed a franc cap to help exporters and fight deflation threats.
German economic growth accelerated more than economists forecast last quarter, providing fuel to help the euro area’s recovery offset an unexpected stalling in France and renewed slump in Italy.
"It's really a U-turn."
- Alexander Koch on Nov 29, 2014