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Keep the target range for the federal funds rate at 0 to 1/4 percent
Bank of Canada |
The Bank of Canada today held its target for the overnight rate at the effective lower bound of ¼ percent, with the Bank Rate at ½ percent and the deposit rate at ¼ percent.
Reuters |
European Central Bank joined the Federal Reserve and the Bank of Japan in pursuing an ambitious reset in hopes of reasserting control. 
European Central Bank |
New strategy adopts symmetric 2% inflation target over medium term
Reserve Bank of Australia |
Interest rate on Exchange Settlement balances of zero per cent.
Bloomberg |
Fight between Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates blocked an oil-supply increase, crude climbing toward $80
The Federal Reserve is committed to using its full range of tools to support the U.S. economy in this challenging time, thereby promoting its maximum employment and price stability goals.
Bloomberg |
An unexpected jump in U.S. wages has given financial markets a new reason to worry that higher inflation may be here to stay.
Bloomberg |
Chinese and U.S. commerce ministers agreed to push forward trade and investment links in their first call
Bloomberg |
Cautions new private money could pose financial-stability risk