Dropping global bond yields, recession fears put BOJ in a bind

Credit: WorldNews- Published on August 21, 2019
TOKYO: Downward-spiralling bond yields and other potential signs of global recession have strung a tightrope for the Bank of Japan: it must keep pumping money aggressively to spur growth, but also prevent borrowing costs from sliding too far below the target. If yields keep falling, they could force the BOJ to take a deeper look...
Advertisement

Credit: Reuters Studio
Published on August 19, 2019 -  01:33
Trump dismisses recession fears
U.S. President Donald Trump and top White House officials dismissed concerns that economic growth may be faltering, saying they saw little risk of recession despite a volatile week on global bond markets, and insisting their trade war with China was doing no damage to the United States. Jillian Kitchener reports.

You are here

Recent related videos from verified sources

Gold Prices Could See $25,000 in Future 02:54
Credit: The Street - Published 4 days ago 


'Fundamentally Worried' Investors Are Jacking Up The Price Of Gold 00:35
Credit: Wochit Business - Published 3 weeks ago 


Watching Treasury Yields? Why Mortgage Rates Matter Too 01:56
Credit: The Street - Published on August 28, 2019 


Recession Check: What Is the Yield Curve Telling Investors Now? 01:24
Credit: The Street - Published on August 28, 2019 


Global Stocks Face Pressure From Bond Markets 00:37
Credit: Wochit Business - Published on August 28, 2019 


Stocks dip amid trade war uncertainty 01:38
Credit: Reuters Studio - Published on August 27, 2019 


Despite White House Objections, 70% Of Economists Predict Recession In 2021 00:42
Credit: Wochit Business - Published on August 19, 2019 


Trump 'Not Ready' For China Deal, Dismisses Recession Fears 00:34
Credit: Wochit - Published on August 18, 2019 


White House On Recession: What, Us Worry? 00:34
Credit: Wochit - Published on August 18, 2019 


You might like