central banks

Analysts expect central banks to hold or cut policy rates

IT SEEMS that nobody is expecting the United States Federal Reserve and other key central banks to tighten their monetary policies in 2020. In fact, most pundits are seeing these central banks to...

What is a digital bank?

A digital bank offers banking services such as deposits, loans, debit and credit cards like a traditional bank, except that transactions are performed online and the bank does not have a physical...

The time has come for expansionary fiscal policy, say economists

WITHOUT a full-blown recession, expansionary fiscal policy still looks unlikely, but the topic is gaining ground, Swiss-Italian economist Beatrice Weder di Mauro noted on Thursday.

Singapore chosen by Bank for International Settlements for innovation hub centre

SINGAPORE - The Bank for International Settlements (BIS), the global bank for central banks, will establish an innovation hub centre in Singapore in a move that Singapore's central bank said...