The accommodative monetary policy
that was pursued in 2017 once again led to a considerable expansion of the Bundesbanks balance sheet," Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann explained at Tuesdays press conference presenting the Banks annual accounts, adding, "The higher volume of excess liquidity combined with negative deposit rates also drove up its profit.
As it is forecast that inflationary pressures on the demand side will not be high for the time being while the domestic economy is expected to continue its solid growth, the Board will maintain its accommodative monetary policy
stance," the BOK said in a statement.
In the meeting held last month, the regulator said there is room for a more accommodative monetary policy
in the near future, which would signal the possibility of easing or cutting of the rate should the inflationary and currency situation remain favourable.
We do not expect new US tax laws to drive more aggressive monetary tightening by the US Federal Reserve, nor do we expect the US dollar to strengthen significantly, leaving Asian central banks room to maintain accommodative monetary policy
,' it said.
Post financial crisis and using the S&P 500 as an example, the markets are up 275%- at the core of that has been accommodative monetary policy
as a support to asset prices, and a subset of policy is politics.
This means that a continuation of accommodative monetary policy
Encouraging businesses and households to take on more risk is precisely one intended effect of an accommodative monetary policy
target in Bangladesh, Pakistan, and India while favorable weather in Pakistan and India and lower oil prices have helped keep inflation low, and thereby made possible an accommodative monetary policy
The report said that inflation has remained benign, hovering below target in Bangladesh, Pakistan, and India while favourable weather in Pakistan and India and lower oil prices have helped keep inflation low, and thereby made possible an accommodative monetary policy
2 per cent in 2017, supported by generally less restrictive fiscal and still accommodative monetary policy
stances worldwide, it said.
ICICI Bank managing director and chief executive officer Chanda Kochhar said, "I expect to see easing of rates over a period of time as further transmission of accommodative monetary policy
Our top priority right now should be to create, as soon as possible, those conditions that would enable the Greek economy to benefit from the favourable global economic environment and the highly accommodative monetary policy
at the euro area level and speed up a sustainable return to global capital markets"--REUTERS.