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Morning Briefing: Various Things to Know on Thursday

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! The minutes of Federal Open Market Committee show the policymakers preparing to change tact on bond purchasing before begin to raise the...

Surprisingly! BI Cuts Rate to 3.75% in November

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Surprisingly, board governors of Bank Indonesia lowered the seven days reverse repo rate (BI-7DRR) by 25 basis points to 3.75 percent, the deposit...

Morning Briefing: Various Things to Know on Thursday

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! Its decision day for Bank Indonesia, to hold or cut its benchmark rate. The economists expect the central bank to maintain...

Morning Briefing: Various Things to Know On Wednesday

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! Starting today, board governors of Bank Indonesia (BI) start the two-days meeting before make it decision on Thursday. Last month,...

Morning Briefing: Various Things to Know on Tuesday

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! The news from Moderna Inc., (NASDAQ: MRNA) that said the COVID-19 vaccine candidate was 94.5 percent effective, sending a positive impact...

Weekly Briefing: Various Things to Know in This Week

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! This week monetary policy meetings are scheduled for Indonesia, Thailand, and the Philippines, though no changes are anticipated. October updates to...

US’s FOMC Hold the Rate, Bond Buying Program Unchanged

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) held its Fed Fund Rate (FFR) at 0.25 percent in their latest meeting on Thursday (11/05). The policymakers also...

Bank Indonesia, MAS Extends Bilateral Swap Agreement Until 2021

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Bank Indonesia (BI) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced the extension of the US$10 billion bilateral swap agreement for another year. This...

Morning Briefing: Various Things to Know on Friday

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! President of the European Central Bank, Christine Lagarde, signaled further easing in the December meeting. On Thursday, the central bank kept...

BoJ Holds the Rates, Extend the Crisis Response Package

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) -The policy board of the Bank of Japan (BoJ) applied a negative interest rate of minus 0.1 percent to the Policy-Rate Balances in...

BI Hold Rates for Four Straight Months

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - As expecting, board governors of Bank Indonesia (BI) maintained its seven days repo rate at 4 percent, amid the dynamics of adjusting global...

Morning Briefing: Various Things to Know on Tuesday

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! Governors of Bank Indonesia will make a decision on the seven days repo rate today. Most economists rated the central bank...

Powell Sends a Pessimistic Message to the US Economy

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The Federal Reserve (Fed) chairman, Jerome Powell, said the United States (US) economy has a long way to go before fully recovering from...

Bank Indonesia Maintains Seven Days Repo Rate to Guard Rupiah

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Bank Indonesia decided kept the seven days reverse repo rate at 4 percent at the latest meeting ended today. The central bank...

Powell Give Signals FFR to Stay Near Zero Until 2023

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The Federal Reserves (Fed) chairman, Jerome Powell, give a signal that the Fed Fund Rate (FFR) will stay near zero percent until 2023....

Morning Briefing: BI’s Monetary Policy Out Today

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! Board of governor of Bank Indonesia (BI) has an agenda to announced their latest monetary policy after hold the seven...

Morning Briefing: Waiting the Fed and BI Meeting

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! Bank Indonesia and United States (US) Federal Open Meeting Committee has a meeting today and will decided their monetary policies. Some...

Weekly Briefing: Full of Monetary Policy Meetings

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! This week we will sees monetary policy meetings at the Federal Reserve (Fed), Bank Indonesia, Bank of England, and Bank of...

The Fed Set a Lower Rate Policy in the Longer Period

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Chairman of Federal Reserves (Fed), Jerome Powell, told the audiences of Jackson Hall Symposiums the central bank to keep the lower interest...

US’s Fed Hold the Rate, Lowers Economic Growth Outlook

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - United States (US) Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) agreed to hold the Fed Fund Rate (FFR) at the current level near to zero percent,...

Bank Indonesia Kept the Benchmark Rate in August

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Bank Indonesia (BI) kept the seven days repo rate (Bi-7DRR) at 4 percent. to 4.00 percent, said the governor on Wednesday (08/18)....

Powell: US Economic Recovery Slowing Down

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The Federal Reserve (Fed) chairman, Jerome Powell, rated the path of the United States (US) economy is going to “depend significantly on the...

Morning Briefing: The Fed Starts the Monthly Meeting

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! United States (US) Federal Reserve (Fed) will hold a monthly meeting to determine the benchmark rate starting today and will make...

ECB Leaves Policy Unchanged, Sees Euro’s Economy Contraction

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Board of governing council of the European Central Bank (ECB) leave the main refinancing operations and the interest rates on the marginal lending facility...

Bank Indonesia Cuts Rate to Boost the Economy

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Board of Governors of he Bank Indonesia (BI) cut the BI 7-Day Reverse Repo Rate (BI-7DRR) by 25 basis points (bps) to 4.00...

Morning Briefing: Awaiting BI Monetary Decision

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! After two-days meeting, today Bank Indonesia will announces the latest monetary policy. Last month, the central bank decided cut...

Bank of Japan Holds Negative Rate, Sees GDP Shrinks to 4.7%

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Bank of Japan (BoJ) decided to apply negative interest rate of minus 0.1 percent at Wednesday meeting, said the governor today (07/15)....

Powell: US Economy is Extraordinarily Uncertain

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Chairman of Federal Reserve (Fed) Jerome Powell rated, the outlook of the United States (US) is "extraordinarily uncertain" and will depend on...

Surprisingly, BI Cuts Benchmark Rates by 25 bps to 4.25%

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Board of governor Bank Indonesia (BI) decided cut its 7-Day Reverse Repo Rate (BI-7DRR) by 25 basis points (bps) to 4.25 percent, Deposit...

Powell: US’s Economy is Still Far from the Recovery

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Chairman of Federal Reserves (Fed), Jerome Powell, dashed some market optimism by providing a bleak picture of the economy and providing impetus...