Overall, we see only limited potential for sovereign ratings in the euro area to improve from current levels, and material downside risks
remain," says Kathrin Muehlbronner, a Moody's Vice President-Senior Credit Officer, and author of the report.
The head of Bank of England, Mark Carney, has said that the central bank is focussed on downside risks
While both upside and downside risks
exist, I personally assess the downside risks
as greater," Shirai said in a speech to business leaders in the southern city of Kumamoto.
include "possible delays in the complex implementation of recent policy announcements in Europe, a potential sharp fiscal tightening in the United States, securing funding for this year's budget in Japan, weaker growth in some emerging markets and additional supply shocks in some commodity markets," they said in a joint statement released after a two-day meeting in Mexico City.
R1 and R2 are both risk-averse players with different target profits and downside risks
Loose monetary policies adopted by advanced economies to eliminate the downside risks
to economic activity not only boosted global liquidity but also stimulated the search for yield, which encouraged more capital flows into emerging economies.
High unemployment rates as well as downside risks
for the housing markets in several advanced economies also could dampen consumer confidence and result in weakening the global growth outlook, Lipsky added.
Going forward, there are some risks, especially downside risks
remaining,'' Kazuo Ueda, a member of the Policy Board at the Bank of Japan (BOJ), said at a central banking conference in Singapore.
Biotech stocks, of course, promise enormous profits, but carry huge downside risks
Governor Stephen Poloz said that the central bank was concerned about low inflation, even though upside and downside risks
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The key drivers of the negative outlook are (1) the UK's uncertain economic prospects; (2) downside risks
for asset-quality; and (3) pressure on profitability due to net interest margin pressure, weak credit growth, and higher regulatory and compliance costs.
New York stocks erased early gains to end lower Tuesday, with the Dow index closing at its lowest level in two weeks after the Federal Reserve gave no signal for further credit easing, despite the eurozone debt crisis posing downside risks
to the U.
Moody's report also identifies at least three downside risks
, albeit of varying probability, to its hook-shaped global rebound scenario.
Broaddus: Honestly, there are downside risks
still in the outlook and we all know what they are.