(EDITORS NOTE: Image was created using a variable planed lens.) The Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve building stands in Washington, D.C., U.S. (Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg)  

Fed Hike, ECB Rethinks Buying and BOJ Stimulus: 36 Crucial Hours

(Bloomberg) -- The world’s three most powerful central banks convene next week, with the U.S. Federal Reserve setting the pace in a retreat from the era of easy money.