WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Federal Reserve Board Vice Chair Stanley Fischer on Tuesday warned that the U.S. central bank must remain vigilant in monitoring financial stability risks.
SYDNEY (Reuters) – With the U.S. economy at full employment and inflation set to hit the Federal Reserve’s 2-percent target next year, the U.S. central bank needs to keep raising rates gradually to
By Marc Jones
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street ended higher on Friday as gains in tech and energy stocks more than offset weakness in the financial sector, while a slide in Home Depot kept the Dow in check.
By Andrea Hopkins
CLEVELAND (Reuters) – One of the Federal Reserve’s more hawkish policymakers said on Friday that recent inflation weakness was likely temporary and it should not delay another interest-rate hike this
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. capital rules may discourage banks from central clearing of securities and the Federal Reserve is considering reform, Fed Governor Jerome Powell said in Friday.
CLEVELAND (Reuters) – The U.S. economy is on a sound footing so the Federal Reserve must continue raising interest rates so as to avoid employment or inflation getting out of hand and causing a
The Federal Reserve issues the first round of stress tests, and big banks are doing well.